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#Travel

# travel - Yesterday’s News

Govt looking at mandatory quarantine for arrivals without a PCR test and from 'high risk' areas
# Mandatory Quarantine
# Mandatory Quarantine

Govt looking at mandatory quarantine for arrivals without a PCR test and from 'high risk' areas

Updated 18 hours ago 64,015 Views 109 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has also spoken about a potential ‘two island’ solution with the UK.

Poll: Should there be mandatory quarantine for people who arrive in Ireland from abroad?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be mandatory quarantine for people who arrive in Ireland from abroad?

Fri 11:04 AM 63,256 Views 152 Comments

A number of other countries have brought in mandatory quarantine.

# travel - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Mandatory quarantine unlikely and only to be considered if UK opted for similar system
# International Travel
# International Travel

Mandatory quarantine unlikely and only to be considered if UK opted for similar system

Tue 6:37 PM 14,662 Views 34 Comments

Irish government favours asking people to restrict their movements.

# travel - Friday 15 January, 2021

No plans to ban South American passengers as there are no direct flights into Ireland
# International Travel
# International Travel

No plans to ban South American passengers as there are no direct flights into Ireland

Jan 15th 2021, 3:43 PM 14,229 Views 30 Comments

Travellers from South America are no longer allowed to come into the UK, amid fears over a new virus variant first identified in Brazil.

# travel - Thursday 14 January, 2021

European agency to amend travel advice following criticism from top Irish health officials
# ECDC
# ECDC

European agency to amend travel advice following criticism from top Irish health officials

Jan 14th 2021, 6:00 AM 21,651 Views 12 Comments

The ECDC said elements of its advice around international travel “need to be modified”.

# travel - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival
# Travel
# Travel

People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival

Jan 6th 2021, 5:44 PM 7,664 Views 24 Comments

The change will kick in this Saturday.

# travel - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

All travellers into Ireland will need negative PCR test from previous 72 hours
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

All travellers into Ireland will need negative PCR test from previous 72 hours

Updated Jan 5th 2021, 9:01 PM 95,918 Views 87 Comments

The travel ban from Britain is set to be lifted at midnight on Friday.

# travel - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

People who arrived in Ireland from Britain since 8 December under 'enhanced surveillance'
# New Strain
# New Strain

People who arrived in Ireland from Britain since 8 December under 'enhanced surveillance'

Dec 23rd 2020, 9:41 AM 60,104 Views 61 Comments

Dr Colm Henry said NPHET will “be looking at enhanced surveillance of these passengers coming in”.

# travel - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Updated advice for visitors from Britain: 14 days of self-isolation, regardless of test result
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Updated advice for visitors from Britain: 14 days of self-isolation, regardless of test result

Dec 22nd 2020, 6:06 PM 45,084 Views 56 Comments

Those arriving from Britain can now arrange for a test through a GP.

Stormont advises against non-essential travel between NI and both Republic and Britain
# New Strain
# New Strain

Stormont advises against non-essential travel between NI and both Republic and Britain

Dec 22nd 2020, 6:56 AM 19,879 Views 33 Comments

People arriving in Northern Ireland will also be advised to self-isolate for 10 days.

# travel - Monday 21 December, 2020

Coveney says inter-county travel ban may be re-introduced before 6 January
# Covid19
# Covid19

Coveney says inter-county travel ban may be re-introduced before 6 January

Dec 21st 2020, 12:55 PM 32,615 Views 33 Comments

Cabinet will meet tomorrow to decide when tighter restrictions should be imposed.

Eamon Ryan says Ireland will work with UK 'on what comes next' after 48-hour suspension of transport
# New Strain
# New Strain

Eamon Ryan says Ireland will work with UK 'on what comes next' after 48-hour suspension of transport

Updated Dec 21st 2020, 9:10 AM 34,880 Views 50 Comments

The Green Party leader also said increased restrictions will come into effect in Ireland “sooner than was originally planned”.

# travel - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Stricter tracing of international travellers needed in Ireland to avoid spread of new strain, senator says
# Travel
# Travel

Stricter tracing of international travellers needed in Ireland to avoid spread of new strain, senator says

Dec 20th 2020, 1:31 PM 25,926 Views 42 Comments

Several countries have placed a flight ban on the UK over fears of a new coronavirus variant.

# travel - Monday 7 December, 2020

Irish Rail to make pre-booking mandatory on all intercity routes over Christmas
# Riding Home For Christmas
# Riding Home For Christmas

Irish Rail to make pre-booking mandatory on all intercity routes over Christmas

Dec 7th 2020, 8:33 AM 13,967 Views 20 Comments

Reduced capacity will apply on trains due to Covid-19 restrictions.

# travel - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Narrative of 'shaming' is turning public away from flying, says Aer Lingus chief
# Travel
# Travel

Narrative of 'shaming' is turning public away from flying, says Aer Lingus chief

Dec 5th 2020, 6:49 PM 31,769 Views 55 Comments

The head of Aer Lingus has suggested that there has been a “degree of toxicity and flight shaming”.

# travel - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Over half of people believe individuals travelling from 'red' regions should not be allowed into Ireland
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Over half of people believe individuals travelling from 'red' regions should not be allowed into Ireland

Dec 1st 2020, 1:43 PM 23,902 Views 54 Comments

More than half of people also expect to take their next international flight before the end of 2021, according to new figures.

# travel - Monday 30 November, 2020

Number of overseas passengers dropped by 76% this year
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Number of overseas passengers dropped by 76% this year

Nov 30th 2020, 7:41 PM 9,425 Views 10 Comments

More than four million overseas passengers travelled to and from Ireland from January to October, down from 17 million in 2019.

