Philippine Airlines & PAL Express Promo Guide

Philippine Airlines & PAL Express Promo Guide

Do you want to book the cheapest flights with flag-carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) and its budget airline brand, PAL Express? It’s now easier after these airlines started offering promo fares.

Philippine Airlines and PAL Express promo fares are discounted flight seats offered during a seat sale promotion. Both airlines do not announce promos as frequently as its competitors but when they do, the cheap flights are worth considering especially because of the airlines’ excellent service performance.

Aside from operating an extensive domestic flight network, they are also the only Philippine-based airline, which serves long haul flights to North America, the Middle East, and Australia.

Latest Promo Fares

Philippine Airlines promos are posted at the front page of the airlines’ official website. Selling period of PAL promos may last two to four days or extend up to several weeks. Additionally, the travel period may fall on peak or off peak seasons.

For your convenience, we regularly check their announcements and display the fares below:

How to check flight availability

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Online flight searchbox in PAL’s official website.

After you have found a cheap fare that you would like to book, you can check the flight and promo availability on PAL’s website: http://www.philippineairlines.com/.

Use the online flight search service by entering your travel details and clicking the search button. You will be presented with a list of flights and corresponding prices.

Promo fares are listed under the column labeled “Budget Economy.”

If there are no “Budget Economy” fares available it means that all seats allocated for promo flights are already sold out on that particular flight. You can try searching flights on other dates. Make sure that your travel dates coincide with the dates posted on the promo announcement.

Compare Flights on Wego

You can also check flights of Philippine Airlines and PAL Express on Wego, an online flight search engine that gathers flight data from hundreds of airlines and travel sites. It’s a convenient and easy to compare flight prices and schedules from competing airlines operating in the same flight routes.

Prices shown on Wego are the lowest all-in fares and excludes fees for flight add-ons such as additional check-in baggage, travel insurance, priority check-in, in-flight meals, etc.

Enter your travel details below to start your flight search on Wego. Both Philippine Airlines and PAL Express flights may be listed under “Philippine Airlines,” “PAL Express,” “Airphil Express,” or “Air Philippines.”

How to book online

After checking the fares, you can proceed to purchasing the flight on Philippine Airlines’s website or on your preferred travel site. You can pay online through major credit cards or by using a BancNet ATM card.

Offline payments are also available through PAL’s accredited payment centers, which includes their ticket offices, call center, Petron Payment Center or EC Pay at 7-11 Stores nationwide.

About Philippine Airlines

Philippine Airlines, commonly referred to as “PAL,” is the first and oldest airline in Asia still operating under its original name. It is a flag carrier of the Republic of the Philippines.

In 2013, the company launched its budget airline sister company named PAL Express. As a codeshare of Philippine Airlines, PAL Express operates as a full service carrier with low-cost management. Flights from both airlines may be searched and booked through PAL’s official website.

Flight Network

Aside from operating an extensive domestic flight network, they are also the only Philippine-based airline, which serves long haul flights to .

The combined flight network of both airlines includes over 30 Philippine domestic destinations, and 30 international destinations in Southeast Asia, East Asia, the Middle East, North America, and Australia.

Philippine Domestic Flights

From Manila (MNL)
DestinationMininum Frequency
Bacolod (BCD)Daily
Basco / Batanes (BSO)Daily
Caticlan / Boracay (MPH)Daily
Butuan (BXU)Daily
Cagayan de Oro (CGY)Daily
CalbayogDaily
CatarmanDaily
Coron / Busuanga (USU)Daily
Cotabato (CBO)Weekly
Davao (DVO)Daily
Dipolog (DPL)Daily
Dumaguete (DGT)Daily
General Santos (GES)Daily
Iloilo (ILO)Daily
Kalibo (KLO)Daily
Laoag (LAO)Daily
Legazpi (LGP)Daily
Masbate (MBT)Daily
Naga (WNP)Daily
Ozamiz (OZC)Daily
Puerto Princesa (PPS)Daily
Roxas (RXS)Daily
Surigao (SUG)Daily
Tacloban (TAC)Daily
Tuguegarao (TUG)Weekly
Zamboanga (ZAM)Daily
From Cebu (CEB)
Bacolod (BCD)Daily
Caticlan / Boracay (MPH)Daily
Butuan (BXU)Daily
Cagayan de Oro (CGY)Daily
Coron / Busuanga (USU)Weekly
Davao (DVO)Daily
Iloilo (ILO)Daily
Ozamiz (OZC)Daily
Puerto Princesa (PPS)Daily
Tacloban (TAC)Daily
Zamboanga (ZAM)Daily
From Davao (DVO)
Cagayan de Oro (CGY)Daily
Zamboanga (ZAM)Weekly
From Iloilo (ILO)
General Santos (GES)Weekly
Puerto Princesa (PPS)Weekly
From Puerto Princesa
Coron / Busuanga (USU)Weekly
From Zamboanga (ZAM)
Jolo (JOL)Weekly
*Last Updated April 7, 2014

Southeast and East Asia International Flights

From Manila (MNL)
DestinationMininum Frequency
BaliWeekly
BangkokDaily
BeijingWeekly
Busan / PusanWeekly
FukuokaDaily
Guangzhou / CantonWeekly
Ho Chi Minh / SaigonWeekly
Hong KongDaily
JakartaWeekly
MacauWeekly
NagoyaDaily
OsakaDaily
SeoulDaily
ShanghaiDaily
SingaporeDaily
TaipeiWeekly
Tokyo HanedaDaily
Tokyo NaritaDaily
XiamenDaily
From Cebu (CEB)
Seoul / IncheonDaily
Tokyo NaritaDaily
Hong KongDaily
From Kalibo
Busan / PusanWeekly
Seoul / IncheonDaily
TaipeiWeekly
*Last Updated April 7, 2014

Middle East International Flights

From Manila (MNL)
DestinationMininum Frequency
Abu DhabiWeekly
DammamWeekly
Dubai International Airport (DXB)Daily
Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC)Weekly
RiyadhWeekly
BahrainDailyCodeshared with GulfAir
DubaiDailyCodeshared with Emirates Airlines
*Last Updated April 7, 2014

North America and Europe International Flights

From Manila (MNL)
DestinationMininum Frequency
HonoluluWeekly
London HeathrowWeekly
Los AngelesDaily
San FransiscoDaily
TorontoWeeklyvia Vancouver
VancouverDaily
From Laoag (LAO)
HonoluluWeeklyvia Manila
*Last Updated April 7, 2014

Autralia and Oceania International Flights

From Manila (MNL)
DestinationMininum FrequencyNotes
BrisbaneWeeklyvia Darwin
DarwinWeekly
GuamWeekly
MelbourneWeekly
SydneyWeekly
*Last Updated April 7, 2014