Passenger guide - Pointe-à-Pitre airport (PTP) 

 

Pointe-à-Pitre - Le Raizet International Airport, also known as Guadeloupe Pôle Caraïbes Airport and opened on May, 1953, is the busiest air terminal in Guadeloupe. It operates with flights to several destinations in the Caribbean, North America and Europe.

Official Website: guadeloupe.aeroport.fr
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminal 1 (long-distance flights) and Terminal 2 (regional flights). Open 24 hours a day and situated next to each other.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 2.2 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +590 590 217 171. There is an information desk on the ground floor of Terminal 1, across from gate 2, and a tourist information office on the Arrivals level (Tel +590 590 217 126).

 

The airport is located in Abymes, 2.4 km (1.3 miles) to the north of Pointe-à-Pitre.

 
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Bus - Karu'Lis (Tel +590 590 242 606) operates different services from the airport from Monday to Friday between 5:30 am and 7:05 pm, Saturdays from 6:30 am to 1:30 pm. AE1 - Dothémare, Boisripeaux, Abymes, Providence, Morne Vergain, Anquetil, Hibiscus, Bergevin, Centre des Arts, Mortenol, Chauvel; AE2 - Rectorat, Dothémare, Parc Activités de la Jaille, Destrellan, Convenance, Moudong, Jarry; AE3 - Dothémare, Boisripeaux, Abymes, Providence, Baimbridge, Mortenol, Blanchard, Bas du Fort, Montauban, Pointe de la Verdure, Bourg du Gosier, Périnet, Dampierre, Saint-Félix; AE4 - Rectorat, Dothémare, Fond-Sarail, Trioncelle, Bourg de Baie-Mahault. More information

Taxi - Cabs from Radio Taxi (Tel +590 590 211 221) available around the clock outside the terminal. Journey time to the city centre is around 15 minutes.

 

Car rental counters are situated in an annex building close to the North Terminal. ADA (Tel +590 590 211 364 - Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm), Avis (Tel +590 590 211 354 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm), Budget (Tel +590 590 211 354 - 6:00 am to 9:00 pm), Enterprise Citer (Tel +590 590 211 358 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Sunday from 2:00 pm to 7:30 pm), Europcar (Tel +590 590 931 815 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am), Flizzr (Tel +590 590 211 152 - Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 9:30 pm, Sunday from 1:30 pm to 9:30 pm), Hertz (Tel +590 590 211 346 - Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 10:30 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm), Jumbo Car (Tel +590 590 211 350 - 7:00 am to 9:00 pm), Rent a Car (Tel +590 590 211 349 - Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm), Sixt (Tel +590 590 211 344 - Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 9:30 pm, Sunday from 1:30 pm to 9:30 pm), Thrifty (Tel +590 590 523 406).

 

The airport has a currency exchange bureau, ATMs, post office, VIP lounges, public telephones and pre-paid Wi-Fi access. On the first floor of Terminal 1 there is a meeting room.

Food and Drinks- Coffee shop, restaurant and bar on the mezzanine floor of Terminal 1, cafés on the Departures level, restaurants inside Terminal 2.
Shopping- In the Departures area of both terminals there are duty-free sectors. There are also stores selling accessories, electronics, tobacco, press, books, flowers, handicrafts, clothing, souvenirs.
Baggage- Lockers on the ground floor. In case of missing luggage, contact the airport's superintendency at Tel +590 590 211 266.
Other Services- Games room, medical centre, pharmacy, spa, photo booths, showers.

 

Inside the grounds there are two different car parks. The first 15 minutes are free of charge. There is also a valet parking service and a car wash (Tel +590 590 217 160). Payment can be made at automatic machines or at a desk that operates from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. More information: Tel: +590 590 211 401. Rates

P1 - Area for short stays.
P2 - Long-term parking lot.

 

Adapted restrooms, elevators, accessible public telephones and reserved parking spaces are available. If you should require special assistance or wheelchairs, inform your airline or travel agency about your needs at least 48 hours in advance. More information: Tel +590 590 211 305.

 

Some of the nearest options are: Canella Beach Hotel (Tel +590 590 904 400), Hôtel Fleur d'Epée (Tel +590 590 904 000), Auberge de la Vieille Tour (Tel +590 590 842 323), Hôtel Saint John Perse (Tel +590 590 825 157), Hôtel Village Soleil (Tel +590 590 908 576), La Maison Créole (Tel +590 590 843 643), Karaïbes Hôtel (Tel +590 590 845 151), Mahogany Hôtel Résidence & Spa (Tel +590 590 904 646), La Créole Beach Hôtel & Spa (Tel +590 590 904 646), Karibea Beach Resort Gosier (Tel +590 590 826 464).

 
 
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Latest updates: September, 01, 2017