Hewanorra International Airport (UVF)

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Hewanorra International Airport (UVF)

Hewanorra International Airport serves Saint Lucia island and operates with international destinations such as Miami, New York, Atlanta, Toronto, London, as well as caribbean destinations. It is the main of the two existing airports in Saint Lucia.

Official Website: www.slaspa.com/contentPages/view/hewanorra-international-airport
Number of Terminals - 1 -
Airlines: LIAT, United Airlines, American Airlines, Ameriflight, British Airways, Air Sunshine
Annual passenger traffic: 530,000 (2017)
Tel. +1 758-457-6100


The airport is on the southern cape of the island, near Vieux Fort Quarter, and about 53.4 km (33.2 mi) from the capital city, Castries.

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Car rental companies

Car hire operators at Hewanorra International Airport include: Alto, Avis, Budget and St Lucia Car Rental.


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What services does Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) facilities include

There is a bank (open 1200 to 1630) with bureau de change facilities and an ATM in the terminal building. Free Wi-fi access, public telephones are located at various points within the terminal building. The nearby Coconut Bay Beach Resort (tel: +1 758 459 6000; www.cbayresort.com has events facilities, and many of the other large resorts on the island provide meeting and conference space.

Food and Drinks- open bar and cafe in the departures lounge..
Shopping- Duty-free is available in the departures lounge, where a range of local and international goods can be purchased
Baggage- For any inconvenience with your luggage contact to your airline.

Other Services- A pharmacy, first aid facilities and medical services are available on site, while a hospital is within 3km (2 miles) of Hewanorra International Airport


Accommodation near Hewanorra International Airport (UVF)

Charlerys Inn (0.6 km), Harmony at Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa (0.9 km)


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Public and private transportation

Taxis - are available outside the terminal. The journey time to Castries is around one hour

Buses - Hewanorra International Airport's proximity to the East Coast Road affords good access to public transport. Public buses stop on the main road just outside the airport complex (journey time to Vieux Fort: 10 minutes

Shuttles:- Islander (tel: +1 758 486 1561 www.islelander.com operates private shuttle services to destinations and resorts all over St Lucia.


Parking services at Hewanorra International Airport (UVF)

There are spaces for 250 cars at Hewanorra International Airport. These facilities are situated directly in front of the terminal building.


Services for passengers with special needs

Wheelchairs, lifts, personal assistance and accessible toilets are provided for disabled passengers. Passengers requiring special assistance should inform their airline (48 hours)  prior to travel.