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Getting to Antigua

By Air

Air travelers will arrive at V.C. Bird International Airport, located near the capital city of St. John’s. Served by American Airlines, Air Canada, British Airways, BWIA, Caribbean Star, LIAT, Virgin Airlines, USAirways, and others, the airport is also a bustling hub for many interisland flights.

Flying time from:

New York: 3 hours, 30 minutes
Miami: 2 hours, 15 minutes
Toronto: 4 hours, 30 minutes
Dallas: 5 hours, 30 minutes
Los Angeles: 8 hours, 30 minutes

By Cruise

Antigua is also a popular destination for many cruise ships. Two cruise terminals, approximately two miles apart, are located in downtown St. John's and are within walking distance of the main shopping areas. One is adjacent to Heritage Quay duty-free shopping center and the other is at Deep Water.

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