Information for your next trip to Europe

You may need to do extra things before your next trip to the EU, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein

Things you may need to do before you travel include:

  • Check your passport is valid
  • Get travel insurance that covers your trip
  • Check you have the right driving documents

All information provided here is subject to advice from the UK Government trade deal with the EU and is subject to change.

You'll find some useful information and links below.

Departing Passengers


Do I need to arrive at the airport earlier?


Do I need to update my passport?


Will I need a visa to visit EU countries?


Do I need health insurance?


Travelling for business?


Can I still use my driving licence to drive in the EU?


Can I still travel with my pet?


Taking duty free goods out of the UK


Taking food and drink into the EU


Can I still buy tax-free goods?


Using your mobile phone abroad


Arriving Passengers


Will I need a visa to enter the UK?


I'm an EU citizen, can I still use passport e-gates?


What can I bring into the UK?


Bringing food and drink into the UK