Tourists arrivals are sourced from the Embarkation /Dis-embarkation cards completed by international visitors arriving by air or sea and collected by the Immigration Department at either of the two (2) international airports , Piarco, Trinidad or Crown Point, Tobago and sea ports.

TOP 3 PURPOSE OF VISIT

Visiting friends and relatives

Leisure/beach vacation

Business convention

Tables and Figures


Table: Annual Air & Sea Visitor Arrivals by Region of Origin

Region 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
North America 224547 213935 230067 59137 27204 142529 187,774
Latin America 25460 25140 15657 2722 1365 5975 7,898
Caricom 72985 68849 70406 14189 4609 34926 52,055
Other Caribbean 8668 7108 6370 1314 359 3947 2,960
European Union 52533 51173 51877 8601 2647 10517 15,734
Other Europe 2472 2450 2266 6930 2957 21212 30,055
Asia 9767 9940 10066 1770 1495 5624 9,509
Africa 1877 2152 2158 532 283 1443 2,067
Rest of the World 1441 1437 1243 303 172 1230 2,185
Total 399750 382184 390110 95498 41091 227403 310,237

Air & Sea Visitor Arrivals for 2024

Please note that Sea visitor Arrivals does not include Cruise Ship Visitor Arrivals

All Regions

27,179+

as at January 2024

North America

15,903+

as at January 2024

CARICOM

4,450+

as at January 2024


Travel Data Tables


Air & Sea Arrivals

Air Departures


Please note that due to the Covid-19 Pandemic the Government of Trinidad and Tobago announced the closure of international borders to all travelers, including Trinidad and Tobago nationals, as of midnight on Sunday March 22nd 2020.
* Borders re-opened on Saturday July 17th 2021.

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