The rules for travel from countries and territories not on the red list will depend on your vaccination status.

Entering The UK

Everyone requires a test when you arrive in the UK

If you’re travelling to England, what you need to do depends on where you have been before you arrive and your vaccination status.

You must follow government rules even if you have been vaccinated.

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UK Arrivals

If you have been fully vaccinated for at least 14 days:

  • under an approved vaccination program in the UK, Europe, US or UK vaccine programme overseas

  • with a full course of the Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna or Janssen vaccines from a relevant public health body in Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Dominica, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea or Taiwan – mixing between two-dose vaccines (Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna) in this list is also recognised

  • under a formally approved COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial in the US, Canada and Australia and have a proof of participation (digital or paper-based) from a public health body

You must:

  • book and pay for a day 2 COVID-19 test – to be taken after arrival in England

  • complete your passenger locator form – any time in the 48 hours before you arrive in England

  • take a COVID-19 test on or before day 2 after you arrive in England



Not Fully Vaccinated

If you have not been fully vaccinated for at least 14 days.


Red List Arrivals

Check if you qualify as fully vaccinated on the GOV.UK Website