AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ first boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For rather some time, the only way to attain Romblon is by sea. It became simpler to access when Romblon Airport (also recognized as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and common flights started off working to the province. Nevertheless, the pandemic place a halt to its operations. The sea, the moment once more, became the only manner of commercial passenger transportation readily available.
Quick ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT experienced its inaugural flight! This tends to make touring involving Manila and Romblon substantially speedier, easier, and far more effortless yet again. No want to burn numerous hrs on a ferry. This cuts the journey to around an hour.
As of this producing, here are the particulars:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Journey time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Schedule: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a week)
Ideal now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo masking flights to Romblon. If you are flying right before the calendar year finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Far more info in the picture beneath:
AirSWIFT has four styles of airfare deals:
- Promo: This offers unlimited absolutely free rebooking and 7kg carry-on baggage. Nonetheless, considering that it is a promo, constrained seats are readily available for this package deal.
- Simple: This lets rebooking 5x for absolutely free, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No look at-in baggage allowance, but you have free of charge 7kg for have-on baggage.
- Benefit: This has 10kg verify-in baggage allowance on top rated of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for absolutely free, but you can not do rerouting.
- High quality: This has the exact same perks as the Value deal BUT with a test-in baggage allowance of 20kg in its place of just 10kg.
Note: When availing of the totally free rebooking, you ought to preserve in mind that fare variance may use.
AirSWIFT employs the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner created by the Franco-Italian aircraft producer ATR (Avions de Transportation Régional). It seats up to 50 passengers only, which signifies a lot less fuss and stress at the airport, even through check-in and boarding.
For extra facts about AirSWIFT and to check out out their flight program and fares, stop by www.air-swift.com.
Right here are the leading Romblon resorts and resorts on Agoda. Just take observe of the area of these attributes simply because the province is an archipelago and the homes down below are in many islands.
Prepared by: Asta Alvarez
Pics by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We have been blessed and honored to be invited by the Division of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to celebrate the situation with AirSWIFT and the people today of Romblon. The event and succeeding tour was organized by AirSWIFT.