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Welcome to the official Web site  
of the Virgin Islands Port Authority 

The VI Port Authority (VIPA) is a semi-autonomous agency that owns and manages the two airports and the majority of the public seaports in the United States Virgin Islands - a territory of the United States of America. We are also charged with maintaining the harbors in the territory. 

Our mandate is to promote the wise use of these facilities for the betterment of the U.S. Virgin Islands and its people, and to assist our government and our community in fostering and sustaining sound economic development.

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Hurricane Recovery
Port Status Updates
10/11/2017 04:38 PM


  • The Cyril E. King Airport on St. Thomas reopened for commercial flights on September 28, 2017 on a limited basis. 

  • The Henry E. Rohlsen Airport on St. Croix reopened for commercial flights on Thursday, October 5, 2017.

  • Travelers are urged to check with their airline for flight schedules, and arrive three to four hours prior to their flight time. 

    Airline Telephone Numbers:
    American Airlines: 1-800-433-7300
    Cape Air: 1-800-352-0714
    Delta Airlines: 1-800-221-1212
    Jet Blue: 1-800-538-2583
    Seaborne Airlines: 1-800-359-8687
    Spirit Airlines: 1-800-772-7117
    United Airlines: 1-800-864-8331
    US Airways: 1-800-428-4322



  • The USVI's seaports are open but vessels may only operate during daylight hours, per US Coast Guard instructions. Inter-island ferry and barge services are operating.


  • Communication via the Internet/E-mail or telephone in the US Virgin Islands may be difficult at times as many towers and telecommunication lines were damaged during Hurricanes Irma and Maria. VIPA will continue to post updates as frequently as possible. Please be patient if our Website is not updated as frequently as normal.

  • For current port updates during recovery, please monitor our Facebook or Twitter social media pages. Questions may be e-mailed to A comprehensive recovery report on all updates for the US Virgin Islands can be found on the VI Department of Tourism's USVIUpdate page.

Office Hours:
8am - 5pm 
Monday - Friday

8074 Lindbergh Bay
PO Box 301707
St. Thomas, VI  00803

Phone: +1 (340) 774-1629 - St. Thomas/St. John
Phone: +1 (340) 778-1012 - St. Croix


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