Travel Details for Student Programs
From US To Roatan – You can fly the following airlines: Continental, Delta, Taca, US Air, Continental flies into and departs Roatan on Thursdays (During Peak Times), Saturdays and Sundays – Fly from Houston, Miami or Atlanta.
If you are choosing to arrive in Roatan on Saturday, it is best that you are at the airport no later than 2:00pm to catch the same day charter flight to Guanaja. There is only one flight from Roatan to Guanaja per day.
Once in Roatan – Clear customs and proceed to baggage area where our man on the ground will meet you. His name is Oliver and he will help you with everything from wrangling your bags, getting you set up at the airport to await your Guanaja flight to helping you get your entrance tax paid. This is a $3-$4 tax that must be paid upon your arrival at the Roatan airport. If you have any questions or concerns, Oliver can help.
Roatan – Guanaja – 20 min flight over. You can wait in the airport where Oliver will retrieve you and your group to lead you to the security line to head to Guanaja.
From Guanaja to Fly Fish Guanaja – Once we arrive on the island one of the lodge staff will pick the group up and take head to the lodge via boat. Boat ride is about 20 min.
Upon your departure you will arrive back in Roatan on the next Saturday about 10:30am; book your departing flights after that. Students must pay their departure tax at the Guanaja airport and Roatan airport before departure.
The closest emergency medical facility is in San Pedro Sula. Guests must inform us of any special medical, physical, or dietary so we can communicate with the lodge ahead of time. In emergency situations, a charter flight may be needed to reach a medical facility. Guests must have insurance. Fly
Fishing industry standard insurance is Global Rescue.
Power and Communications:
The lodge has 24 hour 110v electricity provided by a combination of solar and generator sources. All plugs are standard U.S. outlets. There is limited internet available at the lodge.
***Students should carry their own baggage at all airports!