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Safe Travel: 'Traffic Light' Destinations

Holiday destinations that are on the UK's Green travel list

Green-list countries you can travel to from the UK

The 'traffic light system' is reviewed by the UK government every three weeks and provides a guide to which holiday destinations are welcoming UK travellers again, and a breakdown of safe travel requirements for your arrival and return.

This information can be overwhelming, so if there is anything you are uncertain about, visit our testing guidance page for more information, or call our Trusted Advisers, who will be more than happy to help you.

Green destinations: what are the requirements for travel?

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  • Take a COVID test up to 72 hours before returning to the UK and one PCR test on or before day two of arrival in England/Wales
  • No quarantine needed unless a positive test result.
  • Test packages must be booked and paid for before travelling
  • Passenger Locator Form to be completed prior to travelling back to the UK

Rest assured - All our bookings are covered by our Book with Confidence policy, so should your holiday need to be cancelled because of COVID-19, you are fully protected.

 

Green List Countries:

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Amber: what does it mean?

  • Take a COVID test up to 72 hours before returning to the UK
  • Self-isolate at home for ten days on arrival in England or Wales and PCR test on day two and eight (reduced to day five by paying for an extra test on that day)
  • Test packages must be booked and paid for before travelling
  • Passenger Locator Form to be completed prior to travelling back to the UK
  • All arrivals in to the UK aged 18+ who are fully vaccinated (14 days or more prior to arrival) will only be required to take the test in resort and one test on day two of their return without the need to self-isolate
  • Children under 18 will follow the process of their accompanying adults regarding any self-isolation and testing requirements

 

 Countries on the Amber list include:

 

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Red: what does it mean?

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  • Take a COVID test up to 72 hours before returning to the UK
  • Quarantine in a hotel for ten days on arrival
  • PCR test required on day two and eight of quarantine
  • Quarantine package must be booked and paid for before travelling
  • Passenger Locator Form to be completed prior to travelling back to the UK

 

 

Countries on the Red list include:

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