NON-STOP FLIGHTS NOW AVAILABLE FROM CANADA TO ST VINCENT!
When You Arrive
If you’ve notified us of your flight details and arrival time, we’ll be happy to send a taxi to meet you at St Vincent’s E.T.Joshua Airport. The ride to our base takes about 10 minutes and costs $ 4 per person (minimum 4 person charge). Someone will be here to meet you at our marina and settle you into your shore accommodation or aboard the yacht (sleep-aboards available only if guests arrive before 7.00 p.m.).
Our full-service charter base, just a 10-minute drive from St Vincent’s airport, is at Blue Lagoon, the best protected harbour on St Vincent’s south coast.
Bequia, northernmost of the Grenadines, is just 5 miles over the water and the islands of Battowia, Baliceaux and Mustique are visible from the surrounding hills.
How to Get Here
St Vincent’s new international airport opened in February 2017. We are up-dating this section regularly to let you know which airlines will be flying here.
Currently (May 2017) – Air Canada – December 2017 to April 2018: Direct, non-stop flights from Toronto to St Vincent every Thursday. Check with your travel agent as new airlines are likely to open direct routes during 2017/
Most guests arrive by international flight landing in Barbados, and then take an inter-island connection (about 40 minutes) to St Vincent. From Barbados to St Vincent, you need to connect with – SVG Air or LIAT
- Our airport in St Vincent is Argyle International (AIA) airport code – SVD
- Barbados – Grantley Adams International Airport – BGI
- St Lucia – Hewanorra International Airport – UVF
- St Lucia – George Charles Airport – SLU
- Grenada – Maurice Bishop International Airport – GND
- San Juan, Puerto Rico – Luis Munoz Marin International Airport – SJU
- Port of Spain, Trinidad – Piarco International Airport – POS
- Barbados (BGI) is usually the best transit airport as there are regular non-stop flights to St Vincent.
- From North America, there are daily non-stop flights to St Lucia (UVF) and Barbados (BGI) from New York (JFK), Miami (MIA)) and Toronto (TOR) – see note above about direct, non-stop flights from Toronto.
- From Europe, the best route is usually from London (LGW) to Barbados BGI (British Airways and Virgin Atlantic fly daily), then connecting to St Vincent (SVD).
- Both from North America and from Europe, Trinidad (POS) is another possible hub, though note that this route may require guests to overnight there either on the way out or on the way home and there have also been instances of the connecting flight from Trinidad to St Vincent being cancelled.
- Other possibilities from Europe would be from Paris (PAR) or Amsterdam (AMS) to St Maarten (SXM), connecting to St Vincent (SVD) with LIAT
- San Juan (SJU) is a possible hub, but the cost is likely to be higher than routing via Barbados (BGI)
- If flying via St Lucia, remember that there are two airports there. Most international flights arrive at and depart from Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) but check with your airline to be sure, as (UVF) is an expensive, one-hour taxi ride from the other airport, George Charles (SLU).
Despite some web sites advertising a ferry service, there are currently (May 2017) NO international ferry services to or from St Vincent.
Leah Hernandez, at Reservation Services International, has years of experience getting folks from North America to St Vincent. She offers excellent service and can usually get very good rates
Phone: 1-800-329-9000 / 1-281-528-7727 , Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST