PAL Reduces COVID Swab Testing to P2,599 With 24-Hour Results
Philippine Airlines (PAL), the nation’s flag carrier, reduces the price of PAL COVID Testing from P3,300 to P2,599. The results will be available within 24 hours.
Guests of Philippine Airlines (PAL) now have a less expensive swab test alternative with the fastest turnaround for its cost.
In a statement on last June 21, 2021, PAL stated guests departing from Manila may now organize their RT-PCR tests for P2,599, down from the earlier deal of P3,300. Swab test results can be received within 24 hours.
Passengers can get their PAL COVID Testing swab at screening facilities at the Philippine Airlines Learning Center (PALC) in Ermita, Manila, and PAL Gate 3 along Andrews Avenue in Pasay City.
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Antigen tests worth P700, with a 30-minute turnaround, are also offered at the two facilities.
PAL said swab tests at PALC are readily available via drive-through or walk-in from 8 is to 8 pm daily, consisting of vacations.
At PAL Gate 3, on the other hand, screening is open to passengers through walk-in or in-car service 24/7.
Travelers need to reveal their ID, PAL ticket, payment confirmation if prepaid, and QR code which shows effective registration utilizing the airline’s passenger profile and health statement form.
Travelers will also be asked to submit a health evaluation checklist at the place.
Payment for PAL COVID Testing may be in cash, card, GCash, PayPal, WeChat Pay, or AliPay at the venue on the day of the test, along with online. Discounts for senior citizens and individuals with disabilities apply.
PALS’s most recent offer comes after Cebu Pacific announced more affordable swab test rates at P2,500, with a 48-hour turnaround.
Philippine Airlines said Tuesday COVID-19 RT-PCR tests in its partner centers are now P2,599 starting June 21.
In a declaration, PAL stated that the rate is “the least expensive rate with the ensured test result in 24 hours.”.
Meanwhile, antigen tests remain at P700 with results in just thirty minutes, the flag provider stated.
Travelers who want to avail of the rate must register through PAL’s Traveler Profile and Health Declaration Kind (PPHD) as early as five days before departure, it said.
Numerous regional and international destinations need an unfavorable RT-PCR test result for entry.
Here is a list of PAL COVID Testing Centers.