English Channel Islands Travel Information

Population: 160 000

Capital: Guernsey - St. Peter Port, Jersey - St. Helier

Language: English

Time Zones: GMT

Electricity: 240 volts AC.

Passport: A valid Passport is required by all visitors from Canada and USA.

Currency: British money is freely accepted on the Islands

Health: No special precautions

International Dialling Code: 011 + 44 + 1534 (Jersey), 1481 (Guernsey)

Geography of the English Channel Islands:

The islands are situated in the Bay of St. Malo, just a few miles - a short ferry ride - from the French coast. The Islands are also easily accessible from England both by air and sea.