Jost Van Dyke Air Travel

Air travel is only the first leg of your trip to Jost Van Dyke

Traveling to Jost Van Dyke does take some doing, but the peace and quiet, seclusion, and tropical atmosphere make every step of the way worth it.

Flying to Jost Van Dyke from the US

For North American visitors, the best option is typically to fly into the Cyril E King Airport on the U.S. Virgin Island of St. Thomas. This airport is large enough to accommodate international flights, resulting in the lowest fares, fewest connections and shortest travel time. Not only do most major airlines from the United States offer direct flights from major hubs to the island, some international airlines do as well.

Cyril E King Airport U.S. Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA FLL Spirit Airlines
Miami, FL, USA MIA American Airlines, WestJet

Flying to Jost Van Dyke from Europe

European tourists frequently fly into one of the major international air traffic hubs in the Caribbean, such as the Princess Juliana International Airport in Sint Maarten, or the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport on Puerto Rico. From there, they can take a short flight to the British Virgin Islands, landing at the Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport on Beef Island.

Flying to Jost Van Dyke from the Caribbean

Since Jost Van Dyke does not have an airport, visitors will typically make connections through Cyril E King Airport on St. Thomas (to the west) or through Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport on Beef Island/Tortola (to the East).

Check the chart below for airline service from other Caribbean airports. Even if there are no flights directly from an airport near you, a connecting flight from another regional airport may be a fine option.

Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport Caribbean Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Anegada, British Virgin Islands NGD VI Airlink
Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda ANU LIAT, Winair
Basseterre, St. Kitts SKB Hummingbird Air, Winair
Dominica DOM Air Sunshine, BVI Airways, Winair
Dominican Republic SDQ Winair
Gustavia, St. Barthelemy SBH Winair
Isla Verde, Puerto Rico SJU American Airlines, Cape Air, Seaborne Airlines, United Airlines, VI Airlink
Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis NEV Air Sunshine, Hummingbird Air, Winair
Oranjestad, Aruba AUA Winair
Roseau, Dominica DCF Hummingbird Air
Saba SAB Winair
Simpson Bay, The island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten SXM Air Sunshine, BVI Airways, Hummingbird Air, LIAT, VI Airlink, Winair
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands STX Hummingbird Air
St. Eustatius, Saint Eustatius EUX Winair
St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands STT Hummingbird Air, VI Airlink
The Valley, Anguilla AXA Winair
Cyril E King Airport Caribbean Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Anegada, British Virgin Islands NGD VI Airlink
Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda ANU LIAT
Basseterre, St. Kitts SKB Hummingbird Air, LIAT
Dominica DOM Air Sunshine
Gustavia, St. Barthelemy SBH Tradewind Airlines
Isla Verde, Puerto Rico SJU Air Sunshine, Cape Air, Jet Blue, United Airlines
Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis NEV Air Sunshine, Hummingbird Air
Roseau, Dominica DCF Hummingbird Air
Simpson Bay, The island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten SXM Air Sunshine
Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda VIJ Air Sunshine, Seaborne Airlines, VI Airlink
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands STX Cape Air, Hummingbird Air, Seaborne Airlines
The Valley, Anguilla AXA LIAT
Vieques, Puerto Rico VQS Air Sunshine
the BVI, British Virgin Islands EIS Hummingbird Air, VI Airlink

If you fly to either St. Thomas or Beef Island (Tortola), your next step is to take a ferry to Jost Van Dyke. From St. Thomas, you will arrive at the airport then take a taxi to Red Hook for between $11 and $15(USD) where you will find Inter Island Boat Services ready to take you to Jost Van Dyke for $50 one way or $70(USD) round trip. This company also offers services from Cruz Bay, St. John to Jost Van Dyke, should be staying on either island and interested in a day trip.

If you're arriving on Beef Island, you will need to take a taxi from the airport to West End, Tortola. This trip will cost between $20 and $50(USD) based upon cab occupancy. New Horizon Ferry Service transports tourists from West End to Great Harbour, Jost Van Dykee for $15 one way and $25(USD) round trip. There are four trips a day to choose from.

Click here to see the various ferry routes and companies serving Jost Van Dyke.

There are decisions you'll have to make each step of the way as you plan your trip to Jost Van Dyke, but knowing where you stand and where you can travel to will help you immensely as you put your vacation plans in motion.

 

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