Direct flights to Fiji to increase to three times weekly

Direct flights to Fiji to increase to three times weekly

Direct flights to Fiji to increase to three times weekly

13 July 2023

Following a positive response to direct flights from Canberra to Nadi, Canberra Airport and Fiji Airways are pleased to today announce that from 1 October, the service will increase from twice weekly, to three times weekly. The service, launching on 21 July, will initially operate on Tuesdays and Fridays, and from October, Sundays.

Canberra Airport’s Managing Director, Stephen Byron, is pleased to welcome the additional schedule from October. “The strong forward bookings for flights to Fiji is a clear indicator of the demand for international travel from Canberra. We are excited to relaunch our international operations and thank Fiji Airways for their strong show of support for the Nation’s Capital.”

The arrival of Fiji Airways not only provides Canberrans, and the wider region, the opportunity to visit the magnificent holiday destination of Fiji, but provides fast connections from Fiji to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Honolulu and Vancouver. Guests can book return Value fares from Canberra to Fiji with Fiji Airways for just $539.

Speaking of the new service, Fiji Airways’ CEO and Managing Director, Andre Viljoen said “This route expansion is a testament to the continuous demand for travel to Fiji and our commitment to providing exceptional service, as well as convenient connections to long-haul destinations. We look forward to welcoming more and more Canberra residents on board, where they will experience the renowned warmth and hospitality that Fiji Airways is known for."

With the launch of this route, Fiji Airways will operate 22 direct services to Nadi, and offer the only direct service connecting Canberra to Nadi. Passengers can expect a world-class travel experience onboard Fiji Airways, with warm Fijian hospitality, exceptional service, and award-winning cuisine.

For more information, contact:
Emma Drummond
Communication and Events Manager
0455 227 711