AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ to start with boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For really some time, the only way to arrive at Romblon is by sea. It turned less difficult to achieve when Romblon Airport (also known as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and regular flights started operating to the province. Having said that, the pandemic place a halt to its functions. The sea, once once more, became the only manner of professional passenger transportation out there.
Speedy forward to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT had its inaugural flight! This tends to make traveling concerning Manila and Romblon much speedier, much easier, and far more hassle-free yet again. No want to burn many hrs on a ferry. This cuts the journey to around an hour.
As of this creating, right 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
- Timetable: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a week)
Ideal now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo masking flights to Romblon. If you are flying ahead of the year finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Additional data in the impression beneath:
AirSWIFT has 4 styles of airfare packages:
- Promo: This gives unrestricted totally free rebooking and 7kg carry-on baggage. Nonetheless, due to the fact it’s a promo, restricted seats are out there for this bundle.
- Basic: This makes it possible for rebooking 5x for no cost, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No verify-in baggage allowance, but you have free 7kg for carry-on baggage.
- Price: This has 10kg check-in baggage allowance on leading of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for totally free, but you can not do rerouting.
- Quality: This has the identical perks as the Value deal BUT with a test-in baggage allowance of 20kg as an alternative of just 10kg.
Note: When availing of the absolutely free rebooking, you need to continue to keep in thoughts that fare change may apply.
AirSWIFT makes use of the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner produced by the Franco-Italian aircraft producer ATR (Avions de Transport Régional). It seats up to 50 travellers only, which suggests a lot less fuss and stress at the airport, even all through check out-in and boarding.
For more information about AirSWIFT and to test out their flight program and fares, go to www.air-swift.com.
Right here are the leading Romblon motels and resorts on Agoda. Take observe of the location of these homes simply because the province is an archipelago and the houses down below are in several islands.
Created by: Asta Alvarez
Images by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We were being lucky and honored to be invited by the Division of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the situation with AirSWIFT and the folks of Romblon. The occasion and succeeding tour was organized by AirSWIFT.