Caribbean Tourism

ST. BARTHELEMY: HOW TO GET THERE

AIRLINES:
* Air Caraibes.
* Air Guadeloupe.
* Air St. Barthelemy.
* Air St. Thomas.
* Windward Islands Airways.


AIRPORTS:
St. Barts airport has a short landing strip that can handle nothing larger than 20-seat aircraft. It is not equipped for night landing.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:
For stays of up to three months, U.S. and Canadian citizens must have proof of citizenship in the form of a valid passport or a passport that expired not more than five years ago, or a notarized birth certificate with raised seal or a voter's registration card, accompanied by a government-authorized identification with photo. For stays over 3 months, or for non-tourist visits, a valid passport is required. Resident aliens of the U.S. and Canada, and visitors from countries other than those of the EEC and Japan, must have a valid passport and visa. A return or onward « « ticket is also required.

GATEWAYS/FLYING TIMES:
* Miami/St. Maarten-2 hours
* New York/St. Maarten-3 hours
* St. Maarten/St. Barthelemy-10 mins.

TAXI FARES FROM THE AIRPORT:
A flat rate of 25F (about 4.50) has been established for taxi runs up to five mins long. For each additional three mins, the fare is increased by 20F (about 3.50). Night fares are higher, as are fares on Sundays and holidays.


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