Travel Advisory Update for the French West Indies – U.S. Embassy Bridgetown, Barbados

Location:  The French West Indies which includes the islands of Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Saint Martin, and Saint Barthélemy.

Event:  The Department of State has lowered the Travel Advisory Level for the French West Indies, which includes the islands of Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Saint Martin, and Saint Barthélemy, to a Level 3 – Reconsider Travel due to health and safety measures and COVID-related conditions.

Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for the French West Indies due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 there.  There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Martinique, French Saint Martin, and Saint Barthelemy.  Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in French West Indies.

Read the country information page.

If you decide to travel to the French West Indies:

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Bridgetown, Barbados
Phone number: +1 246-227-4000
Email address:  BridgetownACS@state.gov
Embassy website:  https://bb.usembassy.gov

State Department – Consular Affairs phone number:1 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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