AIR ASIA vs. CEBU PACIFIC Promo Fares, Which is better & cheaper?

Ok. This post came out as a desire to give information for all budget travelers out there who’s fond of availing promo fares.

I was trying to book a promo fare from Cebu Pacific Air just tonight (saw from their Facebook Page the ongoing 99Php Seat Sale.. but was shocked to find out how their company charges A LOT today than they’ve had before (probably brought by their popularity) – tried comparing it to AirAsiaPhilippines which is way cheaper.

Take a look at this.

Air Asia vs Cebu Pacific Promo Fare

Now you choose, which do you think is a more ‘budget‘ airline?

*Both fares are quoted round trip Davao – Manila for 1person. Slight difference in base fare: Cebu Pacific Air 99Php ; Air Asia 14Php.

Imagine the difference of almost half the price! Is this still a ‘Promo’ fare?

Cebu Pacific Complaint: Fixed

Last Jan. 1, 2012 I was able to avail of Cebu Pacific’s Piso fare. How glad I am to be able to pay it on time via bancnetonline.com.

It has already been my nth time to CebPac so I didn’t worry much. I’m expecting for the confirmed itinerary to arrive thru my email the next day, as the case of my previous bookings. Dumadating agad kinabukasan ung receipt after the day that I paid.

But this time was different…

I’ve been waiting for 3 days already and wala pa rin. I’ve been contacting them as well – searched the internet for their email address, emailed them, posted on their FB page, tweeted them, and even called them (and talked with one of their CS who told me to email them again despite of the number of emails that I’ve already sent them). Continue reading