Tuesday, September 28, 2021

U.S. Passengers Departing Aeropuerto Internacional Reina Beatrix

Aruba Bound

So you are thinking, "Three hours early? Really? You must be joking!" Well, keep thinking that it is a joke and you very well may find yourself missing your next flight home from Aruba.

Departing from Queen Beatrix International Airport, Aeropuerto Internacional Reina Beatrix, it is important to keep in mind that there will be a list of procedures much longer than you are used to when departing on a domestic flight.

Peak days of departure from Aruba are Saturday, Sunday and Friday, in that order, even more so, the Saturday and Sunday prior to, and immediately following holidays such as Christmas and New Years. For these super peak days, add at least an additional half hour to an hour. In the time of COVID-19, four hours on Saturday and Sunday is the new norm. Peak times at the airport for departure everyday, are 11 am to 4 pm. Read MORE