Getting to the Caribbean Island Roatan
The Caribbean Island Paradise Roatan in the Bay Islands of Honduras is only a short two hour non-stop flight from the USA.
We are located at Turquoise Bay Resort on the north-east side of Roatan in the Bay Islands of Honduras.
If you are coming on a Cruise Ship we will pick you up at the pier. If you are staying at a vacation rental home or hotel ask about pick up.
Coming from Coxen Hole (Airport, Ferry or Cruise ship dock) going east: Turquoise Bay Resort is located in Milton Bight 15 minutes east past French Harbour. Look for the sign on the main road.
How to get to Roatan (airport code RTB)
Travel requirements Travelers to Roatan require a passport valid for 6 months past their intended stay and a return or onward ticket. A 90 day tourist visa is issued on entry into Honduras.
From North America
- United has direct flights from Thursday to Monday out of Houston and Saturdays from Newark, New Jersey.
- Delta flies direct from and to Atlanta on Saturdays.
- American Airlines comes direct from Miami every Saturday.
- SunWing has charter flights from Toronto to Roatan, November to May.
These are by far the most convenient ways to come to Roatan. During weekdays you can use United, Delta, American Airline or TACA out of Miami, Houston or Atlanta to San Pedro Sula (SAP) the main airport in Honduras. From there you take a small plane to Roatan. With Spirit Air you can fly very cheap from Ft. Lauderdale to San Pedro Sula.
Most European Airlines have direct flights to Miami, Atlanta or Houston, from where you can take a connection flight to Roatan with above-mentioned Airlines.
From the mainland Honduras
Domestic air service is handled by several local airlines; CM Airlines, SOSA, Isleña (TACA regional) and others, and it is normally not required to book for domestic travel, but we recommend that you do, especially if you are connecting to Roatan. You can fly from San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba and Tegucigalpa to Roatan.
Ferry service from La Ceiba
There is a ferry connecting Roatan with La Ceiba on the mainland Honduras. The ride takes 1 hour and 15 minutes and leaves La Ceiba at 9:30 am and 4:30 pm and leaves Roatan at 7 am and 2 pm. For more info visit www.roatanferry.com
Ferry service from Utila Island to Roatan
Cpt. Vern offers a non official ferry service between Roatan and Utila on his 39 ft catamaran "Nina Elisabeth". He leaves Utila at 6:30 am and leaves Roatan at 1 pm daily. Cost is $ 55 one way. Confirm departure with Cpt. Vern: firstname.lastname@example.org +504 3346 2600 In USA dial 011 for international call
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