Bauerfield International Airport
gateway to Port Vila and Vanuatu islands
When you decide on a holiday in Port Vila or
other parts of Vanuatu, you will usually fly in to Port Vila, where Vanuatu's international airport is
Bauerfield International Airport is located in
the heart of this tropical haven, giving area visitors enormous convenience, while the harbor is the focus of both
commercial and recreational needs.
|A look at the Bauerfield International Airport
building in Port Vila,
from an arriving plane, taxing on the
The airport operates international flights from
the nearby islands and countries, such as Australia, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and Fiji.
Vanuatu's main air carrier is Air Vanuatu, which also operates domestic flights to islands within
Domestic airport is adjacent to the
international airport. Charter flights for sightseeing and island hopping are operated from this airport by Air
Vanuatu and Unity Airlines.
In addition to Air Vanuatu flights, usually done
as coach services with Australia's Qantas, there are several other airlines flying in and out of Vanuatu. These
include Air New Zealand, Fijian Air Pacific, New Caledonian Air Calin, and Virgin's Pacific Blue.
When you arrive to Port Vila international
airport, your transport to your holiday accommodation is usually organized by your hotel or resort. However, there
are also taxis available that can take you to any of Port Vila resorts.
Numerous tours and fun things to do through the city are available for newcomers, offering
them a great way to enjoy the area, without wandering alone. However, the city is ideal for exploration. If you
have the desire to explore on your own, you'll find only a few more hospitable cities in the
It is not uncommon for travelers to come to Port Vila from India or a number of other eastern countries. One factor that may be contributing to the
increasing popularity of Port Vila tourism is the advent of online flight planning. The advancement of online
technology has given way to unique services in which the traveler can plan a trip outside their country to an
exotic location such as Port Vila and potentially save both money and time in the process. People are now
planning more trips in less time and saving in the process.