Are there flights out of Samoa?

Are there flights out of Samoa?

Please note that most international flights to and from Samoa have been suspended. All travelers require advance permission from the Government of Samoa prior to travel. Travelers who receive permission to enter Samoa must satisfy extensive health requirements.

Who owns Samoa Airways?

the Government of Samoa
Samoa Airways is managed and staffed by a local team with extensive airline business and operational experience and wholly-owned by the Government of Samoa.

Can you fly from Samoa to Tonga?

Samoa – Tonga Service Frequent daily flights between Pago Pago and Faleolo makes it easy to connect to a non-stop Tongatapu flight. Connecting Vava’u passengers can book on Tongas domestic airlines through our booking office or your travel agent for connecting domestic services.

When was Faleolo Airport built?

Faleolo Airfield was completed by the Seabees in July 1942 and U.S. Marine Fighting Squadron VMF-111 was moved from Tafuna Airfield to Faleolo Airfield after the aircraft runway was completed to protect the islands of Upolu and Savai’i from an anticipated Japanese invasion.

Can we travel to Samoa from NZ?

Samoans, resident in New Zealand and beyond, are not allowed to travel to Samoa for fa’alavelave (funerals, weddings, church/school openings etc) or to visit family, as priority is given to Samoan residents to return home safely.

Can I fly to Samoa from Australia?

Samoa has closed its borders, except to returning citizens and residents, or where specific permission is granted. Commercial flights between Samoa and Australia have been suspended until further notice.

How long is flight from Australia to Samoa?

7 hours and 45 minutes
How long is the flight from Australia to Samoa? The average flight time between Australia and Apia (Samoa’s capital), is 7 hours and 45 minutes.

How do I get from Pago Pago to Apia?

The best way to get from Apia to Pago Pago without a car is to car ferry which takes 10h and costs $35. How long does it take to get from Apia to Pago Pago? The car ferry from Apia to Pago Pago takes 10h including transfers and departs once a week.

How long is the flight from Pago Pago to Apia?

0 hours and 35 mins
Total flight time from Pago Pago, American Samoa to Apia, Samoa is 0 hours and 35 mins.

Who is the prime minister of Samoa?

Fiamē Naomi MataʻafaSince 2021
Samoa/Prime minister

When did Polynesian Airlines start?

– [Samoa Airways was formed in 1959 as Polynesian Airlines. AIR SAMOA was absorbed into Polynesian Airlines in the 1970s. First airline in the South Pacific to operate the B737-800 with winglets (2001). Polynesian Airlines started operations on 15Aug1959.

How many planes does Apia airlines have?

The airline offers only 2 destinations of service, one being the home city of Apia and the other being the Pago Pago International Airport on the island of Tutuila, American Samoa. The fleet of the airline is of two 19 seater aircrafts with daily routes to and fro Pago Pago.

What countries does Polynesian Airlines fly to?

The airline presently operates short-haul flights within Samoa and American Samoa, as well as long-haul flights to Australia and New Zealand. Polynesian Airlines DHC-6-300 at Fagali’i Airport in 2014.

Where is polypolynesian airlines based?

Polynesian Airlines (PH) is headquartered in the capital city of Apia, Samoa. It is the national carrier of the island country and its hub is at the Fagali’i Airport in the same city.