Foreign travel advice


Important COVID-19 travel guidance

The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office currently advises British nationals against all but essential international travel. Travel to some countries and territories is currently exempted.

This advice is being kept under constant review. Travel disruption is still possible and national control measures may be brought in with little notice, so check our travel guidance.


Travel to Anguilla is subject to entry restrictions

  • Entry to Anguilla is restricted and must be pre-approved
  • As part of the approval process you must provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 test taken 3 – 5 days before your intended date of arrival in Anguilla
  • You will be tested for COVID-19 on arrival.
  • If you are eligible for entry you will have to spend 10 - 14 days quarantine on arrival in either a government run quarantine facility or a government approved self-quarantine facility.
  • Anguilla’s ports, sea and air are closed for all regular inbound passenger movements until at least Saturday 31 October. This date is kept under constant review and may be extended. Commercial outbound flights are permitted.

See Entry requirements for more information before you plan to travel.

Preparing for your return journey to the UK

If you’re returning to the UK from overseas, you will need to:

provide your journey and contact details before you travel check if you need to self-isolate on your return

Check our advice on foreign travel during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and sign up for email alerts for this travel advice.

If you’re planning travel to Anguilla , find out what you need to know about coronavirus there in the Coronavirus section.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever to get travel insurance and check it provides sufficient cover. See the FCDO’s guidance on foreign travel insurance.

Most visits to Anguilla are trouble-free. However, cases of robbery and other crimes do occur. See Crime

Anguilla is a British Overseas Territory. There is therefore no British diplomatic or consular representation. The local authorities deal with all requests for emergency assistance. See Emergency assistance

The hurricane season normally runs from June to November. You should monitor local and international weather updates from the US National Hurricane Centre and follow the advice of local authorities, including any evacuation orders. See Natural disasters

UK health authorities have classified Anguilla as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. For more information and advice, visit the website of the National Travel Health Network and Centre.

Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in Anguilla, attacks cannot be ruled out. See Terrorism