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Covid-19: Travel Restrictions between the UK and Monaco


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Travelling to Monaco from the UK

From 14th January: France has modified its health control measures for travelling from the United Kingdom (the following measures must be complied with in order to travel to Monaco):

Travellers will have to comply to the following rules:

  • A negative PCR or antigen test performed less than 24 hours before departure
  • For fully vaccinated travellers, there is no longer any obligation to provide a compelling reason to travel to France (or Monaco), nor any obligation to self-isolate on arrival on the French or Monegasque territory
  • For non-vaccinated travellers, from the UK, the obligation to register prior to their departure remains in place, which can be done on the following digital platform "éOS" , pallowing to inform of the address they will be staying at during their stay in France (or Monaco). Upon arriving on the French or Monegasque territories, they must observe a strict period of self-isolation of 10 days, at the address they provided. This quarantine will be controlled by law enforcement. They will also have to provide a compelling reason to travel, the list of which can be found here


You will find more details on the restrictions in France on the following link: uk.ambafrance.org/COVID-19-rules-for-travel-between-France-and-the-UK-28918


Conditions for travel to Monaco

Regardless of nationality, anyone aged 16 or over, who wishes to enter the Principality from a foreign country, must present one of the following two documents:

  • Full vaccination


  • A certificate showing proof of recovery from COVID-19: a positive PCR test taken more than 15 days ago and within the last 6 months


You will find further details on the measures applicable in the Principality of Monaco here: covid19.mc/en/i-come-from-abroad


Travelling to the UK from France and Monaco

For all passengers age 18 and over arriving from France and Monaco (including British nationals), the following procedures remain in place:

Fully Vaccinated Passengers


Non Vaccinated Passengers

  • Compelling reason to travel. Any non-vaccinated person travelling to the United Kingdom must show evidence of a compelling reason to travel. A non-exhaustive list of said reasons can be found here .
  • Pre-departure PCR or antigen test 48 hours before departure
  • A completed passenger locator form: www.gov.uk/provide-journey-contact-details-before-travel-uk
  • Pre-booked day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 travel tests – to be taken after arriving in England: www.gov.uk/find-travel-test-provider
  • Upon arrival: quarantine for 10 days


Further details can be found on the UK government website: www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-to-england-from-another-country-during-coronavirus-covid-19

Please note that separate guidelines may apply for travel to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland which can be found within the links provided above.


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