AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ very first boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For very some time, the only way to reach Romblon is by sea. It became a lot easier to access when Romblon Airport (also acknowledged as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and normal flights started off functioning to the province. Nonetheless, the pandemic put a halt to its functions. The sea, after once again, turned the only mode of industrial passenger transportation accessible.
Quickly ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT experienced its inaugural flight! This will make touring in between Manila and Romblon significantly more quickly, simpler, and extra convenient once more. No have to have to burn up a lot of hrs on a ferry. This cuts the journey to about an hour.
As of this composing, in this article are the specifics:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Travel time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Routine: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a 7 days)
Proper now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you’re flying ahead of the calendar year finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Much more data in the picture below:
AirSWIFT has 4 types of airfare offers:
- Promo: This offers endless totally free rebooking and 7kg have-on baggage. Having said that, given that it’s a promo, minimal seats are out there for this bundle.
- Primary: This allows rebooking 5x for cost-free, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No examine-in baggage allowance, but you have no cost 7kg for carry-on baggage.
- Price: This has 10kg examine-in baggage allowance on best of the 7kg have-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for totally free, but you just cannot do rerouting.
- Top quality: This has the exact perks as the Worth package deal BUT with a look at-in baggage allowance of 20kg alternatively of just 10kg.
Take note: When availing of the totally free rebooking, you should hold in thoughts that fare distinction could apply.
AirSWIFT uses the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner manufactured by the Franco-Italian aircraft producer ATR (Avions de Transport Régional). It seats up to 50 travellers only, which suggests considerably less fuss and pressure at the airport, even all through test-in and boarding.
For additional info about AirSWIFT and to check out out their flight schedule and fares, visit www.air-swift.com.
Right here are the leading Romblon hotels and resorts on Agoda. Choose be aware of the area of these properties since the province is an archipelago and the qualities down below are in many islands.
Prepared by: Asta Alvarez
Pics by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We had been fortunate and honored to be invited by the Department of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the celebration with AirSWIFT and the folks of Romblon. The celebration and succeeding tour was organized by AirSWIFT.