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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 SYDNEY||May||12% cheaper||Flying from Sydney to Port Moresby costs on average just $645 in May|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO PORT MORESBY FROM SYDNEY||July||37% more expensive||It costs about $1,001 for flights to Port Moresby from Sydney in July|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO PORT MORESBY FROM SYDNEY||November||430% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Port Moresby from Sydney in November than any other month|
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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