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As of Wednesday 2 December, there are no restrictions on travel in the UK or abroad for those living in Tier 1 and Tier 2 areas, while for those in Tier 3 areas travel outside your area is not advised. To find out which tier you live in, use the government postcode checker. And read more about the details of what the latest lockdown rules mean for when will we travel again.
When will we travel? What the latest UK lockdown and local tier rules mean
Many countries remain exempt from the UK’s quarantine rules, allowing travellers to visit select destinations without having to self-isolate upon return to England. That said, entry requirements into other countries and the UK’s quarantine rules for what you must do when you return from them still continue to vary as the pandemic situation shifts in each.
See the full list of countries that are exempt from the UK quarantine rules.
Named travel corridor countries and general rules regarding international travel may be slightly different in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, so it is wise to check the relevant government sites for confirmation. Bearing all that in mind, here is our list of places to consider for a last-minute winter holiday.
UK travel quarantine destinations: the latest travel corridors