Travel Advice


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

16 Nov 2018

Brunei

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

15 Nov 2018

Haiti

Latest update: Summary - amendments to earlier information and advice on planned protests

Paraguay

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

Ukraine

Summary - Arsenal take on Vorskla Poltava in a UEFA Europa League match in Poltava on Thursday 29 November; addition of link to our dedicated information and advice page for travelling fans

Lebanon

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full

14 Nov 2018

Albania

Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) - revised information on protests; you should check the local media for the latest information, remain vigilant and avoid any demonstrations

Nigeria

Latest update: Summary - removal of information; the strike called by unions on 5 November has been suspended

Gibraltar

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full

Spain

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about flash floods on Mallorca in October 2018; other minor editorial amendments

France

Latest update: Summary - Protests against fuel prices are planned across France on 17 November and may lead to blocked roads and motorways; you should follow the advice of the authorities and allow extra time for your journey

13 Nov 2018

Sweden

Latest update: Terrorism section and summary - updated information and advice on the threat from terrorism in Sweden, reflecting an increased threat

Belarus

Latest update: Summary and Terrorism section – updated information and advice on the threat from terrorism in Belarus, reflecting a reduced threat

The Occupied Palestinian Territories

Latest update: Summary - on 12 November 2018, over 370 projectiles were fired from Gaza into southern Israel; Israel responded by returning projectile fire into Gaza; if travelling in southern Israel, familiarise yourself with the safety actions that you should take in the event of a warning siren, follow advice from local authorities and stay informed of the security situation through the media and this travel advice

Israel

Latest update: Summary - on 12 November 2018, over 370 projectiles were fired from Gaza into southern Israel; Israel responded by returning projectile fire into Gaza; if travelling in southern Israel, familiarise yourself with the safety actions that you should take in the event of a warning siren, follow advice from local authorities and stay informed of the security situation through the media and this travel advice

Philippines

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on Typhoon Yutu and All Saint's Day; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

South Africa

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Summary - revised information on water consumption in the Western Cape; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

12 Nov 2018

United Arab Emirates

Latest update: Health section (Medication) and summary - updated information and advice on UAE Ministry of Health requirements when travelling with medication

Italy

Latest update: Summary - removal of link to information and advice page for the Juventus v Man Utd match on 7 November; removal of information about severe weather conditions at the end of October

09 Nov 2018

Liberia

Latest update: this travel advice has been reviewed in full; Summary section - removal of information about protests in Monrovia in September; updated advice on protests and demonstrations; Terrorism section and summary - updated information and advice on the threat from terrorism in Liberia

USA

Latest update: Summary - revised information; there are large wildfires in Butte County in North California and near Malibu, Los Angeles County in South California; evacuation orders are in effect; there are other smaller wildfires currently active throughout California