Tonga Travel Advice, Embassies & Tourist Offices

Travel Advice

Last updated: 29 January 2015

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

The tropical cyclone season normally runs from November to April. You should monitor the progress of approaching storms on the website of the Tonga Meteorological Service and follow the advice of the local authorities.

There is no British diplomatic representation in Tonga. The British High Commission in Suva can provide routine consular assistance. In an emergency you can also contact the New Zealand High Commission in Nuku’alofa.

There is a low threat from terrorism.

Most visits to Tonga are trouble free. The crime rate is relatively low. However, petty crime and theft do take place. You should remain vigilant, especially at night.