Martinique travel advice

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

Martinique travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Martinique 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.

Martinique - quick facts
Time difference UK -4 hours
Language(s) French, Antillean Creole
Currency Euro
Electricity C + E plug (230V)
Driving side Right

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Martinique weather

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Martinique travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting Martinique 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 Martinique.

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

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Martinique travel health

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

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Martinique covid live updates

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

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Martinique FAQs

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

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

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

Check out Martinique Regional Health Agency for more information.

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

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

What is the time difference between Martinique and the UK?

The time difference between Martinique and the UK is UK time-4 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Martinique?

The main languages spoken in Martinique are French and Antillean Creole.

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What is the currency in Martinique?

The currency in Martinique is the Euro (EUR).

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Which plugs are used in Martinique?

Martinique uses electrical plug type C + E (230 Volts).

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

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

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