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Travel Advice

The tips and advice below represents the official guidance from the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), please note that we do not cover travel to any country to which the FCDO have advised against all (but essential) travel.

13 May 2021


Updated information on entry and exit restrictions, including coronavirus testing and managed quarantine ('Summary', 'Coronavirus' and ‘Entry requirements’ pages).


Updated information on entry requirements ("Coronavirus" and "Entry Requirements" pages)


Change to the Government of Uganda’s recommendation that travellers from countries including the UK should postpone non-essential travel ("Summary," "Coronavirus" and "Entry Requirements" pages)


Update to information on booking COVID-19 PCR tests and demonstrating COVID-19 vaccination status for entry to Iceland ('Coronavirus' and ‘Entry requirements' pages)


Updated information on local restrictions ('Coronavirus' page) and entry requirements ('Entry Requirements' page).


Updated information on quarantine requirements ('Summary' and 'Entry requirements' page)


The Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) advise against all travel to Kaduna, Zamfara and Katsina States and advise against all but essential travel to Niger and Sokoto States due to local insecurity (‘Summary’, ‘Safety and security’ and ‘Local laws and customs pages’)


New information on a ban for arrivals from Brazil and India and updated information on quarantine requirements for arrivals in Angola (‘Summary, ‘Coronavirus’ and ‘Entry requirements’ pages)


Additional information on protests taking place in Colombia ('Summary' page)


Additional information on maternity care in Thailand due to COVID-19 ('Coronavirus' page)

Czech Republic

Information on how to get a COVID-19 vaccine if you are a posted worker with private health insurance ('Coronavirus' page)

12 May 2021


Clarification of COVID-19 entry requirement rules ("Entry Requirements" page)


Updates to list of documents accepted as proof of residence for entry to Spain ('Entry requirements' page)

Sri Lanka

Updated information on Sri Lanka's travel and movement restrictions due to COVID-19 ('Coronavirus' page)


Updated information on Jordan's curfew hours including updates on restrictions for businesses, these changes will come into place on 13 May 2021 ('Coronavirus' page)


Removal of past charter flights ('Return to UK' page) and updated information on Mongolia's level status and restrictions ('Coronavirus' page)


Updated information following continued violence and rocket attacks ('Summary' page)

The Occupied Palestinian Territories

Updated information following continued violence and rocket attacks ('Summary' page)


Updated information on Japan's State of Emergency ('Coronavirus' page)


Information for passengers arriving from countries where COVID-19 variants of concern ('Entry requirements' page)