What do you need when traveling to London?

What documents do I need to travel to London?

To enter the United Kingdom, all U.S. citizens, Canadians, Australians, New Zealanders, and South Africans must have a passport valid through their length of stay. No visa is required. A passport will allow you to stay in the country for up to 6 months.

Can I travel to the UK right now?

UK COVID-19 Restrictions

U.S. citizens residing in the United Kingdom are subject to the UK government’s regulations. You should not travel abroad unless it is permitted under the rules. From July 19, the requirement to wear face coverings in law will be lifted.

Do you need a visa to go to London?

U.S. citizens do not need a visa for tourist or business travel to the United Kingdom for a stay up to 6 months. A valid U.S. Passport is required.

Can I still travel with my ID card after Brexit?

From 1 October 2021 you need a valid passport to travel to the United Kingdom (UK). If you become a UK resident on or before 31 December 2020, you can continue to use your ID card to travel between the Netherlands and the UK until at least the end of 2025.

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What ID do I need to fly within the UK?

If you are flying solely within the UK, including Northern Ireland, you do not need a passport but we advise that you carry photographic identification with you when travelling, such as your passport or driving licence.

Is London safe to visit?

London is considered a very safe city. Even though there are parts that are dangerous and should be avoided, it is, for the most part, completely safe to travel to, and if you use your common sense, your trip should go smoothly.

What is the best month to visit London England?

The best time to visit London is March through May when the temperatures are mild and the city’s parks are green and blooming. However, late spring – along with summer – is also prime tourist season, and hotel and flight prices reflect the surge.

Do I need a Covid test to fly to UK?

You must take a COVID-19 test before you travel to England if you either: do not qualify as fully vaccinated for travel to England. have been in a country or territory on the red list in the 10 days before you will arrive in England.

Do I need to quarantine in the UK?

If you’re travelling to England for less than 10 days, you will need to quarantine for the whole of your stay. You must still book and pay for your day 2 and day 8 travel tests, even if you will no longer be in England on the dates of the tests.

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How do you quarantine after traveling?

After you travel: Get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel AND stay home and self-quarantine for a full 7 days after travel. Even if you test negative, stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If your test is positive, isolate yourself to protect others from getting infected.

How much does the UK visa cost?

1. Visas and applications made outside the UK

Fees category Current Fee New fee from 20 February 2020
Visit visa £95 £95
Visit visa [footnote1] £361 £361
Visit visa £655 £655
Visit visa £822 £822

What is the cheapest month to go to London?

According to Cheapflights.com, the best time for bargains on flights to London is during September and October. Frommer’s indicates that November 1 to December 12, and December 25 through March 14 are other times to get the best airfare bargains.