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Maurice Bishop International Airport (Grenada) - GND



 
Maurice Bishop International Airport (Grenada) - GND

Terminal    Main Terminal
Recommended Check-in Time 3 Hours

Even More® Speed

No
Ticket Counter Hours 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Baggage Claim Phone Number 1-473-439-0681 (office)
1-473-439-0146 (fax)
Airport Website Click Here
Skycap/Curbside No/No


**Travel advisory | Zika Virus reports**

last updated: July 30, 2016

Please be advised of reports of an outbreak of mosquito-borne Zika virus affecting parts of Latin America, the United States and the Caribbean, including Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Colombia, Cuba, Curaçao, Dominican Republic,  Ecuador, Florida, Haiti, Grenada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten, St. Thomas, St. Croix, St. Lucia, Texas and Turks and Caicos.

The risk of mosquito-borne transmission on aircraft is extremely low and customers traveling to affected areas should follow the recommendations provided by the CDC at http://www.cdc.gov/Travel.

What is Zika?
Zika is a mosquito-borne virus that is spread to people through mosquito bites.

What are the symptoms?
The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis.  The symptoms are usually mild and can last several days to a week. Many people infected with Zika will not develop symptoms or even realize they have been infected.

What is the treatment?
There is no vaccine to prevent or medicine to treat Zika. Travelers can protect themselves from contracting Zika by taking steps to prevent mosquito bites, such as using insect repellent, wearing long sleeves and pants, and staying in places with air conditioning or window and door screens.

Zika and Pregnancy
Zika virus can be spread from a pregnant woman to her unborn baby and can cause serious birth defects and other poor pregnancy outcomes. The CDC recommends special precautions for pregnant women and women trying to become pregnant:

  • Pregnant women should not travel to any area with Zika, and women trying to get pregnant should talk to their doctors before traveling or before their male partners travel.
  • It is especially important that women who wish to delay or avoid pregnancy consistently use the most effective method of birth control that they are able to use. Those traveling to areas with Zika should take steps during and after they travel to prevent mosquito bites and sexual transmission of Zika.
  • Pregnant women and women who are trying to become pregnant should consult their doctor before using insect repellants.

Does Zika virus infection cause GBS?
We do not yet know if there is a connection between GBS and Zika virus infection. It is difficult to determine if any particular pathogen or germ “causes” Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS). The Brazil Ministry of Health has reported an increased number of people who have been infected with Zika virus who also have GBS. CDC is working with Brazil to study the possibility of a link between Zika and GBS.

Because the spread of Zika is ongoing, travelers should check the CDC travel website for the most up-to-date locations and recommendations: http://www.cdc.gov/Travel 


Cut-off time for checking in
  • Checked baggage may be accepted within six (6) hours of scheduled departure time based on the opening of the ticket counter on the same calendar day
  • Checked baggage will not be accepted less than 40 minutes prior to departure on domestic flights
  • Checked baggage will not be accepted less than 60 minutes prior to departure on international flights 

JetBlue is not liable for any charges incurred for baggage that was checked late, nor will we be liable for delivery or compensation for late-checked baggage.

  • If you're not checking bags, you must check in no later than 30 minutes* prior to scheduled departure for domestic flights, and 60 minutes for international flights
  • All customers must be onboard the aircraft 15 minutes prior to scheduled or posted departure time for domestic and international flights

*kiosk availability subject to airport hours of operation

Check in cut-off times vary between check-in channels as follows:

  • Online check in: 30 minutes of departure (domestic), 60 minutes of departure (international)
  • JetBlue mobile app: 30 minutes of departure (domestic), 60 minutes of departure (international)
  • Kiosk/ticket counter: 30 minutes of departure (domestic), 60 minutes of departure (international)

Please check information specific to items such as sporting equipment, firearms, musical instruments, etc. for guidelines about transporting them on JetBlue flights.


Traveling to Grenada with pets/service & emotional support animals

JetBlue does accept pets (small dogs and cats) for transportation to/from Grenada. Service and Emotional Support dogs and cats are also accepted.

Dogs and cats may only enter Grenada, from any country, if they are fully compliant with the import requirements:

Permission for entry of dogs and cats into Grenada is obtainable from the Ministry of Agriculture by writing to:

The Government Veterinary Officer
Ministry of Agriculture,
Archibald Avenue, St. George's,
Grenada, West Indies.
Tel: (473) 440-3195/6065
Fax: (473) 440-4191

  • The Import Permit must be presented to the Customs Division at the port of entry and must be accompanied by a certificate showing that the dog or cat was vaccinated against rabies within the six (6) week period immediately preceding arrival in Grenada, together with a Certificate of General Health issued within two (2) weeks prior to arrival.
  • GRENADA’S HEALTH DEPARTMENT RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ENTRY OF ANY ANIMAL FOR ANY REASON.

If you are traveling with a service or emotional support dog or cat, you are required to meet all the requirements listed above by the Ministry of Agriculture.


Address - GND

MAURICE BISHOP INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 385
Maurice Bishop International Airport
St. George's W.I.

Physical Address
Point Salines
Maurice Bishop International Airport
St. George's W.I. Room #47A

242-377-0209


Baggage claim information

Baggage Claim is located in the Customs area.

Making a baggage claim

If your baggage has been delayed or damaged, it is important to make a baggage claim with a JetBlue crewmember while you're at the airport.

If you need to make the claim once you've left the airport, please call the JetBlue Baggage Service Office at the airport you flew into within four (4) hours after arrival.

