Cheap Flights to Palau

Made up of 340 islands, Palau is an archipelago nation in the Pacific Ocean. Located southeast from the Philippines, this country is officially considered part of Micronesia and contains the Caroline Islands under its exuberant flag. The biggest island is called Koror, which hosts Palau's main airport, the Roman Tmetuchl International Airport (ROR).

Roman Tmetuchl International Airport hosts a handful of airlines. Most of its direct flights arrive from Asian countries, like Korea and Japan, and nearby islands in Oceania. Are you interested in visit Palau's sunny islands? Skyscanner can find you the cheapest airfare to Palau with our Cheapest Month search tool.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Palau

With its tropical, rainforest climate, Palau is beautiful to visit year-round. But keep in mind, it does rain a lot and can get quite humid! The busiest season for tourists is between December and March, which causes hotel prices to rise. If you're looking for a calmer, more affordable time to visit, book your trip in May, June, or September. Rates within the city drop by 30%, airfare is cheaper, and diving areas and other tourist attractions aren't crowded. To find the best times to visit Palau, sign up for Skyscanner's Price Alerts feature.

Airlines That Fly to Palau

Several domestic and international airlines fly out of Palau's Roman Tmetuchl International Airport, including:

  • Asiana Airlines
  • China Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Japan Airlines
  • Korean Air
  • Lion Air
  • Pacific Mission Aviation
  • Palau Pacific Airways
  • United Airlines

What to Expect When Arriving at Palau Airport

Palau's Roman Tmetuchl International Airport (ROR) is located 6km from Koror City, the former capital. It's also 25 km from Melekeok, which was named Palau's capital in 2006. The airport is small by international standards, having only one terminal and a paved, asphalt runway. Its amenities are quite sparse.

To get to your hotel or resort in Palau, it's recommended that you make arrangements in advance of arrival. Taxis aren't always available at the airport and tend to overcharge. Most hotels can send a shuttle to pick you up. If you'd prefer to rent a car for your holiday, Skyscanner can help you find the best rates in Palau.

What to See and Do in Palau

The beautiful nation of Palau is beloved by tourists for its scuba diving. Take a plunge into the Pacific's turquoise waters to see magnificent sharks, jellyfish, and coral reefs. The best diving sites include Blue Corner, German Channel, and Ulong Channel. Of course, Palau's iconic beaches with their warm waves are great for swimming too.

For the best attractions, try visiting Koror City on Koror Island. Once there, you'll find Palau International Coral Reef Center, an impressive aquarium, and Etpison Museum, which details Palau's history through the ages. Finally, due to its colonialist past, the cuisine on these Micronesian islands is extremely diverse. There are restaurants serving up Korean, Japanese, American, Filipino, and even Italian dishes! Palau also makes its own beer at the Red Rooster Brewery.

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