Royal West Indies is a short 15 minute drive from the airport, located in the middle of the popular Grace Bay area of the island
Located a short flight from the east coast of the US (75 minutes from Miami, 3 hours from New York), the TCI is served by several major airlines, including American Airlines, US Airways, Delta, Air Canada, British Airways. You can find direct flights from such major cities as Miami, New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Atlanta, Toronto, Montreal and London (some direct flights are seasonal and operate only in the winter. Check with your airline or travel agent for up to date schedules). The main airport here is on Providenciales (airport code PLS).
Due to government regulations and in conjunction with the local taxi association, transportation to and from the airport must be arranged with local taxis. Taxi fares are regulated.
Provo Airport Details
- Airport Code: PLS
- Latitude: N 21°15′ .6
- Longitude: W 72°46′.7
- (17° MBPV PLS N21 46.4 WO72 16.0 F-4, Jet A-1. 1100 – 2300)
Airlines to Turks and Caicos Islands
Once you arrive at the Providenciales Airport, you will clear immigration and customs, and be able to secure a taxi or rental car at the airport (rental reservations required in advance. There are rental car outlets nearby to Royal West Indies as well). Royal West Indies is a short 15 minute drive from the airport, located in the middle of the popular Grace Bay area of the island.
Royal West Indies is located in the heart of Grace Bay, within walking distance to many restaurants, shops, a casino, a golf course and other attractions. Bikes are available through our concierge service.
Should you desire to rent a car or motor scooter, we can help you with those arrangements as well. A valid driver’s license is required.
Turks and Caicos Taxi service is readily available to points outside of walking distance and for tours of the island. If you book water sports activities such as scuba diving, fishing or island hopping tours, most suppliers will provide shuttle service to and from the departure locations.
To see some of our other islands, you can arrange boat tours to places like Little Way Cay (home of the iguana sanctuary), Pine Cay, Parrot Cay, West Caicos or North and Middle Caicos.
There is a regular Turks and Caicos Ferry from Provo to North Caicos (which is connected to Middle Caicos by causeway).
Local airline service is also available to Grand Turk (our capital), Salt Cay and South Caicos.
The Turks and Caicos welcomes arrivals from over ten countries, including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Cuba, Antigua, Puerto Rico, and the British Virgin Islands.
|Antigua (ANU)||1:55||British Airways|
|Cap-Haitien (CAP)||0:50||Caicos Express, interCaribbean|
|Ft Lauderdale (FLL)||1:55||JetBlue|
|Montreal (YUL)||4:10||Air Canada|
|Nassau (NAS)||1:55||interCaribbean, BahamasAir|
|New York (JFK)||3:30||JetBlue, American, Delta|
|New York (EWR)||3:45||United|
|Port-au-Prince (PAP)||1:15||interCaribbean, Caicos Express|
|Puerto Plata (POP)||1:15||interCaribbean, Caicos Express|
|San Juan (SJU)||1:55||interCaribbean|
|Santiago de Cuba (SCU)||1:15||interCaribbean|
|Santiago de los Caballeros (STI)||1:00||interCaribbean|
|Santo Domingo (SDQ)||1:15||interCaribbean|
|Toronto (YYZ)||4:00||Air Canada, WestJet|
|London (LGW)||11:50||British Airways (via Antigua)|