COVID-19 travel planning | Skyscanner's Travel Blog

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) may impact your travel plans. Wherever you're going, you'll find the latest advice here.

COVID-19 travel planning

Travel is back, and that big, beautiful world is waiting for you. Find where you can go safely right now, and everything you need to know before you travel.

See where’s open on our global COVID-19 map

Find where’s open right now, and how to get there. Our interactive COVID-19 travel map shows you real time entry requirements and restrictions.

Six new countries added to UK’s travel red list

Travellers arriving from South Africa, Zimbabwe and four other southern African nations will have to quarantine on arrival from November 26.

Good to Go: Destinations open for travel

These destinations have the easiest entry requirements, and are most popular with other travellers right now.

Your COVID-19 travel ready checklist

From smart booking to safe travel, here’s everything you’ll need to know before you go.


Fully vaccinated holidaymakers can now travel without having to test or self-isolate.

Testing before, during,
and after your trip

Not yet fully vaccinated? From lateral flows to Day 2 PCRs, ensure you’ve organised the right tests to travel.

Flexible booking

You won’t lose out if your flights are changed or cancelled due to COVID-19, thanks to changes in most major airline’s booking policies.

What to expect
when you fly

From mandatory masks to sanitised seating, discover the measures the travel industry is taking to keep you safe.

What to do if your
flight is cancelled

Find out how to rebook your trip, claim your refund, or contact the airline.

Travel insurance that
covers COVID-19

Get a quote for a travel insurance policy that covers you for medical and trip cost protection, as well as COVID-19 cancellation.

Self-isolation and

Get the info you need on quarantine hotels for your return from any remaining red list countries.