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Guernsey 🇬🇬

⚠ IMPORTANT UPDATE - New requirements for travel from Jersey 

Fully vaccinated adults and accompanying children aged 5+ will be required to present a negative PCR test before travelling and complete your States of Guernsey travel tracker. If you are not fully vaccinated, or are unable to meet the pre-travel PCR testing requirements, you will be a Category 4 arrival and required to self-isolate for 14 days.

Fully vaccinated?
  • No testing or isolation requirements for fully vaccinated passengers arriving in Guernsey from 1 July click here

Not fully vaccinated?

Passengers who are not fully vaccinated will be subject to Category requirements based on the regional classification below.

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

Click here for the latest regional classifications


Children travelling with fully vaccinated adults
  • Aged 11 or under: No testing or isolation requirements
  • Aged 12 - 17: PCR test on arrival and isolate until negative result (adults not required to isolate), followed
    by a Day 7 test (if still in Guernsey)

Children travelling with at least one adult who is not fully vaccinated
  • Regional categorisation will apply as above

All arrivals

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

JERSEY 🇯🇪 

Fully vaccinated?
  • Free PCR test on arrival - no isolation
Not fully vaccinated?
  • Free PCR test on arrival - isolate until negative test result
Children
  • Age 11 to 17 - Free PCR test on arrival - isolate until negative test result
  • Age 10 or under - No testing or isolation requirements
All arrivals

Everyone travelling to Jersey, aged 11 or over, is required to complete an online registration form within 48 hours before departure.


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 >>

Bringing waves of colour and pulsing excitement to the city, Edinburgh is host to a multitude of magnificent year round festivals. Whether you love the arts, are science mad, or want to experience world-famous New Year’s Eve celebrations, get ready to be served an amazing smorgasbord of culture…

 

Edinburgh International Science Festival

Learn about spaceships, weather, dinosaurs, the human body and much more at one of Europe's largest science festivals this Spring. Jam-packed with interactive exhibitions, events, workshops, performances, screenings and debates, the annual programme delivers a range of amazing experiences for all ages.

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Enter the fringe and you’ll be captivated by an immense cornucopia of delights, elegance and total fantasticality! During the month of August, The Edinburgh Fringe explodes across the city with theatre, dance, cabaret, comedy, musicals, opera, children’s shows and more. Prepare to be delighted, shocked and spellbound by the largest arts festival in the world.

Edinburgh International Festival

Experience first-class examples of artistic expression from around the world at the festival that started them all! With performances of opera, theatre, dance and classical music in some of Edinburgh’s grandest venues over August, you’ll be spoilt for cultural choice. And don’t miss the grand finale - live classical music accompanied by a phenomenal firework display from the castle ramparts above.

Christmas in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is truly dazzling during the Christmas season. From late November until early January, the city centre comes alive with bustling festive markets, thrilling rides and unforgettable shows and street performances. Make your Christmas a real cracker this year in the winter wonderland of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

There's nothing quite like belting out Auld Lang Sang amongst a street full of joyous people. Edinburgh celebrates the New Year better than most with their Hogmanay Festival lasting three days! Start the festivities with a spectacular torchlight procession on the 30th December and prepare to be blown away with dazzling nightly firework displays at this internationally known event.

Edinburgh Mela

For two days in September, Leith Links transforms into a hive of colour, music and dance as Edinburgh Mela comes to town. This dynamic festival delivers a colourful range of music, art and dance from around the world, making it one of the most impressive and exiting events on Edinburgh's annual calendar.

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

For ten groovy days in July, venues across Edinburgh play host to the best jazz and blues talent from all over the world. From samba to swing, from soul to boogie-woogie and blues, there’s something to suit every mood and musical taste!

Fireworks over Edinburgh Castle

Fireworks over Edinburgh Castle

Military Bagpipe Band Edinburgh

Military Bagpipe Band

Festive Market Edinburgh

Festive Market

Fireworks over Edinburgh Castle photo ©VisitBritain/Andrew Pickett, Military Bagpipe Band photo ©VisitBritain/Andrew Pickett, Festive Market photo ©VisitBritain/Scott Salt

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