Foreign travel advice
Antigua and Barbuda
The hurricane season in Antigua and Barbuda normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters.
There’s no British High Commission in Antigua and Barbuda. If you need consular assistance, contact the British High Commission in Barbados.
Cases of locally transmitted Zika virus have been confirmed in the last 3 months. You should follow the advice of the National Travel Health Network and Centre and discuss your travel plans with your healthcare provider, particularly if you’re pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Cases of Chikungunya virus have been confirmed in Antigua and Barbuda. You should take steps to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes. For more details about this outbreak, see the website of the National Health Network and Centre.
Over 64,000 British nationals visit Antigua and Barbuda each year. Most visits are trouble-free but there have been incidents of crime including murder, armed robbery and sexual assault. See Crime
There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.