Information & Facts
There are no car rental agencies at the airport, but there is a
phone available to contact them.
Taxis are available outside the terminal and fixed rates are
posted at the airport. A ferry connects the airport to St Kitts;
the journey takes about 45 minutes.
English is the official language.
The official currency is the East Caribbean Dollar (XCD), which
is divided into 100 cents. It is tied to the US dollar at a rate of
US$1=EC$2.70. Most businesses accept US Dollar notes as payment,
but change is given in EC$. Travellers cheques and major credit
cards are widely accepted, and major currencies can be exchanged at
banks, with US Dollars the cheapest to exchange. Most banks are
closed on weekends, but provide 24-hour ATM services.
Local time is GMT -4.