Last updated: 19 August 2014
The travel advice summary below is provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the UK. 'We' refers to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. For their full travel advice, visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice.
The rainy season normally runs from June to November, coinciding with the hurricane season in the Caribbean.
There is no British Embassy in Honduras. If you need emergency consular assistance, you should contact the British Honorary Consuls in Tegucigalpa, San Pedro Sula or Roatan, or the British Embassy in Guatemala City. See Consular assistance.
There are high levels of violent crime and visitors should exercise a high degree of caution.
Avoid travelling on public buses (repainted US school buses). Private inter-city coach services are safer but not immune from attack.
There is a low threat from terrorism.