Trois Ilets Air Travel

Flying it the top way to travel to a vacation in Trois Ilets

Your first stop along the way to Trois Ilets will be in the nearby town of Fort de France, which is home to the island's singular international airport.  Flights from around the world allow travelers to fly here with ease, although the chances that you'll have to book a flight that makes a stop elsewhere first is high.  

Aimé Césaire Airport

While Martinique is not the top tourist destination in the Caribbean, the island's airport, Aimé Césaire Airport is still a very modern facility which features a 9,843 foot long asphalt runway, shopping, dining, banking facilities, and more.  To get to Trois Ilets you'll have to travel about another half an hour by car. 

Flying to Trois Ilets from the US

From the United States you can book a flight from Miami with either Air France or American Airlines to Martinique.  If that doesn't work for you, Boston and New York City also connect regularly through the airport on Puerto Rico

When flying from the U.S. this chart may be of help. Online booking engines don't consistently list the most logical options so it's useful to see which airlines offer direct flights to this airport.

Aimé Césaire Airport U.S. Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Baltimore, MD, USA BWI Norwegian
Miami, FL, USA MIA American Airlines

Flying to Trois Ilets from Canada

Air Canada is Canada's major air line, and if you're flying to the Caribbean from this country you can typically do so from Toronto.  Here, however, we find that Montreal (another French-speaking country) offers the most direct route to Martinique. 

The following chart shows which airlines schedule direct flights from Canadian locations.

Aimé Césaire Airport Canadian Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Montreal, Canada YUL Air Canada, Air Transat

Flying to Trois Ilets from Europe

Air France offers daily flights from Paris every afternoon to Martinique.  You can also arrange a flight with Air Liberte, AOM, and Nouvelles Frotiers on occasion. 

Flying to Trois Ilets from the Caribbean

As you may have garnered  above, in most cases you will have to plan for a connecting flight to your getaway in Trois Ilets.  One of the best way to make this happen is to plan to make a stop on another island in the Caribbean and then switch to a regional airline for your final journey to Martinique.

See below for air service from other airports in the region. If there are no flights from an airport near you, taking a connecting flight from a regional airport could be a great option.

Aimé Césaire Airport Caribbean Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Barbados BGI LIAT
Castries, Saint Lucia SLU Air Antilles Express, Air Caraibes, LIAT
Grand Case, The island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten SFG Air Caraibes
Isla Verde, Puerto Rico SJU Seaborne Airlines
Pointe a Pitre, Grande-Terre PTP Air Antilles Express, Air Caraibes, Air France
Vieux Fort, Saint Lucia UVF Air Antilles Express
the Dominican Republic SDQ Air Antilles Express, Air Caraibes, Air France

No matter where you're traveling from, you can make a trip to Martinique happen if you know which airlines to look at and where they travel from.  

 

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