Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from New York LaGuardia to Simpson Bay Princess Juliana
|August||Best time to beat the crowds with an average 63% drop in price.|
|February||Most popular time to fly with an average 47% increase in price.|
Average price round-trip
|$420||(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)|
Good deal round-trip
Good deal one-way
Sint Maarten has restarted flights from nearby territories and Europe. A summary of information on entry requirements and domestic COVID-19 measures can be found here.
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Travel restrictions between Saint Martin and Sint Maarten will be implemented. Persons with medical or professional reasons will be allowed to cross the borders. Authorized travelers will only be allowed to pass with plane ticket, negative PCR test issued within 120 hours and sworn statement.
All travelers must complete an Electronic Health Authorization System (EHAS) Form 72 hours before travel. Children must have the online health form filled out by their parents.
All travelers arriving from a country that is categorized as high or moderate risk must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test obtained from a naso-pharyngeal swab issued within 120 hours before departure of the last direct flight to St. Maarten. Other tests such as antibody tests and tests performed outside of the 120 hours period will not be accepted. Children under the age of 10 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test result.
Travelers residing in and traveling from a low-risk country are exempted from the mandatory rt-PCR or antigen test.
On January 11, Sint Maarten will be implementing a mandatory COVID-19 insurance for all travelers visiting Sint Maarten with the exception of residents, transit passengers, flight crews and French nationals. For more information on and all questions related to the COVID-19 insurance please visit https://www.sxmprotectionplan.com.
For travelers originating from a high-risk country, 14 consecutive days of self-monitoring of body temperature and possible flu like symptoms is mandatory. The travelers in this category will receive during 14 days an automated daily email alert providing a link for submitting the required information online. If you are remaining for a shorter term on the island, you will have to submit the information for the time you are on the island.
Transit passengers are also subject to complete an online health declaration and have a negative test for COVID-19 issued within the last 120 hours before departure.
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There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 6h 57m.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Spirit Airlines ($80) and American Airlines ($109), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Spirit Airlines ($221) and Multiple Airlines ($288).
For New York LaGuardia Airport to Simpson Bay, Saturday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Monday is the most expensive. Flying from Simpson Bay back to New York LaGuardia Airport, the best deals are generally found on Saturday, with Wednesday being the most expensive.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "long delay in boarding"
Cons: "The food on the plain or snacks were to poor and not that tasty."
Cons: "Small plane, feels cramped"
Cons: "If you can get it he people at the desk to stop making announcements while there are announcements being made over the airport PA system that would be great. Especially when the person chosen to speak has a heavy accent and it’s competing with other announcements. My over 50 ears can’t make it out."
Cons: "sat on the tarmac for 3 hours because the pilot was late."
Cons: "The check process was ridiculous. There not enough room in the box for me to explain my experience but the ticket agent lied to me, said he couldn't take my bag until I got a paper receipt and boarding pass from a kiosk despite having had pre-paid for my bag and digital boarding pass. 25 mins wasted"
Cons: "Faster lines at check-in. More courteous security personnel"
Cons: "No WiFi. Little service."
Cons: "Late and bumpy"
Pros: "Newer planes with extra large overhead bins are great and the boarding process is much easier and smoother now with all the various breakdown of groups instead of by row."
Pros: "Delta app is awesome."
Cons: "Really nothing. They did a great job."
Cons: "Left late"
Pros: "Didn’t like security. They were rude"
Cons: "There was a dog barking the entire time that disturbed everyone."
Cons: "Somehow they didn’t serve snacks and drinks, I’ve been being thirsty and hungry, at the last 30mns I felt like I wanna throw up. We landed around 30mns ago and now no gates ready for us to get out of here. Still waiting inside the plane."
Pros: "The food and the treatment"
Cons: "Crying baby"
Cons: "We were on the tarmac for almost 2 hours. It's probably LaGuardia but the experience was very bad."
Cons: "Small seater aircraft was cramped"
Pros: "Comfy on time and personable. Food was good too. Thank you."
Cons: "It was all good."
Pros: "The LGA team did great in difficult situation"
Pros: "Made friends on the way to Maine!"
Pros: "Plane clean."
Cons: "Unorganized boarding at LGA."
Pros: "Clean plan and efficient boarding procedure."
Cons: "Horrible delay. Took off almost two hours post originally scheduled time."
Pros: "The staff was was very accommodating to myself and my 19 month old daughter"
Cons: "I could not check in on the kiosk and I had to go to two agents before they could find my reservation. The lines were extremely long and the customer service was poor."
Pros: "Delta has always be a step above the rest. Traveling with my children is not a problem and frowned upon with Delta. I rarely choose competitive airlines and will continue to use Delta as much as possible."
Pros: "New Plane - super roomy great selections of movies to watch for free on the TV!"
Cons: "The delay on the runway"
Pros: "Turbulence didn't allow the beverage cart to serve passengers"
Pros: "The tv on the back of the headrest was great."
