Air Niugini

Air Niugini is the national airline of Papua New Guinea offering flights to 39 destinations across Asia and Oceania. Since it was established in 1973, Air Niugini has grown to possess a fleet of 18 aircraft and offers its own frequent flyer program, Executive Club, which includes access to its luxurious airport lounge. Out of its hub at Jacksons International Airport, the airline flies to 25 domestic destinations within Papua New Guinea as well as 14 international destinations including Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia.

*This information is correct as of April 2017

Why Fly with Air Niugini

How to Check in

If you are checking in to an Air Niugini flight there are a number of ways to carry out the process to suit your needs including online or at the airport. Those looking to check in over the web can do so from 24 hours up to 3 hours before scheduled departures and also allows travelers to print off a boarding pass to save time at the airport. Alternatively, you can also check in by mobile or do things the traditional way at the airport. The airline advises passengers on international flights to check in 3 hours before departures, while this is reduced to 2 hours before domestic flights.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

All travelers flying with Air Niugini are entitled to bring baggage to check in as part of the fare, although baggage allowances vary depending on your flight class and destination. For international flights, those in Economy Class are allowed 30kg (25kg for Tokyo flights), while in Business Class this is increased to 40kg. For domestic flights, Economy travelers can check in up to 16kg of baggage and Business Class passengers are allowed up to 20kg. Members of the Executive Club frequent flyer program are entitled to additional baggage allowances.


Air Niugini flights offer a regular Economy Class alongside premium Business Class seating for those looking for a superior traveling experience. On board flights travelers can enjoy a range of amenities whether it’s duty free shopping in-flight or enjoying a delicious meal.

Booking Fees

You will not be charged any hidden fees or charges when booking tickets with Air Niugini.

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