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Essential information

At a glance

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Electricity
230V/60hz
Dec-Apr
Best time to go
Winter
27.0°C / 80.6°F
Current Weather
Mostly Cloudy
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Money and costs

Currency
East Caribbean Dollars ($)
Exchange Rates
Rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated November 12, 2018 9:33AM UTC
Daily Costs
Budget (up to)
US$200
  • Double room in budget hotel: US$100
  • Street-food snack: EC$12–20
  • Bus ticket: EC$2.25–4
  • Beer at local bar: EC$5
Midrange
US$200–400
  • Double room in midrange hotel: US$200–250
  • Two-course dinner: US$40
  • Taxi fare St John to English Harbour: US$26
  • Pina Colada in hotel bar: US$8–10
Top end (more than)
US$400
  • Double room in top-end hotel: from US$300
  • Three-course gourmet dinner with wine: US$100
  • One-day yacht charter: per person US$350
  • Helicopter tour of Barbuda: US$385

Visas

Not required for US, EU or Commonwealth visitors arriving as tourists for stays under 90 days.

Get the latest visa advice for Antigua & Barbuda from our community.

When to go and weather

°C°F
mmin
ATG
Antigua
Go Dec–Apr
Mar – May
28238475
0.43
0.02
Jun – Aug
30268678
0.23
0.01
Sep – Nov
30258677
0.57
0.02
Dec – Feb
28238274
0.13
0.01
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Low Season
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High Season

Getting to Antigua & Barbuda

Flights to Antigua & Barbuda

The best price found from United States to Antigua & Barbuda is on January 6th, 2019, travelling with American Airlines. See more options, compare prices and book: search flights.

DCA
Washington Ronald Reagan
from $179.00
ANU
Saint John's

Getting around Antigua & Barbuda

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Advice for travellers

Travelling with children

The Antigua and Barbuda tourism industry generally caters more to grown-up visitors, with some resorts even being restricted to 'adults only'. If traveling with children, check if your resort has a children's pool, organized activities or day-care/babysitting services.West-coast beaches tend...

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Working and volunteering

Getting a work permit in Antigua and Barbuda is difficult because employers are required by law to fill the position with a local first. Only if no suitable candidate can be found, can they apply for a work permit for...

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