Cebu Pacific cut fares for all routes by 50%


Posted at Oct 13 2010 04:49 PM | Updated as of Oct 14 2010 12:49 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Budget carrier Cebu Pacific is reducing fares for all its foreign and domestic routes by 50% in a 3-day sale that starts October 14, and for travel from December 1 to 31.

"We decided to offer this big 50% off seat sale because of the demand for low fares this December. Even if this is Christmas peak travel period, we still aim to give everyone the chance to fly," said company vice president for marketing and distribution Candice Iyog.

Cebu Pacific is offering the discount for its more than 70 routes, servicing 16 international and 33 domestic destinations.

These destinations include Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Taipei, Macau, Kota Kinabalu, Singapore, Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh, Brunei, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Seoul (Incheon), Jakarta, Pusan, Osaka, Boracay (Caticlan), Cebu, Coron (Busuanga), Iloilo, Bacolod, Legazpi, Naga, Laoag, Tagbilaran (Bohol), Butuan, Cauayan, Siargao, Surigao, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga.

Passengers with check-in luggage will just add P100 to "Go Lite" fares upon booking.

Cebu Pacific, which operates the youngest aircraft fleet in the country, will take delivery of 3 brand new A320s in the last quarter of 2010.