Flights to Misima Island

How to Find Cheap Flights to Misima Island

Misima Island is a volcanic island in the northwest Milne Bay Province of Papua, New Guinea. Misima Island is off the coast of Papua New Guinea in the Solomon Sea, so those looking for cheap flights to Misima Island should use Skyscanner to look for flights that go through Port Moresby, the capital of Papua New Guinea.


When to Book

Papua New Guinea is located just below the equator and has a tropical climate. Travel experts recommend visiting the island nation from June to September as this time of year has dryer climates and more moderate temperatures. Those looking for cheap flights to Misima Island should consider travelling from December to March, which is the rainy season for the island.


Airports With Direct Flights From the U.K

There are currently no airports with flights from the U.K. directly to Misima Island in Papua New Guinea. Travel experts recommend taking a flight from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Port Moseby Airport (POM) and then a short connecting flight to Misima Island. Port Moseby Airport also offers last-minute flights to Misima Island for those looking for an excursion out of the city.


Airlines That Fly to Misima Island From the U.K.

Given Misima Island's close proximity to Australia, flights to Misima Island from the U.K. are best taken on Qantas Airline. Qantas offers approximately three flights per day from the U.K. to Papua New Guinea by route of London Heathrow to Dubai or Singapore and then over to Port Moseby. There are no nonstop flights to Papua New Guinea from the U.K. although these connecting flights may offer seating for last-minute flights to Misima Island.



Misima Island Airport (MIS) is a small municipal airport and is the only public aviation facility on the island. For those looking to travel to and from Misima Island from destinations outside of Papua New Guinea, all flights get routed out of Port Moseby, the country's capital city.


When to Go

There is never a bad time to visit Misima Island, especially when you are trying to escape the cold winter weather of the Northern Hemisphere. Given that the rainy season happens from December to March, travellers who want to hike trails and experience the beautiful landscapes on the island should visit during the spring and summer for the best weather.


What’s the Weather Like?

The island has a tropical climate; in the highlands, the temperatures are distinctly cooler than the lowlands. The wet season runs from about December to March, so the best months for visiting are June to September.


City Guide: What to See and Do

Port Moseby is the capital city in Papua New Guinea and offers a variety of things to do from nature hikes and beautiful nature parks to beaches and outdoor excursions. Misima Island is a short flight from Port Moseby and offers beautiful nature scenes for those looking to connect with the great outdoors. Walks along the beach and hikes across the dormant volcano fields are a must for anyone visiting the island.

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