from North America
From North America, the most common way to fly down here is
through San Juan in Puerto Rico.
American Airlines have flights from most cities daily. They
have a modern terminal in Puerto Rico and offer connecting flights
through American Eagle to our airport which is located on Beef
Island in the British Virgin Islands. Beef Island is connected
to Tortola, the main island, by a bridge.
you are unable to connect to the British Virgin Islands with
American Eagle then we suggest trying LIAT,
Cape Air or
Air Sunshine Alternatively, if you would like a convenient
VIP service you might like to try Fly
BVI. Based at the BVI's Beef Island airport they offer air-charter
pickups in one of their small fleet of light aircraft. They
are comparably priced for groups of over four passengers and
offer the convenience of working to your schedule.
last couple of years have seen other airlines flying into Puerto
Rico, often with more attractive fares. We definitely recommend
checking to see if any of those airlines routes are close to
your point of departure.
St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands
airlines offer a direct flight to St. Thomas. Motor yacht
La Buscadora can be waiting for you at American Yacht Harbor
in Red Hook and transfer you over to Tortola for an extra fee
of $400 each way. A quicker way, and comparably priced, is by
water taxi. Your broker can contact us for more information.
a taxi from the airport will take you to the ferry dock in downtown
Charlotte Amalie and you can take the ferry across to Tortola,
BVI. Reservations are not necessary. Ferries run four or five
times daily and the cost is $44 round trip.
your convenience, we have provided a short list of airlines.
Click on the airline name to go to their website for price and
Europe, several airlines offer direct flights to Puerto Rico,
Antigua or St. Martin with onward connections to Tortola.
England into Antigua
has a charter flight every Wednesday from Gatwick London direct
to St Thomas with a ferry connection to Tortola. The flight
is very convenient and very reasonably priced (especially for
last minute bookings).
Europe into St. Martin
Air France flies out
KLM flies out of Amsterdam
other European Countries
Condor Airlines flies from
Germany into Antigua and San Juan, Puerto Rico
flies from Madrid, Spain into Puerto Rico
If you fly into Beef Island, Tortola you will either be met
by the captain or by our preferred local taxi driver who has
been looking after our guests for many years. He will make himself
known to you as you exit Customs. The ride to La Buscadora is
approximately 30 to 40 minutes .