If Aruba is your goal, many airlines offer direct flights to that Caribbean destination from North and South America, Europe, Malaysia and within the Caribbean itself. Aruba is an island nation in the Netherlands Antilles, well known for both romance and family fun. The island has been inhabited since 2500 B.C., offering a wealth of history to go with the paradise.
Traveling from Canada
Flights to Aruba from both CanJet and WestJet depart only from Toronto.
CanJet P.O. Box 980 Enfield, Nova Scotia CANADA B2T 1R6 (800) 809-7777 www.canjet.com
WestJet 22 Aerial Place N.E. Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2E 3J1 (888) 937-8538 www.westjet.com
Traveling on a Caribbean Airline
These three Caribbean-based airlines offer flights to Aruba from throughout the Caribbean region, as well as from parts of South and North America.
Dutch Antilles Express Pietermaai 33-35 P.O. Box 4101 Willemstad, Curacao 599-9-461-2502 www.flydae.com Based in Curacao, Dutch Antilles Express offers flights to Aruba from Bogota, Colombia; Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles; Caracas, Venezuela; Cartagena, Colombia; Curacao, Netherlands Antilles; Panama City, Panama; St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles; and Valencia, Venezuela airports.
InselAir Dokweg 19, Maduro Plaza Netherlands Antilles 599-9-737-0444 www.fly-inselair.com Also based in Curacao, InselAir offers flights to Aruba from Bonaire, Nehterlands Antilles; Caracao, Netherlands Antilles; Kingston, Jamaica; Las Piedras, Venezuela; Miami, Florida, USA; Paramaribo, Suriname; Port Au Prince, Haiti; St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles; San Juan, Puerto Rico; and Valencia, Venezuela airports.
Tiara Air Sabana Blanco 70E, Suite 11 Oranjestad, Aruba 297-588-4272 www.tiara-air.com Headquartered in Aruba, with main offices on additional islands, Tiara Air offers flights to Aruba from Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles; Curacao, Netherlands Antilles; Las Piedras, Venezuela; and Riohachas, Colombia airports.
Traveling from Europe
Direct flights to Aruba from Europe are only available through airlines in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
Arkefly 0900-2753359 www.arkefly.com Arkefly offers flights from Amsterdam in the Netherlands to Aruba. Note: Their website is in Dutch, and there is a charge for calling their phone number.
KLM KLM BlueBiz, SPL/PA Postbus 7700 , 1117 ZL Luchthaven Schiphol Netherlands (866) 434-0320 www.klm.com KLM, also known as Royal Dutch Airlines, offers flights to Aruba from Amsterdam in the Netherlands. KLM is partnered with Delta Airlines.
Martinair Martinair, the Americas Americas Headquarters 8750 NW 36th Street, Suite 300 Doral, FL 33178 (305) 704-9800 www.martinair.com/us_en Martinair offers flights to Aruba from Amsterdam in the Netherlands.
Thomson Holidays Pre Travel Services TUI UK Columbus House Westwood Business Park Westwood Way Coventry CV4 8TT 0844 871 1603 Thomson Holidays, which sells separate flights as well as package deals, offers flights to Aruba from Gatwick and Manchester in the United Kingdom. Note: There is a charge for using their phone number.
Traveling from South America
Seven airlines fly from various cities and countries in South America to Aruba. Some of these airlines have United States-based phone numbers.
Aires (888) 950-2473 www.aires.aero Based in Bogota, Colombia, Aires offers flights to Aruba from Baraquilla, Colombia. Note: Their website is in Spanish.
Aserca 58 212-953-3004 www.asercaairlines.com Based in Valencia, Venezuela, Aserca offers flights to Aruba from Caracas and Santo Domingo, Venezuela. Note: Their website is in Spanish.
Avianca Avenida Calle 26, Bogota, Colombia 18 002 842 622 www.avianca.com Avianca offers flights to Aruba from Bogota, Colombia.
Avior Avenida Intercomunal Jorge Rodriguez, Sector Las Garzas, Centro Comercial M.T (CCMT), Local PB-35, Lecheria - Estado Anzoategui Venezuela 001 305 4702203 www.avior.com Avior offers flights to Aruba from Caracas, Venezuela. Note: Their website is in Spanish. The phone number is for the Miami call center.
Copa Airlines Avenida Justo Arosemena y, Calle 39, Edificio Copa Airlines, P.O. Box 1572, Panama City Panama (800) 359-2672 www.copaair.com Copa offers flights to Aruba from Panama City, Panama.
Malaysia Airlines 33rd Floor, MAS Building, Kuala Lumpur, Wilyahah Persekutuan, 50250 Malaysia (800) 552 9264 www.malaysiaairlines.com Malaysia Airlines offers flights to Aruba from Santo Domingo, Venezuela.
Venezolana 0501-VENEZOLANA ravsa.com.ve Venezolana is a regional airline offering flights to Aruba from its base in Maracaibo, Venezuela. Note: Their website is in Spanish.
Traveling from the United States
Direct flights from the United States to Aruba come from throughout the eastern portion of the country and as far west as Texas.
AirTran Airways 9955 AirTran Blvd. Orlando, FL 32827 (800) 247-8726 www.airtran.com Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, and Orlando, Florida, AirTran offers flights to Aruba from both cities.
American Airlines American Airlines Customer Relations P.O. Box 619612 MD 2400 DFW Airport, TX 75261-9612 (800) 433-7300 www.aa.com American Airlines offers flights to Aruba from Boston, Massachusetts; Miami, Florida; and New York's JFK Airport.
Continental Airlines P.O. Box 4607 Houston, TX 77210-4607 (800) 231-0856 www.continental.com Continental offers flights to Aruba from their headquarters city of Houston, Texas; New York's LaGuardia Airport; and Newark, New Jersey.
Delta Airlines Delta Air Lines, Inc. P.O. Box 20706 Atlanta, GA 30320-6001 (800) 221-1212 www.delta.com Delta offers flights to Aruba from its headquarters city Atlanta, Georgia; and from New York's JFK Airport.
jetBlue 118-29 Queens Blvd, Forest Hills, NY 11375 (800) 538-2583 www.jetblue.com jetBlue offers flights to Aruba from Boston, Massachusetts; and New York's JFK Airport.
SLM M. Hanenbergstraat 17 – Osdorp 1068 GT - AMSTERDAM PO BOX 9521 – 1006 GA – Amsterdam ( 31 ) 020 – 626-2697 www.slm.nl Suriname Airways, or SLM, is based in the Netherlands and offers direct flights to Aruba from Miami, Florida.
Spirit Airlines 2800 Executive Way, Miramar, FL 33025 (800) 772-7117 www.spiritair.com Spirit offers flights to Aruba from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
United Airlines P.O. Box 66100, Chicago, IL 60666 United offers flights to Aruba from Chicago, Illinois; and Washington, D.C.'s Dulles Airport.
US Airways 2345 Crystal Dr, Arlington, VA 22227 US Airways offers flights to Aruba from Boston, Massachusetts; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.