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Royal Air Philippines is a low-cost airline operating in the Philippines, based at Clark International Airport. The carrier was founded as a charter airline in 2002 and only started commercial operations in 2018. The airline's first commercial flight was between Clark and Caticlan. Since then, the airline expanded its network domestically and internationally from the Philippines.

Today, Royal Air Philippines operates a fleet of Airbus A319, A320 and BAe Avro RJ100. The aircraft was previously in service with Lanmei Airlines to 14 destinations within China, Cambodia and Philippines. The airline aims to provide better connections for the Philippines to many other destinations in the world and gives the best flying experience to passengers.

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Alternative Airlines makes it easy to book flights in English, with the support of our expert customer service team. We ticket all major carriers, including Royal Air Philippines.

Baggage Policy

Royal Air Philippines has varying rules for carry-on and checked baggage allowance.

Carry-on Baggage

Carry-on baggage must fit the overhead lockers or under the seat in front, no prohibited items are allowed onboard including any fluid exceeding 100ml. Any prohibited items found at airport security would be confiscated by the staff.

Checked Baggage

Any baggage exceeding 32kg would not be accepted by the airline due to international health and safety regulations. Oversized baggage wouldn't be accepted by the airline as well, but it may be accepted by the airline as oversized cargo.

Excess baggage can be added to the booking when booking with Alternative Airlines, contact us or check our guide if unsure.


If you need to check in for your Royal Air Philippines flight, you will need to do so at the airport at online check-in isn't currently available.

Online Check-In

Online check-in isn't available for passengers, all passengers must check in at the airport.

Airport Check-In

Passengers are advised to check in at the airport two hours before the flight. When arriving at the airport, passengers should proceed to the check-in counter first, especially if the traveller is flying with checked baggage. The airport should have a designated check-in area with the airline logo and name above the check-in counter. Please check the departure information at the airport to locate the check-in area for the airline.

Frequent Flyer Program

Frequent flyer programme isn't available for customers.

Airline Alliance

Royal Air Philippines isn't a part of any airline alliances.

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Destinations that Royal Air Philippines flies to

As of September 2020, Royal Air Philippines operates routes in Cambodia, China and the Philippines, including destinations like Caticlan, Kalibo, Cebu, Manila, Kunming, Hong Kong and more.

Alternatives to Royal Air Philippines

The following airlines operate similar routes to Royal Air Philippines:

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Clark International Airport

Clark International Airport (CRK) is located north of Manila and serves the Central Luzon and Greater Manila Area. The airport has one active runway and one passenger terminal serving over 2.5 million passengers annually.

Other airlines that fly to the airport include Asiana AirlinesCebu PacificEmiratesJeju AirJin AirJetstar AirwaysPhilippine AirlinesAirAsiaQatar Airways and Scoot.


Royal Air Philippines has a fleet of Airbus 319-100, Airbus A320-200 and a BAe Avro RJ100. The BAe Avro RJ100s are four-engine aircraft and known for its quiet operation.

Frequently asked questions

Can I book flights to the Philippines online?

Yes! Alternative Airlines is an online flight search and booking site that makes it easy to find the flights you’re after. To begin, use the search bar at the top of the page, by entering your chosen arrival airport, and the airport you’ll be departing from. We offer competitive prices on all major airlines, including Royal Air Philippines.

Is Royal Air Philippines cheap? What is the cheapest airline to fly to the Philippines?

If you’re looking for cheap flights to the Philippines, Alternative Airlines is the site for you. As well as ensuring our prices are competitive, our customers can split the cost of their airfare with one of our payment plans options, including Klarna, Affirm, PayPal Credit, Sezzle, and many other options depending on where you reside.