Barbados Pocket Guide


Virgin Atlantic in Flight, Barbados Pocket Guide


Entry into Barbados by air is through Barbados' only airport, Grantley Adams International Airport  (international code  BGI). This modern facility located  8 miles from the capital Bridgetown (approx 30 minutes drive)  is a hub for a number of International  airlines.


After clearing Customs and Immigration friendly porters will be waiting to assist you with your baggage, please confirm the fee before engaging their services. Baggage trolleys are not available at Grantley Adams International.


Listed below are major cities with direct flights to Barbados, approximate  flying time and scheduled airlines:


City Airline Estimated Flying Time
London Virgin Atlantic 8hrs 40 mins
British Airways



Frankfurt British Airways 9hrs. 20 mins



Miami Air Jamaica

3hrs. 40 mins

American Airlines

Caribbean Airways


Montreal Air Canada 5 hrs

West Jet


New York American Airlines 4 hrs. 20 mins
US Airways
Air Jamaica



Atlanta American Airlines

4 hrs. 45 mins.


Puerto Rico American Airlines

1 hr. 30  mins


Caribbean Liat 30 mins to 4 hours
Caribbean Airlines depending on which
BWIA island you fly from
Air Jamaica