From the United States, there are nonstop flights to Trinidad from both New York and Miami aboard American Airlines (tel. 800/433-7300 in the U.S. and Canada; www.aa.com). Check with Continental Airlines (tel. 800/231-0856in the U.S. and Canada; www.continental.com) for routings from other cities such as Washington, D.C., and Houston.
In addition, Air Canada (tel. 888/247-2262 in the U.S. and Canada, or 868/669-4065; www.aircanada.ca) flies Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday nonstop from Toronto to Trinidad, and British Airways (tel. 800/247-9297 in the U.S. and Canada; www.britishairways.com) has three flights a week (Wed, Thurs, and Sat), leaving year-round from London's Gatwick Airport.
Caribbean Airlines (tel. 800/920-4225 in the U.S. and Canada; www.caribbean-airlines.com), the national carrier, offers service from New York, Miami, and Philadelphia to Port-of-Spain. The airline also flies from Toronto in Canada and from London in the U.K.
Trinidad is the transfer point for many passengers to Tobago.
Arrivals are at Trinidad's Piarco International Airport, which is about a 30-minute drive east of Port-of-Spain.