Where is Anguilla Located?

Where is Anguilla in the Caribbean? Anguilla is in the British West Indies. The Anguilla Tourist Board writes, “Tucked away in the Eastern Caribbean, Anguilla is the most northern island in the Leeward Island chain, less than ten miles north of St. Martin and 200 miles east of Puerto Rico.” Anguilla is located at the northeast corner of the island chain in the Caribbean. It is a one-hour plane ride east of San Juan or a 20 minute boat taxi or ferry ride from St. Maarten, which is the route most of our guests take. How to get from St. Maarten to Anguilla.

Map of Anguilla showing where Anguilla is located in relation to other Caribbean islands

No Visa Necessary. Anguilla, like, Bermuda, has a British Governor and is a British Overseas Territory. No visa is necessary, but you do need a U.S. passport.

Size of Island: Anguilla is 16 miles x 3 miles and has 33 of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Population is 12,000.

Language: English

Currency: U.S. Dollar.

Climate: Anguilla has an average temperature of 80 degrees. The summers are delightful. Yes, a hurricane is a possibility in this part of the world, but there hasn’t been anything major in years. Check out 7 year Anguilla weather averages

Is Anguilla Safe?