Louisiana travel advice

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

Louisiana travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Louisiana 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.

Louisiana - quick facts
Flight time 10 hours
Time difference UK -6 hours
Language(s) English
Currency US Dollar
Electricity A + B plug (120V)
Driving side Right
Visa Yes

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Louisiana tourist information

✝ = Typical flight time from the UK and visa requirements for UK travellers.

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Louisiana weather

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Louisiana travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting Louisiana 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 Louisiana.

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

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Louisiana travel health

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

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Louisiana covid live updates

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

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Louisiana travel features

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Louisiana FAQs

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

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

Louisiana is open to fully vaccinated travellers only from the UK.

Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination required for arrivals from the UK.

Check out Louisiana Deartment of Health for more information.

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

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

What is the flight time to Louisiana from the UK?

The flight time to Louisiana from the UK is typically 10 hours.

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What is the time difference between Louisiana and the UK?

The time difference between Louisiana and the UK is UK time-6 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Louisiana?

The main language spoken in Louisiana is English.

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What is the currency in Louisiana?

The currency in Louisiana is the US Dollar (USD).

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Which plugs are used in Louisiana?

Louisiana uses electrical plug type A + B (120 Volts).

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

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

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Do you need a visa for Louisiana?

Yes, UK passport holders do need a visa to enter Louisiana.

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