Seattle will become the fifth US city in
Singapore Airlines’ route network, and the fourth to be served
non-stop from Singapore, when new flights are introduced next
The non-stop Singapore-Seattle flights are due to be
launched on 3 September 2019 and will initially be operated
three times per week before increasing to four times per week
in October 2019.
Airbus A350-900 aircraft will be used on the
route, fitted with 42 Business Class, 24 Premium Economy Class
and 187 Economy Class seats.
Subject to regulatory approvals,
flight SQ28 will initially depart Singapore at 09:25 every
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and arrive in Seattle at 09:05 on
the same day.
The return sector, operated as
SQ27, will depart Seattle at 10:40 every Tuesday, Thursday
and Saturday and arrive in Singapore the following day at
From October 2019, flight SQ28 and flight SQ27 will
operate every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
non-stop flights to Seattle are another demonstration of our
commitment to expand our operations in the important US market
and grow our network reach. The new services will also further
strengthen the Singapore hub by providing customers faster and
more convenient connectivity from key markets such as Southeast
Asia, South Asia and Australasia to North America,” said Singapore
Airlines CEO, Mr Goh Choon Phong.
The new Seattle flights will complement
Singapore Airlines’ existing services to the US cities of
Houston, Los Angeles, New York (both JFK and Newark airports) and
Singapore Airlines recently introduced daily
non-stop flights between Singapore and New York (Newark) and from
2 November 2018 will fly non-stop between Singapore and Los
Angeles using Airbus A350- 900ULR (ultra-long-range) aircraft.
Existing non-stop services to San Francisco will also be increased
from seven to 10 flights per week with effect from 28 November
Singapore Airlines will operate 53 flights per week to
the US by December 2018, including 27 non-stop Singapore-US
services. With the introduction of the new Seattle flights next
year, total US frequency will increase to 57 flights per week.
Tickets for the Seattle flights will be
made available for sale progressively from 7 November 2018.