FCO Travel Advice for - Antigua and Barbuda

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  • There is no British High Commission in Antigua and Barbuda. If you need emergency consular assistance, contact the British Honorary Consul, Robert Wilkinson, on 1(268) 561 5046, or the British High Commission in Bridgetown, Barbados.

  • The hurricane season in Antigua and Barbuda normally runs from June to November. See Hurricanes.

  • Around 97,000 tourists visit Antigua and Barbuda each year (source: Ministry of Tourism, Antigua). Most visits are trouble-free. See Consular assistance statistics.

  • There has been an increase in crime in Antigua over recent years, including gun crime. See Crime.

  • There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

  • Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
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