Cons: "Too much chatter over the intercom."
Pros: "Was a nice flay , thanks"
Cons: "Access to LGA has become too problematic due to the construction. We will use other airports on our future trips to NY"
Cons: "Everything. Boarded, day on the runway for nearly 3 hours, and then cancelled. No hotel allowance and all hotels near LGA full."
Pros: "Felt like cattle in a tiny plane. Service took what felt like years. The only reason I didn't give it 1 star was that it arrived on time."
Cons: "Service and size of plane."
Cons: "No complaints"
Pros: "I loved getting an email with my baggage claim number."
Cons: "The food was the same snack they give in the evening and afternoon, even though it was morning- pretzel, peanuts, or cookies."
Cons: "They lost my duffle bag, and when they found it, my bag was in a whole different state, and once I finally received my duffle bag my items were wet and damaged."
Pros: "First time flying DELTA and to New York City. Really liked flying into Marine Terminal for it's smallness and easiness to collect luggage and catch a taxi."
Cons: "My suitcase was damaged(torn through!)"
Pros: "Inability to move up seat given 6’0 height and several available."
Cons: "Worst turbulence ever."
Pros: "No traffic to LGA. No security lines. First in line to take off."
Cons: "Snack options are very poor."
Cons: "Seat was very hard and uncomfortable"
Pros: "Comfy seat, great entertainment options"
Pros: "The steward was super friendly."
Pros: "Tight seats"
Cons: "More accurate notifications of flights"
Cons: "Delayed significantly. When we landed there was no gate for us to taxi to. All around a bad experience."
Cons: "We had 3:10h delayed..."
Cons: "All Excellent"
Cons: "Сиденья хуйня"
Cons: "I would blame this on myself but had a second incident with CheapoAir. The date was wrong and neither cheapoAir NOR AA would help me to fix it without extravagant fees. Ended up eating the ticket."
Pros: "Arrived on time"
Pros: "The fight was fantastic."
Cons: "Baggage claim took an hour"
Pros: "Service top notch"
Pros: "Smooth ride, checked in online, electronic boarding pass, going through security - a breeze. Was little apprehensive because I heard bad things about AA - my 1st experience was good."
Cons: "New cheap fare is honestly offensive trash."
Pros: "Boarding as quick and efficient. Staff were friendly and courteous"
Cons: "Nothing bad to comment on as the trip was a smooth trip"
Pros: "On time and arrived early!"
Pros: "The fly departed on time"
Pros: "Bad weather came in n I was rerouted on Time"
Cons: "The seats were very uncomfortable"
Pros: "Good Airplane"
Cons: "Delays and baggage delayed"
Cons: "No power outlets. A bag of chips in 1st class is pretty weak. Compared to Europe flights we can from, aircraft felt like 1960's Aeroflot."
Pros: "It was on time boarding and landing"
Pros: "Small airport"
Cons: "Service and flexibility, needed to call online for assistance"
Pros: "My neighbor."
Cons: "We sat on the tarmac for over an hour for no apparent reason."
Cons: "No priority boarding for people with babies and toddlers"
Cons: "It's AA, never again"
Pros: "It is good"
Pros: "This time every thing excellent"
Cons: "No tv on seat. Those dumb comedy tv show"
Cons: "Entertainment was boring"
Pros: "Left on time!"
Cons: "No peanut options for gluten free customers"
Pros: "When it comes to travel, there is always something that can go unexpected. Is that happens to you and you come to AA counter with a positive attitude they will make sure you are satisfy with your service."
Cons: "Good service ! Window seat!"
Pros: "Not enough luggage space for regular number of passengers on board"
Pros: "On time"
Pros: "I believe that a cup of juice and small coffee cookie only its unacceptable. Not even coffee is lame"
Pros: "The service was excellent Very cleaning airplane The people the travel was super good especially the children."
Pros: "thiughy it was a good price on the fare. Now I know why"
Cons: "The representatives and staff at your LaGuardia airport need some serious customer service training. Very rude - no one seemed to know what was going on. Flights were pulling up they rebooked and they were fussing at customers. Understaffed and delaying and canceling flights. Would not recommend to anyone to fly with them. Even on connection changed gates 3 times. So customer unfriendly!"
Pros: "Rosa was great at handeling a pushy, borderline rude customer. I couldn't handle that kind of stressful job."
Cons: "Anticipating that I wasn't going to be able to get on the standby after missing the connection from Boston due to equipment failure. I had a shuttle booked in Charlotte and may have missed that too. It was already a 12 hr. travel day and I was dreading it being longer."
Cons: "Overall attitude, more co concerned about making a buck instead of making customers happy"
Cons: "The seats are way too small."
Cons: "Did not allow me to sit in the location I had been assigned."
