How To Get Here
United Airlines offers non-stop service every Saturday from Newark/New York to Saint Lucia on a Boeing 737-800 aircraft departing Saturdays from New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to Hewanorra International Airport (UVF), the service will commence on January 4th, 2014 and run until October 18th. The service provides convenient connections at Newark Liberty to 22 key US cities including, Chicago, Boston, and Washington, D.C., as well to the major Canadian gateways of Ottawa and Quebec.
American Airlines flies daily from Miami from January 1st to October 31st.
US Airways flies once a week from Charlotte NC on Saturdays from January 4th - February 8th and twice a week on Saturdays and Sundays from February 15th - August 17th. They also fly from Philadelphia on Saturdays from January 4th - April 19th.
Delta provides service from Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson Airport by the following schedule for 2014: Jan 1st to 5th (daily), Jan 6th to Feb 10th (Mon, Sat, Sun), February 14 to August 25th (daily), August 28th to September 1st (Thurs - Mon), September 5th to October 10th (Friday - Monday). These flights all land at Hewanorra International Airport in Vieux Fort.
Jet Blue commences a daily flight schedule from Jan 1st - Feb 13th then again from Feb 17th - Mar 15th. This service reduces to 6 weekly flights from Mar 17th - Mar 22nd on Mon - Sat. The daily flight services recommence on Mar 24th and run until Sept 2nd all from New York's JFK.
During the peak season, between mid-November and mid-March, a number of tour companies operate charters from London, Toronto, Milan and various Caribbean destinations.
Air Canada, commences service from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Saint Lucia from Jan 3rd - April 25th 4 times a week from Friday to Monday. Service switches to twice a week on Saturday & Sunday from April 26th to October 26th. Flights are also available from Montreal on Mondays from Jan 6th - Mar 31st.
Westjet has service between Toronto and Saint Lucia on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from Jan 2nd - April 27th. Service drops down to Thursday & Sunday from March 1st - October 9th.
Transat Tours Canjet/Air Transat operates a service between Toronto and Saint Lucia on Sundays from Jan 1st - Feb 10th. Air Transat operates a service from Montreal on Sundays from Jan 5th - April 27th.
British Airways has five weekly service on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays between London Gatwick Airport, Hewanorra International Airport and Piarco International Airport from Jan 1st - Oct 31st. Service is also available between London Gatwick Airport, Hewanorra International Airport and Maurice Bishop International Airport on Sundays and Wednesdays.
Virgin Atlantic flies to the island five times a week on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. From Jan 5th - Mar 31st. Service then switches to four times a week on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from Apr 6th - Sept 30th.
FlyThomas Cook runs a service between Manchester Airport, Hewanorra International Airport and Grantley Adams International Airport on Sundays from Jan 5th - Apr 27th.
Condor provides service between Frankfurt, Grantley Adams International Airport and Hewanorra International on Thursdays from Jan 2nd - Apr 24th.
LIAT offers service to the Island from Grantley Adams International Airport and V. C. Bird International Airport twice daily, St. Vincent & the Grenadines International Airport and Piarco International Airport once daily from Jan 1st - Jan 9th. From Jan 10th until further notice services are offered to the island from Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, V. C. Bird International Airport 3 times daily, Piarco International Airport daily, St. Vincent & the Grenadines International Airport 3 times daily, Grantley Adams International Airport on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and from Melville Hall Airport daily.
Air Caraibes offers service on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays between Martinique and Saint Lucia from Jan 1st - Oct 30th.
Caribbean Airlines provides service between Piarco International Airport and St. Lucia daily from Jan 1st to Oct 30th.
Air Antilles Express offers flights between Paris, Martinique and Saint Lucia on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays from Jan 1st - Oct 30th.
There are two (2) airports on the island: Hewanorra International Airport at Vieux Fort (UVF) is located 40 miles south of Castries and George F. L. Charles Airport (SLU) which adorns a pleasant coastline on the outskirts Castries.
Flying times from major cities
Airport departure tax
Departure Tax of EC $68 (US $26) for all passengers over 12 years is applied to ticket prices at the time of purchase.
Taxis are readily available from the Hewanorra airport to Castries and the north of the island. Public transport is an alternative, however, passengers must walk their luggage to the main road. The trip to Castries will cost approximately $8.00 EC, but it will take twice as long to get there than by taxi.
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