The cheapest times to fly from SWA to WLS are

  • January 29th to September 16th (except the weeks of February 5th, March 19th, May 21st, July 23rd, August 6th, August 20th, and August 27th)
  • mid October

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 WLS is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $7678 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $1880 for Saturday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Wallis

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Wallis (WLS) will usually cost between $3364 to $6747 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 $3946. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $7678. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3732 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4685 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to WLS flight.

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

SWA to WLS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to WLS flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Shantou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.56, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $1605 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4271. Return trip prices are from the WLS 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 WLS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 19 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking SWA to WLS

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 WLS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1701
  • Average savings: $2985 (63.7%)

See SWA to PHX flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (SWA > PHX > WLS)

  • Price for both tickets: $3104
  • Average savings: $1581 (33.75%)

See SWA to NAN flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SWA > JFK > WLS)

  • Price for both tickets: $3197
  • Average savings: $1488 (31.76%)

See SWA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air New Zealand, Aircalin, American, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Fiji Airways, Hainan, JAL, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Wallis Hihifo Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5187 miles or 8348 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to WLS flight is about 10 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Wallis?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from SWA to WLS.


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 WLS
Destination airport name Wallis Hihifo Airport
City Wallis
Country Wallis and Futuna
Latitude -13.2
Longitude -176.2


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