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Solomon Airlines


29 reviews
Headquarters: Tongs Building, PT Cruz Solomon Islands, Honiara, Guadalcanal Island Solomon Islands 19354 Website
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    Check-in and Boarding
  • Food and Beverage
    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, films)
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Perth, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Travelling to the Marovo lagoon, and in particular Evis Resort, means either the weekend ferry, which can be a crowded and uncomfortable 15 hour journey, or a quick hour's hop over the blue seas of the Solomon Islands. Both ferry and plane will take you to Seghe. I occasionally use the air service to Seghe in preference to the ferry...

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Domestic Economy Honiara - Sege

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Hamilton, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
40 reviews
9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I have just taken my first flight with this small airline, the service was excellent in all the right places.. Meals were quite tasty, seats were comfy and I even found a little more leg room on this aircraft. The staff are friendly and wiling to help at all times, drinks and nibbles were served in a very timely manner....

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South Pacific Economy Brisbane - Honiara

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Melbourne, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Flew with replacement aircraft - Nauru Airlines Boeing 737. Found our that only Solomon Airlines aircraft - Airbus A320, being serviced for annual repairs. Also last minute arrangements done as Solomon Airlines air flight was cancelled. Meaning changed from afternoon air flight back to late evening air flight.No problems as in flight menu and service are very good as they...

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South Pacific Economy Honiara - Brisbane

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Thank paulswilliams57
Australia
Level 6 Contributor
107 reviews
17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Solomon Airways has been experiencing problems with their Airbus 820 which caused delays to some services in December 2017 and January 2018. In all instances, Solomon Airways acted responsibly to ensure passengers were transported and supported where necessary with Accommodation, etc. Flight and Ground staff were always helpful. In flight meals are always good. I will keep flying with Solomon...

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South Pacific Economy Honiara - Brisbane

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NSW South Coast
Level 6 Contributor
231 reviews
78 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Choosing to fly to the western province of the Solomon Islands requires flexibility and faith. You will get there ..... eventually. Always choose Solomon Air to maximise the likelihood of connections. Flying on the same day - domestic and international - also increases the chances of getting on the domestic plane and it arriving/leaving within an hour of scheduled times....

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South Pacific Economy Brisbane - Sege

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Sydney, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Plane was clean, service good, food a bit average. Departure was delayed to wait for passengers for another flight.

South Pacific Economy Brisbane - Honiara
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Maroochydore, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
496 reviews
104 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Solomon Airlines hasn’t any frills, but the staff are very friendly and polite. The inflight meal was very delicious. There was no inflight entertainment. Just take a good book or listen to music. The flight is only 3 hours from a Brisbane to Honiara. Flies by.

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Wollongong, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The staff are exceptional - nothing is too much trouble. The aircraft is fairly basic with BYO entainment but for a 2.5 hr flight you don't need too much. Also you are earning Qantas Points.

South Pacific Economy Brisbane - Honiara
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Thank Gongwanda
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

My bag was stolen after being checked in at Honiara Airport on a Brisbane bound flight. Be careful there baggage system is not secure and they will not take responsibility. It’s been 7 days and no apology or help from Solomon Airlines.

South Pacific Economy Honiara - Brisbane
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Thank Kimbo M
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

When i'm going to visit the Solomon Islands Airlines I'm always flying with Solomon Airlines. The customer service through the booking is very good. I,m always calling Reservations at Brisbane Airport andget all my bookings done without being online. Once on board you are greeted with a smile and warm welcome. No matter if you are flying Economy or Business,...

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“Book early - often booked out at peak times, Christmas, Easter, weekends.”
andyandgerb, 22 May 2018 | Read review
“Bring a book to read or computer laptop or Ipad to play games.”
paulswilliams57, 8 Apr 2018 | Read review
“Keep checking departure times. Ensure you have a through ticket if travelling on to other destinations.”
773EJB, 15 Jan 2018 | Read review
“They only have one international aircraft”
213lenm, 4 Dec 2017 | Read review
“Try and get a seat allocation prior and take a cushion”
mearnstoadhall, 30 Jul 2017 | Read review
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