Earn miles by miles flown. See our guide to earning points for more.
This is a list of branded, program-specific credit cards, in addition to flexible reward cards. Not sure what is kind of card is right for you? Our guide weighs the pros/cons for each type of card.
Disclosure: This selection of cards is for reference and is not guaranteed to be complete or up to date. AwardAce does not earn any commission for any links.
The Amex EveryDay® Credit Card from American ExpressFlexible Transfer Card
Premier Rewards Gold Card from American ExpressFlexible Transfer Card
Citi ThankYou® Premier CardFlexible Transfer Card
Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American ExpressFlexible Transfer Card
Citi ThankYou® Preferred CardFlexible Transfer Card
|American Express||1:1||3 days|
|Starwood Preferred Guest||1:1||10-14 days|
The ratio is the number of flexible rewards points it would take to transfer to KrisFlyer.
Transfer time is what is reported by the transfer programs, supplemented by our own research. However, actual time to transfer is often highly variable.
|Airline Type||Pricing Type|
Don't know what airlines are bookable? See our list of particpating airlines.
Selected Redemptions(Miles required to redeem in Economy, Business and First)
Phoenix to Portland (PDX)
North America • 1+ bookable airlines • 1009 miles • Round-trip
San Juan to Barcelona (BCN)
Europe • 2+ bookable airlines • 4259 miles • Round-trip
Calgary to Shanghai (PVG)
Asia • 2+ bookable airlines • 5818 miles • Round-trip
Vancouver to Jakarta (CGK)
Asia • 2+ bookable airlines • 8290 miles • Round-trip
Salt Lake City to Tokyo (NRT)
Asia • 1+ bookable airlines • 5438 miles • Round-trip
Honolulu to Perth (PER)
Oceania • 1+ bookable airlines • 6769 miles • Round-trip
Atlanta to Nanjing (NKG)
Asia • 1+ bookable airlines • 7671 miles • Round-trip
Fort Myers to Frankfurt (FRA)
Europe • 2+ bookable airlines • 4847 miles • Round-trip
Booking And Fuel Surcharge Guide
Our step-by-step booking guides can show you how to book tickets on any airline.
Policies and Fees
Expiration: Points Expire 36 months since acquisition.
Fees and Charges
Fees are lower/wavied for flights on Singapore or SilkAir and elite members.
Key Airlines and Resources
Click through to each airport code to use our discover feature.
|Singapore Airlines (SQ)||SIN||Singapore||Changi Intl|
- Here's Everything You Need to Know About Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer - A Good Alternative to United MileagePlus
- James on pursued adventures | Upgrd
- Best Use of Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Miles
- Travel is Free
- Singapore Airlines | KrisFlyer
- FlyerTalk Forums
Elite Miles (EM)
Actual total miles flown
|Benefit||KrisFlyer||Elite Silver||Elite Gold|
|On Singapore Air, SilkAir, Star Alliance Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia|
|Earn KrisFlyer miles that can be redeemed for travel awards|
|Earn qualifying miles towards KrisFlyer Elite Silver and Elite Gold status|
|Priority airport standby|
|Increased check-in baggage allowance|
|Priority airport check-in|
|Priority baggage handling|
|On Singapore Airlines, SilkAir and Star Alliance airlines|
|Priority reservation waitlist|
|On Singapore Airlines, SilkAirÊand Virgin Atlantic|
|25% tier bonus on actual miles flown|
|On Singapore Airlines and Star Alliance airlines|
|Star Alliance Gold lounge access|
|On Virgin Australia|
|Virgin Australia operated lounge access|
|On Singapore Airlines and SilkAir|
|SilkAir lounge access|
|Earn PPS Value towards PPS Club status on Singapore Airlines Suites, First or Business Class|
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