International travel from and to the UK is restricted. Countries are closing borders and may introduce new measures with little notice. If you are in the UK with plans to travel or trying to return to the UK, take action now, and follow the guidance below.
If you are in the UK with plans to travel, firstly, contact your airline or transport provider. Check travel rules that apply to where you live. Read the advice for your destination carefully.
Prepare for disruption, delays and cancellations. Sign-up for email alerts to receive updates.
Get travel insurance – or check your existing policy. If you are returning to the UK, complete your journey if you can. If you are unsure, contact your airline or transport provider. Read the travel advice for your country.
Sign-up for email alerts to receive updates. For the latest information, follow FCDO travel advice. If you are overseas and require emergency consular assistance, contact the local British embassy: www.gov.uk/world/embassies Telephone lines are open 24/7.