Haiti travel advice

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

Haiti travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Haiti 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.

Haiti - quick facts
Time difference UK -5 hours
Language(s) Haitian Creole, French
Currency Haitian Gourde
Electricity A + B plug (110V)
Driving side Right

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Haiti weather

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Haiti travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting Haiti 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 Haiti.

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

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Haiti travel health

Find out more about staying safe when travelling to Haiti 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 Haiti, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Haiti covid live updates

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

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Haiti travel features

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Haiti FAQs

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

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

Haiti is open for tourism from the UK.

Negative PCR or Antigen test results required for arrivals from the UK.

Check out Ministry of Health & Population for more information.

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

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

What is the time difference between Haiti and the UK?

The time difference between Haiti and the UK is UK time-5 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Haiti?

The main languages spoken in Haiti are Haitian Creole and French.

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What is the currency in Haiti?

The currency in Haiti is the Haitian Gourde (HTG).

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Which plugs are used in Haiti?

Haiti uses electrical plug type A + B (110 Volts).

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

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

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