Saint Lucia

Entry allowed but some restrictions may apply. Test required.
Quarantine required. Vaccinated are exempted from quarantine. Find more details on official websites.

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What is the COVID situation in Saint Lucia?

+97 New COVID cases in Saint Lucia
0 New COVID deaths in Saint Lucia
29.18% Fully vaccinated

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

Data last reviewed on: 15 October 2021

Basic facts about Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia is a country located in Caribbean. The capital of Saint Lucia is Castries and the most spoken language is English. The national currency in Saint Lucia is East Caribbean dollar (XCD).

What taxi apps are available in Saint Lucia?

Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Saint Lucia. 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 Saint Lucia?

There is one common plug type used in Saint Lucia:

Type G 240 V, 50 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 Saint Lucia?

Currently, citizens of 95 countries can enter Saint Lucia without obtaining a visa. This figure includes nationals who can acquire a visa on arrival. Please note that you may be needed to get an electronic visa before arriving.

What are visa requirements to enter Saint Lucia?

Use the list below to check visa requirements for your country to enter Saint Lucia.

Data last reviewed on: 15 October 2021

Is it safe in Saint Lucia?

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 April 19, 2022, the risk level for Saint Lucia was changed to Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions.

Emergency phones in Saint Lucia

911 Police
911 Ambulance
911 Fire police
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