Getting Here

Our Kitesurf Center is located in the South Caribbean on Union Island (St.Vincent and the Grenadines).

Unspoilt by the mass tourism, you will not find any info on how to get here using your traditional flight search engine even though Union Island has its own airport.

We created this page to help you find your way here.

 

No visa required for most countries

Europeans, British, Australians, Canadians and North Americans DO NOT require a VISA to visit St Vincent and the Grenadines (Union Island). Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 months. Note: Nationals not referred above are advised to research on line for visa requirements.

A return or onward ticket is required by all visitors, as well as proof of accommodation.


 

Travelling from the US, Europe or South America

 

1. Fly to Barbados Airport (BGI) or St Lucia Ewanorra Airport (UVF) (from December 1st 2015)

The easiest and only direct way to fly to Union Island is to fly to Barbados or St Lucia which has daily connections to Union Island and the Grenadines.


From the US or South America

Most of the major airlines are flying to Barbados (BGI) or St Lucia (UVF), you can use search engines like www.kayak.com to find the flights that will suit you best.

From Europe

London or other major cities have daily connections to Barbados (BGI) and Ste Lucia (UVF).

Once arrived on Barbados or on St Lucia you will need to take a final very short connecting flight to Union Island with SVG AIR:www.flysvgair.com

From France

Your best option might be to fly directly to Martinique with any of the regular airlines and then take a private direct 1 hour flight from Martinique to Union Island.

Contact us directly for more information regarding the private flights from Fort De France (Martinique) to Union island: info@kitesurfgrenadines.com

2. Fly from Barbados or St Lucia to Union Island

Once you arrive on Barbados or on St Lucia you will take a small plane from the airline SVG AIR that will fly you directly to Union Island.. You will need to book your flight directly with the airline by sending them an email or using the new website of SVGair: www.flysvgair.com



Barbados – Union Island flight schedule

A return flight from Barbados to Union Island will cost you around 450 USD (taxes included).

Barbados – Union Island**

Daily Flight #608 leaving Barbados at 13:00

Daily Flight #616 leaving Barbados at 16:30 Union Island – Barbados**

Daily Flight #605 Leaving Union Island at 11:00

Daily Flt #609 leaving Union Island at 14:15

St Lucia – Union Island flight schedule from December 1st 2015 – 6 days a week, no flights on Wednesdays

A return flight from St Lucia to Union Island will cost you around 450 USD (taxes included).

Daily Flight  leaving St Lucia Ewanorra Airport (UVF) at 16:15 arriving Union Island 16:50

Daily Flight Leaving Union Island 11:10 arriving St Lucia Ewanorra Airport (UVF) 11:45

 BOARD BAGS

There is no problem bringing your board bag aboard the Barbados-Union Island flight, just let the airline know about it.

If your gear does not make it on your flight it will be on the next available flight.

** MUSTIQUE AIRWAYS

The schedule flights tend to change, we invite you to contact Mustique Airways to know about flight availabilities and to book your flight: info@mustique.com

More info about the flights in and out of the Grenadines on Mustique Airways website: www.mustique.com  &  www.flysvgair.com

Hotel transfer

Let us know your arrival time to benefit from the hotel free airport shuttle.
 

You are travelling from the Caribbean

 

1. Fly to St.Vincent with LIAT

– LIAT airline has daily flights between most Caribbean islands (Martinique, St Martin, Guadeloupe, Antigua, …). LIAT flies to St Vincent, you can book your flight online at: www.liatairline.com ( not the best recommended option)


2. Fly to Union Island

– You can fly from St.Vincent to Union island with SVG AIR: www.flysvgair.com A one way flight from St Vincent to Union Island will cost you around 55 USD.

– The prices from the airport to the ferry terminal are between 25 EC$ and 30 EC$.


 

Overnight hotels

– If you have to spend one night in Martinique and need to sleep there before your next flight, here is the closest hotel to the airport: www.hotel-lagalleria.com

 

– St Vincent has several hotels very close to the port and the airport, we recommend The Cobblestone Inn Hotel located in the center of Kingstown not far from the airport and the ferry terminal. You can book your room on their website: www.thecobblestoneinn.com
The prices from the airport to the center of Kinsgtown (or Cobblestone Inn Hotel) is between 25 EC$ and 30 EC$.
 

Private Charter Flight

– None of the options above will allow you to come down to Union Island? Contact us: info@kitesurfgrenadines.com , we will take our time to find you the best possible option.

 

Book your Hotel on Union Island

Now that you know how to get here it is time to book your room from one of the two option we offer.

kitebeach union

The Hotel on the Kitebeach

The Hotel on the Kitebeach on Union island is the Kite boarding accommodation in the Grenadines. The newly refurbished rooms offer a great view and proximity to our Kite center and the center of town with all the restaurants.

Book with us to get the FREE Kitebeach Access.

More Info About the Hotel

pal island

Palm Island Resort

Staying on the private Island Palm Island is the best option if you are looking for a more relaxing high standard holiday with the best services. Palm Island is located 1 mile offshore Union island but has daily boat connection to Union island and the Kitesurfing school and spot.

More Info About the Palm Island Resort