Travel Tracker

Wondering where you might be able to travel to this year? Yearning for that dream holiday? Our brand new Travel Tracker provides the latest, country specific travel information and restrictions, amidst the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Australia

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. This is based on the current assessment of COVID-19 risks.

Entry to Australia is limited mostly for residents, and all travellers to Australia must take a mandatory 14-day self isolation period. States and Territories are introducing charges for quarantine.

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Foreign Tourism

Entry to Australia is limited, except for Australian citizens and permanent residents

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

all travellers to Australia must take a mandatory 14-day self isolation period.
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:44:24 PM

Austria

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

A landing ban is in place for all flights from the UK to Austria until 10 January.

All travellers arriving in Austria from the UK must quarantine for 10 days upon arrival. You have the option of taking a self-funded PCR or antigen test after 5 days. If your result is negative, you will no longer need to stay in quarantine.

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Foreign Tourism

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

All travellers arriving in Austria from the UK must quarantine for 10 days upon arrival
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:18:12 PM

Belgium

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

The Belgian Government has announced that from 1 January 2021 UK nationals resident in the UK or outside of the EU will not be permitted entry to Belgium for non-essential purposes due to the EU-wide COVID-19 restrictions.

Those who plan to stay in Belgium for more than 48 hours will need to provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 PCR test upon entry.

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Foreign Tourism

EU-COVID restrictions are in place

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Negative PCR test required on arrival
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:20:50 PM

Canada

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

Any travellers will still be required to self-isolate for 14 days both arriving in Canada, or returning back to UK. 

From 7 January, the Canadian government is requiring all air passengers aged 5 and above to test negative for COVID-19 before travelling to Canada

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Foreign Tourism

Entry to Canada is limited, except for Canadian citizens and permanent residents or their immediate families, temporary foreign workers, and some international students

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

14 day self-isolation on arrival
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:22:44 PM

Croatia

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

From 1 January 2021 UK nationals travelling to Croatia from the UK, or any other non-EU/EEA country, are not permitted to enter the country.

UK nationals must obtain a negative PCR test ahead of travelling or upon arrival.The Croatian government has introduced a new online entry form to expedite the entry of foreign visitors.

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Foreign Tourism

EU-COVID restrictions in place

Social Distancing

It's now mandatory to wear facemasks on public transport, in shops and other commercial outlets

Quarantine Period

There is currently no requirement to self-isolate on arrival in Croatia. However, you will need to quarantine when returning to UK.
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:22:56 PM

Cyprus

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

The UK has been removed from Cyprus’ Category B List which means that temporary visitors (who are not citizens or residents of Cyprus) are not permitted to travel to Cyprus from the UK.

On 21 December, the Cypriot authorities announced that passengers arriving from the UK will be subject to PCR testing followed by a compulsory 7-day self-isolation in government-assigned hotels, with a further PCR test on day 7.

 

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Foreign Tourism

Temporary visitors are not permitted from the UK

Social Distancing

the use of masks is compulsory in most indoor public spaces including supermarkets, shops. Failure to comply could result in a 300 euro fine.

Quarantine Period

passengers arriving from the UK will be subject to PCR testing followed by a compulsory 7-day self-isolation in government-assigned hotels
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:23:46 PM

Czechia

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

The Czech government has prolonged entry restrictions on all direct flights from the UK until further notice. Entry to the Czech Republic is possible only for Czech citizens and those with residency or valid long-term visas for the Czech Republic.

 

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Foreign Tourism

UK passengers entry is limited. Only for Czech citizens

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

On arrival in the Czech Republic, you must self-isolate for at least 5 days, before undertaking a further RT-PCR or antigen test between 5-7 days after arrival.
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:16:46 PM

Denmark

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

From 25 December until 17 January those resident in the UK will not be able to enter Denmark, with a few exceptions.

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Foreign Tourism

Intl travel is running but UK is currently not-permitted

Social Distancing

Face masks are mandatory

Quarantine Period

Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:14:31 PM

Estonia

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

Travellers from the UK to Estonia are required to produce a negative COVID-19 test undertaken no more than 72 hours before departure. 

If you’re arriving in Estonia from the UK, you will need to self-isolate for 14 days. This period of self-isolation can be shortened by taking a further test seven days after arrival.

