Travelling to India?
(Correct at 10th November 2021)
From 15th November, independent travellers from the UK on commercial airlines will be allowed to enter with new tourist visas.
The UK Government Website contains useful information to determine if you meet the requirements for entry for leisure purposes. Check the UK Gov Website to find out more.
All travellers should:
(i) submit a self-declaration form on the online “Air Suvidha” portal before the scheduled travel
(ii) upload a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR report. This test should have been conducted within 72 hrs prior to undertaking the journey.
Yes, from 4 am on Monday 22 November, Sinovac, Sinopharm Beijing and Covaxin were added to the existing list of approved vaccine for inbound UK travel, making travel easier for fully vaccinated passengers from countries such as India, Hong Kong and China.
Entering the UK from India
Fully vaccinated passengers entering the UK can now use a Day 2 Lateral Flow Test instead of a PCR.