Tag: travel ban

Follow WHO Advice: Rescind Travel Bans – IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for governments to follow World Health Organization (WHO) advice and immediately rescind travel bans that were introduced in response to the Omicron variant of the coronavirus. Public health organizations, including the WHO, have advised a...

EasyJet moves planes to Germany in response to government’s travel rules

By Neil Lancefield, independent EasyJet has moved aircraft from the UK to Germany in response to the countries’ differing approaches to coronavirus travel restrictions. A number of planes due to take holidaymakers from the UK to Palma on the Spanish island of Mallorca are de...

Holiday hopes hit as no new countries added to UK’s green travel list – and Portugal moved to amber

By Alix Culbertson, sky.com Hopes of a summer holiday abroad have been dashed as no new countries have been added to the UK's green travel list and Portugal has moved to amber. No further countries are being moved from the amber to green status in a review of the government's travel traffic li...

86% want amber & red lists travel ban as traffic light system adds to Covid travel confusion

The latest research by Butter, the UK’s only Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) travel agency, has found that the traffic light tier system for foreign holidays is adding to the Covid confusion of UK holidaymakers. Currently, just a handful of countries sit on the government-approved green list, allowing...

Germany bans British travellers over local outbreaks and fears of Indian variant spread

Germany bans British travellers over local outbreaks and fears of Indian variant spread

By Hugo Daniel, inews.co.uk Britons will be barred from entering Germany after it classified the UK as an “area of variant concern” due to the spread of the Indian variant. The ban will come into force on Sunday, meaning only German citizens and residents, as well as those with essential...

European Union bans travellers from outside region

The European Union has made the announcement that it has banned travellers from outside the bloc for 30 days in hopes to contain the spread of Covid-19. The measure is expected to apply to 26 EU states as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. UK citizens will be unaffected. ...

US airline stocks decimated by latest travel ban

US airline stocks decimated by latest travel ban

In a televised address, president Donald Trump stated travellers from the 26 countries in the Schengen border-free travel zone will be barred from entering the United States for 30 days from tomorrow due to coronavirus fears sending airline stocks to new lows today after weeks of pressure on the s...

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