AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ first boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For quite some time, the only way to get to Romblon is by sea. It became simpler to get to when Romblon Airport (also acknowledged as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and standard flights started off functioning to the province. Even so, the pandemic place a halt to its operations. The sea, the moment all over again, turned the only method of professional passenger transportation readily available.
Rapidly forward to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT had its inaugural flight! This helps make traveling concerning Manila and Romblon a great deal a lot quicker, much easier, and extra hassle-free once again. No will need to melt away lots of hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to about an hour.
As of this producing, 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)
Suitable now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you’re traveling in advance of the calendar year finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. A lot more info in the impression beneath:
AirSWIFT has four forms of airfare offers:
- Promo: This presents unlimited cost-free rebooking and 7kg carry-on baggage. Having said that, since it’s a promo, restricted seats are offered for this offer.
- Essential: This lets rebooking 5x for absolutely free, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No check out-in baggage allowance, but you have cost-free 7kg for carry-on baggage.
- Price: This has 10kg verify-in baggage allowance on best of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for free, but you can’t do rerouting.
- Quality: This has the exact benefits as the Worth deal BUT with a look at-in baggage allowance of 20kg as a substitute of just 10kg.
Observe: When availing of the no cost rebooking, you must continue to keep in brain that fare difference might use.
AirSWIFT works by using the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner made by the Franco-Italian aircraft producer ATR (Avions de Transport Régional). It seats up to 50 travellers only, which usually means considerably less fuss and worry at the airport, even through check out-in and boarding.
For far more details about AirSWIFT and to examine out their flight program and fares, visit www.air-swift.com.
Below are the major Romblon hotels and resorts on Agoda. Just take observe of the spot of these houses for the reason that the province is an archipelago and the houses below are in numerous islands.
Written by: Asta Alvarez
Pics by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We had been lucky and honored to be invited by the Section of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the event with AirSWIFT and the people of Romblon. The celebration and succeeding tour was organized by AirSWIFT.