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.

22 Apr 2019

Sri Lanka

Latest Update: Summary and Terrorism section - updated information and advice about the threat from terrorism, reflecting an increased threat

Philippines

Summary - On Monday 22 April at around 5pm local time a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck north eastern Luzon. You should follow the advice of local security authorities and monitor local media reports.

18 Apr 2019

Portugal

Latest update: Summary - Strike action by Portuguese fuel tank drivers ended on 18 April; until the availability of fuel returns to normal, travel within Portugal may be affected

Benin

Latest update: Summary and Safety and security (Political situation) - Legislative elections will take place on 28 April 2019; protests may be scheduled ahead of the elections and on election day; you should remain vigilant during this period, avoid crowds and demonstrations, monitor local media and follow the advice of local authorities

Kenya

Latest update: Health section - addition of information on cluster of cholera cases at Nairobi Hospital

Angola

Latest update: Safety and security section (Air travel) - revised information on TAGG

Iran

Latest update: Summary - updated information and advice about heavy rainfall and severe flooding across Iran

Italy

Latest update: Summary - Arsenal FC take on Napoli in a UEFA Europa League quarter final match in Naples on Thursday 18 April; if you’re travelling to Italy for the match, check our dedicated information and advice page

India

Latest update: Summary - on 17 April, Jet Airways announced the cancellation of all flights - domestic and international; if you have an existing booking, you should contact Jet Airways to seek further information on alternative arrangements; more information for affected UK passengers is available on the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) website

British Antarctic Territory

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full with editorial amendments

Palau

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and re-issued without amendment

17 Apr 2019

Libya

Latest update: Summary - editorial amendments to existing information about consular support

Yemen

Latest update: Summary - editorial amendments to existing information about consular support

Syria

Latest update: Summary - editorial amendments to existing information about consular support

Australia

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on Tropical Cyclone Trevor and Severe Tropical Cyclone Veronica

Azerbaijan

Latest update: Summary – The Azerbaijan F1 Grand Prix takes place in Baku on 28 April; if you’re travelling to Azerbaijan for the F1 Grand Prix, check our dedicated information and advice page

Spain

Latest update: Summary - RENFE Spanish railway company workers have announced a strike for 17 April and possibly 24 April; cancellation of trains include some long distance high speed trains (AVE); you should contact RENFE for information

16 Apr 2019

Sudan

Latest update: Entry requirements section (Visas) - updated information on exit visas

Morocco

Latest update: Entry requirements (Passports) - updated information on passport validity

Peru

Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) - updated information on recent thefts affecting foreign nationals, including British tourists