Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our St. Thomas Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit. Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.
Its a small waiting area but the many rows of chairs don’t have arms so you can stretch out. – sevsa
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Cyril E. King Airport.
What to Expect
- A small single-terminal international airport with limited shopping and dining options.
- The airport sustained damage in a 2018 hurricane, some amenities are still not available again, such as the Duty Free shop.
- Long, slow lines for security checkpoint and baggage check.
Where to Sleep
- As of February 2019, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
- For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.
In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.
As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
If sleeping in St. Thomas Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:
- Emerald Beach Resort – (2 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttles aviailable. The hotel suggests a taxi for US$4.00 (plus baggage fees) each way. » Check Rates
- The Island Beachcomber Hotel – (2 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
To see more options there is a list of hotels near the St. Thomas Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
At the time of this update WiFi is not available at St. Thomas Airport.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: unknown.
Duty Free & Shopping – At the time of this update, the Duty Free shop has not reopened since the hurricane of 2018. It is not known if the airport gift shops are operating again.
Food & Drinks – There are two restaurants (no 24-hour food concessions).
Information Desk – Not available.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.
Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
Rest Zones – Not available.
Shopping – There are stores selling souvenirs and liquors. Location: unknown.
Showers – Not available.
The airport terminal is open from 6:00AM – 11:00PM.
As of February 2019, St. Thomas airport is served by the following airlines: Air Sunshine • American Airlines • Bohlke International Airways • Cape Air • Delta Air Lines • JetBlue • Leeward Islands Airways • Sea Flight VI • Seaborne Airlines • Spirit Airlines • Sun Country Airlines • United Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
The following car rental companies have counters at the airport: Avis, Budget and Hertz.
Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. While different types of taxis are available, licensed taxis are metered. Fares for “tourist taxis” are expensive “per person” rates, and must be negotiated before starting your journey if you decide to take one.
Last updated: 2019-02-20
This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning. All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or write a review.