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Vance W. Amory International Airport

The Vance W. Amory International Airport serves as the only airport on the island of Nevis in the federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. The airport serves commercial flights for connections in and out of the island. The Vance W. Amory International Airport welcomes numerous airlines to the Island. Airlines such as Cape Air, Coastal Air, Air Sunshine, Fly Montserrat and Trans Anguilla as well as cargo operators DHL, UPS and FEDEX. We connect you to Anguilla, Tortola, St. Thomas, Puerto Rico, St. Croix, Antigua, St. Maarten via Anguilla and Montserrat.

The airport also caters to the travelling comfort of the high-end corporate traveller making their way to and from this tropical paradise via their business jets.  The general aviation enthusiast is welcomed as well to sample the delights of our unique Nevisian hospitality using the airport gateway whether travelling alone or as part of an escorted journey group or flying club.

The IATA location code for the Vance W Amory International Airport is NEV.


Travel Information

Carry-On Bags

3.4 ounces (100 ml) or smaller sized containers that fit in 1 quart-size resealable bag may go in carry-on and through checkpoint security.

The use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers, also known as alcohol-based hand rubs, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 has led to questions on restrictions that may apply when carried on board aircraft by passengers and crew. 


As such, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), has announced that alcohol-based hand sanitizers are allowed on carry-on luggage.  ICAO has allowed passengers to carry as much as 12-ounce hand sanitizer.


Vance Amory Airport has a 1,220 meters (4,026 feet) runway equipped with precision approach path indicator (PAPI) and a modern terminal building.

Annual Cargo movements over 267,000 lbs | Annual passenger movements over 81,000 | Annual aircraft movements over 9,600, (which includes, 1,600 private aircraft movements)


Checked Bags

Containers that are larger than 3.4 ounces (100ml) regardless of amount inside must be in checked luggage.


Customer Reviews


"We had the opportunity of hosting the Air Journey company through the Vance W Amory Airport today with eleven (11) aircraft and the process went very smoothly."


"The Vance W Amory Airport is an aviation-friendly destination"

Caribbean Air Rally - 11th edition

"Thank you so much for the amazing job you and your team did for our group. Your warm welcome and ease of arrival/departure were more than we could have asked for. Our clients all left knowing that Nevis was an aviation-friendly destination and they are sure to share their experience with fellow pilots, friends, and family” 




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