Germany has announced that it has lifted travel ban on passengers coming from a few countries, including India, that were hit severely by COVID-19, led by the Delta variant.
Portugal has imposed stricter restrictions on arrivals from the United Kingdom. The new rules mean travellers will have to quarantine for 14 days, either ‘at home or a place indicated by health authorities’, unless they can present proof of having been fully vaccinated at least 14 days before the arrival.
Delta Airlines has announced a significant expansion in Europe as more and more countries open up for travellers from the United States. The airline is adding flights to Amsterdam, Netherlands while resuming flights to Lisbon, Portugal and Frankfurt, Germany.
Portugal has reopened to travellers from the United States, welcoming them with pre-arrival testing, according to the US Embassy and Consulate in Portugal.
Portugal has been removed from United Kingdom’s green list, following the first review of the government’s traffic light system.
Ryanair has announced that it is adding extra capacity to Portugal from United Kingdom with over 1,75,000 extra seats. The announcement comes after UK added Portugal to its ‘green list’, meaning that UK citizens and residents could visit Portugal without quarantine on their return home.
United Kingdom yesterday announced that a total of 12 destinations have been added to the government’s ’green list’ of destinations that are deemed as safe for travellers to return to England from without the need of quarantine.
Lufthansa has announced several new leisure routes from Munich and Frankfurt for Summer 2021.
Emirates and Etihad airways have stopped flying to the United Kingdom from 13:00 today (29th January,2021), following the addition of UAE to the UK government’s ‘red list’ of banned destinations.
United Kingdom will suspend all travel corridors from 4 am on Monday (18th January,2021).