Requirements When travelling to the UK

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Passengers travelling to the United Kingdom

You must complete a passenger locator form when travelling from the Republic of Ireland to the UK if you've not been in Ireland for 10 days or more prior to your journey to UK. Please submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Click here for more information and to access the form.


All passengers, aged 11 & over arriving into the UK from Holland are required to have evidence (email, text or document) of a negative result from a pre-departure COVID-19 PCR test taken up to 72 hours prior to their arrival into the UK. Please note, this pre-travel PCR test is not required for passengers arriving from the Common Travel Area (CTA) which includes the Republic of Ireland. The test must be of a diagnostic-standard test such as a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test, and could, in some cases, include LAMP and lateral flow tests within set limits.


Fines starting at £500 can be levied for non-compliant passengers. More information can be found at

For passengers travelling from Holland we provide the following suggestions for test centers close to Hoek van Holland which meet the requirements:

Passengers from Holland should also complete a Passenger Locator Form prior to travel.