Friendship Bay is 10 minutes drive from Bequia's airport that is serviced by Mustique Airways, SVG air and Grenadines Airways. Two daily flights (50 mins) leave Barbados daily at 1.30 pm and 4.30 pm
For private international jet arrivals Bequia is a short flight away (USD 900 one-way from Canouan - Canouan Island has recently opened its extended airport runway: 5900 ft
A joint Airport expansion project between the Government of Saint Vincent and Canouan Resorts Development Ltd has invested millions to make Canouan Island a true international Airport now allowing aircraft as large as the Boeing 737 and Airbus 320 to land and take off safely. The first G5 took off from Canouan, fully fuelled to London NON-STOP on March 27th, 2008.
BEQUIA Island transfer times:
Barbados - 45 minutes
San Juan - 2 hours (connect from Canouan)
Miami - 3 hours (connect from Canouan)
International Airport St. Vincent
On 16th of August 2006 the Government announced that they are forging ahead with the development of an international airport in St. Vincent. Completion of the airport is expected at the end of 2014.