Pacific Island Air is a subsidiary of a large New Zealand company, namely GCH Aviation. The only aviation company in New Zealand to have a platinum safety record which means over 30 years of incident free flying. Pacific Island Air operate to the same exceptional high standards. We may not be the cheapest airline in Fiji but we pride ourselves in having the best maintained fleet of aircraft and safety standards as well as some of the best qualified pilots in the Southern Hemisphere. Your safety is our #1 concern
0 - 23 months - free of charge, no luggage allowance.
2-12 years - 60% of adult fare.
13+ years - full fare.
* please note: there is no child policy to the Yasawa Group of Islands
Islander planes and Seaplanes 20kgs.
A FJ$10 charge per kilo overweight applies
Our check-in counter is in the domestic terminal – Nadi Airport (counter Number 6). The domestic terminal is just a short 2 minute walk from International.
All aircraft including seaplanes depart from Nadi Airport (seaplanes are amphibious). We fly to all resorts and islands. Some Islands we cannot land with the helicopter, seaplane or airplane.
Please check with us or with your resort or travel agent.
We are a charter airline. We do however operate regular flights throughout the day to the Mamanuca and Yasawa Islands 7 days a week, all year round.
We operate during daylight hours only in accordance with the Civil Aviation requirements.
We also offer per seat pricing to the Coral Coast and Sun Coast areas. All other destinations are on private charter only.
Full payment via credit card or direct credit is required at the time of booking. We will also require you to fill out a credit card authority form.
Landing and takeoff via seaplane in rough and windy weather can cause difficulties for some people when embarking/disembarking the plane.
We DO NOT recommend travelling via seaplane if you have a mobility problem or recent injury. Please consult your physician prior to travel.
Our operations are strictly within daylight hours. Regions vary - please contact us for full details. Civil Aviation rules state that our aircraft must be back in Nadi 30 minutes before dusk.
All per person priced flights require a minimum of 2 adults. Single passenger rates are available on share-twin basis.
Yes - Our airplanes, seaplanes and helicopters can all carry surfboards under 6ft 7in (200cm), diving and fishing gear.
Yes, absolutely, we offer inter-island transfers