How to Get There

Saba Island by Air
Saba Island by Air

Saba Island by Air

Saba can be easily reached by plane from St. Maarten. Winair performs this short, 12 minute flight five times per day.

Windward Islands Airways International
P.O. Box 2088
Philipsburg, St. Maarten, N.A.

Local St. Maarten phone: +599-545-4230
Toll-free Phone from the US: 800-634-4907
Online reservations:

To find a flight to St. Maarten (SXM), check the website of Princess Juliana International Airport. Air Carriers with service from the United States and Canada to St. Maarten:

  • Air Canada (Toronto)
  • Air France (Miami)
  • American Airlines (Miami, New York, and San Juan)
  • Continental (Newark)
  • Delta (Atlanta)
  • Jet Blue (New York)
  • Spirit Air (Fort Lauderdale)
  • United (Washington, D.C.)
  • US Airways (Charlotte and Philadelphia)

From Europe:

  • Air France (Paris)
  • Corsair (Paris)
  • KLM (Amsterdam)

Windward Express Airways (Private Air Charters)

Established in 2000, Windward Express Airways has become a leaders int he private charter travel industry. Flying to clients’ schedules and destinations on time, while avoiding air terminal check-in, line-ups, and lost luggage. From a short flight to a personal itinerary, Windward Express Airways provides direct full cess to international, regional, and restricted airports (Saba, St. Barths, Bailiff, Le Saints). Check with Windward Express first.

Saba Island by Ferry

Saba Island by Ferry
Saba Island by Ferry

The Edge: the latest high speed ferry boat providing transportation and day trip excursions to Saba has service everyday Wednesday through Sunday.

Departures are from St. Maarten's Simpson Bay at the Pelican Marina at 9:00am (check-in 8:15am), arriving at Fort Bay, Saba at 10:00am and returning at 5:00pm.

One way fare is approximately $50USD one-way ($25 for children) plus the harbor fee. Open bar and bilingual crew on board.

Phone: +599-544-2640 or +599-544-2631




For tours, activities, and more on neighboring islands, we recommend ExperienceSXM.