International Flights

Before You Travel

Essential information to enter the UK & Scotland

UK & Scottish Government are taking steps to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

 

1) To protect your health and others, everyone must complete an online Passenger Locator Form before arrival in the United Kingdom. You should print or download your receipt and bring it with you when you travel - See full advice 

2) All inbound passengers travelling to the UK will be required to present a negative Covid-19 test, taken up to 72 hours prior to departure. This includes UK citizens and those transiting airside via a UK airport. A limited number of exceptions are set out on the gov.uk website

3) Arrivals into the UK are not permitted from "Red List" countries, unless a British or Irish national returning home, or you have residency rights in the UK. Those travelling from Red List countries must self isolate in a government-approved quarantine hotel

4) The requirements for quarantine and testing differ per country as er the traffic light system. We strongly recommend you view full travel advice at GOV.UK

 

Failure to comply with the above measures is a criminal offence and you could be fined.

See full guidance on entering Scotland from overseas

For full guidance on entering England, Wales & Northern Ireland from overseas

 

Essential information to enter the Republic of Ireland

Travelling to the Republic of Ireland?

It is a legal requirement to complete an Online Ireland Passenger Locator Form prior to departure. You should bring the confirmation email with you when you travel as this will be inspected at check-in .

Customers that are double vaccinated and have a paper Covid-19 vaccination certificate issued by the NHS will not need to quarantine on arrival in Ireland.

Customers that are not double vaccinated or do not have proof of vaccination will be required to a) take a RT-PCR test in the UK and show a negative result within 72hrs of travel, and b) quarantine and take a further RT-PCR at least 5 days after arrival in Ireland. This free test should be booked in advance of arrival in Ireland, taken at least 5 days after arrival, and if negative, customers need no longer quarantine. Customers that can’t provide proof of a negative PCR test will be required to go into mandatory hotel quarantine.

Advanced Passenger Information (APIS)

These requirements are in addition to Advanced Passenger Information (APIS). We are required by law to collect travel document information from you.

Please submit this to us no later than 48 hours before your departure, to avoid delays at the airport. You can do this by visiting "Manage My Booking".