Guadeloupe: FRENCH CARIBBEAN ADVENTURE

IMPORTANT: If you are 14 years old or younger at the time of your GLA program, then you will be required to travel as an unaccompanied minor. Read about these specific airline policies here.

Flight Requirements:

Part 1 (Domestic):

  • Fly into and out of Miami, FL (Miami International Airport, airport code: MIA)
  • Arrive between 14:00 (2pm) and 18:00 (6pm) the day before your program begins
  • Depart between 06:00 (6am) and 12:00 (12pm) the day after your program ends
      • All students will be met by a GLA chaperone and provided with food and lodging at a nearby hotel for the evening. There is no fee for this service.

Part 2 (International):

  • Fly into and out of Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe (Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport, airport code: PTP)
  • Arrive on Air France 613 from Miami to Pointe-à-Pitre on the day your program begins
  • Depart on Air France 618 from Pointe-à-Pitre to Miami on the day your program ends
      • Air France is the only airline operating flights to Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe from the US.
      • All students will be met by a GLA chaperone and provided with food and lodging at a nearby hotel for the evening. There is no fee for this service.

Suggested Route:

The suggested route - usually the most direct, least number of stops, and always leaving from a US gateway airport. Often times, multiple students from the same program will be on this flight, simply because it is a popular route to take. We cannot guarantee that other students will be on this flight, but very often, there are. You do not have to take the suggested route, it is just one option. You may take any flight you wish that falls within the flight parameters above.

Suggested Route

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Recommended Travel Agency Partner

If you are looking for some guidance in booking flights, GLA has partnered with STA Travel in order to simplify the process. Regardless of how you plan on booking your flights, we recommend you speak with our travel agency partner first to ensure that you are getting the best deal and that you are booking the correct itinerary per GLA requirements and airline policy.

STA Travel - Work with a live agent. Submit an online form with your contact information to get started using STA Travel. After this form is completed, a live agent will reach out to you within 48 hours with flight options.

    • INFO FORM: Click HERE to access STA and GLA's webform.
    • CALL: 877-211-4351
    • EMAIL: GLA@STATRAVEL.COM
    • HOURS: Monday-Saturday 6am - 7pm (Arizona time zone); Sunday 7am - 4pm (Arizona time zone)


Please do NOT book your flight until your Travel Coordinator has given you the go ahead! This will come either in the email titled, "Welcome Aboard! Save this Email!" or in a subsequent email.