The cheapest times to fly from SWA to SUV are

  • February 5th to March 18th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 13th to September 23rd
  • October 22nd to January 7th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SWA to SUV is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $3037 for Wednesday flights during early May, or as low as $1134 for Monday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Suva

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Suva (SUV) will usually cost between $1199 to $2148 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $1377. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $2277. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $900 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1609 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to SUV flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SWA to SUV route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SWA to SUV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to SUV flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shantou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $241 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1499. Return trip prices are from the SUV to SWA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SWA to SUV can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 5 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SWA to SUV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Nadi International Airport (NAN) in Nadi

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from SUV
  • Usually 21.04% less expensive than SUV
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to NAN flights


Flight Hacking SWA to SUV

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SWA to SUV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nadi (SWA > NAN > SUV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1346
  • Average savings: $264 (16.38%)

See SWA to SYD flights

Hack #2: Sydney (SWA > SYD > SUV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1358
  • Average savings: $251 (15.6%)

See SWA to NAN flights

Hack #3: Auckland (SWA > AKL > SUV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1420
  • Average savings: $190 (11.78%)

See SWA to AKL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SWA to SUV? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Fiji Airways, Qantas, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nausori International Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5056 miles or 8137 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SWA to SUV?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to SUV flight is about 10 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Suva?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SWA to SUV.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SWA
Origination airport name Waisha Airport
City Shantou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 116.8

Return Airport

Destination code SUV
Destination airport name Nausori International Airport
City Suva
Country Fiji
Latitude -18
Longitude 178.6


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