News & Announcements

25 May 2021

Travelling to England from outside the UK

All visitors travelling to England are subject to the coronavirus restriction rules. If you’re travelling to England, you will need to follow the traffic light system.

All visitors travelling to England are subject to the coronavirus restriction rules.

If you’re travelling to England, what you need to do depends on where you have been in the 10 days before you arrive. If you have been in a country or territory on the:

  • green list – you must take a coronavirus (COVID-19) test on or before day 2
  • amber list – you must quarantine in the place you’re staying and take 2 COVID-19 tests
  • red list – you must quarantine in a hotel and take 2 COVID-19 tests

You cannot currently enter the UK if you’ve been in or through a country on the red list unless you’re British, Irish or you have the right to live in the UK.

Find out what list the country you are travelling from is on and what you need to do.

This will be reviewed on the 28th May 2021.

From June 21, all restrictions in the UK are due to be lifted so we can return to full social normality.

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