Coronavirus travel health
Check the latest information on risk from COVID-19 for Aruba on the TravelHealthPro website
See the TravelHealthPro website for further advice on travel abroad and reducing spread of respiratory viruses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Check with your travel company for the latest information on flights to and from Aruba.
Entry and borders
See Entry requirements to find out what you will need to do when you arrive in Aruba.
Returning to the UK
Travelling from and returning to the UK
Check what you must do to travel abroad and return to England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.
If you plan to pass through another country to return to the UK, check the travel advice for the country you’re transiting.
Contact the local authorities in Aruba to receive information on getting tested for travel purposes.
Be prepared for your plans to change
No travel is risk-free during COVID. Countries may further restrict travel or bring in new rules at short notice, for example due to a new COVID-19 variant. Check with your travel company or airline for any transport changes which may delay your journey home.
If you test positive for COVID-19, you may need to stay where you are until you test negative. You may also need to seek treatment there.
Plan ahead and make sure you:
- can access money
- understand what your insurance will cover
- can make arrangements to extend your stay and be away for longer than planned
Travel in Aruba
The Government of Aruba has put measures in place in response to the coronavirus pandemic. such as the mandatory wearing of face masks in all public indoor spaces. All measures and updates can be found on the website of the government of Aruba.
COVID-19 vaccines if you live in Aruba
Wherever possible British nationals should aim to be vaccinated in the country where they live. We will update this page when the Government of Aruba announces new information on the national vaccination programme. You can sign up to get email notifications when this page is updated.
The Aruba national vaccination programme started in February 2021 and is using the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna vaccines. British nationals resident in Aruba are eligible for vaccination. Further information on the vaccination programme is available here.
Find out more, including about vaccines that are authorised in the UK or approved by the World Health Organisation, on the COVID-19 vaccines if you live abroad.
If you’re a British national living in Aruba, you should seek medical advice from your local healthcare provider. Information about COVID-19 vaccines used in the national programme where you live, including regulatory status, should be available from local authorities.