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GUERNSEY & JERSEY LATEST BORDER UPDATES

Common Travel Area: Guernsey & Jersey are within the Common Travel. You do not need to complete the UK Government Travel Declaration Form for travel to the islands.

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. 

Jersey:

From 28 May 2021
England, Scotland and Wales are classified as Green and Northern Ireland as Amber.

Fully vaccinated passengers arriving from a Green or Amber country do not need to isolate, however will be required to take a Day 0 PCR test.

For passengers who have not been fully vaccinated, the following requirements apply when arriving in Jersey:

  • Green* - Day 0 + Day 8 PCR test (if still in Jersey): Self-isolation until Day 0 negative test result - expected within an average of 12 hours
  • Amber - Day 0, Day 5 + Day 10 PCR test (if still in Jersey): Self-isolation until Day 5 negative test result
  • Red - Day 0, Day 5 & Day 10 PCR test: Self-isolation until Day 10 negative test result

Red, Amber and Green will restart for the rest of the world and will follow UK classifications.

Before 28 May 2021
Regions within the UK and Crown Dependencies are currently categorised into Green, Amber and Red bands with different testing and isolation requirements when arriving in Jersey.

  • Green* - Day 0 + Day 5 & Day 10 PCR test (if still in Jersey): Self-isolation until Day 0 negative test result - expected within an average of 12 hours
  • Amber - Day 0, Day 5 + Day 10 PCR test (if still in Jersey): Self-isolation until Day 5 negative test result
  • Red - Day 0, Day 5 & Day 10 PCR test: Self-isolation until Day 10 negative test result

Click here for the latest regional classifications

Pre-departure negative Covid test
*For arrivals from Green regions, it is possible to replace the need for a Day 0 test on arrival in Jersey and the need to isolate with evidence of a negative pre-departure PCR Covid test, this will need to be pre-approved prior to arrival in Jersey, more information is available here.

All arrivals
Everyone travelling to Jersey is required to complete an online registration form within 48 hours before departure, which will include a declaration of your travel history for the 14 days prior to arrival in Jersey.

JERSEY PRE-REGISTRATION FORM

General advice for travelling to Jersey can be found here.


Guernsey:

  • Category 1: Air bridge only, no isolation or testing requirements
  • Category 2: Day 1 + Day 7 PCR test, (if still in Guernsey) Self-isolation until Day 1 negative test result
  • Category 3: Day 1, Day 7 PCR test, Self-isolation until Day 7 negative test result
  • Category 4: Day 1, Day 13 PCR test, Self-isolation until Day 14 

From 1 July
Guernsey's borders are planned to re-open without regional classification.

From 14 May
Regions will be classified as Category 2, 3 or 4 which will determine testing and isolation requirements when arriving in Guernsey.

From 23 April
Regions will be classified as Category 3 or 4, or a 'Business Tunnel' which will determine testing and isolation requirements when arriving in Guernsey. 

Click here for the latest regional classifications

All arrivals
Everyone travelling to Guernsey is required to complete a travel tracker prior to arrival in Guernsey:

GUERNSEY TRAVEL TRACKER

General advice for travel to Guernsey can be found here, alternatively, please call the States of Guernsey Covid non-clinical helpline on 01481 717118.


If you have any questions you can call the Blue Islands Customer Care team on:
01234 589 200 (Mon-Fri: 09.00-16.00) or customercare@blueislands.com 

Border policies subject to change - for the very latest information please follow links to relevant websites for the States of Guernsey and Government of Jersey 

Our great value flights are now available to book until May 2022.

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For peace of mind, our flexible promise ensures you can change your flight without a change fee or choose a voucher should you be affected by a new change to regional travel classifications.

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Enhanced wellbeing - fly with confidence

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:

  • Microbe Shield surface protection in the cabin
  • Aircraft touch point sanitation procedures
  • Cabin air is continuously replenished with fresh air every 5 - 7 minutes, the cabin may be slightly cooler than normal, therefore you may wish to have a jumper to hand
  • Seat allocation to maximise the distance between passengers in the cabin where possible.
  • Reduced contact points, with the exception of safety cards, all seat-back literature has been removed and there is no inflight service

We look forward to welcoming you on board.

More information

For peace of mind, our flexible promise ensures you can change your flight without a change fee or choose a voucher should you be affected by a new change to travel classifications.  LEARN MORE >>

Bristol has an incredible history and heritage just waiting to be explored. See below for our pick of the best museums and sights that Bristol has to offer:

 

Aerospace Bristol

Enjoy a supersonic day out for all the family at Aerospace Bristol. Discover aeroplanes, helicopters and space technology as well as stepping aboard the last ever Concorde to fly. With hands-on fun interactive activities for all ages, get ready to embark upon an amazing journey through aviation history.

Banksy Walking Tour

Born and bred in Bristol, world famous street artist Banksy has sold work for hundreds of thousands of pounds. Take this walking tour and discover some his amazing work, which can be found throughout the city.

Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate

Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate features a unique 19th century mansion, home to the social history collection. Discover everyday objects from centuries past...

Bristol Ballooning

Take in an amazing aerial view of Bristol with a balloon flight across the stunning Avon Gorge river.

Bristol Museum and Art Gallery

Bristol Museum and Art Gallery exhibits an outstanding collection of art, archaeology, Egyptology and natural history in a magnificent building.

Brunel's ss Great Britain

Step on board Brunel's ss Great Britain; the world's first great ocean liner. ss Great Britsain is Bristol's no.1 attraction, and features in the top 10 attractions list in the UK for TripAdvisor 2014/2015.

Cheddar Gorge

Visit this world famous National Nature reserve, where you can take in dramatic 450ft cliffs and explore the stunning stalactite caverns below.

Clifton Suspension Bridge Visitor Centre

See displays and artefacts explaining the history, construction and maintenance of the world famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.

M Shed

M Shed is an exciting and innovative flagship museum for Bristol, with gallery space and a packed events schedule. Explore the city through time and discover its places, its people and their stories.

The Fleet Air Arm Museum

The Fleet Air Arm Museum offers a day out guaranteed to thrill the whole family. Get up close and personal to Europe's largest collection of Naval aircraft, and step on board the first British Concorde.

The Georgian House Museum

The Georgian House Museum is an 18th century, six storey restored townhouse offering a glimpse of life in Bristol hundreds of years ago, located just off Park Street; Bristol's famous independent shopping area. 

The Red Lodge Museum

The Red Lodge Museum is a historic Elizabethan house, with a stunning walled garden and many original and completely restored features.

Aerospace Bristol

Banksy Walking Tour

Bristol Ballooning

Cheddar Gorge

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