AirSWIFT, the Philippines’ first boutique airline, has kicked off a new route — Manila to Romblon!
For fairly some time, the only way to achieve Romblon is by sea. It became less difficult to achieve when Romblon Airport (also regarded as Tugdan Airport or Tablas Airport) in the municipality of Alcantara opened and standard flights started working to the province. However, the pandemic set a halt to its functions. The sea, after yet again, turned the only mode of professional passenger transportation available.
Fast ahead to 24 September 2022: AirSWIFT experienced its inaugural flight! This would make traveling amongst Manila and Romblon much more quickly, a lot easier, and far more hassle-free once again. No want to burn off numerous hours on a ferry. This cuts the journey to around an hour.
As of this crafting, listed here are the information:
- Terminal in Manila: NAIA Terminal 4
- Terminal in Romblon: Tugdan Airport (Romblon Airport) in Alcantara, Tablas Island
- Journey time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
- Schedule: Tuesdays and Saturdays (2x a week)
Right now, AirSWIFT has an introductory promo covering flights to Romblon. If you are flying in advance of the calendar year finishes, you can snag tickets for only P3,819, all-in. Additional details in the graphic under:
AirSWIFT has four varieties of airfare packages:
- Promo: This offers unlimited no cost rebooking and 7kg have-on baggage. However, due to the fact it’s a promo, constrained seats are available for this bundle.
- Basic: This enables rebooking 5x for no cost, but refunding and rerouting are not permitted. No verify-in baggage allowance, but you have cost-free 7kg for carry-on baggage.
- Worth: This has 10kg test-in baggage allowance on best of the 7kg carry-on baggage. You can do rebooking 5X for cost-free, but you cannot do rerouting.
- Quality: This has the identical perks as the Price package BUT with a verify-in baggage allowance of 20kg alternatively of just 10kg.
Take note: When availing of the cost-free rebooking, you ought to maintain in intellect that fare big difference may well use.
AirSWIFT works by using 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 travellers only, which usually means significantly less fuss and pressure at the airport, even during verify-in and boarding.
For much more details about AirSWIFT and to test out their flight schedule and fares, take a look at www.air-swift.com.
Below are the top Romblon inns and resorts on Agoda. Acquire note of the site of these qualities simply because the province is an archipelago and the homes underneath are in several islands.
Prepared by: Asta Alvarez
Photographs by: Yosh Dimen
Disc: We were lucky and honored to be invited by the Section of Tourism (DOT) – MIMAROPA to rejoice the celebration with AirSWIFT and the people of Romblon. The celebration and succeeding tour was arranged by AirSWIFT.
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