AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ first boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For very some time, the only way to achieve Romblon is by sea. It grew to become less complicated to access when Romblon Airport (also recognized as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and typical flights started operating to the province. However, the pandemic place a halt to its operations. The sea, the moment yet again, became the only mode of commercial passenger transportation readily available.
Rapidly ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT experienced its inaugural flight! This makes traveling among Manila and Romblon a great deal more rapidly, simpler, and more convenient once more. No need to have to burn lots of hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to approximately an hour.
As of this producing, right here are the information:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Travel time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Program: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a 7 days)
Proper now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo masking flights to Romblon. If you are traveling before the 12 months finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. More facts in the graphic down below:
AirSWIFT has four kinds of airfare deals:
- Promo: This offers limitless free rebooking and 7kg carry-on baggage. Even so, given that it’s a promo, limited seats are accessible for this offer.
- Fundamental: This allows rebooking 5x for totally free, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No test-in baggage allowance, but you have cost-free 7kg for have-on baggage.
- Value: This has 10kg check out-in baggage allowance on top rated of the 7kg have-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for cost-free, but you can not do rerouting.
- High quality: This has the similar perks as the Benefit package deal BUT with a look at-in baggage allowance of 20kg as a substitute of just 10kg.
Be aware: When availing of the free of charge rebooking, you must hold in mind that fare variance might apply.
AirSWIFT utilizes the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner created by the Franco-Italian plane producer ATR (Avions de Transportation Régional). It seats up to 50 travellers only, which implies considerably less fuss and anxiety at the airport, even in the course of look at-in and boarding.
For much more information and facts about AirSWIFT and to check out their flight plan and fares, stop by www.air-swift.com.
Right here are the leading Romblon resorts and resorts on Agoda. Get be aware of the site of these properties for the reason that the province is an archipelago and the attributes under are in numerous islands.
Penned by: Asta Alvarez
Photos by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We ended up fortunate and honored to be invited by the Section of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to celebrate the situation with AirSWIFT and the people today of Romblon. The occasion and succeeding tour was organized by AirSWIFT.