- Germany and Austria are introducing new travel rules to / from the UK due to the spread of the Indian coronavirus variant
- Austria bans direct flights to the UK, and in Germany all travelers from the UK will have to go through a two-week quarantine period.
- There are currently no additional restrictions on travel to and from Great Britain in Poland
- More information can be found on the Onet.pl homepage
Austria again bans direct flights to the UK Due to concerns about the Coronavirus and the Indian variant.
This is the European country Previously banned flights to and from the UK in December, Because the Kent variable is spreading widely.
The ban has been lifted 21 mark Britain is starting to recover from the lockdown.
The new ban will take effect on June 1 It will apply to flights operated by, among other things, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Ryanair and EasyJet.
Currently, only citizens of that country can enter Austria. Other travelers must prove that they have been vaccinated, or have recovered from coronavirus in the past six months, or provide evidence of a negative test result.
Germany also has restrictions
On Friday, the German Institute of Health Robert Koch recognized Great Britain “Coronavirus variable variants area”. Accordingly, all travelers coming from the islands will be to Germany You are subject to a two-week quarantine period starting Sunday.
you will be Significant drop in travel from Great Britain to Germany. All travelers arriving from this region will be subject to a two-week quarantine period It cannot be shortened even if the test is negative.
Britain is the first European country in a long time Once again an area where different types of Coronavirus are spread. According to Germany, only 11 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America currently fall into this high-risk category.
It is considered the Indian variant of B. Particularly infectious It has contributed significantly to the increase in infections in India in recent months.
According to British Health Secretary Matt Hancock, so far in the UK, especially in the northwest of England and London, 2,967 cases related to variant B1.617.2 were identified. The UK government is accused of delaying tightening travel restrictions from India in April.
Earlier on Friday, German Health Minister Jens Spahn expressed his concerns about the situation in the UK, admitting this It is necessary to “prevent the spread of the Indian species” in Germany.
Poland travels to and from Great Britain
There are no additional restrictions currently in Poland. Tomorrow is expected in Krakow Two flights from London Luton Airport (Wizz Air and EasyJet). Tonight there will be a Wizz flight from the airport in Warsaw towards London, and another flight from Wroclaw, just like Gdansk. While Tomorrow, two planes returning from London will land in Katowice.
The system has been operating in Great Britain since May 17 “Traffic lights” offer different entry rules into this country depending on the countryWho does the person come from. Poland is currently located in Orange leaves.
This means that travelers from Poland are required to complete Site form, Purchasing tests for their second and eighth day of stay in England and taking COVID-19 testing. However, when you come to the UK, you must Undergo a 10-day quarantine and pre-purchased exams for the second and eighth day of stay in England.
Will Poland also present difficulties?
So far Information regarding planning to impose restrictions on travel to and from Great Britain has not emerged. We decided to ask the press spokesperson for LOT Polish Airlines for his opinion on this matter.
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