The inaugural flight for Korean-based airline, Air Premia landed in Singapore on 16 July 2022. Singapore is the airline’s first passenger flight outside of Korea. With the recent increase in connectivity between Singapore and Korea, there are now more options for travellers from Singapore.
It operates 3 times weekly service between Singapore and Seoul Incheon. The airline operates a fleet of Boeing 787-9 aircraft in a two-class seat configuration.
Air Premia SIN – ICN – SIN Flight Schedule
YP632 departs Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 3 at 3.20 am and arrives in Incheon Seoul at 10.50 am on Mondays, Tuesdays (from 25 July 2022), Thursdays and Saturdays. YP631 departs Incheon at 8.30 pm, and lands in Singapore at 2 am the next day on Mondays (from 25 July 2022), Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
The 3.20 am departure from Singapore has its pros and cons. Landing in Seoul at 10.50 am gives the traveller a full day to enjoy the city saving on accommodation. But that also means sacrificing good sleep for some to enjoy the day. What type of traveller are you? Save on hotel on a good night’s rest?
Air Premia Seat Configuration
Economy 35 Class seats by Recaro have a 35-inch seat pitch in a 3-3-3 configuration. Premium Economy Premia 42 Class boasts a 42-inch seat pitch in a 2-3-2 configuration. Each aircraft has 56 Premium Economy Seats and 253 Economy Class Seats. Seats feature Full HD touchscreen Inflight Entertainment with films, TV shows and music. Inflight Wifi is also available onboard with three data plans for data available from US$11.95 for 1 hour of use up to 50 MB data. A 3-hour plan for 150 mb would cost US$26.95 or the 24-hour plan for 250 mb is priced at US$35.95. Hot meals and beverages are also available.
Premia42 – Premium Economy
Passengers in Premia42 check in at a dedicated check-in counter with priority baggage handling. Online check-in is available 3 hours prior to departure allowing Premia42 passengers to select a preferred seat and issue the boarding pass in advance.
Inflight, they will receive an environment-friendly recycling pouch containing skincare products, oil mist and dental care set. The Full HD 13-inch touch screen offers various entertainment.Air
They will also enjoy premium in-flight meals or snacks that include two types of wine. The seats are 20 inches wide. Baggage allowance includes two carry-on baggage not exceeding 10kg each and one checked-in baggage not exceeding 32kg for all routes except America or two not exceeding 32kg each for the Americas.
Air Premia Economy35 – Economy
Economy passengers also get to enjoy inflight entertainment on a Full HD 12-inch touch screen. Premium in-flight meals and snacks are available on flights for more than 4 hours. The seats are 18 inches wide. Baggage allowance includes one carry-on baggage not exceeding 10kg and checked in allowance of 1 baggage not exceeding 23kg for Flex/Standard fares and not exceeding 15kg for Lite fares for all routes other than America. For the Americas, Flex/Standard fares passengers can check in up to two baggage not exceeding 23kg each. For Lite fare passengers, they can check in 1 baggage not exceeding 23 kg.
Changi Travel International Appointed GSA for Air Premia
Air Premia has partnered Changi Travel International, its General Sales Agent for Singapore. As the General Sales Agent for Air Premia, Changi Travel International will oversee air ticket sales on both the B2B and B2C front. Changi Travel International is the corporate travel arm of Changi Travel Services, with businesses including Corporate Travel Management, MICE, Tour & Leisure, GSA, Passenger & Cargo, Airline Services, National Tourist Office, and Marketing & PR Services.
The Hybrid Service Carrier focuses on medium and long-haul routes, a gap in the market in which low-cost carriers are not able to fly, while full-service carriers cannot provide attractive prices.
Ticket prices before taxes start from S$320 in Economy and from S$1,040 for Premium Economy. Bookings for flights to Korea are now available progressively on all channels including Changi Travel International’s hotline at +65 6922 9610 and email [email protected] as well as through Online Travel Agencies and Travel Agents.