The principal gateway to St. Barts (SBH) is through Juliana Airport in nearby Dutch St Maarten, where flights arrive daily from both the USA and Europe.
USAIR, Delta, Continental, American Airlines, and United Airlines have direct flight to St Maarten Juliana (SXM) from the USA: Philadelphia, PA; Charlotte, NC; Atlanta, GA; Miami, FL; San Juan, PR; New York and Newark.
Air France, Corsair , Alitalia, and KLM have regular flights to St Maarten and Guadeloupe from Europe.
From St Maarten, Winair, Air Caraïbes, and St Barth Commuter, make the ten minute shuttle flights to St Barts (SBH).
From Guadeloupe, Air Caraïbes offers a few direct flights to St Barts (45 minutes) and others via St Marteen departing at times meant to accommodate the arrival of the bigger planes from Europe.
Air Caraïbes also has sereral flights a week between San Juan and St Barts via St Marteen.
Locally based charter flights, which can ease transfer, especially from San Juan and Antigua, are also available.
The airstrip in St Barts is small, and pilots are required to have special training to land. For many, the landing, especially on a windy day, is an adventure in itself.
Welcome in St Barts!
St Barth Commuter is the only commercial local airline based on the island of St Barthélemy.
St Barts Airport, Airline, SBH