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Balearic Islands travel advice
Explore our complete guide to Balearic Islands with the latest travel advice for travellers and holidaymakers including official updates and local travel tips for the Balearic Islands.
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Balearic Islands travel guide - essential info
Below is a beginner's guide to the Balearic Islands 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.
|Balearic Islands - quick facts
|UK +1 hour
|C plug (230V)
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Balearic Islands tourist information
✝ = Typical flight time from the UK.
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Balearic Islands weather
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|Hours of sunshine (daily)
|Days with some rainfall
|Sea temperature °C
The Balearic Islands weather guide shows long term monthly averages for Palma.
Balearic Islands travel advice
Check the latest travel advice on visiting the Balearic Islands from official government sources (in english) from around the world including entry requirements and travel restrictions.
- UK traveller advice for the Balearic Islands - UK FCDO
- Irish traveller advice for the Balearic Islands - Department of Foreign Affairs, Ireland
- Canadian travel advice for the Balearic Islands - Government of Canada
- US travel advisories for the Balearic Islands - US Department of State
- Safe travel advisories for the Balearic Islands - Ministry of Foreign Affairs, New Zealand
- Smarter traveller advice for the Balearic Islands - Department of Foreign Affairs, Australia
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 the Balearic Islands.
Note: UK FCDO - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
FCDO travel advice
Balearic Islands travel health
Find out more about staying safe when travelling to the Balearic Islands with the latest guidance on required vaccinations and recommended medication to take with you.
- Vaccines & medicines for the Balearic Islands - CDC
- Health & vaccinations for the Balearic Islands - TravelHealthPro, NaTHNac
- How to stay safe & healthy in the Balearic Islands - Fit for Travel, Public Health Scotland
Check out the general travel tips for staying safe and healthy in the Balearic Islands, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.
Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Balearic Islands covid live updates
Check the latest live updates on Covid-19 in the Balearic Islands with the vaccination requirements, current available statistics and up-to-date travel advice from government agencies.
- Travellers' health for the Balearic Islands - Ministry of Health, Spain
- Coronavirus timeline in the Balearic Islands - Cercle d’Economia de Mallorca
- Latest info on travel to the Balearic Islands - Spanish Tourism Institute
Balearic Islands travel features
Do you want to learn more about the Balearic Islands? Read our latest features covering travel tips and insider destination guides on where to go and what to do in the Balearic Islands.
Balearic Islands FAQs
Read our frequently asked questions about travelling to the Balearic Islands including the current entry restrictions, covid rules, driving side, electrical plugs used and much more.
Are there entry restrictions to the Balearic Islands due to Covid-19?
Balearic Islands is open for tourism from the UK. There are no special entry requirements for the Balearic Islands.
Check out Ministry of Health, Spain for more information.
Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from the Balearic Islands?
You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from the Balearic Islands. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.
What is the flight time to the Balearic Islands from the UK?
The flight time to the Balearic Islands from the UK is typically 2.5 hours.
Flights to the Balearic Islands
What is the time difference between the Balearic Islands and the UK?
The time difference between the Balearic Islands and the UK is UK time+0 to UK time+1 hours.
What is the main language spoken in the Balearic Islands?
What is the currency in the Balearic Islands?
The currency in the Balearic Islands is the Euro (EUR).
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Which plugs are used in the Balearic Islands?
Balearic Islands uses electrical plug type C (230 Volts).
Which side of the road do they drive on in the Balearic Islands?
They drive on the right side of the road in the Balearic Islands.
Transport options for the Balearic Islands
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