Cairns to Port Moresby Flights

As Papua New Guinea's capital, Port Moresby is a destination worthy of exploration. Come for the history, stay for the scuba diving. Whatever your holiday interests, our flights to Port Moresby can make it happen. Read more...

While Port Moresby may be known as a dry and dusty city, just 30 minutes out from the city you'll find paradise, also known as the Rouna Falls. Green and luscious, the majestic waterfall descends from the Sogeri Plateau provides the ideal introduction to Papua New Guinea. The plateau is also where the famous Kokoda trail begins, while the beautiful Varirata National Park is also located close by.

Consider viewing the falls from above on a helicopter tour. Tours operate regularly from Port Moresby and can reach some of Papua New Guinea's most isolated and beautiful destinations such at the Tufi Fjords, the Owen Standley Rand and the tallest mountain in the country - Mt Wilhelm.

Port Moresby Airport (POM)

Flights from Australia to Port Moresby will disembark at Jacksons International Airport.

Jacksons International Airport (POM) is located 8 kilometres outside Port Moresby. It is the largest and busiest airport in Papua New Guinea and is the main hub for Air Niugini, the national airline of Papua New Guinea.

Airport Accommodation: There are a number of hotels located in close proximity to Jacksons International Airport. Book your Port Moresby Airport accommodation.

Getting to Port Moresby

There are several airlines that offer flights to Port Moresby from Australia. Direct flights from Brisbane take three hours and 10 minutes. Direct flights from Cairns take one hour and 40 minutes. Flights from Sydney via Brisbane take around seven hours depending on the stopover. Flights from Melbourne via Brisbane take around seven hours depending on the stopover. Flights from Perth via Cairns take around eight hours depending on the stopover.

Airlines that fly to Port Moresby

Airlines that offer cheap flights to Port Moresby from Australia include:

For more information on Port Moresby holidays check out our Port Moresby travel guide.

Cairns to Port Moresby Economy Airfare

travel dates
01 Oct 2014 - 30 Nov 2014.


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