Pros: "On time and smooth"
Pros: "Everything was very smooth-uneventful"
Cons: "The airport is not organized well and a handful of us passengers had to take a shuttle over to the other side of the airport. This by the way, was not written on the boards or announced so we were confused for a good 20 minutes trying to figure out where to go and what was happening."
Pros: "Onboarding was very simple and fast. It took less than 20 minutes."
Pros: "Stewart was most enjoyable while giving safety instructions and we arrived 45 minutes early!"
Pros: "Easy and quick trip Very organized"
Cons: "Horrible nightmare"
Cons: "1. Unreasonable luggage charge 2. Luggage Claim was not efficient"
Pros: "Cheap fare"
Cons: "Tiny, plane, excessive baggage charges. Terrible experience. Will not fly Spirit again."
Pros: "Got an upgrade through auto seat assign"
Cons: "Wasn't exactly cheap considering that fact that I had to pay $55 to carry on a light bag with my laptop bag. It was extremely frustrating."
Pros: "The pilot was experienced"
Cons: "Wait at gate."
Pros: "The trip was short and good"
Pros: "low ticket price"
Cons: "a la carte pricing, not the best staff"
Cons: "Uncomfortable ride with no entertainment Got stuck with a couple the fight the whole ride"
Pros: "I don't like spirit airlines set not comfortable they don't serv any free drink or food ..the staff are nice so far but the company doesn't have any service offers to the passenger, + the set not comfortable at all"
Cons: "No delays."
Cons: "PAYING FOR SEAY SELECTION...CARRY ON LUGGAGE ..FOOD DRINK...NO WIFI...NO VIEWING TV...SMALL LEG ROOM"
Cons: "Didn't like that I am paying $90 to take 1 carry on the plane. Didn't like that the row in front of my was 6" away from. Didn't like that my seat didn't recline because the rows in the plane were too tight"
Cons: "Not strict with luggage measurements."
Cons: "Had to sit on runway for 20 minutes. But for being previously delayed, Spirit made a timely recovery"
Cons: "insolent, incompetent woman at baggage checkin"
Cons: "Pilots were late."
Cons: "Overall terrible experience"
Pros: "No delays!! Staff was friendly."
Pros: "It landed"
Cons: "Everything else"
Pros: "everything went smooth"
Cons: "not being able to add bag during buying and being charged 10 more because i had to do online."
Pros: "Everything was good."
Pros: "Not a thing"
Cons: "The fact that Spirit left me on hold 56 minutes."
Cons: "the queue lines were not clear. the machine did not print boarding pass and we had to stand in another line. we had to pay 156 $ for 3 suitcases and we knew that we would have bring less suitcases."
Cons: "That you have to pay for the seat and a carry on"
Pros: "Nothing. Not a good experience"
Cons: "We had to pay $50 for our bags, and if you wanted any food or beverage it was extra."
Cons: "High charges on carry on and check-in bags. Check-in weight reduced to 40lbs or pay over limit"
Cons: "Paying for a small carry on $53"
Pros: "Don't know"
Cons: "Baggage fee is to big"
Cons: "Spirit will not be in business very much longer if they continue to have such disdain for their passengers. Both coming and going to and from Denver, which I have done at least a dozen times in the past two years (but never with Spirit) couldn't have been worse."
Pros: "Agents are very nice"
Cons: "You had to paid for everything"
Pros: "Everyone was very nice and went out of their way to be helpful."
Cons: "I bought with several weeks my ticket and when I arrived to the airport I didn’t have a seat and they told me that they downgrade the plane and the solution that they will pay for my hotel room for a day and next day I’ll fly at 4. I was a very important meeting that they and couldn’t afford to lose one day un NYC. I bought in Jet Blue last minute ticket that cost me $us 370!"
Pros: "I have no complaints"
Pros: "GETTING OFF THE PLANE."
Cons: "EVERYTHING ELSE."
Cons: "May be cheaper overall but really not sure after all the charges along the way. $18 for a seat that doesn't recline and where my laptop is squeezed in between my chest and the seat in front of me. Blaming carry-on charge on increased fuel costs...come on!"
Cons: "Not food and comfort"
Pros: "Initial cost (before add-on)"
Cons: "$50 bag fee. Never again. Late both directions. 45 min wait for bag at DTE. Poor, far below expectations."
Pros: "It was cheap"
Cons: "JUST KIDDING IT WASNT. AND IT WAS A HEADACHE"
Pros: "The price"
Cons: "Unorganized, delayed on both flights, charged for carry-on bags"
Cons: "Timeliness, comfort, food, additional fees"
Airlines flying from New York LaGuardia to Simpson Bay Princess Juliana have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from New York LaGuardia to Simpson Bay Princess Juliana
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from New York LaGuardia to Simpson Bay Princess Juliana
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from New York LaGuardia to Simpson Bay Princess Juliana
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from New York LaGuardia to Simpson Bay Princess Juliana
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