Friday, September 10, 2021

How To Travel To Vanuatu

Australia and OceaniaVanuatuHow To Travel To Vanuatu

By boat

  • Port-Vila on the island of Efate and Luganville on the island of Espiritu Santo are Vanuatu’s major ports.
  • P&O Trips offers frequent cruises through Vanuatu’s seas.
  • Tallship Soren Larsen, +64 9 817 8799, sails from Fiji to Port Vila and Santo once a year to explore the northern Banks Islands. 2008: Sails from Lautoka to Yasawa Island, then to Vanuatu for 18 nights from August 31 to September 18.

Subsequent 11-night excursions visit the Banks Islands, then the remote islands of central Vanuatu, sailing from Port Vila to New Caledonia via Tanna Island on October 19.

By plane

Port-Vila is the major international airport, offering flights to and from:

  • Australia
    • Brisbane – Air Vanuatu [www] (Qantas code share [www]) and Pacific Blue [www]
    • Sydney – Air Vanuatu [www] (Qantas [www] code share)
    • Melbourne – Air Vanuatu [www](Qantas [www] code share)
  • New Zealand
    • Auckland – Air Vanuatu [www] and Air New Zealand [www]
  • Fiji
    • Nadi – Air Vanuatu [www] and Fiji Airways [www]
  • New Caledonia
    • Nouméa – Air Vanuatu [www] and Aircalin [www]
  • Solomon Islands – Solomon Airlines

Air Vanuatu operates direct flights from Sydney and Brisbane to Luganville. [www].