The baggage service office is open from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Grenada Baggage Service Office telephone: 1-473-444-2275 
Grenada Baggage Service Office fax: 1-473-439-0146

Baggage claim follow-up

To follow-up on a baggage claim, contact Central Baggage Services. Click Here for hours of operation and contact information.


Boarding & deplaning options
All boarding and deplaning in Grenada is done via air stairs.

Car rental companies

For car rental information, click here.

Other car rental options

We can also offer you special rates on rental cars through our partner Hotels.com. You can book these rates by clicking on the link below or, if you call our Reservations team to book your reservation, one of our Reservation crewmembers can transfer you to Hotels.com.

You may also contact Hotels.com Customer Support directly for questions regarding hotel or car reservations 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 1-800-544-3581 (English) or 1-800-520-8629 (Spanish)..


Check-in & gate information

Ticket counter hours and location

Our ticket counter is located in Terminal C and is open from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

We recommend you arrive at the airport at least four (4) hours prior to departure. Avoid delays by checking for traffic alerts, and allow enough time to go through security screening, particularly during holidays and peak travel days. Please note, JetBlue has cutoff times for baggage check in, and also for check in at the departure gate; JetBlue will not be responsible for expenses incurred due to late check in.

You will need a boarding pass to get through security. Our flights depart out of Gate 4. 

Check-in requirements for international travel

Documents required for travel vary according to citizenship, residency, age (for minors), length of stay, purpose of visit, student status, etc. Please check for specific requirements for the country, or countries, you are visiting to make sure you have the correct documents.

Click Here for Identification / ID Requirements.

Boarding cut-off time

Each customer must be onboard the aircraft 20 minutes prior to departure.

Any customer not onboard, even if they have checked in and received a boarding pass, may be denied boarding and will not be entitled to denied boarding compensation.

Kiosk check in

If you have a confirmed reservation, feel free to use a kiosk machine to check in. You may check in using the kiosk no more than six hours prior to departure if you are checking baggage. Customers with no checked baggage may check in within 24 hours from their scheduled departure time. Kiosk check in is not available 30 minutes or less before departure.

You can retrieve your information and check in at a kiosk using one of the following methods:

  • Confirmation code 
  • Emailed itinerary with the bar code
  • Credit card with your name on it
  • TrueBlue number or email address and password if you're a TrueBlue member

In order to validate your boarding pass, you'll need to present it along with your photo ID at the gate.

Skycap and curbside check in

We currently do not offer skycap or curbside check in at Maurice Bishop airport.


Check in & pick up info for unaccompanied minors

We recommend children 16 years of age and younger traveling alone or with someone other than a parent or legal guardian hold a notarized parental letter of consent. This letter should be from the parent authorizing travel and should be accompanied with a copy of the parent's photo identification. In the case of organized group travel, a letter is not necessary; it is assumed that the chaperone has obtained prior permission.

Click here for specific entry/exit and documentation requirements for minors based on origin and destination country.

Photo identification is required for both parties who drop off and pick up an unaccompanied minor. Unaccompanied minors will not be accepted without the guardian's photo ID.

Drop off information

When dropping off the unaccompanied minor, the parent/guardian may NOT leave the airport until the following criteria are met:

  • The parent/guardian has a signed copy of the UMNR form
  • The UMNR is onboard the aircraft 
  • The parent/guardian's name, address and cell phone number are all documented on the minor's reservation.

In the event of a gate return, a JetBlue crewmember will contact the parent/guardian so that he/she can immediately return to the airport to meet their minor.

Pick up information

When picking up an unaccompanied minor, you can meet them at the arrival area. Please arrive at the airport no later than 30 minutes before the scheduled arrival.

The child will only be released to the person indicated on the unaccompanied minor form or on the reservation and that person must present their government-issued photo ID.


Customer paging number
If you need to page someone at the airport, please call 1-473-444-2583.

Flight durations

Approximate flight durations, as well as other pertinent flight details may be found on the 'Select your flights' screen when booking on jetblue.com.

Please note: flight durations vary with wind currents, weather developments, aircraft congestion, and air traffic control directives.


Ground transportation

Earn TrueBlue points and enjoy exclusive savings when you book with Avis and Budget.

Traveling to/from the airport? Schedule a ride ahead of time with JetBlue Ground Transfers and your ride will be waiting. 


Mileage information

The airport is located 7 miles from the downtown area. Additional areas of interest:

Grand Anse Beach   100 miles
Annadale Water Falls 8 miles
Grand Etang Lake 20 miles
River Antoine Rum Distillery  25 miles
Levera National Park 35 miles

Other airlines
If you're making a connection in Maurice Bishop International Airport (GND), click here for a list of other airlines and their contact information.

Parking

For parking infomration, click here.


Special service information

For your convenience, regular and oversized wheelchairs are available upon request. An information desk is located on the ground floor public concourse and is available daily from 6:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Postal Service drop off boxes are located in the public concourse (Landside). Stamps can be purchased from the book stores located in the public concourse. 

Baggage Carts are available for EC$2.00 per trolley (Self Service) Trolleys are allowed to access all public areas within the Air Terminal

GND offers complimentary Wi-Fi Internet service provided by LIME

Charging Stations are also available (Complimentary) for phone, laptops and other electronic devices: Provided by Digicel. (Available in the Departure Lounge)

For more information, visit www.mbiagrenada.com


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