Getting to Port Vila
Cheap Port Vila flights are available from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane and flying time is usually around 3 hours. Convenient connections are available from many Australian cities. Direct flights from Australia only operate on certain days.
Airlines from Australia
There are several airlines that provide flights to Port Vila. Vanuatu’s national airline Air Vanuatu offers direct service from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. Virgin Australia offers direct service from Brisbane. The following airlines also serve Port Vila with connecting flights:
Air New Zealand via Auckland
Air Calin via Noumea
Fiji Airways via Nadi
Port Vila Bauerfield International Airport (VLI)
Port Vila Bauerfield International is a small airport on the outskirts of the city. Taxi and shuttle bus transport is available into the city as well as complimentary hotel shuttles from many of the nearby resorts. For passengers connecting to domestic flights, Air Vanuatu flies to over 25 destinations within the islands.
Port Vila is the gateway to the island nation of Vanuatu, a country that comprises over 80 separate islands that stretch over a wide area of the Pacific. If it’s the outdoors you enjoy then Vanuatu will not disappoint.
This quiet little paradise is a favorite South Pacific vacation destination. Port Vila wraps around a stunning cove of blue Pacific waters and white sand beaches where the days pass in a relaxed manner. Enjoy a lazy day on one of the magnificent beaches, go snorkeling amoung beautiful coral reefs or hike the lush interior and witness the splendor of the rainforests.