Sponsor Message:
Aviation Trip Reports Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Raffles Class SQ LHR-SIN-SIN Any Info?  
User currently offlineNG737PSR From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 305 posts, RR: 0
Posted (15 years 1 month 3 weeks 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 3676 times:

I'm fortunately travelling in Raffles Class with Singapore Airlines next month LHR-SIN-LHR, obviously on a Boeing 747-400.

I'm looking for any details of people's experience on this route in Raffles Class. Also is it better in the upper deck or on the main deck, is there a difference in seating/pitch/service between the decks?

Thanks in advance.

3 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offlineCathay pacific From Australia, joined May 2000, 1864 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (15 years 1 month 3 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3613 times:

well....i didn't fly on this route...but i flew from SYD to HKG via SIN.....and i travelled in both the upper deck and the main cabin....i dun think there is any difference in seating/pitch/service.......however....if you want a window seat....i think you should go for the main cabin.....i find that i had a hard time looking out the window when i was travelling in the upper deck....the window seem to be lower than those in the main deck (probably cos of the curve of the plane...correct me if i am wrong).......
anyway.........i'm sure you will enjoy your flight as i had with mine!!!! have a pleasent journey!!!!!!!  Smile

ps....i was a bit disappointed with their amenity kit

 Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy Fly Cathay Pacific...The Heart of Asia  Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy

cathay pacific, now you're really flying
User currently offlineSr176 From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 409 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (15 years 1 month 3 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3614 times:

I think the amenity kit is the only disappointment, eveything else - just perfect.
Yes it is a bit hard to look out from the upperdeck, but you have a nice extra space between the seat and the wall.

User currently offlineSIA fan From Indonesia, joined Aug 2000, 728 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (15 years 1 month 3 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 3586 times:

I haven't flown this route before but I've traveled in Raffles Class quite a lot of times on other routes. All the times I've travelled in Raffles Class was on the upper deck, except for the one time on a SIN-CGK flight when they only had 6 passengers so they put us all on the main deck. In my opinion, the upper deck is the best, it seemed quiter and more exclusive. The seating config. is 2-2 on the upper deck whereas on the main deck it's 2-3-2. One bad thing is that there are less space for your carry-on luggage on the upper deck. Other things such as seat pitch and service are the same. Enjoy your flight!  Smile

Top Of Page
Forum Index

Reply To This Topic Raffles Class SQ LHR-SIN-SIN Any Info?
No username? Sign up now!

Forgot Password? Be reminded.
Remember me on this computer (uses cookies)
  • Trip reports only! Other topics here
  • If criticizing an airline, express yourself in a dignified manner.
  • No adverts of any kind. This includes web pages.
  • No hostile language or criticizing of others.
  • Do not post copyright protected material.
  • Use relevant and describing topics.
  • Check if your post already been discussed.
  • Check your spelling!
Add Images Add SmiliesPosting Help

Please check your spelling (press "Check Spelling" above)

Similar topics:More similar topics...
SQ LHR-SIN-BKK-SIN-LHR posted Tue Jun 25 2002 14:29:46 by Ryanb741
Raffles Class SQ SIN-PER/BNE-SIN Any Info? posted Wed Apr 4 2001 23:12:21 by NG737PSR
Trip Report - LHR-SIN On SQ Raffles Class posted Thu Apr 26 2001 11:12:51 by Ryanb741
PEN-SIN Raffles Class - SQ 777-212ER (Pics) posted Tue Sep 19 2006 11:51:03 by UTA_flyinghigh
SIN-PEN Raffles Class - SQ 777-212ER (Pics) posted Mon Aug 7 2006 19:59:06 by UTA_flyinghigh
SQ/UA SIN-EWR-ORD Raffles Class (stranded In EWR) posted Mon Oct 24 2005 05:22:23 by RoseFlyer
Singapore Airlines LHR-SIN (Raffles Class) posted Sat May 19 2001 09:00:48 by NG737PSR
Heading Back East: LHR-SIN On SQ F posted Sat Apr 1 2006 20:25:40 by Rejuvenated
Asian Delight, LHR-SIN-BKK-SIN-LHR On SQ With Pics posted Wed Feb 22 2006 20:05:34 by BMIFlyer
First Trip For The Summer: LHR-SIN-BKK With SQ posted Tue Jun 22 2004 19:18:48 by Thai747

Sponsor Message:
Printer friendly format