AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ initially 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 became easier to access when Romblon Airport (also identified as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and frequent flights started off running to the province. However, the pandemic place a halt to its operations. The sea, when all over again, turned the only method of business passenger transportation obtainable.
Quick ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT had its inaugural flight! This can make touring among Manila and Romblon considerably faster, much easier, and extra hassle-free all over again. No need to have to burn up several hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to approximately an hour.
As of this composing, right here are the facts:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Journey time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Routine: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a 7 days)
Correct now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you’re traveling just before the calendar year ends, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. More facts in the picture below:
AirSWIFT has four varieties of airfare offers:
- Promo: This features limitless absolutely free rebooking and 7kg have-on baggage. On the other hand, since it’s a promo, confined seats are offered for this package deal.
- Essential: This makes it possible for rebooking 5x for no cost, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No test-in baggage allowance, but you have free 7kg for have-on baggage.
- Price: This has 10kg check-in baggage allowance on top of the 7kg have-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for absolutely free, but you simply cannot do rerouting.
- Quality: This has the exact same perks as the Benefit package deal BUT with a examine-in baggage allowance of 20kg alternatively of just 10kg.
Note: When availing of the no cost rebooking, you have to maintain in mind that fare distinction may perhaps utilize.
AirSWIFT utilizes the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner manufactured by the Franco-Italian aircraft producer ATR (Avions de Transportation Régional). It seats up to 50 passengers only, which indicates considerably less fuss and strain at the airport, even throughout check out-in and boarding.
For far more information about AirSWIFT and to test out their flight routine and fares, visit www.air-swift.com.
Listed here are the top Romblon accommodations and resorts on Agoda. Choose notice of the area of these properties since the province is an archipelago and the homes down below are in a variety of islands.
Published by: Asta Alvarez
Photos by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We were lucky and honored to be invited by the Section of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the situation with AirSWIFT and the individuals of Romblon. The occasion and succeeding tour was structured by AirSWIFT.