The cheapest times to fly from VLI to SEA are

  • March 12th to July 15th
  • November 5th to November 25th

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 VLI to SEA is early May. Prices can be as high as $8174 for Tuesday flights during early January, or as low as $1064 for Thursday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Seattle

Flying from Port Vila (VLI) to Seattle, WA (SEA) will usually cost between $1094 to $2819 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 $1144. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2999. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1855 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1407 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VLI to SEA flight.

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

VLI to SEA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VLI to SEA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Port Vila. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $3196 (46%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1291. Return trip prices are from the SEA to VLI 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 VLI to SEA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking VLI to SEA

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 VLI to SEA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sydney (VLI > SYD > SEA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1377
  • Average savings: $31 (2.17%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from VLI to SEA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Air Vanuatu, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Seattle/Tacoma International Airport to Port Vila Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6205 miles or 9986 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from VLI to SEA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VLI to SEA flight is about 12 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Port Vila and Seattle, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from VLI to SEA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VLI
Origination airport name Port Vila Airport
City Port Vila
Country Vanuatu
Latitude -17.7
Longitude 168.3

Return Airport

Destination code SEA
Destination airport name Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
City Seattle, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -122.3


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