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About Flights to Port Moresby

Summary info about Port Moresby flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$246

Best Return Price

$538

Fastest flight time

1h 25m

Operated By

2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Port Moresby from Australia in the last 72 hours is $246 (Cairns to Port Moresby Jackson Fld).
The best return flight price to Port Moresby from Australia in the last 72 hours is $538 (Cairns to Port Moresby Jackson Fld).
The fastest flight to Port Moresby from Australia takes 1h 25m (Cairns to Port Moresby Jackson Fld).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Port Moresby, including Qantas Airways and Air Niugini.

Cheapest flights to Port Moresby airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Port Moresby airports from your nearest city or airport
Sydney
Port Moresby

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Sydney TO Port Moresby

Sydney (SYD) to Port Moresby (POM)

Typically, flights to Port Moresby from Sydney are cheaper when flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Port Moresby Jackson Fld, which has an average price of $729

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO PORT MORESBY FROM SYDNEYMay12% cheaperFlying from Sydney to Port Moresby costs on average just $645 in May
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO PORT MORESBY FROM SYDNEYJuly37% more expensiveIt costs about $1,001 for flights to Port Moresby from Sydney in July
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO PORT MORESBY FROM SYDNEYNovember430% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Port Moresby from Sydney in November than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Port Moresby?

A direct flight from Sydney to Port Moresby takes about four hours. You can also fly directly to Port Moresby from Brisbane in around three hours. A two-stop flight from Melbourne to Port Moresby via Orange and Sydney will touch down in about 6 hours and 30 minutes.

Various Australian cities, including Sydney and Brisbane, have direct flight deals to Port Moresby. Indirect flights to Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, are also available from cities with no direct route to this destination. From Perth, you will likely fly through Cairns then proceed to Port Moresby. Similarly, flights from Adelaide will likely stop at Cairns before arriving at your destination, Port Moresby.

In general, May is the cheapest month to fly from Australia to Port Moresby. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $645. If you aren’t able to travel to Port Moresby during the month of May, then flying in April is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of $646.

In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Port Moresby is about 60 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $729. Keep in mind that you might be able to find cheaper flights to Port Moresby at any time. In fact, our users found flights for as low as $538 in the past 72 hours.

On average, the least expensive day to fly to Port Moresby from Australia is on a Saturday. momondo users have found tickets for Saturday departures for as low as $817. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Sunday because tickets tend to average around $1,165. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Port Moresby.

According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Port Moresby is in the evening. momondo users have found flights departing from Australia to Port Moresby in the evening for as low as $836. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. Flights to Port Moresby are more costly at midday, with an average ticket price of $4,042. Departure times at midday fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Port Moresby is possible. If you are planning a flight to Port Moresby, consider booking flights to Popondetta Girua Airport (143 km from Port Moresby city centre).



Port Moresby flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in Australia to Port Moresby found recently by users on momondo
Air Niugini
14 Jul.
CNS03:00Cairns
1h 25m
POM04:25Port Moresby Jackson Fld
17 Jul.
POM13:00Port Moresby Jackson Fld
1h 25m
CNS14:25Cairns
Air Niugini
23 Jul.
CNS03:00Cairns
1h 25m
POM04:25Port Moresby Jackson Fld
27 Jul.
POM13:00Port Moresby Jackson Fld
1h 25m
CNS14:25Cairns
Air Niugini
14 Jul.
CNS03:00Cairns
1h 25m
POM04:25Port Moresby Jackson Fld
15 Jul.
POM13:00Port Moresby Jackson Fld
1h 25m
CNS14:25Cairns
Air Niugini
23 Jul.
CNS03:00Cairns
1h 25m
POM04:25Port Moresby Jackson Fld
29 Jul.
POM13:00Port Moresby Jackson Fld
1h 25m
CNS14:25Cairns
Air Niugini
11 Jul.
CNS03:00Cairns
1h 25m
POM04:25Port Moresby Jackson Fld
17 Jul.
POM13:00Port Moresby Jackson Fld
1h 25m
CNS14:25Cairns
Air Niugini
21 Jun.
BNE10:40Brisbane
3h 10m
POM13:50Port Moresby Jackson Fld
28 Jun.
POM06:30Port Moresby Jackson Fld
3h 10m
BNE09:40Brisbane

