Non-stop flights to Lifou Island (LIF)
Wanaham Airport is the third largest airport in New Caledonia. It is a domestic airport. Currently, there are 4 domestic flights to Lifou Island.
Lifou Island is mainly known for beaches and its nature.
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This month, there are 247 flights arriving at Lifou Island Airport, which are 56 flights per week or 8 flights per day.
The most frequently departed flights to Lifou Island are routes from Nouméa (GEA) in New Caledonia and Mare (MEE), also in New Caledonia. These two routes together are operated 173 times this month, and make up for 70% of all monthly arrivals at Wanaham Airport.
The longest flight to Lifou Island LIF is departing from Nouméa (GEA). This non-stop flight takes around 40 minutes and covers a distance of 114 miles (183 km).
List of all direct flights to Lifou Island
Below you can find a list of all cities and countries that have direct flights to Lifou Island, ordered by popularity.
Airlines flying to Lifou Island
Currently, there are 2 airlines that fly to Lifou Island. Most flights to Lifou Island are operated by Air Loyaute, as they connect 4 airports to LIF. That’s around 4 times as much as Air Caledonie, the second biggest airline in terms of operated flight routes to Lifou Island. Below you can find the list of airlines that operate all LIF flights:
International flights to Lifou Island
Currently there are no international flights to Lifou Island. The only flights to Lifou Island are domestic flights within New Caledonia. To get to Lifou Island from another country you will need a flight with a stopover, for example through Nouméa or Ouvéa Island.
Domestic flights to Lifou Island
Flights from New Caledonia to Lifou Island
There are 4 airports in New Caledonia that have non-stop domestic flights to Lifou Island.
From Mare, direct flights are offered by Air Loyaute. This route is recently announced though, and not operational yet. It will start in March 2021.
From Nouméa, you can fly non-stop with Air Caledonie or Air Loyaute.
From Ouvéa Island and Tiga Island, you can fly with Air Loyaute.
Alternative airports near Lifou Island
Flying to an alternative airport near Lifou Island could give you other options to reach your destination. For example, the possibility to fly with a different airline or alliance, or finding a cheaper airfare. For this reason, alternative airports near to Lifou Island (LIF) are listed below. The closest alternative airports are Tiga Island (TGJ) and Ouvéa Island (UVE).
Frequently asked questions - FAQ
How many airports are there in Lifou Island?
There are 3 airports in Lifou Island: Wanaham Airport (LIF), Tiga Airport (TGJ) and Ouvéa Airport (UVE).
What is the best airport to fly into Lifou Island?
The most convenient airport to fly into Lifou Island is Wanaham Airport (LIF).
How many airlines fly to Lifou Island?
There are 2 airlines flying to Lifou Island from 4 airports around the world, as of March 2021.
Which airlines fly to Lifou Island?
Air Loyaute and Air Caledonie are the only airlines flying to Lifou Island.
Which alliances are flying to Lifou Island?
There are no alliances flying to Lifou Island at the moment.
How many nonstop flights are there to Lifou Island?
There are roughly 247 flights arriving at Lifou Island every month (or 56 flights each week), from a total of 4 airports - all within New Caledonia.
What is the official name of Lifou Island Airport?
The official name of Lifou Island Airport is Wanaham Airport.
What is the airport code of Lifou Island Airport?
The airport code of Lifou Island Airport is LIF.
What are the most popular flights to Lifou Island?
Nouméa, Mare and Ouvéa Island are the 3 most popular routes to Lifou Island. For a complete overview of all flight routes to Lifou Island, please use our flight map.