Top Travel Questions – Answered

How far is Antigua from St John?

How do you get from Antigua to St John?

There are 2 ways to get from Saint John (Island) to Antigua Island by ferry or plane

  1. Take the ferry from Cruz Bay, St John to Peter Island.
  2. Fly from Beef Island (EIS) to Antigua (ANU) EIS – ANU.

Is Antigua the same as St John?

John’s is the capital and largest city of Antigua and Barbuda, part of the West Indies in the Caribbean Sea. With a population of 22,219, St. John’s is the commercial centre of the nation and the chief port of the island of Antigua.

Is Antigua near the Virgin islands?

Antigua is located in the Leeward Islands in the Eastern Caribbean, and only 1 hour’s flying time from the British Virgin Islands. Antigua has 365 beaches, one for each day of the year. The great majority rest inside the calm, protected waters of the island’s Caribbean side, and visitors are made very welcome.

Is St John worth visiting?

Out of the three U.S. Virgin Islands, visiting Saint John was the highlight for me: there are lots of trails to hike, tons of beaches to enjoy, plentiful snorkeling opportunities, delicious and affordable food, and a rocking nightlife. It’s also the most budget-friendly of the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Is St. John for old ladies?

St. John is best known for dressing wealthy middle-aged women in nice, classic knit suits.

What is St John island known for?

With two-thirds of the island designated as a national park, St. John has some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, like the much-beloved Trunk Bay. This beach is renowned for its crystal sands and underwater nature trail, and it is just one of the many memorable beaches on St. John.

Is St. John or St Croix better?

St Croix is much quieter generally but there is way more beachfront accommodation than on St John (where there’s virtually none) and the accommodations are generally less expensive than on either STT or STJ.

Is St. John a British island?

A: No, St John is a US territory so a US passport is not required to travel to the island.

When should I go to St. John?

The island enjoys temperatures in the high 80s and lows 70s all year long and tends to see higher precipitation during hurricane season (June through November) with rainfall peaking between September and November. As a result, the best time of year to visit St. John is at the peak of winter from December through March.

Do you need a passport to go to St John Island?

The USVI (U.S. Virgin Islands) are a U.S. territory, so U.S. citizens do not need a passport to visit, and this applies to every island in the territory (St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix.)

What is the prettiest Virgin Island?

Virgin Gorda is also home to some of the prettiest white-sand beaches in the Caribbean, like Savannah’s Bay and Devil’s Bay. Locals love swimming and snorkeling here for the practically see-through waves and the fact that these beaches are a little more secluded than the always-popular baths.

Do you need a car in St. John’s?

There is nothing better than having your own car to explore a massive island like Newfoundland. With so many places to go and things to see, the freedom of a rental car means you can go wherever you want whenever you want, but if you wait until the last minute to book one, you’ll be out of luck.

How much is the ferry to St. John?

John. That trip costs only $6.00 each way, takes approximately 20 minutes and runs hourly between 6:00 am and Midnight. The longer ferry route runs from downtown Charlotte Amalie on St.

Is St. John’s island safe?

Safety: St. John is among the safest islands in the Caribbean, and probably safer than your own home town. However, crime happens everywhere, so mind your belongings and take the same care with security around the house as you would at home.

How long is the ferry ride from St. John to St Thomas?

approximately 45 minutes

INFORMATION: Ferry time is approximately 45 minutes. Tickets can be purchased in advance, up to one week. (Bag tickets may not be purchased in advance.) Commuter books are available upon request and are non-transferable and void if detached from book.

How much does it cost to take car on ferry from St. Thomas to St. John?

The car ferry is $50 round trip for each car + whatever you can fit in that car- people, bags,accouterments. The car ferry goes to St John on the hour.

Can you fly into St. John?

St. John does not have an airport. The closest airport is on St. Thomas, airport code STT.