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Foreign Tourism

EU countries (incl. UK) only

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

14 days
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:44:16 PM

France

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

France restricted travel from the UK from 00:00 (CET) on 20 December. This travel restriction apply to all air, car, ferry and train passengers. This has exemptions, including French nationals / individuals who are habitually resident in France.

All travellers from the UK, including children aged 11 and above, will need to present a negative COVID-19 test result, carried out less than 72 hours before departure.

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Foreign Tourism

UK currently banned

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Must quarantine for 14 days
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:53:08 PM

Germany

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

The German Government has extended its ban on all air passenger flights arriving from the UK to Germany to a ban on all forms of transport until Wednesday 6 January.

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Foreign Tourism

UK passengers banned

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:02:02 PM

Greece

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

If you travel to Greece, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form (PLF) at least 24 hours before travel. Failure to do so in advance may result in your carrier not allowing you to travel, a 500 Euro fine on arrival or the Greek authorities not allowing you to enter the country.

All arrivals need to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test, undertaken within the 72 hour period before your time of arrival into Greece.

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Foreign Tourism

Social Distancing

It is mandatory to wear face-masks in public (including flights and ferries), at airports and in taxis.

Quarantine Period

PLF form must be completed before travel, Greek authorities have the right to impose random covid testing for any arrivals. Those individuals must self-isolate until their results come through / a neg result is shown.
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:21:47 PM

Italy

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

Entry into Italy from the UK is only permitted for those with official residency in Italy OR those with absolute necessity, which must be declared in writing.

Until 6 January, those wishing to fly must present the airline with a negative COVID-19 rapid antigenic or molecular swab test taken no more than 72 hours before travel.

 

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Foreign Tourism

UK not permitted

Social Distancing

Yes, but tourist attractions are open. Face masks are mandatory in enclosed spaces

Quarantine Period

Those arriving in Italy from the UK must ALSO report to their local health authorities on arrival AND must quarantine for 14 days
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:55:39 PM

Ireland

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

The Irish Government has extended the ban on flights and passenger ferry journeys from Great Britain and South Africa until 6 January. For travel from EU/EEA countries Ireland is implementing the EU ‘traffic lights’ approach to travel.

New information on Level 5 restrictions, these will be in place till at least 31 January

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Foreign Tourism

EU traffic light system

Social Distancing

Face masks are now mandatory on public transport

Quarantine Period

All arrivals from overseas in orange or red countries, including Irish residents, are asked to restrict their movement for 14 days on arrival.
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:07:05 PM

Malta

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

From 22 December Malta has suspended normal commercial flights from the UK.

All passengers from the United Kingdom will be required to provide Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) negative test prior to travel. Passengers will also be subject to PCR test on arrival and a mandatory 14 day quarantine with a further PCR test between day 5 and 7.

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Foreign Tourism

Flights to and from UK currently suspended

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

UK arrivals must provide PCR test prior to travel
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:01:52 PM

Netherlands (the)

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

The Dutch Government has announced that from 1 January 2021, non-EU/EEA nationals and nationals of non-Schengen states, including UK nationals, will not be permitted entry to the Netherlands for non-essential purposes due to EU-wide COVID-19 restrictions.

Any passenger entering Netherlands must present a negative PCR test result. 

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Foreign Tourism

UK not permitted. EU-COVID restrictions

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Travellers entering the Netherlands from high-risk (orange) regions or countries are required to self-isolate for 10 days
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:08:58 PM

New Zealand

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

New Zealand's borders are essentially closed at present, with any small exceptions having to self isolate for 14 days on arrival.

From 11:59 pm 31 December, anyone travelling to New Zealand from the UK or USA will be required to have a COVID-19 test on ‘day zero’, i.e. within 24 hours of arrival in a managed isolation and quarantine facility

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Foreign Tourism

All international tourism banned

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

14 days plus testing
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:58:00 PM

Norway

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

From 1 January 2021 UK nationals are no longer classified as EU/EEA nationals and will not be allowed to visit Norway unless they meet certain exceptions.

All travellers who arrive in Norway from a red country must present a negative COVID-19 test certificate upon arrival in Norway.

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Foreign Tourism

UK passengers not permitted due to EU-COVID restrictions

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

10 days for 'red' countries
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:12:35 PM

Poland

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

UK nationals and non-EU/EEA nationals resident in the UK or another non-EU/EEA country will not be permitted entry to Poland from 01 January 2021 for non-essential purposes due to EU-wide COVID-19 restrictions.

