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Travel to Tonga

Flying to Tonga

Airlines operating flights to Tonga include Air New Zealand (, Fiji Airways ( and Virgin Australia ( Air New Zealand offers connecting flights from the UK via Los Angeles. 

Airport Guides

Fuaʻamotu International Airport




The airport is 13km (8 miles) from Nuku'alofa.


Flight times

From Auckland - 3 hours.

To Auckland: from London - 24 hours (including stopover); New York - 22 hours (including stopover); Los Angeles - 13 hours.

Departure tax

Included in the air fare.

Travelling to Tonga by Rail

Driving to Tonga

Getting to Tonga by boat

Main ports: Neiafu, Niuatoputapu, Nuku'alofa and Pangai.

There are no regular passenger services, but berths may be available on cruise ships.

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