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Air Niugini


126 reviews
Headquarters: PO Box 7186, Port Moresby Papua New Guinea 011 675 327 3396 Website
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    Check-in and Boarding
  • Food and Beverage
    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, films)
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Melbourne
Level 6 Contributor
184 reviews
113 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago
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I was expecting a small run down local operator. Although very expensive as is everything in PNG the service was very good. Clean plane, friendly staff and smooth on time flights. Boarding and check in procedures as good as any.

International Economy Port Moresby - Bintulu
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have done this flight several times from PNI to SYD and from SYD to PNI. Cancelled flights, late flights and unboarded luggage were painful but Air Nuigini looked after us with good acommodation and meals so customer service was ok. Because of overbooking, our baggage was removed from the plane on one occasion with the promise of delivery on the...

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South Pacific Economy Pohnpei - Sydney

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Perth
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was quiet impressed with the customer service assistance onboard the plane Boeing 737 Air Niugini. The morning breakfast offered on the plane was delicious and alot. The flight itself was smooth and nice. Only downside is the seat spaces especially the leg rooms. I cant stretched my legs further so I had to stand up and stretch during the...

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South Pacific Economy Sydney - Port Moresby

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Melbourne, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The usual great flight with this airline. The staff, both in flight and at the airport are always great. Food on board was good, and I had a relaxed flight as usual. Air Niugini is a great way to fly and I will continue to do so in the future.

South Pacific Economy Brisbane - Port Moresby
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Singapore, Singapore
Level 6 Contributor
66 reviews
23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I usually fly Air Niugini for both work and leisure or onward connections so a few hints for those travelling economy class on Air Niugini. Buy an upgrade at the counter if available between K50-70 (usd $25-35) for rows 9 & 10 emergency exits or front row economy, best when doing your bookings online. The extra legroom is worth it...

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South Pacific Economy Port Moresby - Nadi

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Brisbane, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
95 reviews
22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy check in Service and food received from crew was wonderful. On flight entertainment was good as well.

South Pacific Economy Brisbane - Port Moresby
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Phuket, Thailand
Level 5 Contributor
49 reviews
50 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2018

If you have to go to PNG, consider swimming instead of flying this airline. I was booked from Manila to Port Moresby and had a connecting flight to Alotau with a four hour layover so plenty of time. At Manila there was a long delay due to a recent closure of the airport but once the delay was longer I...

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International Business Class Manila - Port Moresby

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Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

The aircraft was a Boing 767, the entertaiment system just good, but the best of the experience was the service, just wonderdul, the crew always attentive to give you all that you want, for a moment I thought that I was in first class.

International Economy Singapore - Port Moresby
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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

The flight was lovely, although we were travelling on a Fokker 100 so no inflight entertainment. I was able to select my seat when checking in online so I was able to get a window seat. Was a smooth landing, although there was a hold up at during the arrival but all in all we arrived in good time and...

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South Pacific Economy Port Moresby - Cairns

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Australia
Level 6 Contributor
105 reviews
17 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2018

While there were delays in loading, the cabin service was excellent, breakfast great and I had an opportunity to catch-up on some sleep. Recommended.

South Pacific Business Class Nadi - Honiara
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About Air Niugini
Air Niugini (PX) is the national airline of Papua New Guinea, with its headquarters and hub at Jacksons International Airport (POM) near Port Moresby. The airline flies to about 25 domestic destinations as well as 10 international destinations in Australia, Indonesia, Fiji, the Solomon Islands, Singapore, Japan, the Philippines and Hong Kong. Air Niugini's fleet consists of about 25 planes. Most domestic routes offer just Economy Class service, while international routes feature both Business Class and Economy Class. The airline's Executive Club members have access to the airline's lounges at Port Moresby, Lae, Madang, Mt Hagen, Goroka, Tokua and Wewak airports.
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