Users have found that booking a flight from Sydney to Papua New Guinea at least 61 days early can save you up to 25% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Sydney to Papua New Guinea for as little as $752 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $838 for flights departing within the next 3 days.
Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Papua New Guinea. Flights to Papua New Guinea from Sydney in May are about $712 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $459.
When flying from Sydney to Papua New Guinea, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.
Located just 7.5 km from the city centre, Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Papua New Guinea from Sydney.
Some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Papua New Guinea have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia, and Air Niugini are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Papua New Guinea for under $2,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $2,547, but on average you can expect to pay $2,946.
You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday.
The Sydney Kingsford Smith to Papua New Guinea flight path was viewed by 630 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.
On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from Sydney to Papua New Guinea a day.
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While on average a flight from Sydney to Papua New Guinea is generally $515, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $285. When looking at the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Port Moresby Jackson Fld), you can expect to pay $2,547 for that flight.
When booking a flight from Sydney to Papua New Guinea, you may want to consider flying on Air Niugini, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia as they are the most popular for this route.
Direct flights to the capital city, Port Moresby, are 4 hours long. Flights with stopovers start at 6 hours.
Air Niugini runs direct flights to Port Moresby. Alternatively, book an indirect flight with Virgin Australia or Qantas Airways. If you’re heading elsewhere, you can book an internal flight with PNG Air.
Direct Sydney to Papua New Guinea flights usually run 3 times a week. Want more choice? Consider booking an indirect flight. You can often choose from up to 40 routes a day – although many include a long stopover.
All flights leave from Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport. Direct routes head to Jackson International Airport, AKA Port Moresby Airport. You could also fly to other places such as Rabaul Airport (AKA Tokua Airport) on New Britain Island, Mount Hagen Airport or Lae Nadzab Airport – the flight will just include a stopover.
There’s only one direct flight from Sydney to Papua New Guinea – it’s run by Niugini and lands in Port Moresby. Most people booking a flight from Sydney to Papua New Guinea kick-start their trip in the capital city, Port Moresby. The National Museum offers a peek into the country’s cultural heritage, while Port Moresby National Park is home to the otherworldly birds of paradise. Beyond the city, it’s easy to slide right off the grid. Activities are based on nature and culture –both of which Papua New Guinea has in droves. You could sign up to a specialist bird-watching tour – luxury rainforest lodge and charter flight included – or stay in a remote village where locals still live and die by thousand-year-old traditions. Find cheap direct flights to Papua New Guinea using our smart search engine.
Information is based on travel restrictions from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Papua New Guinea
Most visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith will not be allowed to enter Papua New Guinea.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 168 hours before departing to Papua New Guinea.
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering Papua New Guinea.
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COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Papua New Guinea must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.
Visitors from Papua New Guinea are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.
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