In accordance with the latest advice from the States of Guernsey and Government of Jersey if you are flying to Guernsey or Jersey, please read the following pre-departure information.
From Friday 20 November, all passengers arriving into Jersey from Green, Amber and Red regions of the UK will require triple PCR tests on Days 0, 5 and 10:
The three-band system also applies to countries and regions outside of the UK. An updated list by region can be found here: countries and regions are risk assessed.
Passengers are required to disclose their travel history for the 14 days prior to arrival in Jersey, including country of departure, and any other countries or regions visited or will have visited in this 14-day period.
Everyone planning to travel to Jersey is required to complete an online registration form within 48 hours before departure.
If you have any questions you can call the Blue Islands Customer Care team on:
01234 589 200
The States of Guernsey has issued new travel restrictions, if you are planning to travel to the island on or after 14 January 2021, your journey must be for essential reasons. This means you need to apply for an Essential Travel Permit which you can do by going to https://covid19.gov.gg/guidance/travel/essential-travel. Without this permit you may be denied entry, and may be prosecuted and fined up to £10,000.
General advice for travel to Guernsey can be found here www.gov.gg/coronavirus, alternatively, please call the States of Guernsey Covid non-clinical helpline on 01481 717118.
The continued safety and wellbeing of our passengers and crew is always our highest priority which is why we have implemented enhanced wellbeing measures which includes all customers aged 11 and above wearing face masks.
There is an exemption to the requirement for a face covering for customers with medical grounds, such as respiratory difficulties. If you meet the exemption requirements, you may be asked to present supporting government documentation
This is one element of a series of enhanced wellbeing measures we have implemented which include:
We look forward to welcoming you on board.
Blue Islands appeal raises over £25,000 for The Lions’ Pride
The Blue Islands appreal to raise money for the Channel Islands Air Search aircraft which was badly damaged during a rescue mission in November has raised a staggering £25,932.70.
As part of the appeal, Blue Islands donated £5 for every return flight booked, from Guernsey or Jersey. Additionally, Blue Islands has raised money through its Christmas party raffle, donations whilst giving away Champagne during late night shopping in Guernsey, and through its 'JustGiving' page.
Rob Veron, Blue Islands' Managing Director said
We are delighted to have raised over £25,000 to support the Channel Islands Air Search in getting The Lions' Pride back to its life saving work. It's clear everyone appreciates just how important this emergency service is to our islands.
Channel Islands Air Search Chief Officer Colin Ferbrache said
What terrific news, Blue Islands has informed us that its fund raising figure from ticket sales, after just a month, has reached twenty five thousand pounds. We are most appreciative of the determined way Blue Islands has set about assisting Air Search in our time of need to enable us to return quickly as the Eyes in the Sky over the Channel Islands
Mr Veron added
We would also like to thank our partners from Jersey Evening Post, Guernsey Press, Channel 103 and Island FM for supporting this vital campaign.
The Channel Islands Air Search was established in 1980 and crewed entirely by volunteers who ensure the service is operational 24/7. Each year the costs to keep The Lions' Pride airborne is around £100,000. In addition to the annual running costs, funds have to be raised for capital items such as engine replacement programmes and other essential equipment.
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