Jan Mayen travel advice

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

Jan Mayen travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Jan Mayen 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.

Jan Mayen - quick facts
Time difference UK +1 hour
Language(s) Norwegian
Currency Norwegian Krone
Driving side Right

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Jan Mayen weather

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Jan Mayen travel advice

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

No travel advice for Jan Mayen is currently available.

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 Jan Mayen.

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

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Jan Mayen travel health

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

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Jan Mayen covid live updates

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

No Covid-19 updates for Jan Mayen are currently available.

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Jan Mayen travel features

Do you want to learn more about Jan Mayen? Read our latest features covering travel tips and insider destination guides on where to go and what to do in Jan Mayen.

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Jan Mayen FAQs

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

Are there entry restrictions to Jan Mayen due to Covid-19?

Jan Mayen is open for tourism from the UK. Access is only possible with special permission.

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

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

What is the time difference between Jan Mayen and the UK?

The time difference between Jan Mayen and the UK is UK time+1 hour.

What is the main language spoken in Jan Mayen?

The main language spoken in Jan Mayen is Norwegian.

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What is the currency in Jan Mayen?

The currency in Jan Mayen is the Norwegian Krone (NOK).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Jan Mayen?

They drive on the right side of the road in Jan Mayen.

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