COVID-19: those passengers with a scheduled flight are advised to review the itinerary or flight status, as flight cancellations between some countries are occurring for an indeterminate time.

Airports in Papua New Guinea

List of the main airports

Port Moresby airport

  Recommendations for travelers to Papua New Guinea

Information about Papua New Guinea
Population: 8,084,999 (census 2016)
Capital: Port Moresby 85,000 (est 2007)
Official Languages: English, tok pisin, hiri motu
Main cities: Port Moresby, Wewak, Alotau, Lae, Goroka, Madang, Mount Hagen
The national flag carrier is  Air Niugini

According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Papua New Guinea in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to the passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Papua New Guinea, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Papua New Guinea - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices

Currency: Kina (PKG)

Time Zone: (GMT+10)


Vaccination needed for traveling to Papua New Guinea

- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria, MMR vaccine, Hepatitis A