Antigua and Barbuda

Entry allowed for vaccinated with additional restrictions. Non-vaccinated are not allowed. Entry ban for visitors arriving from certain areas. Test required.
Quarantine is not required. Find more details on official websites.

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What is the COVID situation in Antigua and Barbuda?

+40 New COVID cases in Antigua and Barbuda
0 New COVID deaths in Antigua and Barbuda
% Fully vaccinated

Data source: Our World In Data / Data updated on May 23, 2022

Data last reviewed on: 15 October 2021

Basic facts about Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda is a country located in Caribbean. The capital of Antigua and Barbuda is Saint John's and the most spoken language is English. The national currency in Antigua and Barbuda is East Caribbean dollar (XCD).

What taxi apps are available in Antigua and Barbuda?

Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Antigua and Barbuda. However, there may be also other local taxi apps available there.

Practical information

East Caribbean dollar (XCD)Official currency
1 EUR~2.86 XCD
1 USD~2.7 XCD

Check with your bank to determine if there are any costs for international transactions. When you use a foreign ATM, your home bank will typically charge you a fee. While some banks don't charge a fee, some charge a fixed fees for every withdrawal or provide a limited amount of free withdrawals.

When you spend money abroad with your card, you're unlikely to get the interbank exchange rate. This implies that each time you spend in a foreign currency, you may be paying a significant fee. Varying service providers may charge different markups, but they should not exceed 3% of the transaction value on average.

To reduce the transaction costs, you may choose to consider one of the travel cards offered by the following mobile banks:, Revolut, N26 or Monose

What socket types are used in Antigua and Barbuda?

There are 2 common plug types used in Antigua and Barbuda:

Type A 230 V, 60 Hz  Type B 230 V, 60 Hz

The sockets' shapes and voltage differ from country to country and a travel plug adapter may be required. Portable devices, such as phones, notebooks or tablets, usually handle the entire range of voltages used across the world (110-240V).

What countries need visa to enter Antigua and Barbuda?

Currently, citizens of 112 countries can enter Antigua and Barbuda without obtaining a visa. This figure includes nationals who can acquire a visa on arrival.

What are visa requirements to enter Antigua and Barbuda?

Use the list below to check visa requirements for your country to enter Antigua and Barbuda.

Data last reviewed on: 15 October 2021

Is it safe in Antigua and Barbuda?

The U.S. State Department uses a four-level travel advisory system. The levels show how safe it is to travel throughout the world. The countries with the lowest level (1) are considered safe for visitors, while those with the greatest level (4) should be avoided, at least temporarily.

On May 16, 2022, the risk level for Antigua and Barbuda was changed to Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions.

Emergency phones in Antigua and Barbuda

911 Police
911 Ambulance
911 Fire police

How much tobacco and alcohol can you bring to Antigua and Barbuda?

The products are only for your own use or consumption, or as a present for members of your household. They may not be imported for commercial purposes under any circumstances.


  • 1L of wine or spirits


  • 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250g tobacco

Data last reviewed on: 15 October 2021

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