Air Niugini: Nation’s Pride
The Fokker F-100 also operates in Cairns in Australia, Honiara, Solomon Islands and Port Vila, Vanuatu. The B737 runs some domestic flights to Manus and Lae. Air Niugini also maintains codeshare agreements with Qantas
and Solomon Airlines. It is a brand that never disappoints its passengers and assures reliability, excellent service and on-time performance.
What Sets Air Niugini Apart
You can fly with Air Niugini at particularly discounted fares. Check for their special flight deals and great value through-fares. The airline operates in many destinations worldwide, offering a cost effective and safe service to all its travellers. Air Niugini offers services in Hong Kong, Singapore, Manila, Tokyo, Denpasar, Honiara, Port Vila, Nadi, Cairns, Brisbane and Sydney and their service quality is outstanding. The carrier provides great connectivity along with valuable miles. Under their Loyalty Program, members can enjoy lots of benefits and privileges like additional baggage allowance, discounts on duty-free purchases, advance seat selection, priority baggage handling, domestic Paradise Lounge access and international lounge access.
Port Moresby-based Air Niugini flies to 39 destinations in 10 countries that includes 25 domestic destinations and 14 international destinations as of 2017. Brisbane to Sydney is a popular domestic flight
route while Brisbane to Port Moresby, Cairns to Port Moresby and Sydney to Port Moresby are popular international flight routes served by Air Niugini.
Service You Can Expect
Air Niugini serves food and beverages on almost all of its flights. You can expect delightful snacks and drinks while traveling on domestic routes and a meal on all international routes. The Air Niugini’s Inflight Magazine ‘Paradise’, produced every 2 months, carries content on a range of Papua New Guinea information and stories, as well as the details and route maps of the airlines. There is a shopping catalogue which offers an in-flight Duty-Free shop on all international flights
. In-flight entertainment is offered only on selected international routes while domestic flights, as well as flights to Honiara, Cairns and Nadi generally do not provide entertainment. However, passengers to Kuala Lumpur, Brisbane, Sydney, Singapore, Hong Kong, Manila and Tokyo are offered movies and a range of music.
Air Niugini has 2 classes of passengers - Business Class and Economy Class. While domestic routes have only Economy Class, all the international routes offer both Business and Economy Class (except in Cairns and in selected afternoon flights to Brisbane). Enjoy the wide, leather arm seats in the Business Class along with a range of controls for seat functions and settings. There is a total of 16 business class seats on the 737s and a total of 32 seats on the 767s. A widespread selection of food is offered that includes a main, salad, dessert and a beverage of choice. Each seat features seat back video screen and inflight entertainment that comprises of 11 channels of movies, TV shows, music, games, PNG tourist information and a flight map. In the economic class, the seats are ergonomically designed with seat back video screens to enjoy in-flight entertainment and a complimentary meal and beverage is also served.
Awards for Air Niugini
The national flag carrier Air Niugini had been awarded as the best state owned enterprise employer by PNG Human Resource Institute in 2015.
Q. How many Air Niugini flights operate daily?
Air Niugini has various flight options to Port Moresby, Singapore, Brisbane, Hong Kong, Solomon Islands and Fiji.
Q. Which are the cheapest Air Niugini routes?
Some of the cheapest routes comprise Hong Kong to Goroka, Melbourne to Bali, and Port Moresby to Singapore (round trip).
Q. What is the baggage limit for Air Niugini for domestic routes including cabin baggage?
The baggage limit for domestic routes is 16 kg per person with cabin baggage up to 7 kg per person.
Q. What is the baggage limit for Air Niugini for international routes including cabin baggage?
The baggage allowance for international routes depends on the travel classes:
• Business Class: 30 kg per person with cabin baggage up to 7 kg per person
• Economy Class: 23 kg per person with cabin baggage up to 7 kg per person
Q. Does Air Niugini offer web check-in?
Yes, Air Niugini offers web check-in. However, web check-in
is currently unavailable for Sydney to Port Moresby flights, Brisbane to Port Moresby flights, Narita to Port Moresby flights and Cairns to Port Moresby Flights. Please check-in at the airport.
Q. Does Air Niugini offer online seat preference reservation?
Yes, Air Niugini offers online seat preference reservation.