AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ first boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For rather some time, the only way to arrive at Romblon is by sea. It turned easier to get to when Romblon Airport (also recognized as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and normal flights commenced working to the province. Nevertheless, the pandemic place a halt to its functions. The sea, at the time once more, became the only manner of industrial passenger transportation accessible.
Speedy forward to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT experienced its inaugural flight! This makes touring among Manila and Romblon significantly quicker, simpler, and additional easy again. No need to burn many hrs on a ferry. This cuts the journey to around an hour.
As of this writing, here are the aspects:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Travel time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Timetable: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a week)
Ideal now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you’re flying prior to the yr ends, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Extra data in the graphic under:
AirSWIFT has four forms of airfare packages:
- Promo: This features limitless cost-free rebooking and 7kg have-on baggage. Even so, since it’s a promo, limited seats are obtainable for this package deal.
- Standard: This lets rebooking 5x for free of charge, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No examine-in baggage allowance, but you have absolutely free 7kg for carry-on baggage.
- Price: This has 10kg examine-in baggage allowance on leading of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for free of charge, but you just cannot do rerouting.
- Premium: This has the similar benefits as the Benefit package deal BUT with a test-in baggage allowance of 20kg as an alternative of just 10kg.
Note: When availing of the no cost rebooking, you have to hold in head that fare variance might utilize.
AirSWIFT employs the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner produced by the Franco-Italian plane producer ATR (Avions de Transportation Régional). It seats up to 50 travellers only, which indicates considerably less fuss and strain at the airport, even throughout check out-in and boarding.
For additional information and facts about AirSWIFT and to examine out their flight timetable and fares, check out www.air-swift.com.
Here are the top rated Romblon resorts and resorts on Agoda. Just take note of the spot of these attributes because the province is an archipelago and the properties under are in several islands.
Created by: Asta Alvarez
Pictures by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We have been lucky and honored to be invited by the Division of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to celebrate the situation with AirSWIFT and the persons of Romblon. The event and succeeding tour was organized by AirSWIFT.