Antigua Visitor Fast Facts

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Antigua Fast Facts for first time visitors

Capital: St. John’s
The capital of Antigua is St John’s situated on the North West of the island, with a population of 81,000, is the commercial hub the island.

Island size: 108 square miles

Population: 68,000

Airport: V.C. Bird International Airport

Electricity: 110 volt

Currency: Eastern Caribbean dollar (EC) – U.S. dollars accepted

Language: English

Country code: 268

Map of Antigua

Antigua National Motto “Each endeavouring, all achieving”

Getting to Antigua
UK: Flights direct from Gatwick Airport – Time 8hrs

Visit the official Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority website.


For more information read the Antigua Travel Guide