Plan Your Trip from Fort Lauderdale to St Lucia
Fort Lauderdale Airport
Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Fort Lauderdale for your next trip. Fort Lauderdale is served by the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, located at 100 Terminal Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL. It is about nine miles away from the city center. Domestic and international flights are provided by 30 airlines, including JetBlue, United, American and US Airways. Over 60,000 travelers pass through the airport each day.
Airport Parking Information
The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has over 12,000 hourly and daily parking spaces for a small hourly fee. There are lanes available that will allow you to pay for your parking with a SunPass.
Ground Transportation Information
Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. Taxis can accept up to five people for the rate shown on the meter. The fare from downtown Fort Lauderdale to the airport is approximately $16. There is also bus service available through Route 1 of the Broward County Transit bus system. The fare is $1.75, or $4.00 for an all-day pass. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, it can also help you arrange ground transportation.
Fort Lauderdale Airport Restaurants
There are many restaurant options available at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, so you can grab a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. Chili's to Go, Dunkin Donuts, Pizza Uno, Spinaci's Fine Food and many other dining options are available, so there will be something for everyone. There are also plenty of shops for those who need to make last-minute purchases. Checking Orbitz.com for flights from Fort Lauderdale is your best bet for finding the cheapest fares.
Airports in St. Lucia
St. Lucia is serviced by two airports: Hewanorra International Airport and the George F. L. Charles Airport, which is also known as Vigie Airport. Orbitz.com can help you locate bargain flights to St. Lucia. Most international flights land at Hewanorra, which is 45 miles south of the capital city of Castries, while flights within the Caribbean land at George F.L. Charles Airport, which is 1.2 miles north of Castries.
Transportation from St. Lucia Airports
After booking your flight to St. Lucia, Orbitz.com can help you select transportation to your hotel. Many hotels offer shuttle services for their visitors, but you can also take a taxi for between $15 and $60 for up to four passengers. You can also fly by helicopter to other parts of the island. Fare for the helicopter shuttle is $120 per person.
Weather in St. Lucia
The weather in St. Lucia is rather consistent. Temperatures average in the mid 80s, with summer months seeing the 90s, and the winter months averaging in the low 70s. The hurricane season can produce a period of rain that lasts for several days, but the island only averages five rainy days a month.
Things to See in St. Lucia
There are a variety of activities for visitors to St. Lucia. Most people want to experience the white sands of the Caribbean, so a walk along Reduit Beach or a horseback ride from Atlantic Shores Riding Stables might be ideal. If you prefer, you can visit Morne Coubaril Estate and take a trip down the zip line. Whatever you would like to do, Orbitz.com can help you arrange it, in addition to finding your flights to St. Lucia.
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