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Last verified: Friday, 21. February 2020 at 07:21 AM

Guernsey Travel Advisory


Warning Level Icon Travelling Guernsey is (relatively) safe

Local Situation: 0.0 / 5

Travelling Guernsey is (relatively) safe. We didn't detected any travel advisories from any source at this moment.

Regional Situation: 0.0 / 5

This country shares no land border with any other country. Thus, the region score is identical to the country risk rating.

Advice scoring history for Guernsey

Chart of the risk level over that last 200 days. This is the daily calculated travel risk for Guernsey.

Chart of the number of sources over that last 200 days. This is the daily number of advisory sources (of any rating) that have been active on that day.

Note: Changes happening on the 28th/29th of July 2019 are related to a change in the software and number of sources processed.

About Guernsey

Guernsey with its capital St Peter Port is a country in Europe (Northern Europe), about one-half the size of Washington, DC (78 km²). The country is located Western Europe, islands in the English Channel, northwest of France. The climate can be described as temperate with mild winters and cool summers; about 50% of days are overcast. The landscape is mostly level with low hills in southwest. With a population of less than a million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital St Peter Port
Population less than one million
Size 78 km²
Size comparable to about one-half the size of Washington, DC
Common languages English, French
Currency Pound (short: GPD)
Common voltage (electricity) 230V - 50Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 900/1800/3G
International phone prefix +44-1481
Internet Top Level Domain .gg
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 GG
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 GGY
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 831

Environmental problems and natural hazzards

These are problems Guernsey is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.

Environmental problems

  • coastal erosion
  • coastal flooding
  • declining biodiversity due to land abandonment and succession to scrub or woodland

Natural hazzards

  • very large tidal variation and fast currents can make local waters dangerous

Top Industries and Agricultural Products

These are the main product industries and agricultural products of Guernsey. This list indicates what this country is good at producing.


  1. banking
  2. tourism

Agriculture products

  1. eggplant
  2. fruit
  3. greenhouse flowers
  4. Guernsey cattle
  5. sweet peppers
  6. tomatoes

Channel Islander Imports and Exports

These are the main product categories of imports and exports to and from Guernsey.

Export products

  1. eggplant
  2. ferns
  3. flowers
  4. other vegetables
  5. sweet peppers
  6. tomatoes

Import products

  1. coal
  2. equipment
  3. gasoline
  4. machinery
  5. oil

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current travel advisory for Guernsey?

Guernsey is currently rated at 0,0 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 0 official sources. Travelling Guernsey is (relatively) safe.

Is it safe to travel Guernsey in 2020?

You are good to go, enjoy your trip to Guernsey.

How many travel advisories do you know for Guernsey?

We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 0 individual sources for Guernsey.

What is the size of Guernsey?

Guernsey has a size of 78 km² or 30 mi² which is about one-half the size of Washington, DC.

Common Frequently Asked Questions

For non-country specific questions, please check our global F.A.Q.