Taxi Transfers To and From Antigua Airport
Other Transfer Options
Antigua V. C. Bird International Airport Taxis - Fares, Distances and Where to Find Them
Taxi rides anywhere on the island of Antigua have a flat fee, regardless of where the conveyance begins or ends.
You can get a taxi to/from Antigua Airport to Marina Bay Beach is around $16. Similarly, a trip from St. John's to Galleon Beach will save you $24.
The Antigua and Barbuda Transport Board establishes the standard tariffs. They have been given the go-light by the government of Antigua and Barbuda itself.
Taking a taxi in Antigua as a solitary visitor is often a relatively safe experience. If you have any trouble along the way or ever feel threatened, please let someone know immediately. Keep in mind the identification you used to get behind the wheel.
Number and photograph the license plate to send to the Antigua police who deal with tourists.
Just dial +502 5978 3586 to get in touch with them.
Taxis at Antigua Airport
If you need to take a cab in Antigua, you won't have trouble finding one. Taxis can be hailed swiftly from the street in a busy area at any hour of the day or night.
The airport, the harbor, the most popular beaches, and most of the city's hotels all have taxi stands for your convenience.
Taxis in Antigua are not a standard color and are typically privately owned. Visitors often decide on a driver upon arrival and save their contact information for the duration of their trip.
Let's say you need a service that operates at odd hours, or that will bring you directly to your house. In that situation, you can either have the hotel call you a taxi or choose a taxi service that offers phone-based dispatch.
- A taxi in Antigua can carry up to four people for the same fare.
- Please inquire about the food and refer to your fare card if necessary.
- It is common practice to ask a cab driver for their contact information if they have impressed the passenger.
- In Antigua, a standard tip for a driver is between 10% and 15% of the fare.
Most taxis in Antigua are estate cars, so those using wheelchairs shouldn't have any trouble getting inside. However, not all local taxis are designed to accommodate wheelchairs.
Let's say you need to find a highly specialized company. A few tour companies, including Barry Taxi and Tours, have cars suitable for passengers using wheelchairs.
You can make reservations by dialing +1 678 528 4432.
Safety and Complaints
Like the rest of the island, taxi drivers in Antigua are kind and helpful. But let's say you run into trouble while taking an Antigua cab, like getting ripped off or riding with a jerk.
If this happens to you, you can file a formal complaint with the tourist police by dialing +502 5978 3586.
The driver's identification number should be recorded. Please have the driver's phone number and license plate ready to speed up the investigation when you call in your complaint.
Rideshares at Antigua Airport
Antigua does not have a reliable public transportation system, and ridesharing apps like Uber and Lyft are not yet functional. As a result, you should plan and hire a taxi to take you home.
Hotel Shuttle Services at Antigua Airport
Whether you're here for business or pleasure, you'll appreciate how close the airport is to the heart of Antigua. The hotel shuttle service is convenient and inexpensive to move around town.
Shuttle service is available from 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on a half-hourly basis for a fee of $5 per rider.