AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ initially boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For quite some time, the only way to access Romblon is by sea. It turned simpler to arrive at when Romblon Airport (also regarded as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and common flights started out working to the province. However, the pandemic put a halt to its operations. The sea, when again, became the only method of industrial passenger transportation available.
Fast ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT experienced its inaugural flight! This makes touring between Manila and Romblon much quicker, a lot easier, and far more handy again. No need to have to burn up numerous hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to around an hour.
As of this crafting, right here are the specifics:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Vacation time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Routine: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a 7 days)
Appropriate now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you are traveling right before the year ends, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Extra facts in the impression below:
AirSWIFT has four varieties of airfare deals:
- Promo: This provides limitless totally free rebooking and 7kg carry-on baggage. Nonetheless, because it is a promo, constrained seats are offered for this bundle.
- Fundamental: This lets rebooking 5x for cost-free, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No test-in baggage allowance, but you have no cost 7kg for have-on baggage.
- Value: This has 10kg look at-in baggage allowance on top rated of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for cost-free, but you cannot do rerouting.
- Top quality: This has the same benefits as the Price bundle BUT with a look at-in baggage allowance of 20kg rather of just 10kg.
Note: When availing of the absolutely free rebooking, you need to hold in intellect that fare variance might apply.
AirSWIFT uses the ATR 42-600, a turboprop regional airliner created by the Franco-Italian plane producer ATR (Avions de Transport Régional). It seats up to 50 passengers only, which suggests much less fuss and strain at the airport, even in the course of examine-in and boarding.
For extra information and facts about AirSWIFT and to verify out their flight agenda and fares, go to www.air-swift.com.
Below are the leading Romblon hotels and resorts on Agoda. Acquire note of the place of these homes because the province is an archipelago and the qualities underneath are in different islands.
Written by: Asta Alvarez
Photos by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We had been blessed and honored to be invited by the Office of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to celebrate the occasion with AirSWIFT and the people of Romblon. The celebration and succeeding tour was arranged by AirSWIFT.