Cheap flights from Saint Lucia
Flights from Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia is a British Commonwealth island country situated in the eastern Caribbean Sea. It is part of the Lesser Antilles, located north/northeast of the island of Saint Vincent, northwest of Barbados, and south of Martinique. Its capital and largest city is Castries. Saint Lucia experiences a tropical climate, moderated by northeast trade winds. The dry season is from January to April, while the rainy season is from May to August.
Saint Lucia celebrates its independence annually with a public holiday. The island nation was controlled by England from 1663 to 1667, and was subsequently at war with France 14 times. It was in 1814 when the British took definitive control of the island. The constant switch between British and French rule earned Saint Lucia its title of "Helen of the West Indies."
Where to go
Saint Lucia’s capital, Castries, is a main transit from one of the islands to the other. But that doesn’t mean it’s not worth taking a tour around. Although most of the historic buildings in the city were destroyed by major fires, it doesn’t completely take away the beauty of Castries. Morne Fortune, arguably its most distinct feature, serves as a majestic backdrop. There’s a small obelisk monument here that commemorates the 27th Inniskilling Regiment’s retaking of the hill from French forces in 1796. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, the city cathedral, is a grand stone structure that has a painted interior of trompe l’oeil columns, with St Lucia, the island’s patron saint, portrayed directly above the altar. There’s also the lovely Derek Walcott Square, named after local writer and Nobel Prize winner Derek Walcott, which is surrounded by 19th-century wooden beautiful buildings.
Around five hours from Saint Lucia by plane is New York City in the US state of New York. This amazing world city is a center – not just nationally, but also internationally – for media, culture, food, fashion, art, research, finance, and trade. Check out its landmarks like the iconic Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Wall Street, Brooklyn Bridge, Empire State Building, Grand Central Terminal, and Rockefeller Plaza, among others; visit art museums like the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guggenheim Museum, The Cloisters, Museum of Modern Art, and Brooklyn Museum of Art; check out science and technology museums such as the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, the American Museum of Natural History, and the Transit Museum; and stroll along New York’s parks like the Central Park, Fort Tryon Park, Pelham Bay Park, and Flushing Meadow Park.
Frankfurt, Germany can be reached by plane from Saint Lucia in approximately 10 hours. Frankfurt is the business and financial center of Germany. It is home to the European Central Bank and the German Stock Exchange, and plays hosts to some of the world's most important trade shows like the Frankfurt Auto Show and the Frankfurt Book Fair. Check out historical attractions in the city, including Römerberg, Dom, Eiserner Steg, Hauptwache, Alte Oper, Börse, Paulskirche, and Sachsenhausen; and museums in the Museumsufer district, which includes Architektur Museum, Deutsches Filmmuseum, Städel-Museum, Museum Giersch, Liebieghaus, Museum für Angewandte Kunst, and more.
How to get out
Saint Lucia has two airports, George FL Charles Airport and Hewanorra International Airport. The former is the smaller of the two, and is served by passenger services including Air Antilles, Air Caraïbes, Air France operated by Air Antilles, Caribbean Airlines, Caricom Airways, Corsair operated by Air Antilles, Hummingbird Air, LIAT, and Take Air, with flights to Antigua, Barbados, Fort-de-France, Port of Spain, Saint Kitts, Sint Maarten, Saint Vincent, and more. Hewanorra International, on the other hand, is served by more airlines, such as Air Canada, American Airlines, British Airways, Caricom Airways, Condor, Delta Air Lines, Grenadine Airways, JetBlue Airways, Mustique Airways, SVG Air, Sunwing Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and more, flying Toronto-Pearson, Grenada, London-Gatwick, Port of Spain, Barbados, Frankfurt, New York-JFK, Saint Vincent, and more.
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