LIAT, Saint George Parish, Coolidge, Antigua, 819


Phone : +268 480-48 5601/5602

Website : LIAT

Founted : 20 October 1956 (as Leeward Islands Air Transport Services)

Key People : Cleveland Seaforth (Administrator)

About LIAT

LIAT (Leeward Islands Air Transport), is an airline that is based in Antigua's V. C. Bird International Airport. It also has a base at Grantley Adams International Airport in Barbados. LIAT offers high-frequency inter island scheduled services to many destinations in the Caribbean.

In 1956, the airline was established and began flights between Antigua (Montserrat) within a few years. The airline was able expand its Caribbean routes with new aircraft types over the next ten years thanks to new shareholders. LIAT announced in 2007 a merger with Caribbean Star Airlines. This combined their schedules and flew under the LIAT brand.

Seven Caribbean governments own the airline, with Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados and St. Vincent and The Grenadines being the largest shareholders.

LIAT Reservations

LIAT Booking Numbers 

808 207 2040 

LIAT Classes

Economy Class

The airline only offers Economy Class. The airline's cabin crew is trained to provide Economy Class service. They are dedicated to providing a comfortable and safe journey for each passenger.

Depending on how long the flight is, passengers may be able order light snacks or soft drinks from the airline’s in-flight menu.

The seating arrangement is 2 x 2. Each seat had approximately 17 inches width and 30 inches pitch.

Premium Economy

This plane does not offer a premium economy service.

Business Class

LIAT does not offer a business class aboard their planes.


LIAT planes do not have a first-class cabin.

LIAT Destinations And Hubs

LIAT operated scheduled flights to these destinations in South America and the Caribbean before it was placed under administration. LIAT previously operated scheduled flights to Curacao (Venezuela), Saint Croix (US Virgin Islands), Kingstown and Charlestown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

The airline will resume operations in November 2020. However, it will operate a smaller network. Below is a list listing the destinations the airline flew when it was full capacity.

  • Seawell, Christ Church
  • Tortola
  • Roseau
  • St. George's
  • Pointe-a-Pitre
  • Fort-de-France
  • Philipsburg
  • San Juan
  • Basseterre (Saint Kitts)
  • Castries
  • Kingstown
  • Port of Spain, Trinidad
  • Saint Thomas
  • Georgetown

LIAT Facilities

In-Flight Entertainment

The airline does not have an in-flight entertainment system. However, they do offer entertainment through its in-flight magazine. Every passenger receives a copy the airline's in-flight magazine. It can be found in the back of the seat in front.


Due to the limited duration of LIAT's flights there is no meal service. On some services, however, you may be able to purchase snacks or drinks. Alternately, passengers can bring food on board, provided it meets all rules and regulations.


LIAT does not offer WiFi onboard.

LIAT Check-In And Boarding Pass

Check In Online

Online check-in cannot be done via the airline website. All passengers must check in at the airport. 

Airport Check in

It is a good idea to arrive at the airport no less than 2 hours before your flight departs. The check-in desks close 45 minutes before departure. Seats are assigned at check-in on a first-come-first-served basis, so families who wished to be seated together had to arrive as early as possible.

It is important that passengers report to the airline check in counters immediately upon arrival at the airport. Check-in counters at airlines should be labeled with the airline logo and name. Passengers who fail to arrive by the deadline to check in may not be allowed to board.

LIAT Policy

Bagagge Policy

One piece of cabin baggage is allowed per passenger, and it must not exceed 7 kgs. The maximum dimensions for this item are 53x35x20cm. A small personal item, such as a book or small bag, backpack, or coat, is allowed by passengers.

Checked Baggage

All LIAT services allow for 1 piece of baggage, up to 23 kgs. The maximum length of the item (length + width + height) is 157cm. This allowance is not available to infants who are accompanied by an adult on an itinerary.

Unaccompanied Minor

LIAT offers an minor service to children who fly by themselves.

Service Animals and Pets

Only pets and animals can be carried as checked baggage. For more information about the clearances and documents required to transport animals, see here.

Frequently Asked Questions (Faqs)

LIAT Airlines has 17 destinations in Eastern Caribbean. Its service extends from St. Maarten, North America to Georgetown Guyana in South America. It offers value-for-money flight deals to its customers. At the moment, there are 10 aircraft in the LIAT fleet.

How can I obtain my boarding pass for Liat Airlines

To select seats, the confirmation number and air ticket booking number are required. Boarding passes are sent to the registered email address. LIAT Airlines recommends that you arrive at the airport two hours prior to your flight's scheduled departure time in order to collect your boarding pass.

Every passenger receives a copy the airline's in-flight magazine. It can be found in the seat in front. Due to the limited duration of LIAT's flights there is no food service. On some services, you may be able to purchase snacks or drinks.

LIAT Policies

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