United Kingdom Coronavirus Travel Restrictions and Advice
Due to the recent changes in travel advice of the British Government which allows travelling to certain countries and territories in the United Kingdom which no longer pose a high risk for travelers, the UK government has however started monitoring international situations very closely and these guidance have been stated for all travelers in and out of the United Kingdom countries.
- The first step is getting information as a traveler of the city or state you’re going to in the United Kingdom. Find out every restrictions of your destination and make sure you prepare yourself to adhere to it.
- Contact your accommodation provider for information about availability, the safety measures they have put in place, and the local health measures of the region.
- If you’re a single parent who lives alone with your children, you can meet with 1 other household without social distancing.
- Keep at least 2 meters (3 steps) away from anyone you do not live with, and also in public spaces.
- Wash your hands with soap and water often – for at least 20 seconds, or use hand sanitizer gel if soap and water are not available.
- After going out in public places, or any public establishment, immediately wash your hands as soon as you get home.
- Always cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands) when you cough or sneeze in the public.
- Wearing a face mask or nose/mouth covering should be worn in public places where it is hard to stay away from people, such as in shops.
- Face masks should not be worn by children under 3, including people who would find it difficult to breathe.
- Visiting tourist attractions have been designed to make sure bookings are done online to avoid long lines and booking queues.
- The government has put some measures in place regarding public and private transports. E.g. keeping social distancing between passengers, the use of face masks, etc.
For more enquiries: Visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/