Navigating the world of travel during a pandemic can be both daunting and confusing, but it is still possible. Whilst the specific restrictions vary from week to week, it is becoming clear that until we have a vaccine, the need for a Covid-19 test either before, during, or after your holiday is a necessity and should be factored in when booking your holiday.
Testing Centres & Testing Kits
Doctor Now (Beaconsfield)
Your-Doctor (Tring / Wexham Park)
Corona Test Centre (Watford & London)
Olivc Health & Travel (Ilford) – Available Boxing Day
In House Doctor – Dr Jeremy Cohen
Express Test (Gatwick / Edinburgh Airport)
Polaris Medical (Slough)
Business Travel Only
OSD Healthcare (Maylands Avenue, Hemel Hempstead)
Foreign Office (FCDO) – Global Travel Advice
The restrictions on travel are updated frequently, especially when countries are dealing with the virus at different stages and have different policies in place to what we have in the UK.
For specific country and region advice, its best to visit the FCDO website, which has the most up to date information.
Travel Corridor List
The ‘Travel Corridor’ list is published by the Department for Transport and is reviewed regularly. Since this system was introduced we have mainly seen updates to this list by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps at 5pm on Thursday.
These are countries where it has been assessed we can travel to and return without the need for either quarantine or the new ‘test and release’ system.
For the full list – click this link.
Country Health Forms
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