Antigua and Barbuda is a country located in Caribbean. The country has no land neighbors.
English is an official language in Antigua and Barbuda. It means that if you speak it, you would be able to communicate with almost everyone. If not, it is highly recommended that you acquire some basic English before traveling to Antigua and Barbuda.
The national currency in Antigua and Barbuda is East Caribbean dollar (XCD). The dollar (EC$) is subdivided into 100 cent.
With today’s currency rate, 1 EUR is worth 2.83 XCD and 1 USD is worth 2.7 XCD.
Check with your bank before your trip to find out if there are any fees for using your card abroad. Some banks do not charge fees when you use a foreign ATM or pay in foreign currency, but others may charge a fixed cost for each transaction or allow a limited number of free withdrawals. The travel card provided by Wise.com, Revolut or Monose might be an excellent option to cut down on transaction fees.
Ookla® Speedtest The average fixed internet speed in Antigua and Barbuda is 38.15 Mbps and mobile is Mbs.The global average is 164.00 Mbps and 114.16 Mbps respectively.
ATM Density When compared to the world average, Antigua and Barbuda has more ATMs.54.35 ATMs per 100,000 people.The global average is 39.49.
SIM Registration In order to purchase a SIM card in Antigua and Barbuda, a passport or ID is required as identification.
There are 2 socket types used in Antigua and Barbuda. Type A & Type B are widespread in North America (incl. the U.S.), Central America, Japan, and the Philippines.
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 hotel chains are present in Antigua and Barbuda?
There are no Mariott hotels in Antigua and Barbuda.
There are no Hilton hotels in Antigua and Barbuda.
The IHG hotel chain operates in Antigua and Barbuda.
What fast food chains are present in Antigua and Barbuda?
The McDonald’s chain does not operate in Antigua and Barbuda.
The KFC chain does not operate in Antigua and Barbuda.
The Burger King chain operates in Antigua and Barbuda.
What is the weather like in Saint John’s?
Weather data for Saint John’s (capital city) by Open-Meteo.com
Railways There are no passenger trains available.
Subway Systems There is no subway system in any city.
Taxi Apps Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Antigua and Barbuda.
Emergency phones in Antigua and Barbuda
Smoking & Alcohol
Smoking ban No known rules against smoking, or no information is available.
Cananbis legality Recreational usage is decriminalized, but medicinal use is not allowed.
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