The airlines in Bonaire change with alarming frequency, so call the airport directly (tel. 599/717-5600) to confirm your carrier. Be aware that flights between Bonaire and Aruba are considered international so whether you are flying back to Aruba or home, you will be charged a $35 airport tax upon departure.

Currently DAE (tel. 599/717-0808; connects Aruba and Bonaire by air. All flights stop in CuraƧao with several departures per day. The entire journey takes about 1 1/2 hours. Two other local carriers serving the ABC islands are Tiara Air (tel. 599/717-3008; and InselAir (tel. 599/717-2004;, so compare rates and schedules. Continental Airlines (tel. 800/231-0856; flies nonstop from Newark and Houston to Bonaire on weekends during the high season. Through its American Eagle subsidiary, American Airlines (tel. 800/433-7300; has nonstop service from San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. Delta Air Lines (tel. 800/241-4141; also has direct flights from Atlanta.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.