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Port Moresby

If you're looking for one-way flights from Australia to Port Moresby, view some of our deals below provided by Air Niugini and Qantas Airways
Air Niugini
28 Jul.
CNS03:00Cairns
1h 25m
POM04:25Port Moresby Jackson Fld
Air Niugini
18 Nov.
BNE09:40Brisbane
3h 10m
POM12:50Port Moresby Jackson Fld
Air Niugini
12 Jun.
BNE06:40Brisbane
3h 10m
POM09:50Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Which airlines fly to Port Moresby?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Port Moresby

Which airlines fly to Port Moresby?

When flying to Port Moresby from Australia, momondo travellers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: Virgin Australia, Air Niugini orQantas Airways. Depending on what airport in Australia you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.

Qantas Airways Flights to Port Moresby

3 Qantas Airways flights head to Port Moresby on average each week. Most will be flying from Brisbane to Port Moresby, the most popular route that Qantas Airways operates to Port Moresby. Prices vary based on when and where you fly from - the cheapest Qantas Airways flight to Port Moresby found in the past 3 days on momondo was $528, departing from Adelaide. Qantas Airways is the most popular choice on momondo for this route and has been scored 7.2/10 by 11 of our users.


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      Airports near Port Moresby

      Below you will find all the airports in Port Moresby along with their distance from the city centre

      How do you get to the city centre from Port Moresby Airport?

      A quick and affordable option to get from Port Moresby Airport, Port Moresby, to the city centre is by the PMV service, which operates minibuses and trucks to the city centre through diverse routes. Hotel shuttles are another transfer option from Port Moresby Airport to downtown Port Moresby; most hotel shuttles are free, whereas others cost a little fee. A taxi ride from the airport via the Godwin St route takes about eight minutes. People who don’t like sharing rides with others may opt for the car hire services available at the airport (they range from saloons to minivans for solo to group travellers), while it takes just a few clicks on the available ride-sharing apps to find another suitable ride of your choice.


      Popular routes to Port Moresby

      Most frequently searched flights to Port Moresby along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
      Brisbane to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time3h 10m
      Cheapest price$529
      Sydney to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time6h 00m
      Cheapest price$663
      Perth to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time11h 20m
      Cheapest price$1,195
      Townsville to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time16h 50m
      Cheapest price$801
      Melbourne to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time7h 25m
      Cheapest price$746
      Cairns to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 25m
      Cheapest price$489
      Canberra to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time6h 30m
      Cheapest price$772
      Darwin to Port Moresby Flights
      Fastest flight time10h 05m
      Cheapest price$1,608

      Visa requirements for visiting Port Moresby

      A passport is mandatory for entry into Papua New Guinea, and tourist visas for Australian passport holders visiting Papua New Guinea are available on arrival. It is also possible to enter without a visa if you are a holder of an APEC business travel card.


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      Best things to do and see in Port Moresby

      Being the heart of the nation, Port Moresby has a lot to offer for kids, solo and group travellers. From fun activities to attractive sites, this city is ever lively. There are a lot of fun activities to engage in in Ports Moresby without spending a cent. The Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea are characterised by verdant valleys and rugged mountains, making it a popular hiking destination. Besides nature, this is a fine place to explore the heritage of Papua New Guinea. Find time to visit Papua New Guinea beaches, including Milne Bay, New Britain Island, and Loloata, where scuba diving events are held. Top attractions in Port Moresby city centre include the Catholic cathedral, the National Museum, the National Parliament and the Botanical Gardens. A few places to explore for free during a trip to Port Moresby include Paga Point, Koki, Rouna Falls and Port Moresby Nature Park. A trip to Papua New Guinea’s capital can’t end without touring the famous Varirata National Park, a nice place to contemplate the contrast between nature’s beauty and urban life. End your trip with a visit to Ela United Church, a place of worship with a serene atmosphere for soul searching.


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