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 achieve Romblon is by sea. It became much easier to arrive at when Romblon Airport (also acknowledged as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and typical flights started operating to the province. Having said that, the pandemic put a halt to its operations. The sea, after all over again, became the only method of professional passenger transportation out there.
Fast ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT had its inaugural flight! This would make traveling in between Manila and Romblon a great deal more rapidly, much easier, and a lot more easy yet again. No need to have to burn quite a few several hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to about an hour.
As of this writing, here are the specifics:
- 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 week)
Proper now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo masking flights to Romblon. If you are traveling before the calendar year finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Much more data in the impression below:
AirSWIFT has 4 forms of airfare offers:
- Promo: This features limitless free of charge rebooking and 7kg have-on baggage. Nevertheless, given that it is a promo, constrained seats are readily available for this offer.
- Primary: This lets rebooking 5x for free of charge, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No check-in baggage allowance, but you have no cost 7kg for have-on baggage.
- Price: This has 10kg check out-in baggage allowance on top of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for totally free, but you can’t do rerouting.
- Top quality: This has the same perks as the Worth package BUT with a examine-in baggage allowance of 20kg as a substitute of just 10kg.
Notice: When availing of the cost-free rebooking, you must maintain in head that fare variance could utilize.
AirSWIFT uses the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner made by the Franco-Italian plane producer ATR (Avions de Transportation Régional). It seats up to 50 travellers only, which usually means a lot less fuss and stress at the airport, even for the duration of check-in and boarding.
For additional information about AirSWIFT and to verify out their flight program and fares, go to www.air-swift.com.
Listed here are the top rated Romblon accommodations and resorts on Agoda. Get note of the area of these qualities for the reason that the province is an archipelago and the homes beneath are in many islands.
Created by: Asta Alvarez
Images by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We have been blessed and honored to be invited by the Division of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the situation with AirSWIFT and the folks of Romblon. The function and succeeding tour was arranged by AirSWIFT.