Error Fare: One-Way Business Class on Air France from Bangkok to Paris for S$679

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This error fare is similar to the one I shared a couple of months ago, for flights from Oslo to Singapore.

For the price of Economy Class, travellers can book one-way Business Class flights from Bangkok to Paris.

This is perfect for Asia-based travellers planning to redeem miles for flights from Europe, and looking for a flight to the region.

Business Class Bangkok to Paris for S$679

Travellers can browse air fares easily through the calendar view on Google Flights, before completing the booking on the airline’s official website.

Travellers can find this amazing Business Class fare of S$678.70 almost every day from February 2024 till January 2025.

Sample search result for 1 June 2024

Fare inclusions

Here’s what included with a Business Flex fare:

In-flight meals: Included
Cabin baggage: 18kg total (2 pieces)
Checked baggage: 32kg (2 pieces)
Seat selection: Included
Airport lounge access: Included

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Air France Boeing 777-300ER Business Class seat

Unfortunately, Air France is not flying its aircraft with newer Business Class seats to Asia just yet.

The older cabin has the same 1-2-1 cabin configuration, with lesser technology and smaller screens.

Air France’s older Boeing 777-300ER Business Class seats (Photo: Air France)
Air France’s older Boeing 777-300ER Business Class seat (Photo: The Points Guy)
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Where to credit?

Travellers can earn miles on paid flights, when flying with major airlines.

These Business Flex fares should book you into fare class ‘C’, which gives you the following accruals:

Frequent
Flyer Program
AccrualMiles
Earned
KLM/Air France
Flying Blue
4 miles
per EUR
~1,870
Malaysia Airlines
Enrich
125%~7,300
Virgin Atlantic
Flying Club
400%~23,500

Best cards for Air France flight bookings

Travellers can also earn over 4,000 miles with this booking, by using the right cards.

Get 6 mpd with the UOB Lady’s card (with the Travel category selected), and 4 mpd with the other 2 cards. Take note of the monthly caps!

UOB Lady’s

Earn 4 mpd on chosen bonus category

+ Card Summary

HSBC Revolution

Earn 4 mpd or 2.5% cashback on selected online/contactless spending

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DBS Woman’s World

Earn 4 mpd on online spending

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Bottom line

This is an amazing error fare for a long-haul flight in Business Class, between Asia and Europe.

As there is a good chance that this is an error fare, it is advisable to defer making firm travel plans for at least the next couple of weeks, as the airline may cancel your booking and issue a refund (currency fluctuations may result in some monetary loss).

Historically, travellers who book error fares for flights in the coming days have a greater success of flying the itinerary (before the airline has time to react).

All the best!

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