AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ initially boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For fairly some time, the only way to reach Romblon is by sea. It became simpler to achieve when Romblon Airport (also identified as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and common flights started operating to the province. However, the pandemic place a halt to its operations. The sea, as soon as again, grew to become the only method of professional passenger transportation obtainable.
Quick ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT had its inaugural flight! This makes touring in between Manila and Romblon a lot quicker, much easier, and a lot more convenient yet again. No need to burn lots of several hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to about an hour.
As of this producing, below are the details:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Travel time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Program: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a week)
Right now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you are traveling before the yr ends, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Far more data in the picture underneath:
AirSWIFT has 4 types of airfare packages:
- Promo: This presents unlimited free rebooking and 7kg have-on baggage. However, considering that it is a promo, minimal seats are available for this package.
- Fundamental: This permits rebooking 5x for cost-free, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No check out-in baggage allowance, but you have absolutely free 7kg for have-on baggage.
- Worth: This has 10kg check out-in baggage allowance on prime of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for absolutely free, but you simply cannot do rerouting.
- Premium: This has the exact perks as the Benefit bundle BUT with a examine-in baggage allowance of 20kg as a substitute of just 10kg.
Notice: When availing of the absolutely free rebooking, you have to preserve in head that fare variation could utilize.
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 indicates much less fuss and tension at the airport, even for the duration of look at-in and boarding.
For a lot more information and facts about AirSWIFT and to look at out their flight schedule and fares, take a look at www.air-swift.com.
Listed here are the major Romblon motels and resorts on Agoda. Just take be aware of the site of these houses due to the fact the province is an archipelago and the homes beneath are in various islands.
Penned by: Asta Alvarez
Photos by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We had been fortunate and honored to be invited by the Section of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the occasion with AirSWIFT and the folks of Romblon. The function and succeeding tour was arranged by AirSWIFT.