Trunk Bay in St. John is just one of the magnificent beaches in the US Virgin Islands.
It's just easier...
to get to the US Virgin Islands
No matter where you're coming from, travel to the US Virgin Islands is easy, with major international hubs in Miami and San Juan plus direct flights from many US cities.
No Passport Required for US Residents
US Customs & Immigration: When you arrive on a flight that originates in the US - there are no arrival formalities - It's just easier... claim your luggage and head for your hotel or resort! When you leave the US Virgin Islands for a US Airport, you'll go through customs and immigration here in the US Virgin Islands - It's just easier... making your arrival home much faster.
NO PASSPORT REQUIRED! An original birth certificate plus photo ID are still valid for travel to the USVI if you do not have a US Passport (check with your airline for valid forms of identification).
For international airline arrivals you will have to show appropriate documents and obtain all necessary U.S. visas prior to boarding your flight for the US Virgin Islands. Check with your arrival airline for current visa requirements - or contact the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration website at www.uscis.gov
If you are arriving by ferry from The British Virgin Islands - you'll clear customs and immigration in Cruz Bay, St. John for boats to Red Hook or at the dock in downtown Charlotte Amalie if your boat travels directly to St. Thomas.
Getting Around: Once you arrive in the US Virgin Islands you'll have no problem getting around each island or visiting all the Virgin Islands. See our section on Getting Around the US Virgin Islands for information on car rentals, taxis and inter-island ferries- It's just easier...
Airlines with Service to the US Virgin Islands
Major international airports are located in St. Thomas and St. Croix, USVI so It's just easier... to get to the US Virgin Islands!
There are daily non-stop flights from major east-coast airports which make connections easy from almost anywhere. There are also frequent direct flights from other
Caribbean islands and connecting flights from Puerto Rico and St. Maarten which serve as a hubs for North American, European and South American airlines.
Other Airlines with service to the St. Thomas and St. Croix:
Air St. Thomas, Air Sunshine, American Airlines, American Eagle, Cape Air Continental Airlines,
Delta Airlines, LIAT, Northwest Airlines and US Airways.
Ferry Service within the USVI
Ferry Service to St. John: For travel to St. John, you will have to fly into St. Thomas and then take a taxi to downtown Charlotte Amalie or Red Hook for the short boat ride to Cruz Bay. Don't worry about ferry schedules - It's just easier... to let your taxi driver know that you are going to St. John & they'll take care of the rest!
Ferry Service is also availabe between St. Thomas and St. Croix.
the US Virgin Islands