Getting To Sailrock
With over 90 flights weekly into Providenciales, the main island for entry into Turks & Caicos, getting to Sailrock is easier than ever. Located 40 miles southeast of Providenciales, Sailrock sits on South Caicos Island and is accessible via daily flights from Providenciales, weekly flights from Grand Turk, weekly ferry service from Providenciales, and private jets and charters.Learn More
Flying to Turk & Caicos
The main entry point into Turks & Caicos is Providenciales International Airport (PLS) in Providenciales, the most populous island in Turks & Caicos. Providenciales International Airport receives 90 weekly flights from the USA, Canada & Europe. Turks and Caicos accepts direct flights from New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago, Charlotte, Atlanta, Dallas, Ft. Lauderdale, Miami, Toronto & London.
The terminal at Providenciales International Airport is relatively small, so transfers between international flights and domestic island-hop flights easy. Presently, interCaribbean and Caicos Express Airways offer daily island-hop flights to and from South Caicos. Private charters to and from South Caicos are also available, and our Resort’s Reservations Team is available to assist with arrangements.
Turks & Caicos is one of the most popular destinations for private charters in the Caribbean. Providenciales International Airport receives the majority of traffic and has two full-service FBOs with on-site immigration and customs personnel. Grand Turk’s JAGS McCarthey International Airport can also accommodate private charters. International charters flying to South Caicos must first stop in either Providenciales or Grand Turk to clear customs and immigration.
Flying to South Caicos
Presently, all commercial flights to Turks & Caicos operate out of Providenciales International Airport. Due to the terminal’s small size, connecting between commercial flights and domestic island-hop flights is stress-free and be arranged with the help of the Resort’s Reservations Team. We recommend coordinating your arrival time in Providenciales with the departure of your island-hop flight to reduce downtime.
South Caicos Airport is a single terminal domestic airport that receives 30 scheduled weekly flights from Providenciales and Grand Turk. Sailrock is easily accessible via Caicos Express Airways and interCaribbean, which offers daily scheduled flights from Providenciales. Both airlines also offer charter flights, which can be convenient and sometimes less expensive for larger groups traveling together. This short flight takes approximately 20 minutes. South Caicos Airport is also accessible from Grand Turk via Caicos Express Airways, which offers a daily flight. Generally, this flight lasts roughly 15 minutes.
South Caicos is also accessible from many other Caribbean islands outside of the Turks & Caicos. Currently, interCaribbean offers weekly flights to South Caicos from Haiti, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. Also, interCaribbean has daily flights from Jamaica, Nassau, the Dominican Republic (SDQ), and the British Virgin Islands (EIS).
Sailrock is a short 5-minute drive from South Caicos Airport, and the Resort’s Reservations Team will arrange transportation. Furthermore, the Turks & Caicos Government has announced plans to construct a new terminal and control tower. These renovations are currently in progress.
Ferry Service to South Caicos
TCI Ferry Service offers a 90-minute, three times a week ferry to South Caicos from Providenciales. Located on the eastern end of Providenciales, TCI Ferry Service is just 20 minutes away from Providenciales International Airport. The service makes it easy and convenient as a great alternative option to flying. Our Reservations Team will gladly assist in coordinating your transportation should the ferry be your preferred mode of arrival to South Caicos. A one-way booking is $70 per person, with round-trip bookings being available for $110 per person.
Private Charters to South Caicos
Visitors may also arrive in South Caicos by private plane or by private boat. Customs services at South Caicos International Airport and Cockburn Harbour Port ensure swift and stress-free travel. If you plan to arrive via a private plane or private boat, our Reservations Team is here to help coordinate your transportation from Providenciales to South Caicos.
- JY121 departs Providenciales at 8:30 AM, arrives in South Caicos at 9:00 AM
- JY161 departs Providenciales at 3:40 PM, arrives in South Caicos at 4:15 PM
- JY122 departs South Caicos at 9:10 AM, arrives in Providenciales at 9:40 AM
- JY162 departs South Caicos at 4:25 PM, arrives in Providenciales at 5:00 PM
TCI Ferry Schedule
- Wednesdays | Depart Providenciales at 7:30am, arrive South Caicos at 9:00am
- Wednesdays | Depart South Caicos at 3:00pm, arrive Providenciales at 4:30pm
- Fridays | Depart Providenciales at 1:30pm, arrive South Caicos at 3:00pm
- Fridays | Depart South Caicos at 3:00pm, arrive Providenciales at 4:30pm
- Sundays | Depart Providenciales at 1:30pm, arrive South Caicos at 3:30pm
- Sundays | Depart South Caicos at 3:30pm, arrive Providenciales at 4:30pm
Private chartered boat transfers can also be arranged to/from Providenciales/South Caicos. One-way bookings are available for $972 for a one-way booking and can accommodate up to 5 passengers.