Getting There

Palm Island bookings with arrival dates from December 1, 2015 onward will be routed through St. Lucia’s Hewanorra International Airport (UVF). This new service from St. Lucia to Union Island will be available every day except Wednesdays.
All booking made before August 17th, 2015 via Barbados will be honored.

Getting to Palm Island is an adventure, but just part of the experience!

Getting to Palm Island

St. Lucia Inter-Island Flight

Palm Island will assist you with booking your scenic inter-island flight from St. Lucia to nearby Union Island. From there, it's just a quick ten minute boat ride aboard our Palm Island shuttle from Union Island to Palm Island. Your welcome drink is waiting!
International arrival and departure details must be noted on original reservation request.

Complete names and birth dates, as appearing on passport, should be given. Palm Island will book the best connecting flights from St. Lucia to Union Island and advise you of these flight details once confirmed.

For stays of 7 nights or longer, the cost of the inter-island flight from St. Lucia is included. For stays of less than 7 nights, the cost of the inter-island flight from St. Lucia is US$400 per person (May not be applicable to special offers and/or discounted rates).
For stays of less than 7 nights, the Reservation Office can confirm inter-island air reservations, but will require the credit card for the air at the time of booking.
A Palm Island representative will meet and assist guests upon arrival into St. Lucia. Guests will NOT clear customs in St. Lucia, but will proceed to the inter-island flight desk and stay in the Hewanorra International Airport Terminal, which has shops and food.
All luggage will be collected and transferred to the Union Island flight by our representatives.
Guest will clear customs upon arrival to Union Island and will be met by our Palm Island crew.

Boat transfers for all guests from Union Island to Palm Island and back are included.

Palm Island will advise all guests of their departure time from Palm Island on the homeward journey.

Latest departure time from St. Lucia is 16:15 HOURS. Failure to arrive for check in at this time results in an overnight hotel supplement in St. Lucia and clients will be booked onto the next available flight. Charges for flights may apply for missed connections. Palm Island cannot be held accountable for any charges incurred by missed connections due to incoming international services. Amendments to flights may incur additional charges. On Return: Earliest departure from Union Island is 10:45 am


Allowance of 1 standard piece of carry-on luggage per passenger not to exceed 13 lbs. Free checked baggage allowance will be one (1) bag per passenger not to exceed 44 lbs. A second checked bag not to exceed 44 lbs will be US$50 per bag. A third checked bag not to exceed 44 lbs will be US$100.00 per bag. The maximum number of checked bags allowed per passenger will be 3 bags. We always recommend traveling light and bringing the minimum amount of luggage to avoid airport and transfer delays.


Late Luggage


Due to the limitations of inter-island flights, there is the possibility that a guest's luggage may not arrive at Palm Island at the same time the guest arrives. Therefore, we require all guests booked at Palm Island to pack a carry on bag with a change of clothes and necessary toiletries in the event their checked luggage does not arrive at Palm Island until the following day.