From 28 December you are required to self-isolate on arrival in Poland if you enter by public transport, or have coronavirus symptoms, or have come into contact with someone who has.

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Foreign Tourism

Not for UK passengers due to EU-COVID rules

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

10 days
Updated on: 1/5/2021 1:09:43 PM

Portugal

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

Entry not permitted to UK passengers, due to EU-COVID restrictions, unless travelling for work or essential reasons. 

All passengers, including children up to the age of 2, travelling to Portugal must show a negative RT-PCR test result for SARS/COVID-19 at the time of boarding.

 

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Foreign Tourism

EU residents allowed

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Negative PCR test result required on arrival
Updated on: 1/5/2021 1:05:48 PM

Russian Federation (the)

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

Temporary restrictions on entry and exit via Russia’s land borders remain in place. Russian government currently suspended all flights to and from the UK. 

The Russian government requires all arrivals to obtain and present a negative COVID-19 test certificate dated less than 72 hours before travel.

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Foreign Tourism

Not for UK residents

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

14 days for UK residents
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:15:09 PM

Spain

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

Spain have announced they will be restricting passenger travel from the UK (by air and sea) from 22 December 2020 until 19 January 2021 with the exception of Spanish nationals and those legally resident in Spain.

All passengers from 'risk' countries are required to present a negative PCR, LAMP or TNA test result no more than 72 hours prior to travel. 

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Foreign Tourism

UK passengers currently restricted

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Negative test result required on arrival otherwise quarantine
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:41:10 PM

Sweden

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

Temporary travel ban for anyone travelling from the UK. As of 1 January, travellers to Sweden from the UK who are exempt from the entry ban will have to show a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours prior to arrival in Sweden.

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Foreign Tourism

EU countries only. Temporary UK ban

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

7 day recommended isolation period
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:14:05 PM

Switzerland

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes. 

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, travellers from the UK are not permitted to enter Switzerland. However, there are some limited exemptions. 

Travellers who have exemption must isolate for 10 days on arrival. 

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Foreign Tourism

UK travellers not permitted. EU allowed

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

10 days for UK
Updated on: 1/5/2021 1:25:41 PM

South Africa

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

In response to the new variant of COVID-19 in South Africa, there are restrictions on passengers arriving in the UK from South Africa. Direct flights from South Africa have been suspended.

If exempt from travel ban, upon arrival in South Africa, you will need to produce a paper copy of a negative PCR (polymerase chain reaction) COVID-19 test to border officials. 

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Foreign Tourism

UK currently not permitted due to new virus strain

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Anyone travelling to South Africa will be required to produce a paper copy of a negative COVID-19 test not older than 72 hours from the time of departure.
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:11:41 PM

Thailand

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

All travellers entering Thailand will be subject to a 14-day state quarantine at a Thai government-designated facility at your own expense. If suspected of carrying COVID-19, you may be denied entry into the country

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Foreign Tourism

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Arrivals will be subject to a 14-day state quarantine at a Thai government-designated facility at your own expense.
Updated on: 10/1/2020 1:10:50 PM

Turkey

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

Temporary suspension of all flights from UK to Turkey, except for transit only passengers.

14 day quarantine for any traveller that's been in the UK in the previous 10 days. 

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Foreign Tourism

UK passenger banned

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

10 days for any UK passenger
Updated on: 1/5/2021 2:19:30 PM

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

 

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Foreign Tourism

No international travel unless essential

Social Distancing

national lockdown

Quarantine Period

10 day isolation period for most arrivals
Updated on: 1/5/2021 3:33:56 PM

United States of America (the)

UK government have announced another national lockdown throughout January, projecting the 'stay at home' message. International travel is now extremely restricted, apart from work purposes.

British nationals cannot enter the USA and its territories if they have been in the UK, Ireland, Schengen zone, Iran, Brazil or China within the previous 14 days

If you are flying to the US from the UK on or after 28 December, you must test negative via PCR or Antigen test no more than 72 hours before your departure from the UK.

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Foreign Tourism

No to UK passengers

Social Distancing

Quarantine Period

Those allowed entry to the USA must be prepared to self-isolate for up to 14 days after arrival.
Updated on: 1/5/2021 1:03:47 PM