The German capital is Scoot’s second destination in Europe and its third long-haul destination, after Athens and Honolulu
Scoot, Asia/Pacific’s Best Low Cost Airline1 for four consecutive years and the low-cost arm of Singapore Airlines (SIA), has launched ticket sales to its highly anticipated third long-haul destination of Berlin, Germany! The non-stop Singapore-Berlin flights are scheduled to commence on 20 June 2018. Up for grabs are attractive promotional one-way tax-inclusive fares starting from $299 for Economy FLY (not including baggage and meals) and $899 for ScootBiz.
These fares are subject to availability and will go on sale from today till 31 January 2018, for travel from 20 June to 26 October 2018. For an additional 10% off selected FLYBAG and FLYBAGEAT fares, key in the promo code ‘GOBERLIN’. Berlin will be the SIA Group’s fourth destination in Germany, after Düsseldorf, Frankfurt and Munich, which are operated by SIA.
The four-times-weekly Singapore-Berlin return flights will be operated with widebody, twin-aisle Boeing 787 Dreamliners, subject to regulatory approval. The 787 Dreamliner is spacious and boasts state of the art innovations that provide a more comfortable travel experience, such as improved humidity and cabin pressurization, large dimmable windows, 20% less noise and ample overhead compartment space.
Scoot’s 787 Dreamliners also offer several amenities and services suited to long-haul travel, such as inflight Wi-Fi, in-seat power and inflight ScooTV entertainment streamed to guests’ own devices. Guests can choose from a full-leather ScootBiz seat with 38” pitch, 30kg checked-in baggage, and meals and drinks included, or enjoy a peaceful journey in the ScootinSilence economy class quiet zone with seat pitches ranging from 31” up to 35”.
Mr Lee Lik Hsin, Scoot’s Chief Executive Officer, said, “Scoot’s low-cost long-haul business model has finally taken off in the last six months with our flights to Athens and Honolulu.
Both have lived up to our expectations and our guests tell us that the 787 Dreamliner has been key to convincing them to travel long-haul on low-cost. With Berlin, we continue on our mission to bring more choices for great value long-haul, low-cost travel to more travellers so they can escape the ordinary!” Scoot’s current route network comprises 63 destinations across 17 countries, with flights to Kuantan commencing in February 2018.
Scoot operates a fleet of 16 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 24 Airbus A320 family aircraft, with four more Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 39 Airbus A320neo aircraft on order. The flight schedule for the Singapore-Berlin service is as follows: Sector Departure Arrival Frequency Singapore – Berlin 12.20 a.m. 7.25 a.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday Berlin – Singapore 9.25 a.m. 3.35 a.m. (+1) Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday All times local.
Scoot was awarded Best Low Cost Airline Asia/Pacific for 2018 in the Airline Excellence Awards by AirlineRatings.com for the fourth year running.