Most major carriers fly directly into San Juan, Puerto Rico. St. Croix is only a short 25 minute flight, one of many commuter flights out of San Juan to St. Croix. You can also fly from New York and Newark on several direct flights to St. Thomas. You can then connect on American Eagle, Seaborne Airlines and Cape Air.
Some approximate flying times to St. Croix are below. These times include connections and airport layovers. Flying times may vary depending on your particular connections:
If you are coming from Europe, you can fly through Miami and connect on a direct flight to St. Croix. You can also connect through New York and Newark on several direct flights to St. Thomas. You can then connect on American Eagle, Seaborne Airlines and Cape Air. You can also fly to Antigua or St. Martin and on to St. Thomas on Winair or Liat and then connect to St. Croix!
Driving is on the left side of the road!!!
All types of car rentals are available on St. Croix...from small economy cars to a full-size vans and everything in between. You can rent a Jeep, convertible, sedan, SUV, minivan...you name it! Car Rental rates on St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands are similar to those on the mainland.
Drivers are usually required to be a minimum of 25 years old although some car rental companies will allow younger drivers for an additional fee. U.S. drivers need a valid driver's license, others can purchase a temporary license.Click here for a listing of St. Croix Car Rental Agencies
Check out Cruzin' Scooters in Christiansted.
All taxi drivers should carry a rate card with approved fares set by the Taxi Commission. Taxis have no meters and charge by zone. Roundtrip fares are double. There is also a charge for baggage and waiting time. Most will take you on an island tour ranging from US$30-$45 for up to 2 people, US$12 per person for additional passengers. Don't get in a vehicle that doesn't have "TP" on the license plate and a dome light above the taxi because, without those, it is not an authorized taxi. The following are some taxi company phone numbers:
St. Croix Taxi Association - 340-778-1088
Antilles Taxi Service, Christiansted - 773-5020
Caribbean Taxi and Tours, Christiansted - 773-9799
Cruzan Taxi Association, Christiansted - 773-6388
Territorial Taxicab Umbrella - 692-9744
Combine Taxi and Tours, Frederiksted - 772-2828
Service, Frederiksted - 772-4775
Buses - 340-773-1664
Public buses, through the VITRAN agency, serve St. Croix. Most fares are in the $1.00 range. The buses operate between 5:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. seven days a week. Bus routes connect most residential, commercial, and tourist areas. There are also private tour bus operators that provide service through most hotels.
Ferry Service between St. Croix and St. Thomas
Sorry there is currently
no ferry service between St. Croix and St. Thomas. A good alternative
is Seaborne Airlines.