Travel to French Guiana

Flying to French Guiana

The main airline is Air Guyane ( but it only offers internal services. Air France ( operates flights to Cayenne from Paris. Other airlines serving the country include Air Antilles ( and Surinam Airways (

Airport Guides

Cayenne Félix Eboué Airport




The airport is 15km (9 miles) southwest of the city.


Flight times

From London - 23 hours (including stopover in Paris); New York - 13 hours 30 minutes (including stopovers).

Departure tax


Travelling to French Guiana by Rail

Driving to French Guiana

Getting to French Guiana by boat

Main ports: Cayenne, Kourou and St Laurent du Maroni. There are ferries across the Maroni River from St Laurent du Moroni to Albina (Surinam), from where there is a road to Paramaribo. Services also operate from St Georges to Oiapoque (Brazil) across the Oyapock River.

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