SQ tops TripAdvisor awards

SINGAPORE, 10 April 2018: True to form Singapore Airlines tops the latest TripAdvisor choice awards for airlines worldwide.

The travel planning and booking site announced, Monday, the winners of its Travellers’ Choice® awards for airlines worldwide and also in regional categories.

TripAdvisor’s reviews recognised Singapore Airlines as the world’s best in both first and economy class travel.

Asian airlines fly high

Among the global top 10, Asian carriers dominated with four airlines on the list (Singapore Airlines, Japan Airlines, EVA Air and Korean Air); followed by the Middle East with two airlines (Emirates and Qatar Airways).

Top 10 Airlines in the World:

  1. Singapore Airlines, Singapore;
  2. Air New Zealand, New Zealand;
  3. Emirates, United Arab Emirates;
  4. Japan Airlines, Japan;
  5. an;5. EVA Air, Taiwan;
  6. Southwest Airlines, United States;
  7. Jet2.com, United Kingdom;
  8. Qatar Airways, Qatar;
  9. Azul, Brazil;
  10. Korean Air, South Korea.

Top Major Airlines in Asia:

The Best: Singapore Airlines, Singapore

Runners-up (alphabetical order):

  • All Nippon Airways, Japan
  • Asiana Airlines, South Korea
  • Cathay Pacific, Hong Kong
  • China Airlines, Taiwan
  • EVA Air, Taiwan
  • Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia
  • Japan Airlines, Japan
  • Korean Air, South Korea
  • Thai Airways, Thailand
  • Vietnam Airlines, Vietnam

Other awards
Best First Class: Singapore Airlines, Singapore;
Best Business Class: Qatar Airways, Qatar;
Best Premium Economy: Air New Zealand, New Zealand;
Best Economy: Singapore Airlines, Singapore.