Rhode Island travel advice

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

Rhode Island travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Rhode Island 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.

Rhode Island - quick facts
Flight time 11 hours
Time difference UK -5 hours
Language(s) English
Currency US Dollar
Electricity A + B plug (120V)
Driving side Right
Visa Yes

Rhode Island tourist information

✝ = Typical flight time from the UK and visa requirements for UK travellers.

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Rhode Island weather

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The Rhode Island weather guide shows long term monthly averages for Providence.

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Rhode Island travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island.

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

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Rhode Island travel health

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

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Rhode Island covid live updates

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

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Rhode Island FAQs

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

Are there entry restrictions to Rhode Island due to Covid-19?

Rhode Island is open to fully vaccinated travellers only from the UK.

Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination required for arrivals from the UK.

Check out Rhode Island Department of Health for more information.

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

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

What is the flight time to Rhode Island from the UK?

The flight time to Rhode Island from the UK is typically 11 hours.

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What is the time difference between Rhode Island and the UK?

The time difference between Rhode Island and the UK is UK time-5 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Rhode Island?

The main language spoken in Rhode Island is English.

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What is the currency in Rhode Island?

The currency in Rhode Island is the US Dollar (USD).

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Which plugs are used in Rhode Island?

Rhode Island uses electrical plug type A + B (120 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Rhode Island?

They drive on the right side of the road in Rhode Island.

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Do you need a visa for Rhode Island?

Yes, UK passport holders do need a visa to enter Rhode Island.

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