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Isle of Wight travel advice
Explore our complete guide to Isle of Wight with the latest travel advice for travellers and holidaymakers including official updates and local travel tips for the Isle of Wight.
- Essential travel guide
- Weather & climate
- Travel advice
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- Covid live updates
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Isle of Wight travel guide - essential info
Below is a beginner's guide to the Isle of Wight 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.
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|Electricity||G plug (230V)|
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Isle of Wight weather
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The Isle of Wight weather guide shows long term monthly averages for Ryde.
Isle of Wight travel advice
Check the latest travel advice on visiting the Isle of Wight from official government sources (in english) from around the world including entry requirements and travel restrictions.
- Irish traveller advice for the Isle of Wight - Department of Foreign Affairs, Ireland
- Canadian travel advice for the Isle of Wight - Government of Canada
- US travel advisories for the Isle of Wight - US Department of State
- Safe travel advisories for the Isle of Wight - Ministry of Foreign Affairs, New Zealand
- Smarter traveller advice for the Isle of Wight - Department of Foreign Affairs, Australia
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 the Isle of Wight.
Note: UK FCDO - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
FCDO travel advice
Isle of Wight travel health
Find out more about staying safe when travelling to the Isle of Wight with the latest guidance on required vaccinations and recommended medication to take with you.
- Vaccines & medicines for the Isle of Wight - CDC
- Health & vaccinations for the Isle of Wight - TravelHealthPro, NaTHNac
- How to stay safe & healthy in the Isle of Wight - Fit for Travel, Public Health Scotland
Check out the general travel tips for staying safe and healthy in the Isle of Wight, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.
Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Isle of Wight covid live updates
Check the latest live updates on Covid-19 in the Isle of Wight with the vaccination requirements, current available statistics and up-to-date travel advice from government agencies.
- Travellers' health for the Isle of Wight - UK Health Security Agency
- Coronavirus timeline in the Isle of Wight - Coronalevel.com
- Latest info on travel to the Isle of Wight - Department for Transport for England
Isle of Wight travel features
Do you want to learn more about the Isle of Wight? Read our latest features covering travel tips and insider destination guides on where to go and what to do in the Isle of Wight.
Isle of Wight FAQs
Read our frequently asked questions about travelling to the Isle of Wight including the current entry restrictions, covid rules, driving side, electrical plugs used and much more.
What is the time difference between the Isle of Wight and the UK?
The time difference between the Isle of Wight and the UK is UK time+0 hours.
What is the main language spoken in the Isle of Wight?
What is the currency in the Isle of Wight?
Which plugs are used in the Isle of Wight?
Isle of Wight uses electrical plug type G (230 Volts).
Which side of the road do they drive on in the Isle of Wight?
They drive on the left side of the road in the Isle of Wight.
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