The tips and advice below represent the official guidance from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Please note this is provided for information only. We do not cover travel to any country to which the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade have advised against all (but essential) travel, you can view this list here


18 Apr 2019
Portugal
Latest update: Summary - Strike action by Portuguese fuel tank drivers ended on 18 April; until the availability of fuel returns to normal, travel within Portugal may be affected

Benin
Latest update: Summary and Safety and security (Political situation) - Legislative elections will take place on 28 April 2019; protests may be scheduled ahead of the elections and on election day; you should remain vigilant during this period, avoid crowds and demonstrations, monitor local media and follow the advice of local authorities

Sri Lanka
Latest update: Entry requirements section (Visas) - the Department of Immigration & Emigration has announced that visas on arrival will be issued free of charge for British nationals on short visits between 1 May 2019 and 1 October 2019

Kenya
Latest update: Health section - addition of information on cluster of cholera cases at Nairobi Hospital

Angola
Latest update: Safety and security section (Air travel) - revised information on TAGG

Iran
Latest update: Summary - updated information and advice about heavy rainfall and severe flooding across Iran

Italy
Latest update: Summary - Arsenal FC take on Napoli in a UEFA Europa League quarter final match in Naples on Thursday 18 April; if you’re travelling to Italy for the match, check our dedicated information and advice page

India
Latest update: Summary - on 17 April, Jet Airways announced the cancellation of all flights - domestic and international; if you have an existing booking, you should contact Jet Airways to seek further information on alternative arrangements; more information for affected UK passengers is available on the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) website

British Antarctic Territory
Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full with editorial amendments

Palau
Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and re-issued without amendment


17 Apr 2019
Libya
Latest update: Summary - editorial amendments to existing information about consular support

Yemen
Latest update: Summary - editorial amendments to existing information about consular support

Syria
Latest update: Summary - editorial amendments to existing information about consular support

Australia
Latest update: Summary - removal of information on Tropical Cyclone Trevor and Severe Tropical Cyclone Veronica

Azerbaijan
Latest update: Summary – The Azerbaijan F1 Grand Prix takes place in Baku on 28 April; if you’re travelling to Azerbaijan for the F1 Grand Prix, check our dedicated information and advice page

Philippines
Latest update: Summary - Easter is a major holiday in the Philippines; transport can be congested and Philippine security forces also routinely heighten their alert levels nationwide during this period; you should allow extra time if travelling, monitor media reporting and follow the advice of local authorities

Spain
Latest update: Summary - RENFE Spanish railway company workers have announced a strike for 17 April and possibly 24 April; cancellation of trains include some long distance high speed trains (AVE); you should contact RENFE for information


16 Apr 2019
Sudan
Latest update: Entry requirements section (Visas) - updated information on exit visas

Morocco
Latest update: Entry requirements (Passports) - updated information on passport validity

Peru
Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) - updated information on recent thefts affecting foreign nationals, including British tourists