Charter airlines play a key role in Caribbean travel, filling gaps in local air service (particularly to smaller islands) as well as delivering tourists to out-of-the-way destinations and resorts. Charter prices can be competitive with scheduled airline service in the Caribbean, especially for groups.
Air Century has a 3-plane fleet with service to the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, and Haiti. Coming soon: flights to Aruba, San Juan Puerto Rico, San. Martin, Cuba, and more.
Imagine getting from Montego Bay to Negril in just 12 minutes—it can be done with this Jamaican charter airline, which also provides air service to Kingston, Ocho Rios, and Port Antonio via Cessna 208B Grand Caravans and other aircraft.
Bohlke Airlines is based in the U.S. Virgin Islands and offers turbo-prop and jet service throughout the Caribbean and to North, Central, and South America. It was voted top airline in the Caribbean in 2012, 2013, and 2015 by ProPilot PRASE survey.
Caribbean Wings offers private flights to and from Beef Island Airport (EIS) from Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada, San Juan, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas - US Virgin Islands, St Maarten, Antigua, Anguilla, and other destinations, via twin-engine Piper Navajo prop planes.
A Turks & Caicos charter airline that also offers scheduled service to Grand Turk, Providenciales, and Salt Cay, as well as Haiti. Check-in is 40 minutes prior to departure, with flight doors closing 20 minutes before take-off.
Day trips to Anegada are a specialty of this British Virgin Islands charter airline, which also offers service throughout the Caribbean on Piper Navajo and Piper Navajo Chieftain planes. As the website explicitly states, "your schedule is our schedule," and when booking with four or more people, these charters end up being less expensive in most cases than non-chartered air travel.
Travel the skies of the British Virgin Islands like Richard Branson does—by charter copter. Antilles Helicopter Service offers sightseeing flights to the BVI and St. Maarten as well as VIP transportation. Other tours of the islands are also available for a relatively cheap rate per person.
The official airline of St. Vincent and the Grenadines also offers VIP charter flights to the Grenadines, Barbados, St. Lucia, Grenada, and Montserrat. Services include chartered flights as well as scheduled flights.
TimAir is a Montego Bay-based charter that flies throughout Jamaica and is based at Sangster International Airport.