AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ very 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 turned less difficult to access when Romblon Airport (also acknowledged as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and normal flights started operating to the province. However, the pandemic put a halt to its operations. The sea, at the time again, turned the only manner of industrial passenger transportation readily available.
Fast ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT had its inaugural flight! This can make touring involving Manila and Romblon considerably a lot quicker, less difficult, and additional convenient once again. No need to burn off a lot of hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to roughly an hour.
As of this crafting, 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 7 days)
Correct now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo masking flights to Romblon. If you are traveling just before the year finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Extra facts in the picture beneath:
AirSWIFT has four forms of airfare deals:
- Promo: This offers limitless totally free rebooking and 7kg carry-on baggage. Nevertheless, considering the fact that it is a promo, minimal seats are obtainable for this deal.
- Essential: This allows rebooking 5x for absolutely free, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No check-in baggage allowance, but you have free of charge 7kg for have-on baggage.
- Price: This has 10kg examine-in baggage allowance on top rated of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for absolutely free, but you just cannot do rerouting.
- Top quality: This has the similar benefits as the Value bundle BUT with a check out-in baggage allowance of 20kg instead of just 10kg.
Be aware: When availing of the free of charge rebooking, you need to continue to keep in thoughts that fare change may perhaps use.
AirSWIFT employs the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner created by the Franco-Italian aircraft producer ATR (Avions de Transport Régional). It seats up to 50 passengers only, which usually means considerably less fuss and worry at the airport, even all through check out-in and boarding.
For more facts about AirSWIFT and to test out their flight routine and fares, stop by www.air-swift.com.
Below are the prime Romblon inns and resorts on Agoda. Take note of the location of these qualities mainly because the province is an archipelago and the properties underneath are in many islands.
Published by: Asta Alvarez
Photos by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We had been blessed and honored to be invited by the Department of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the celebration with AirSWIFT and the people of Romblon. The event and succeeding tour was structured by AirSWIFT.