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 Visitor Arrivals by Region of Origin

Region 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
North America 226884 224478 213907 230011 59084 27173
Latin America 30641 21218 19084 14363 2660 1341
Caricom 75308 72473 68697 70340 14173 4562
Other Caribbean 7739 8664 7102 6368 1314 358
European Union 53788 52337 50883 51788 8555 2513
Other Europe 2320 2446 2429 2262 6906 2920
Asia 9963 9725 9824 10059 1765 1311
Africa 1886 1873 2124 2142 522 275
Rest of the World 1466 1436 1435 1243 301 168
Total 409995 394650 375485 388576 95280 40621

Air Visitor Arrivals for 2022

All Regions

51,715+

as at April 2022

North America

31,561+

as at April 2022

CARICOM

7,250+

as at April 2022


Travel Data Tables


Arrivals

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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