If you are arriving in the UK from Grenada on or after 4am on 18 January you will need to self-isolate on your arrival, unless you have a valid exemption. Check the latest guidance for England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Travel is subject to entry restrictions
- The UK-Grenada flight suspension is extended to at least 31 January
- Grenada requires all arrivals to obtain a negative COVID PCR test result within 3 days of travel and a Pure Safe Travel Certificate before travel. All arrivals must book approved accommodation for quarantine on arrival and download a contact tracing app before travel. The protocols can be found on the Ministry of Health website. They are updated regularly and are subject to change at short notice. In planning your trip to Grenada you should read the protocols before your departure and monitor the pages on a regular basis
See Entry requirements for more information before you plan to travel.
Preparing for your return journey to the UK
If you’re returning to the UK from overseas, you will need to:
The Government of Grenada has announced that the suspension of all air traffic between the UK and Grenada, enforced since 20 December is extended until at least 31 January. Travellers should contact their airlines for flight information.
On 21 December, a State of Emergency was declared by the Governor General due to a spike in COVID-19 cases. The in-country regulations amended on 11January include a curfew from 10pm to 5am, a limit on social gatherings, weddings and funerals to 20 persons, mandatory face covering in all public spaces, physical distancing, and no eating or drinking on public transport. The Government of Grenada will prosecute persons who breach the COVID-19 regulations, including persons who break quarantine. See the Coronavirus section.
Check our advice on foreign travel during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and sign up for email alerts for this travel advice.
If you’re planning travel to Grenada, find out what you need to know about coronavirus in Grenada in the Coronavirus section.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever to get travel insurance and check it provides sufficient cover. See the FCDO’s guidance on foreign travel insurance.
The hurricane season in Grenada normally runs from June to November. You should monitor local and international weather updates from the US National Hurricane Center and follow the advice of local authorities, including any evacuation orders. See Natural disasters
UK health authorities have classified Grenada as having a risk of Zika and Chikungunya virus transmission. For more information and advice, visit the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.
Grenada is at risk of Dengue virus especially during the rainy season.
You should take steps to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes.
Most visits to Grenada are trouble-free but there have been incidents of crime including armed robbery and sexual assault. See Crime
Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in Grenada, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism
Consular support is not available from the British High Commission in St George’s. However, the British High Commission in Bridgetown, Barbados, can provide consular support.