Here are some options to get to Tortola

Via Puerto Rico (San Juan)

The British Virgin Islands are 60 miles due east of Puerto Rico.  The islands are 2 hours from Miami and 3 hours 30 minutes from New York.

San Juan airport is served by:-

American - from New York JFK, Miami, Chicago -

Airtran - from Fort Lauderdale -

Delta - from Atlanta, New York JFK -

Jet Blue - from New York JFK, Boston, New York Newark

Southwest - from Atlanta -

Spirit - from La Guardia, Fort Lauderdale -

United - from New York Newark, Philadelphia -

US Airways - from New York Newark, Philadelphia -

Tortola (British Virgin Islands) is served from San Juan by:-

Cape Air -

Inter Caribbean -

Seaborne Airlines -

Cape Air & Seaborne both code share with American Airlines so you can book your connecting flights on one ticket through American Airlines.

St Thomas (US Virgin Islands) is served by:-

Delta, American & Spirit fly from US cities to St Thomas.  From the airport you take a short taxi ride to the ferry dock where you then take a 1 hour scenic boat trip to Tortola, British Virgin Islands.  You can also use Cape Air from mid December 2013 to fly directly to Tortola.

From Europe you are served by:-

British Airways and Virgin  from London - via Antigua and onwards flight for 1 hour with LIAT airline.

Air France from Paris - St Maarten and onwards flight for 30 minutes with LIAT airline.


Note: EU, US & Canadian citizens require a Passport and return ticket to visit the British Virgin Islands.  Visas may be required for other countries, please consult your Local Embassy if in doubt.