New exemption for business travellers

"High value" travellers won't need to self-isolate, says Grant Shapps Some business travellers will be exempt from quarantine rules for countries not on the travel corridors list, the transport secretary has announced. In a tweet,…

Cyprus removed from travel corridor list

Cyprus and Lithuania removal dampens hopes for 2020 getaways Grant Shapps has confirmed that Cyprus and Lithuania are to be removed from the travel corridors list, in the latest blow to the travel industry. The…

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Canaries and Maldives travel corridors

Popular destinations added to travel corridors list Grant Shapps has confirmed that people returning from Denmark, the Maldives, Canary Islands and Mykonos will no longer have to quarantine from 4am on Sunday October 25. The…

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Slovenia off travel corridors list

Latest round of changes announced. Slovenia and Guadeloupe have been removed from the government’s travel corridors list. On July 28, Slovenia was added to the list having been initially omitted, demonstrating the uncertainty being caused…

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Portugal back off travel corridors list

Hungary, French Polynesia and Reunion off the list, but Sweden is added. Portugal has been removed from the travel corridors list – just weeks after it was added, following a rise in coronavirus infections. Grant Shapps, the transport…

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Ask the ABTA expert: Greece advice

Have a burning question you can’t find the answer to? Be it travel trends, a regulatory riddle or destination dilemmas, send us your query for an expert response Q: I have a number of customers…

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Cuba added to travel corridors list

Caribbean island added to Department for Transport list – but flights are few and far between. Cuba has been added to the travel corridors list, meaning travellers will not need to quarantine for 14 days…

Switzerland off travel corridors list

Latest round of amends sees three countries removed and one added. Travellers from Jamaica, Switzerland and Czech Republic must now quarantine for 14 days after they were removed from the travel corridors list. However, Cuba…