Flights from Antigua island
V.C. Bird International Airport
Scheduling a flight from Antigua island is easy with Orbitz.com. V.C. Bird International is the only airport on Antigua, so if you're looking for international or domestic flights, this is the airport you will be traveling through. Several airlines meet at the V.C. Bird International Airport, including American Airlines, British Jamaica, and Air Canada. The airport is located in the north end of the island, and it is just a 10-minute drive from St. John's. It is accessed by taking the Antigua Sugar Factory Road or Old Parham Road, followed by taking Airport Road to the airport itself.
Parking at the Airport
Buses operate along Airport Road, providing transportation to and from St. John's. Taxis can be arranged on a fixed-fare basis, and the charge is approximately EC $40 to $54. The ride to a hotel or St. John's will take approximately 10 to 15 minutes. Long-term and short-term parking is available at the front of the terminal building.
Transportation to the Airport
Orbitz.com can help you find ways to access the airport and travel once you reach your destination. Public transportation is available directly from the airport, but Orbitz.com can also help you prearrange a taxi ride to the city or your hotel.
V.C. Bird International Airport Restaurant and Shopping
V.C. Bird International Airport has several shopping centers that are duty free, so you won't have to worry about paying taxes on purchases made. A bar and restaurant are both available at the airport as well, so you can get something to eat or drink before your flight. Let Orbitz.com help you plan your low-fare flight from Antigua Island.
Flights to Vancouver
Vancouver International Airport
Vancouver International Airport is located at 3211 Grant McConachie Way, approximately nine miles south of downtown Vancouver. Numerous airlines service the airport, including Air New Zealand, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines. Find cheap flights to Vancouver by using Orbitz.com. The website displays all the flights available on your travel date so that you can book the one that fits your budget.
Transportation From the Airport
Vancouver's rapid transit rail link can get you from the airport to downtown Vancouver in 26 minutes. The airport also offers a downtown shuttle service for $14. The taxicab fare from the airport to downtown ranges from $30 to $35. If you need access to a vehicle during your stay, use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. When you arrive in Vancouver, you'll pick up your rental car on the ground floor of the parkade, which is located just outside the airport terminal.
Weather in Vancouver
The weather in Vancouver determines the peak tourist season. Most people visit the city from June to August, when the temperatures stay in the upper 60s and low 70s. During the winter, the temperature averages 45 degrees Fahrenheit. The spring and fall are a little warmer, with temperatures generally staying in the mid-50s. If you want decent weather and good travel rates, use Orbitz.com to book your trip in April or May.
Highlights and Attractions
Area attractions include Stanley Park, which offers horse-drawn carriage tours. Both the carriage tours and harbor cruises attract tourists. Vancouver Lookout offers a great view of the city from an observation deck that sits 430 feet high. In addition to using Orbitz.com to book flights to Vancouver, you can use the site to purchase tickets to area attractions and tours.
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