Exercise normal precautions in Antigua and Barbuda. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
Do not travel to:
Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.
If you decide to travel to Antigua and Barbuda:
In September 2017, Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage in Barbuda. Local government officials mandated the evacuation of the island's residents to Antigua, and few have returned. Much of Barbuda’s infrastructure was destroyed; electricity and running water have yet to be restored. Antigua’s infrastructure remains largely intact.
Visit our website on Travel to High-Risk Areas.