Fagali’I Airport (FGI) is located in the city of Apia, Samoa. The airport was formerly owned and managed by the Samoan government and Polynesian Airlines. A few years ago, the airport was closed due to noise and safety concerns but was re-opened in 2009. The resumed airport operation gained more criticism because of the previous issue on safety and environmental reasons. The airport terminal is exclusively situated in the island’s rainforest. The company added International flights to Pago Pago, American Samoa. Overall, the Island of Samoa is safe to all travelers.
Airfare ticket prices are very affordable, which also depends on the travel season. Cheapflights.com have good deals online to Apia, Samoa (FGI), make sure to book early to get the best price.
For an ultimate relaxing experience after a long flight, there are plenty of Bed and breakfast hotels that are less than two miles drive from Fagali’I Airport. Here’s a list from Expedia:
- Insel Fehmarn Hotel
- The Samoan Outrigger Hotel
- Travellers Point Hotel
- Lynn’s Getaway Accomodation
- Taumeasina Island Resort
Before reaching the Fagali’I Airport, travelers can enjoy and play golf at Royal Samoa Golf course while waiting for their flight schedule. The airport is accessible to more tourist attractions too. Here are the following:
- Vaiala beach
- Palolo Deep Marine Reserve
- The Robert Louis Stevenson Museum
- 24-hour Maketi Fou market
- Piula Cave Pool
- Papase’ea Sliding Rocks
For a fast and easy access to your destination from the Fagali’I Airport, a hotel or resort shuttle can be arranged, a cab or a rental car is always available.
Experience the beauty of Samoa—book your tickets now!