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Spirit NK8897
New York (EWR) to Austin (AUS)

Earn up to 3,224 points

Airbus A320-232 • Registration: N697NK • Typecode: A320 • Modes: A945ED

Spirit NK8897 • New York (EWR) to Austin (AUS)

Earn up to 3,224 points with SoLoyal!

Earn Free Spirit points on Spirit NK8897 from New York (EWR) to Austin (AUS) - What's in this guide?

Overview: Earning Free Spirit points on Spirit Flight NK8897

This guide explores how many miles you can earn as a Free Spirit loyalty program member when you fly from New York (EWR) to Austin (AUS) on Spirit Flight NK8897.

How many flights does Spirit operate?

As of 2022, Spirit Airlines has a fleet of 152 aircraft operating 985 flights across 628 routes and 83 destinations, making it a breeze for Free Spirit members to earn and redeem award travel. If you’re looking to track your flight miles for Flight NK8897 from New York Newark Liberty International Airport to Austin Bergstrom International Airport, SoLoyal is there for you. SoLoyal’s automated Spirit points tracker makes it extremely easy to understand how many points you have as a Free Spirit member. 

What is the flight schedule for Spirit Flight NK8897 from New York (EWR) to Austin (AUS)?

Spirit Flight NK8897 is scheduled to depart from New York Newark Liberty International Airport at its 9:12 pm departure time and travel 1,739 miles. It is then estimated to arrive at Austin Bergstrom International Airport after its expected 03:44 flight time.

How do you earn points with Spirit Airlines?

Spirit Airlines has a pretty simple points-earning structure for Flight NK8897. You’ll earn 6 points per dollar as a regular Free Spirit Member (750 points on a $125 flight). Silver members earn 8 points per dollar 1,000 points on a $125 flight), while gold members get 10 points per dollar (1,250 points on a $125 flight).

If you hold the Free Spirit Points Mastercard, you can also get an additional 2 points per dollar, which earns you 250 points on a $125 flight. However when you upgrade to the Free Spirit Points Plus Mastercard, you’ll get 3 points per dollar, totaling 375 points on a $125 flight.

If I book at $125, how many Free Spirit points will I earn on Flight NK8897 from EWR to AUS?

We’ve estimated a lower end price of $125 for Spirit Flight NK8897 from New York Newark Liberty International Airport to Austin Bergstrom International Airport. If you book at this price, here’s how the points earning schedule would look:

As a Free Spirit Member, Silver Member or Gold Member:

If you book Spirit Flight NK8897 at $125 as a regular Free Spirit member, you’ll earn 750 points. If you were to book the same flight as a Silver Member instead, you’d come away with 1,000 points which increases to 1,250 points as a Gold Member.

With the Spirit Points or Spirit Points Plus Mastercard:

If you book Spirit Flight NK8897 as a Free Spirit Member at $125 with the Spirit Points Card, you’ll earn 2 points per dollar which can be combined with your 750 points that were earned from booking as a Free Spirit member without the card. The credit card gives you 250 points on top of that, so your total points earned for Flight NK8897 from New York Newark Liberty International Airport to Austin Bergstrom International Airport will be 1,000 points. Once you step it up to the Spirit Points Plus Mastercard, you’ll be flying high with an additional 375 points on Flight NK8897, netting you a grand total of 1,125 Free Spirit points on this booking.

When you become a Silver Member, your points total with the Spirit Points Card becomes 1,250 points, increasing to 1,375 points if you hold the Spirit Points Plus Card. Gold members get 1,500 points with the Points Card and 1,625 with the Points Plus Card.

Points-earning table for Flight NK8897 if booked at $125
 Free SpiritSilver MemberGold Member
Price$125$125
$125
Points (no CC)7501,0001,250
Points (with CC)1,0001,250
1,500
Points (with +CC)1,1251,375
1,625
If I book at $183, how many Free Spirit points will I earn on Flight NK8897 from EWR to AUS?

Our estimated middle price is $183 for Spirit Flight NK8897 from EWR to AUS. If you book at this price you can expect to earn points according to the following:

As a Free Spirit Member, Silver Member or Gold Member:

Traveling on Spirit Flight NK8897 on a $183 ticket as a Free Spirit member will earn you 1,098 points. Silver Members get 1,464 points and Gold Members get 1,830 points.

With the Spirit Points or Spirit Points Plus Mastercard:

As a Free Spirit Member with the Spirit Points Mastercard, a $183 ticket on Flight NK8897 will get you 250 points above and beyond the 1,098 Free Spirit points you’ll get from booking without the card. Your total points earned for Flight NK8897 from EWR to AUS will be 1,464 points. Cardholders with a Spirit Points Plus Mastercard will get an additional 375 points on Flight NK8897, totaling 1,647 Free Spirit points.

Silver Members with the Spirit Points Card get a total of 1,830 points, which increases to 2,013 points if you hold the Spirit Points Plus Card. Gold members get 2,196 points with the Points Card and 2,379 with the Points Plus Card.

Points-earning table for Flight NK8897 if booked at $183
 Free SpiritSilver MemberGold Member
Price$183$183
$183
Points (no CC)1,0981,464
1,830
Points (with CC)1,4641,830
2,196
Points (with +CC)1,6472,013
2,379
If I book at $248, how many Free Spirit points will I earn on Flight NK8897 from EWR to AUS?

We’ve estimated the higher-end price for Spirit Flight NK8897 from EWR to AUS at $248. If you book at this price you’ll earn points like this:

As a Free Spirit Member, Silver Member or Gold Member:

Traveling on a $248 ticket on Spirit Flight NK8897 as a Free Spirit member will earn you 1,488 points. Silver Members get 1,984 points and Gold Members get 2,480 points.

With the Spirit Points or Spirit Points Plus Mastercard:

If you hold the Spirit Points Mastercard, a $248 ticket on Flight NK8897 will get you 250 points in addition to the 1,488 Free Spirit points you’ll get from booking without the card. Your total points earned for Flight NK8897 from EWR to AUS will become a solid 1,984 points. From there, cardholders with a Spirit Points Plus Mastercard will get an additional 375 points on Flight NK8897, totaling 2,232 Free Spirit points.

Silver Members with the Spirit Points Card will be rewarded with 2,480 points, increasing to 2,728 points if you have the Spirit Points Plus Card. Gold members get 2,976 points with the Points Card and 3,224 with the Points Plus Card.

Points-earning table for Flight NK8897 if booked at $248
 Free SpiritSilver MemberGold Member
Price$248$248
$248
Points (no CC)1,4881,984
2,480
Points (with CC)1,9842,480
2,976
Points (with +CC)2,2322,728
3,224



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