Unvaccinated UK arrivals at present should take a fast pre-departure check inside 48 hours of journey and a pricey PCR swab by day two.
Paul Charles, the chief govt of The PC Company, a journey consultancy, mentioned: “UK entry restrictions have been in place far longer than vital. Now they’re lastly going, we’ll see confidence amongst customers to guide improve additional.
“I now count on different nations to fall like dominoes by way of their very own border insurance policies being eliminated. Many people can’t wait to rejoice a milestone birthday or anniversary overseas, and even simply take a brief break by airplane or prepare, one thing we’ve all been lacking during the last two years.”
Flight bookings have already surged because the UK dropped exams for totally vaccinated arrivals on Feb 11, even returning to pre-pandemic ranges for some locations. Easter might increase bookings even additional.
Most European nations have now additionally dropped exams for totally vaccinated passengers.