Foreign travel advice

Aruba

Summary

For information and advice about the risks associated with Zika virus, visit the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.

The British Vice Consul in Willemstad, Curacao is responsible for the delivery of consular assistance to British nationals in Aruba.

Aruba is used as a drug passageway from South America to Europe and North America. Do not leave bags unattended or agree to carry a package for anyone. See Crime

The hurricane season in the Caribbean normally runs from June to November. Tropical Storm Matthew may bring hazardous sea and weather conditions to Aruba from around 29 September 2016. See Natural disasters

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.