Clark airport reduces terminal fee to P450-A A +A
Saturday, October 6, 2012
CLARK FREEPORT -- The Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC) has announced the reduction of the terminal fee from P600 to P450 for international passengers effective October 2012.
CIAC president Victor Jose Luciano said the price is the lowest in all airports in the country today.
Luciano said the CIAC board, during a special board meeting on September 20, approved the adjustment of fee charged to outbound passengers using the Clark International Airport.
He said the new rate, P350 for terminal fee and P100 for security fee, will take effect this October.
“This is a good news to our passengers were we had lowered the current P600 terminal fee to only P450, it will attract more travelers and tourists to utilized the Clark International Airport,” Luciano added.
The current P150 terminal fee for domestic passengers will remain.
“Clark International Airport collects the lowest terminal fee than any other international airports in the country that includes the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Metro Manila which collects P500,” Luciano said.
Clark International Airport is home to six budget carriers operating 24 hours a day. These include Air Asia Philippines and Air Asia Berhad which flies to Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu, Macau and Singapore.
Cebu Pacific Air flies to Hong Kong, Bangkok, Macau and Singapore, Airphil Express to Hong Kong and Singapore, South East Asian Airlines (Seair) to Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Kota Kinabalu, and Jin Air to Incheon in South Korea.
Air Asia Philippine also flies to Davao, Kalibo, Cebu and Puerto Princesa; Airphil Express to Cebu, Davao, Kalibo and Puerto Princesa; Seair to Kalibo and Cebu Pacific to Cebu.
Other carriers are Asiana Airlines that flies Clark-Incheon with connecting flights to the United States, and Dragonair Clark-Hong Kong.
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on October 06, 2012.