# travel - Sunday 29 November, 2020

All arrivals into Ireland can now end movement restrictions after five days with a negative Covid-19 test
# Travel
# Travel

All arrivals into Ireland can now end movement restrictions after five days with a negative Covid-19 test

Nov 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 110,493 Views 25 Comments

New rules came into effect at midnight.

# travel - Friday 27 November, 2020

Vardakar: 'We're asking people to put off their trip, but if they have to come home please follow the rules'
# On A Jetplane
# On A Jetplane

Vardakar: 'We're asking people to put off their trip, but if they have to come home please follow the rules'

Nov 27th 2020, 8:43 PM 29,391 Views 21 Comments

The government says it is up to individual families to decide if someone coming home is essential.

# travel - Thursday 26 November, 2020

Ireland remains 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map
# Christmas Travel
# Christmas Travel

Ireland remains 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map

Nov 26th 2020, 3:12 PM 44,708 Views 18 Comments

New travel rules kick in this weekend.

# travel - Monday 23 November, 2020

Qantas boss says passengers will have to prove they have received a Covid-19 vaccine in order to travel
# Proof
# Proof

Qantas boss says passengers will have to prove they have received a Covid-19 vaccine in order to travel

Nov 23rd 2020, 1:28 PM 28,422 Views 84 Comments

Alan Joyce said the jab will be a “necessity” for travellers.

# travel - Saturday 21 November, 2020

'We can't judge anyone for whatever decision they make': Irish emigrants on why they're travelling home this Christmas
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

'We can't judge anyone for whatever decision they make': Irish emigrants on why they're travelling home this Christmas

Nov 21st 2020, 12:05 AM 74,923 Views 29 Comments

Many people are unsure of what to do and critical of mixed mesages from the government.

# travel - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones
# Pcr Test
# Pcr Test

Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones

Nov 19th 2020, 2:14 PM 19,327 Views 12 Comments

The test centre at Dublin Airport is open to anyone who wishes to take a test.

# travel - Monday 16 November, 2020

Return of thousands of Irish people for Christmas could result in 'hundreds or thousands of cases' in January
# Covid19
# Covid19

Return of thousands of Irish people for Christmas could result in 'hundreds or thousands of cases' in January

Nov 16th 2020, 8:25 PM 51,934 Views 136 Comments

Deputy CMO Dr Ronan Glynn said he thinks the majority of people will decide “it’s simply not worth it”.

# travel - Sunday 15 November, 2020

'It's a huge source of stress': Women going abroad for IVF hit out at mixed messages over travel restrictions
# Fertility
# Fertility

'It's a huge source of stress': Women going abroad for IVF hit out at mixed messages over travel restrictions

Nov 15th 2020, 7:00 AM 24,344 Views 24 Comments

Hundreds of people travel abroad for fertility treatment every year because they cannot afford it in Ireland, but Covid-19 has further complicated the situation.

# travel - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Confused by the current travel advice? You're not alone. Here's everything you need to know right now
# Christmas Plans
# Christmas Plans

Confused by the current travel advice? You're not alone. Here's everything you need to know right now

Nov 14th 2020, 12:05 AM 48,667 Views 41 Comments

‘Baby please come home,’ Bono once sang… But will Tony Holohan endorse that message this year?

# travel - Thursday 12 November, 2020

CMO says travel home to spend time with family for Christmas is considered 'non-essential'
# TAKE OFF
# TAKE OFF

CMO says travel home to spend time with family for Christmas is considered 'non-essential'

Updated Nov 12th 2020, 7:40 PM 83,324 Views 127 Comments

Earlier the Tánasite told the Dáil that it is “too soon” for people to book flights home to spend Christmas in Ireland.

# travel - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Covid-19 test centres fully operational in Cork and Shannon Airports from tomorrow
# Travel
# Travel

Covid-19 test centres fully operational in Cork and Shannon Airports from tomorrow

Updated Nov 11th 2020, 1:00 PM 70,430 Views 66 Comments

Travellers arriving into Ireland from ‘red’ regions in the EU will be allowed to move freely once they pass a PCR Covid-19 test five days following their arrival.

# travel - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Passengers from ‘red’ regions will be allowed to move freely once they pass a Covid-19 test five days after arrival
# Christmas Travel
# Christmas Travel

Passengers from ‘red’ regions will be allowed to move freely once they pass a Covid-19 test five days after arrival

Updated Nov 10th 2020, 9:42 PM 75,791 Views 91 Comments

The rule change will give hope to many wishing to return home this Christmas.

# travel - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Here are the list of passengers exempted from new restrictions under the traffic light system
# Exempted Workers
# Exempted Workers

Here are the list of passengers exempted from new restrictions under the traffic light system

Nov 7th 2020, 10:30 AM 64,135 Views 44 Comments

The government has already agreed to the list of exempted categories of travellers under the new EU plan.

New travel traffic light system kicks in on Sunday - here's what you need to know
# International Travel
# International Travel

New travel traffic light system kicks in on Sunday - here's what you need to know

Nov 7th 2020, 12:05 AM 121,121 Views 29 Comments

It’s hoped the plan will help jump start the aviation sector in a safe way.

# travel - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Poll: Do you plan to travel abroad in the near future?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to travel abroad in the near future?

Nov 5th 2020, 8:53 AM 53,715 Views 59 Comments

The travel traffic light system will come into effect on 8 November.

# travel - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Passengers from ‘orange’ regions will not have to restrict movements if they have a negative test 3 days before flying
# Christmas Travel
# Christmas Travel

Passengers from ