Spain On Uk Amber List?
- Víctormanuel Paz
Can I go on holiday to Spain? – Mainland Spain remains off the UK’s green list, and is still on the amber list. This means Brits will need the following when returning to the UK:
- A negative test taken pre-arrival
- A mandatory ten-day quarantine at home
- Two Covid tests, taken on day two and day eight
However, double vaxxed Brits can skip the quarantine but will still need to have negative Covid tests pre-arrival and on day two, with the new rules in place from July 19. In a major boost for holidays the Balearic islands were added to the green list, meaning sun-starved Brits can jet off to Ibiza, Majorca and Menorca. Popular holiday destinations such as Magaluf, have already started getting ready to welcome back Brits as flight prices to the sunny destinations tripled after the announcement. 3 Brits have still headed to Spain despite it being left off the green list Credit: Alamy 3 Only green countries don’t require a quarantine.
Is Spain on the Amber List for travel?
3) What are the current travel rules for Spain? – All arrivals to Spain from the UK must show a pre-travel declaration form and either a negative PCR test , taken up top 72 hours before arrival, or proof of vaccination. Children under the age of 12 do not have to provide either proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test.
On arrival into Spanish ports and airports, you may be subject to a temperature check and a visual health assessment. As Spain is on the amber list , travellers returning to the UK who have been fully vaccinated or are under the age of 18 will have to present a negative test before arrival and take a second test on Day 2 after arrival.
Unvaccinated adults will have to take a pre-arrival test, two further tests on days 2 and 8, and self-isolate for ten days. Armed police clear Magaluf party strip Punta Ballena after 1AM curfew.
Which countries are still on the Amber List 2021?
But finally Spain – including the Canary Islands and the Balearic Islands – remains on the UK’s amber list as it has been for most of 2021. Overall there were few changes to this latest update of the UK’s travel rules.
Will the UK add Spain to the Green List?
Travellers arriving in the UK from an ‘amber’ list country like Spain must quarantine for 10 days upon arrival in the UK and provide negative PCR tests when flying back, on day two and day eight. It was thought that the UK might consider Spain’s Canary and Balearic Islands separately and add them to the green list.
Is Canary Island still on the Amber List?
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This however does not seem to be the case anymore, because the whole of Spain, including the Canary and Balearics, remain on the UK government’s amber list.