Transit Time: 10 days
Sailings: Dover, UK – Sunday
Vlissingen (Flushing), Netherlands – Tuesday
Shipping Services to Antigua & Barbuda
Geest Line sail fortnightly from Dover on a Sunday and Vlissingen (Flushing) on a Tuesday to St John’s Antigua with a transit time from Dover of 10 days.
From the UK all cargo types are offered including dry, reefer, special equipment, LCL chilled as well as all types of break bulk including out of gauge cargoes. From Vlissingen (Flushing) we offer a full container service including the export of vehicles.
With modern facilities at loading ports as well as destination ports Geest can offer a service to meet your requirements.
For large heavy or out of gauge cargoes please contact our Head Office or our local agent for further information.
About the Port of St. John’s
The port of St John’s was constructed in 1968 and opened to commercial traffic in 1969 with expansion of two further quays for cruise ship traffic closer to the town. Currently the original Deep Water Harbour is used for handling of cargoes.
Francis Trading Agency Ltd
P.O. Box 194,
Tel: 001 268 462 0854/0858/4555
Fax: 001 268 462 0849
Email: [email protected]
Port of St. John’s Facilities
Number of Berths
Container Handling Equipment
Container Types Offered
Antigua & Barbuda General Information
Capital: St. John’s
Official Language: English
Area: 440 sq. km.
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (EC$)
Location: Latitude 17°7′ N longitude 61°51′ W
International Telephone Code: 1-268
Normal Business Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.
Local news for Antigua and Barbuda can be found at http://www.antiguaobserver.com/
Antigua & Barbuda Port Authority: http://www.port.gov.ag/
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