About PAL

What is the EconoLight class?
The PAL EconoLight Class is a product of PAL offered in all its regular domestic flights and selected international destinations. Priced lower than regular Economy Fiesta Class targeted to the budget-conscious segment of the travelling market.

How can I book the PAL EconoLight online?
Economy Fiesta fares are quoted by default . EconoLight fares are available by selecting it from dropdown list for Cabinclass/Farebasis in the search page. If no EconoLight fare is available on your selected date, the system will quote the lowest Economy Fiesta fare instead. 

How can I tell if the fare displayed is EconoLight or the regular Economy Fiesta? 
Economy Fiesta Fare is quoted by default. The EconoLight is booked with "P" fare basis. You may check the booking class by clicking the Fare Rules link on the Itinerary Summary page.

What are the routes covered on the PAL EconoLight class?
Domestic Routes - All PAL domestic routes

  • Bacolod, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Cotabato, Davao, Dipolog, Dumaguete, General Santos, Iloilo, Kalibo, Laoag, Legazpi, Manila, Ozamiz, Puerto Princesa, Tacloban, Tagbilaran, and Zamboanga

International Routes- All PAL international routes, excluding USA, Canada, Guam, Japan, Korea, Xiamen and Australia

  • Bangkok, Beijing, Ho Chi Minh, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Macau, Manila, Shanghai, Singapore, and Taipei

Who can avail of the PAL EconoLight Class?
All passengers may purchase the EconoLight Fares.

Can I buy EconoLight fare tickets when I travel with an infant and a child?

How much is the child and infant EconoLight fare?
Child's fare is the same as Adult's fare on "P" class for international and domestic flights. Infant's fare is 50% of the adult's fare for international flights and same as adult's fare for domestic flights.

How much baggage am I allowed to carry when I purchase EconoLight?
Each passenger is allowed to check-in 15 kilograms (without further allowance). No additional Free Baggage Allowance will be extended to Mabuhay Miles Million Miler/Premier Elite/Elite and SportsPlus members. Excess baggage will be charged according to existing PAL excess baggage rates. No check-through allowed.

Can I buy the EconoLight fares in the ticket office?
No. Tickets for EconoLight Class are available for purchase only through PAL’s website on a “book and buy” basis.

Will I earn mileage if I purchase an EconoLight fare ticket?
No. PAL EconoLight Class tickets do not earn miles.

Can I reserve a seat?
No. PAL EconoLight passengers may not avail of the Advance Seat Request. However, seat assignment may be requested upon check-in.

Will snacks and beverages be available onboard?
Yes.  Meals will be provided