Armenia travel advice

Explore our complete guide to Armenia with the latest travel advice for travellers and holidaymakers including official updates and local travel tips for Armenia.

Armenia travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Armenia with essential travel facts such as dominant language spoken, typical flight time from the UK and the local currency. You can also check whether visas are required and what plug adapter you need to pack.

Armenia - quick facts
Time difference UK +4 hours
Language(s) Armenian
Currency Armenian Dram
Electricity C + F plug (230V)
Driving side Right

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Armenia weather

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Armenia travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting Armenia from official government sources (in english) from around the world including entry requirements and travel restrictions.

Learn more about the current safety and security risks from terrorism, natural disasters and more. Read about the local laws and customs to consider when travelling around Armenia.

Note: UK FCDO - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

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Armenia travel health

Find out more about staying safe when travelling to Armenia with the latest guidance on required vaccinations and recommended medication to take with you.

Check out the general travel tips for staying safe and healthy in Armenia, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Armenia covid live updates

Check the latest live updates on Covid-19 in Armenia with the vaccination requirements, current available statistics and up-to-date travel advice from government agencies.

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Armenia FAQs

Read our frequently asked questions about travelling to Armenia including the current entry restrictions, covid rules, driving side, electrical plugs used and much more.

Are there entry restrictions to Armenia due to Covid-19?

Armenia is open for tourism from the UK. There are no special entry requirements for Armenia.

Check out Ministry of Health, Republic of Armenia for more information.

Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Armenia?

You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from Armenia. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.

What is the time difference between Armenia and the UK?

The time difference between Armenia and the UK is UK time+4 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Armenia?

The main language spoken in Armenia is Armenian.

What is the currency in Armenia?

The currency in Armenia is the Armenian Dram (AMD).

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Which plugs are used in Armenia?

Armenia uses electrical plug type C + F (230 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Armenia?

They drive on the right side of the road in Armenia.

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