AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ first boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For quite some time, the only way to attain Romblon is by sea. It grew to become easier to achieve when Romblon Airport (also recognized as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and normal flights began working to the province. Even so, the pandemic place a halt to its operations. The sea, at the time yet again, became the only manner of industrial passenger transportation accessible.
Quick ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT experienced its inaugural flight! This will make traveling in between Manila and Romblon much more rapidly, less complicated, and additional convenient once more. No require to burn up quite a few hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to around an hour.
As of this producing, right here are the details:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Vacation time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Agenda: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a week)
Correct now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you’re traveling ahead of the 12 months finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. More details in the graphic down below:
AirSWIFT has 4 forms of airfare deals:
- Promo: This provides unrestricted free of charge rebooking and 7kg carry-on baggage. Nonetheless, since it’s a promo, restricted seats are obtainable for this package.
- Standard: This permits rebooking 5x for free of charge, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No test-in baggage allowance, but you have free of charge 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 just can’t do rerouting.
- High quality: This has the similar perks as the Benefit package deal BUT with a check out-in baggage allowance of 20kg as a substitute of just 10kg.
Note: When availing of the free of charge rebooking, you should continue to keep in head that fare difference could apply.
AirSWIFT uses 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 means much less fuss and tension at the airport, even all through check-in and boarding.
For additional information and facts about AirSWIFT and to check out their flight agenda and fares, check out www.air-swift.com.
Below are the prime Romblon motels and resorts on Agoda. Get observe of the spot of these properties simply because the province is an archipelago and the homes below are in numerous islands.
Composed by: Asta Alvarez
Photographs by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We were lucky and honored to be invited by the Section of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the occasion with AirSWIFT and the persons of Romblon. The function and succeeding tour was arranged by AirSWIFT.