Coronavirus (COVID-19): travel advice
If you are travelling abroad, keep up-to-date with the latest advice for the country you plan travelling to and with the requirements for your return.
COVID certificates are no longer needed domestically or for international travel.
The HSC COVID Certification service has now closed.
Certificates are no longer valid and the COVIDCert NI app has closed.
If you are travelling abroad you should review travel entry requirements for the countries you will visit or travel through.
Travelling to Northern Ireland
There are no restrictions or testing requirements for travellers coming to Northern Ireland.
However, if you develop COVID-19 symptoms on arrival into Northern Ireland, follow the guidance at:
Travelling to Northern Ireland through the Republic of Ireland from overseas
If you travel to Northern Ireland via the Republic of Ireland from overseas, you will still need to follow the current rules for travelling to Ireland.
International travel from Northern Ireland
Whilst all international travel requirements to enter Northern Ireland have been removed, this may not be the case for other international destinations.
You should check and follow the latest COVID-19 travel advice for your chosen destination(s). Further advice is available at:
When abroad, remember to follow the advice of local authorities. Your safety and security is their responsibility.
If you need urgent consular assistance, phone:
- the FCDO switchboard number +44 (0)20 7008 1500
- any Consulate, Embassy or High Commission