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Welcome to Antigua and Barbuda!

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General Information

The official language of Antigua and Barbuda is English.

The national currency of Antigua and Barbuda is East Caribbean dollar (XCD).

1 XCD equals  .
equals  XCD.

Location

Antigua and Barbuda

The distance from to Antigua and Barbuda is miles or km. The estimated travel time is .

Climate and Travel Season

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Safety

According to the U.S. Department of State, it should be safe to travel to Antigua and Barbuda. Exercise normal precautions in Antigua and Barbuda. Click here for the full travel advisory and further information by the U.S. government.

Dial 911 or 999 to call the police in Antigua and Barbuda.

LGBT

Antigua and Barbuda has a score of -5 in the SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index. Antigua and Barbuda ranks #122 worldwide.

Consensual same-sex sexual activity between adult men is illegal under indecency statutes and carries a maximum penalty of 15 years. Local law does not extend spousal rights or privileges to LGBTI individuals married outside of Antigua and Barbuda.

Travel Vaccinations

Your country is on the list of confirmed local Zika virus transmissions. Zika is transmitted by mosquito bites. No vaccine is yet available for the prevention or treatment of Zika virus infections.

All travelers to Antigua and Barbuda should be up-to-date on the following vaccines:

  • Measles
  • Routine vaccines

Moreover, the following travel vaccines/medicines are recommended because there is a risk of these diseases in Antigua and Barbuda:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Typhoid

The following vaccines/medicines might be needed depending on where and how long you are staying. Please consult your doctor.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies
  • Yellow Fever
Visa Information

A visa might be required to travel to this country.

Make sure your passport is valid for your intended period of stay. Some countries even require your passport to be valid for six months beyond the intended date of departure.

Power Plugs

You likely need a power plug adapter in Antigua and Barbuda to use your electronic devices from .

The voltage in Antigua and Barbuda differs from the voltage in . You may need a voltage converter to be able to use your devices.

In Antigua and Barbuda, the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 60 Hz. The following power plugs are used:

  • Type A
  • Type B
Weather

The temperature difference between Antigua and Barbuda and is °F / °C. Make sure you pack the right clothes.

Looks like it's pretty rainy in Antigua and Barbuda. Don't forget waterproof clothing!

Light rain tomorrow and Sunday.

Date Temperature Humidity Precipitation
Fri November 08 77–86°F  /  25–30°C 80% 31%
Sat November 09 78–85°F  /  25–29°C 83% 70%
Sun November 10 78–85°F  /  26–30°C 82% 42%
Mon November 11 79–85°F  /  26–29°C 81% 22%
Tue November 12 78–85°F  /  26–29°C 81% 22%
Wed November 13 78–85°F  /  26–29°C 82% 17%
Thu November 14 78–85°F  /  26–29°C 81% 32%
Fri November 15 78–84°F  /  25–29°C 82% 26%

Sunrise and Sunset

The sun rises at 06:10 am and sets at 05:35 pm. This equates to 11.4 hours of daylight.

When the sun rises in Antigua and Barbuda, it is in . When the sun sets in Antigua and Barbuda, it is in .

Taxi

Sorry, we do not have any information on taxi prices in Antigua and Barbuda.

Car Rental

International driving permits are recognized in Antigua and Barbuda but they must be registered (for an extra fee) upon arrival.

Left-hand traffic, keep to the left side of the road. Keep this in mind when renting a car!

The price of one liter of gasoline is approximately 3.00 XCD in Antigua and Barbuda.

Landmarks and Activities

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Food/Drink

The minimum age to purchase alcohol in Antigua and Barbuda is 16.

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Tipping Etiquette

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Travel Scams

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