Philippine Airlines opened 12 new domestic routes with Clark and Cebu as its main hubs.
The expanded operations in these hubs aim to make flights more accessible to more Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao customers and help decongest the Manila hub.
The airline launched flights between Cebu and Busuanga, Puerto Princesa, General Santos and Surigao.
(Cebu-Busuanga-Cebu: 7RT flights/week)
PR 2680 departs Cebu daily at 8:40AM and arrives in Busuanga at 10:10AM; PR2681 leaves Busuanga at 1:50PM and touches down in Cebu at 3:20PM.
(Cebu-Puerto Princesa-Cebu: 7RT flights/ week)
PR2347 operates four times weekly (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays), departing Cebu at 8:40AM, arriving in Puerto Princesa at 9:55AM. Its return journey via PR2348 operates on same days with departure from Puerto Princesa at 10:35AM and arrival in Cebu at 11:50AM.
PR 2349 operates thrice weekly (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays), leaving Cebu at 12:30PM and touching down in Puerto Princesa at 1:45PM. Return flight PR 2350 operates on same days, departing Puerto Princesa at 2:25PM and touching down in Cebu at 3:40PM.
(Cebu-General Santos-Cebu: 7RTflights/week)
PR2355 leaves Cebu thrice weekly (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays) at 8:30AM, touching down in General Santos at 9:40AM; PR2356 operates on same days, taking off from General Santos at 10:20AM and landing in Cebu at 11:30AM.
PR2357 departs Cebu four times weekly (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays) at 12:50PM and arrives in General Santos at 2PM; PR2358 leaves General Santos on same days at 2:40PM and touches down in Cebu at 3:50PM.
PR 2395 departs Cebu thrice weekly (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays) at 10:10AM and touches down in Surigao at 10:55AM; PR2396 leaves Surigao on same days at 11:15AM and arrives in Cebu at 12NN.
PR 2397 departs Cebu four times weekly (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays) at 12:30PM and touches down in Surigao at 1:15PM; PR 2398 leaves Surigao on same days at 1:35PM and arrives in Cebu at 2:20PM.
PAL flights between Cebu and Butuan have been increased from daily to twice daily.
The Cebu hub also operates domestic flights to Bacolod, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Caticlan, Davao, Iloilo, Kalibo and Tacloban as well as international flights to Chengdu, Los Angeles, Nagoya, Osaka, Narita (Tokyo), Seoul (Incheon) and Singapore.
Meanwhile new flights are now operating from Clark to Puerto Princesa and Busuanga.
(Clark-Puerto Princesa-Clark:3RT flights/week)
PR877 leaves Clark thrice weekly (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays) at 10:50AM and touches down in Puerto Princesa at 12:20PM; PR877 departs Puerto Princesa on same days at 1PM and arrives in Clark at 2:30PM.
PR2687 departs Clark daily at 12:10PM and arrives in Busuanga at 1:30PM; return flights leave daily at 10:30AM with arrivals in Clark at 11:50AM.
The Clark hub also operates domestic flights to Caticlan, Cebu and Davao as well as an international flight to Seoul (Incheon).
Seat-sale hunters can also look for PALmazing Deals, PAL’s seat sale every weekend available online, any PAL Ticket Office or partner travel agency from Friday to Sunday.
For those who want a hassle-free vacation, PAL offers Swingaround, a travel package that lets passengers book flights and hotel accommodations in one go. There are over 60 local and international destinations to choose from, and booking is available 24/7 through PAL's Swingaround website (swingaround.philippineairlines.com).
For flight information, passengers may visit www.philippineairlines.com or call PAL hotline number (02) 855 – 8888.