Getting To Nevis By Air
There are many ways to travel to Nevis by air. Nevis’ own Vance W Amory International Airport (NEV) accommodates smaller, regional aircraft and private aircraft, while the Robert L Bradshaw International Airport (SKB) on neighbouring St Kitts accommodates international flights from commercial airlines.
If you’re travelling directly from the US or UK, your flight will arrive at St Kitts (SKB), where you will be met and seamlessly escorted by taxi to Reggae Beach to your waiting water taxi to your accommodation in Nevis in as little as six minutes.
VANCE W. AMORY AIRPORT
Vance W. Amory International Airport serves the island of Nevis in the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. The airport has a single runway, which is approximately 1,220 meters long. The airport is located just west of the village Newcastle, Nevis, in Saint James Windward Parish.
PRIVATE JET SERVICES
The Vance W. Amory Airport welcomes the business and leisure traveller who wishes to travel via private charter. This service is possible through Signature Flight Support, a leading FBO company that is visible in over 200 destinations worldwide.
At Vance W. Amory International, passengers enjoy the amenities of a private VIP Suite where high quality service is provided. This includes a clean and comfortable well-furnished facility, dedicated internet service, personal catering service, personal baggage handling service, just to name a few.
Refuelling service for both Jet/Turbo prop engine and Piston driven aircraft is available at attractive rates. This service is arranged through Signature Flight Support. All major fuel cards such as Jetex, Everest Fuel, World Fuel, Avcard, Multiservice are welcomed.
A team of professional and courteous staff at the airport is eager to welcome passengers with delight, and will ensure their experience at the Vance W Amory Airport is a memorable one.
ROBERT L. BRADSHAW AIRPORT
The Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw International Airport (SKB), located just northeast of the capital city of Basseterre, serves St. Kitts and its sister island, Nevis. A thoroughly modern airport with all the amenities you’d expect in a thriving island nation, SKB is widely acclaimed to be the best mid-size airport in the entire Caribbean. The airport accommodates regional and international flights, as well as, provides facilities for cargo jets, private jets and various other types of aircraft.
Upon arrival in St. Kitts, you will be met by a fleet of taxis ready to whisk you off to your Caribbean resort. Note that taxis are not metered; fixed rates, in E.C. dollars, are posted at the airport. Rates are the same for 1 to 4 passengers. The fare to the closest hotel in Basseterre is US$16; to the farthest point, US$50.
Before setting off in a cab, be sure to clarify whether the rate quoted is in E.C. or U.S. dollars. There’s a 50% surcharge for trips made between 10pm and 6am Contact the St. Kitts Taxi Association for assistance (869/465-8487; 869/465-4253; 869/465-7818 after hours).
The KayanJet at St. Kitts’ Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw International Airport offers a unique take on the modern airport lounge. This private, state-of-the-art terminal at the edge of the airfield, available to passengers of private and commercial jets on both arrival and departure, allows you to relax and be pampered in a luxurious space while your immigration and baggage requisites are being taken care of.
Leaving the airport’s hustle and bustle far beyond, you’re whisked there by Porsche Cayenne. Complimentary gourmet snacks and drinks await, then dine from our exclusive, contemporary menu. Your business and entertainment needs are facilitated with IMAC workstations, plasma screens, free wi-fi—and feel free to let the kids loose at the kid’s corner. We also offer floral delivery, duty-free shopping, and travel services including hotel and restaurant reservations. Caribbean vacations couldn’t be easier!
- Meet and Greet services signage for Private/Commerical Passengers
- Arrival and Departure Lounges
- In-house Immigration and Customs Clearance
- Finger Food & Exclusive Beverages
- Dedicated Meeting Rooms, Business and Secretarial Services
- Free WIFI Connection & Wireless Charging Stations
- International Magazines & Newspapers
- Luxury Amenities and Shower Facilities
- Duty-Free Pre-ordering Service
- Children’s Menu and Magazines
- Dedicated Concierge
Our Private Services
- Quick Aircraft Turnaround
- Customs and Immigration on site
- Passenger and Crew Assistance
- Traffic Rights and Landing Permits
- Flight Planning and Weather – NOTAM’s
- Airport and Airway slot
- Onboard Catering
- Crew and Passenger Hotel Accomodation and Transfer
- Fueling Arrangements
- Aircraft Charter Reservations and Inter-Island Transfers
- On site Crew Rest Area
Flights to Nevis
Trans Anguilla to Nevis – Schedule
Flights to St. Kitts
St. Kitts is easily reached from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and continental Europe. Dozens of nonstop, connecting, and charter flights depart daily and arrive at Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw International Airport (SKB). SKB also serves flights from several Caribbean nations, including San Juan, Antigua, St. Martin and St. Thomas.
New York City (JFK) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Weekly (Saturday)
Dec 18, 2021 – Apr 2, 2022; Nov 2022 – Apr 2023
Miami (MIA) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Daily – Dec 15, 2021 – Apr 2, 2022
Weekly (Saturday double daily)
Apr 9 – Aug 13, 2022
Charlotte (CLT) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Weekly (Saturday)
Mar 5 – Apr 2, 2022; Jun 4 – Aug 13, 2022
Toronto (YYZ) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Weekly (Sunday)
Dec 19, 2021 – Jan 30, 2022
Atlanta (ATL) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Weekly (Saturdays)
Dec 18, 2021 – Sep 3, 2022
London Gatwick (LGW) to St. Kitts (SKB)
2x Weekly (Thurs and Sun)
Dec 16, 2021 – Mar 24, 2022
2x Weekly (Wed and Sat)
Mar 30, 2022 – Oct 2022
Antigua (ANU) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Weekly (Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday)
St. Martin (SXM) Connection – Weekly (Friday, Saturday, and 2x Sunday)
Barbados (BGI) – Weekly (Thursday, 2x Saturday, and 2x Sunday)
Anguilla (AXA) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Twice Daily
St. Eustatius (EUX) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Once Daily on Monday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Twice Daily on Wednesday
Antigua (ANU) to St. Kitts (SKB) – Once Daily on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday
San Juan (SJU) To St. Kitts (SKB)
2x weekly (Friday, Sunday)
Dec 17 – Jan 30, 2022
2x weekly (Friday, Monday)
Jan 31 – Apr 25, 2022
(EWR) To St. Kitts (SKB) – Weekly (Saturday)
Dec 18, 2021 – Apr 30, 2022; Nov 2022 – Apr 2023
To St. Kitts (SKB) – Operates on demand
For today’s ferry / water taxi schedule, please visit
Nevis Air and Sea Ports Authority:
This will take you to their Facebook page, scroll down to the latest schedule. (updated daily)