Cheap flights to Papua New Guinea

Flights to Papua New Guinea in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$1,064Average for return flights in January 2022
Return from$3,463From Auckland Intl to Port Moresby Jackson Fld
One-way from$1,360One-way flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Papua New Guinea

Cheap flights to Papua New Guinea in January, February 2022

The best prices found for POM flights for January, February
22 Jan - 28 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

31h 05m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 15m
$3,030

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

22h 40m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 15m
$3,205

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

29 Jan - 5 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

29h 55m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

31h 30m
$3,263

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

Papua New Guinea 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Papua New Guinea found for this year
22 Jan - 28 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

31h 05m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 15m
$3,030

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 21/1/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

22h 40m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 15m
$3,205

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 21/1/22

29 Jan - 5 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

29h 55m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

31h 30m
$3,263

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 21/1/22

Last minute flights to Papua New Guinea

Late deals on return flights to Papua New Guinea, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

22h 40m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 15m
$3,205

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 21/1/22

29 Jan - 5 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

29h 55m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

31h 30m
$3,263

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 21/1/22

29 Jan - 5 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

2 stops

29h 55m
POM

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

31h 30m
$3,275

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

Can I fly to Papua New Guinea from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Papua New Guinea

Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Papua New Guinea.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 168 hours before departing to Papua New Guinea.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Papua New Guinea.

Documents
Travel Authorization - Inform entry to National Control Center Travel Desk by sendng email to covid19-travel@police.gov.pg


Can I fly back to New Zealand from Papua New Guinea?

Returning to New Zealand from Papua New Guinea

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Papua New Guinea are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

When is the best time to fly to Papua New Guinea?

Average Papua New Guinea flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

AKL - POM

Price

$781 - $1,475

POM

Temperature

25 - 27 °C

POM

Precipitation

20 - 210 mm

Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, June is seen as the time to fly to Papua New Guinea, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. January tends to be the warmest period in Papua New Guinea so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. March is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

How long is the flight to Papua New Guinea?

If you are going to be heading to Papua New Guinea out of New Zealand, you will find that there are a few flight plans that can get you to where you need to go. Those who are travelling out of Christchurch will find that the shortest flight to Port Moresby will be 19h and 10m and the longest will only be 19h and 40 m. Travellers who are heading out from Auckland will find that the shortest offered flight will be 8h and 45 m. The longest flight before touching down in Port Moresby’s Jackson Field Airport is 20h and 20m.

Which cities offer direct flights to Papua New Guinea?

You will find that there are not any airlines or cities in New Zealand that can offer direct routes into the country. However, you can find a number of Papua New Guinea flight deals that have just one stopover. Those who will be travelling out of Auckland will find a one-stop flight from Qantas, which has a single stopover in Brisbane for 1h and 55m before heading to Port Moresby. Flights from Christchurch will have two stops. Air New Zealand flies to Auckland with a 7h 40m stopover before boarding Qantas to reach Sydney for a 2h 30m stopover. Finally, you will board Air Niugini to head into Port Moresby.

What is the best way to travel around Papua New Guinea?

When in Papua New Guinea, you will find many ways to get around the country. If you need to travel long distance between the main centres, you may want to consider air travel through their domestic flights with airlines like Air Niugini and PNG Air. You can also find charter services available if needed. In addition, there are taxis available in the town centres, but they tend to be costly. Cruises can take travellers between islands, but they do not access many places on the coast. There are few fully developed roads connecting the major centres.

What are some things to do in Papua New Guinea?

If you will be spending time in Papua New Guinea, you will find that there are plenty of things to see and do, such as exploring the Eastern Highlands. This area is popular with those who like to go hiking. You might also want to learn more about the culture of the area and Bena Village. You can spend time on the beaches, go diving, and explore the town of Madang, which is a popular spot for people to use as a base of operations. Other places to experience include the Mendi Valley, Chambri, the Kokoda Trail, and the Lae Botanical Gardens. These gardens are in Morobe Province.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Papua New Guinea?

If you are going to be headed into Papua New Guinea from New Zealand, you are going to need to have a passport and a visa. Passport holders will be able to apply for a free tourist visa when they arrive in Papua New Guinea.

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