Travel Vaccinations in The Reunion Islands

Reunion islands is a French department in the Indian Ocean with a population of 866k and climate at a high of 30C. Reunion Islands is low risk for contracting diseases. However, travellers should still take precaution and be up to date with routine vaccines before visiting the country. This is important as there is only one main hospital on the Reunion Islands with basic medical care for mild injuries and services. Any serious emergencies will be airlifted out.

 

Vaccination Advice When...
Typhoid Vaccination recommended 10 days before travel
Hepatitis A Vaccination recommended 2 weeks before travel
Diphtheria *Vaccination sometimes recommended 3 months before travel
Tuberculosis *Vaccination sometimes recommended 3 months before travel
Hepatitis B *Vaccination sometimes recommended 2 months before travel
Rabies Not required
Meningitis Not required
Cholera
Yellow Fever Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area 10 days before travel
Japanese B encephalitis Not required
Tick-borne encephalitis Not required