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Foreign travel advice

Martinique

Summary

Martinique is a French overseas territory. There is no resident British diplomatic representation in Martinique. For urgent consular assistance, you should contact the Honorary British Consul. See Consular assistance

Cases of Zika virus have been reported in 2015 and 2016. You should follow the advice of the National Travel Health Network and Centre, particularly if you’re pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Seek advice from a health professional if you have any further questions or concerns.

The hurricane season in Martinique normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters

Several thousand British nationals visit Martinique each year; most visits are trouble-free.

There is a low threat from terrorism  

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel. 

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