Terminal Drop-Off Charge

From 1 November 2021, a £5 charge will apply for vehicles dropping off passengers at the designated drop-off zones, located directly outside the terminals. Discounts and exemptions will apply. Free drop-off will be available at the Long Stay car parks.

Find out more
Changes to entering the UK using EU ID cards

From 1 October 2021, most EU, EEA and Swiss nationals will need to use a valid passport to travel to the UK. ID cards will no longer be accepted as a valid travel document to enter the UK, though some exemptions will apply. 

Find out more
Skip to Content
Saved Flights

Your Saved Flights

No Saved Flights

  • Pointe-a-Pitre International Airport Guide

    Full Name: The Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet (Guadeloupe Pôle Caraïbes) International Airport
    Location: Pointe-a-Pitre International Airport is located on the island of Grande-Terre, just two miles (3km) north of the city Pointe-a-Pitre.
    Time: Local time is GMT -4
    Transfer to the City:

    Renting a vehicle is highly recommended, as public transport is very unreliable. Reputable hotels in the area may offer shuttle transfers. Cabs are also available from the airport.

    Car rental:

    Car rental companies are represented at the airport include ADA, Avis, Budget, Thrifty, Europcar, Hertz, Rent a Car and Sixt.

    Facilities:

    The airport is quite well-equipped with bars and restaurants, snack stands, a small grocery store, a craft store, a newspaper stand, currency exchange, a medical centre, a post office and a pharmacy. There is also a duty-free store. Meeting rooms and business facilities are also available at a cost.

    Parking:

    Both short and long-term parking options, as well as a valet service, are available. Rates depend on the time of day, and can be by cash or card.