Mali travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to: the provinces of Tombouctou, Kidal, Gao and Mopti parts of the provinces of Kayes, Koulikoro […]

Mozambique travel advice

Some tensions remain in Zambezia, Sofala, Manica and Tete provinces, mainly between the opposition party’s militia and state security forces. There were sporadic attacks in these […]

Philippines travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to western and central Mindanao and the Sulu archipelago because of terrorist activity and clashes between […]

Cape Verde travel advice

UK health authorities have classified Cape Verde as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. There have also been sporadic cases of malaria reported in the […]

Kenya travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all but essential travel to areas within 60km of the Kenya-Somali border Garissa County Lamu County (excluding Lamu […]

Nepal travel advice

The monsoon season normally runs from June to September. Recent monsoon rains have caused widespread flooding, leading to displacement of people, injuries and deaths. Search and […]

Greece travel advice

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.7 occurred off the coast of Kos on 21 July 2017. Following the earthquake, Kos Airport is now fully […]

Gabon travel advice

Political stability in Gabon remains uncertain following the result of the August 2016 presidential election, with violent clashes occurring between demonstrators and security forces at that […]

Bahrain travel advice

The Bahrain authorities have announced the suspension of diplomatic relations with Qatar. All air and sea points of entry between Bahrain and Qatar will be closed […]

South Africa travel advice

There is a very high level of crime including rape and murder in South Africa. The most violent crimes tend to occur in townships, remote and […]

India travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel in the immediate vicinity of the border with Pakistan, other than at Wagah. The FCO advise […]

Moldova travel advice

You should be alert to the possibility of political protests and demonstrations. While these are generally peaceful, the situation could quickly change. Be alert to the […]

Pakistan travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to: the Federally Administered Tribal Areas the districts of Charsadda, Kohat, Tank, Bannu, Lakki, Dera Ismail […]

China travel advice

Over 590,000 British nationals visit mainland China every year. Most visits are trouble free but you should always take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel. […]

Cyprus travel advice

Terrorist attacks in Cyprus can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism There have been reports of an increase in holidaymakers being encouraged to submit a claim for personal […]

Norway travel advice

Norway has extended the temporary border controls on its internal Schengen border until 11 November 2017. These border controls take place at ports with ferry traffic from Sweden, […]

Peru travel advice

A State of Emergency was declared on 19 July 2017 in the districts of Juliaca in Puno, the districts of Wanchaq and San Sebastián in Cusco, […]

Mexico travel advice

There were shooting incidents at a nightclub in Playa del Carmen on 16 January and at the state prosecutor’s office in downtown Cancun on 17 January […]

South Korea travel advice

The level of tension on the Korean peninsula remains high due to a series of nuclear and missile tests by the DPRK (North Korea), including two […]

New Caledonia travel advice

Some recent security incidents have led to roads being blocked or closed on safety grounds by local authorities. If this happens you should keep moving where […]

Australia travel advice

Over 670,000 British nationals visit Australia every year. Most visits are trouble-free. Australia is a vast country. You should plan journeys carefully, particularly if you’re travelling […]

Iran travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to: within 100km of the entire Iran/Afghanistan border within 10km of the entire Iran/Iraq border the […]

St Pierre & Miquelon travel advice

St Pierre & Miquelon is a French Overseas Territory. There’s no formal British diplomatic or consular representation. See British representation Most visits to St Pierre & Miquelon are […]

Montenegro travel advice

Most visits to Montenegro are trouble-free. Terrorist attacks in Montenegro can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism You must register with local police within 24 hours of your […]

India travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel in the immediate vicinity of the border with Pakistan, other than at Wagah. The FCO advise […]

Albania travel advice

Over 80,000 British nationals visit Albania every year. Most visits are trouble-free. From December to February severe weather may cause flooding, particularly in northern Albania. Heavy […]

Venezuela travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to: within 80km (50 miles) of the Colombian border in the states of Zulia, Tachira, Barinas, […]

Taiwan travel advice

The World University Games (Universiade) will take place in Taiwan across 5 cities from 19 to 30 August 2017. See this information and advice page for travelling spectators […]

Papua New Guinea travel advice

Post-election protests are worsening in Mount Hagen with reports of unrest and destruction of property. The airport remains closed to all flights and the main roads […]

Ethiopia travel advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to: within 10 km of the border with Eritrea, with the exception of the main road […]