The cheapest times to fly from UVF to SWA are

  • February 12th to June 24th (except the weeks of February 19th, March 5th, and March 26th)
  • October 8th to November 4th

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 UVF to SWA is early May. Prices can be as high as $4250 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1680 for Sunday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Shantou

Flying from St. Lucia (UVF) to Shantou (SWA) will usually cost between $1735 to $3553 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $1885. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $4038. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2153 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2286 can be considered a good price for a round-trip UVF to SWA flight.

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

UVF to SWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the UVF to SWA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Saint Lucia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $591 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2067. Return trip prices are from the SWA to UVF 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 UVF to SWA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking UVF to SWA

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 UVF to SWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (UVF > JFK > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1536
  • Average savings: $751 (32.83%)

See UVF to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (UVF > LAX > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1622
  • Average savings: $665 (29.07%)

See UVF to JFK flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (UVF > SFO > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1746
  • Average savings: $541 (23.64%)

See UVF to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JetBlue, KLM, Shanghai Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9863 miles or 15873 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop UVF to SWA flight is about 18 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between St. Lucia and Shantou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from UVF to SWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code UVF
Origination airport name Hewanorra International Airport
City St. Lucia
Country St Lucia
Latitude 13.7
Longitude -61

Return Airport

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


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