Tigerair Philippines adds a new domestic destination. Today, it launched direct flights from Manila to General Santos.
The airline’s General Santos service will depart Manila at 12:30 pm every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday and arrive in General Santos at 2:20 pm. Every Monday, the flight departs from Manila at 2:00 pm and arrives in General Santos at 3:50 pm.
Every Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday, the return flight will depart from General Santos at 3:00 pm and will land in Manila at 4:50 pm; whereas, on Mondays it will depart General Santos at 4:30 pm and arrive in Manila at 6:20 pm; and on Thursdays, it will depart General Santos at 3:10 pm and arrive in Manila at 5:00 pm.
The new flight will utilize an Airbus A320 aircraft. The lowest year-round fare for Manila-General Santos and vice versa starts at P2,008.
General Santos is dubbed as the “Tuna Capital of the Philippines.” It is also famous for its export quality products such as tropical fruits and copra. General Santos is also gateway to popular tourist destinations such as Lake Sebu, Seven Falls, and the Sarangani.
“Tigerair Philippines, through its network made wider with Cebu Pacific, looks forward to offering additional flight and destination options for its guests,” said Atty. Leilani de Leon, Tigerair Philippines Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs.