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Travel to Guadeloupe

Flying to Guadeloupe

The national airline is Air Caraïbes (www.aircaraibes.com). Air France (www.airfrance.com), Corsairfly (www.corsairfly.com) and XL (www.xl.com) also fly direct from Paris to Guadeloupe. Norwegian (www.norwegian.com) offers direct flights from the USA.

Airport Guides

Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport

Code

PTP

Location

The airport is 3km (2 miles) from Pointe-à-Pitre.

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Flight times

From London - 12 hours (including stopover); New York - 4 hours 30 minutes.

Departure tax

None.

Travelling to Guadeloupe by Rail

Driving to Guadeloupe

Getting to Guadeloupe by boat

Pointe-à-Pitre in Grande-Terre is a point of call for international cruise operators. Many ships ply routes between Guadeloupe, Antigua, Saint-Martin, Dominica and Martinique, and also connect with Miami and San Juan (Puerto Rico).

Ferry operators

Ferries and catamarans sail regularly from Pointe-à-Pitre to Dominica, Martinique and St Lucia. L’Express Des Iles (www.express-des-iles.com) is the main player.

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