Located a seven miles off Venezuela’s north eastern coast, Trinidad and Tobago are the most southern islands in the Caribbean. The islands are a 3 hour and 19 minute flight from Miami and 4 hours and 30 min from New York.
Major International gateways
The major international gateways that serve Trinidad and Tobago are:
- Fort Lauderdale
- New York
The following airlines have regular flights to Trinidad and Tobago:
Flights into Trinidad
Flights into Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago each have one major commercial airport:
- Trinidad: Piarco International Airport (27 km/17 miles from capital, Port of Spain)
- Tobago: ANR Robinson International Airport (10 km/7 miles from capital, Scarborough)
Transport from the airports
Authorised taxis are available at the airport and are unmetered, enquire about fares before entering vehicles. A fare list should be available and displayed at the hub. Authorised taxies have license plates that begin with the letter “H”, meaning for Hire.
What is needed for travel
- A valid passport
- Documentation for return or onward travel and a local address
- Ensure you are aware of visa requirements
Arriving by Sea
- Clearance certificate from the last port of call along with the vessel’s registration certificate must be presented
- Arrivals must check in with the Customs & Immigration at CrewsInn, Chaguarmas Trinidad and Customs & Immigration in Scarborough or Charloteville Tobago
- Yachts converge in Chaguaramas, which houses the Yacht Association, maintenance and repair yards, marinas and other essential servies.
- There’s no official anchorage in Tobago but Mt Irvine Bay, Grafton Beach, Store Bay and Englishman’s Bay are popular spots.