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Flights to Antigua

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Extraordinary white-sand beaches, turquoise waters and friendly locals make Antigua an ideal holiday destination for anyone in search of complete relaxation. You’re never far away from a tropical sea view, postcard-perfect palm trees or one of the island’s 365 beaches. Whether you’re after quality time in a sunlounger, sailing on a catamaran or exploring historical sights in St. John’s, the island’s charming capital, this small Caribbean island packs a punch.

British Airways flies direct to Antigua’s V.C. Bird International International Airport (ANU). With just under 100 miles of coastline and endless beaches, there’s plenty to keep you occupied beyond the sand and the sea. Go swimming with stingrays or snorkelling with sea turtles at Galleon Beach, see pelicans and watch the spectacular sunsets from the lookout point at Shirley Heights. Or explore the island’s history at Nelson’s Dockyard, a marina that’s also a UNESCO World Heritage site. Book your holiday to Antigua with British Airways.

Antigua flight FAQs

How long is a flight to Antigua?

The flight from London to Antigua’s V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU) is 8 hours 30 minutes.

What’s the cheapest month to fly to Antigua?

The cheapest month to fly to Antigua is in November. The year-round tropical weather means you’ll still get great weather, perfect for those who enjoy slightly cooler temperatures. Peak season is between April through to December when the temperatures are slightly higher. To find the cheapest flights to Antigua, use our low fare finder.

Is Antigua cheap to visit?

Antigua can be very affordable if you travel in the off-season, between May to November. You’ll still experience the warm tropical weather, save money on flights and accommodation and enjoy fewer crowds.

Is it easy to get around Antigua?


V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU) is on the northeast corner of the island, with fixed taxi fares between the airport and many of the major hotels and destinations. Or you can take a direct bus to St. John’s, which departs from the airport every 15 minutes and takes around 20 minutes. Or take the stress out of getting to your hotel and pre-book an airport transfer before you travel.

Book a car hire with British Airways, and receive great benefits – with all mandatory charges included and 24-hour customer support. Collect Avios on every rental.


Why visit Antigua?

A fascinating history, endless white-sand beaches and turquoise water as far as the eye can see – Antigua is easy to fall in love with. Perfect for sun worshippers, when you take a closer look you’ll find that there’s a lot more going on beneath the obvious beauty of this tropical island. From the lively capital of St. John’s to the historical forts, brightly coloured colonial buildings and English Harbour, Antigua strikes the perfect balance between for those looking for both beach time and culture.

Why fly British Airways to Antigua?

Discover outstanding service from the moment you book. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. On board you’ll find clean, sanitised seats, HEPA-filtered air, quality on-board catering and a warm, uniquely British welcome.

Simply relax and let us take care of you, every step of the way.

Antigua travel essentials

Flight time

8 hrs 30 mins

Time zone

GMT -5


Eastern Caribbean Dollar

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