Samoa's Borders are Open to International Travellers


Flights to Samoa currently operate direct from Auckland with Air New Zealand, Sydney/Brisbane with Qantas, Nadi (Fiji) and Honolulu (Hawaii) with Fiji Airways.



From 22nd September 2022, COVID-19 test and vaccination requirements were removed and no longer apply for travel and entry. 

Normal Immigration requirements, as outlined below, apply.

All nationalities traveling to Samoa can apply for a 90-day Visitor Permit on arrival using the arrival card. Travellers must have:

  • a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond the intended stay
  • confirmed onward ticket (Return Ticket)
  • visas for the next country of destination
  • sufficient funds to support themselves (while in Samoa)
  • confirmed residential contact address

For more information, visit Permit Services – Ministry of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (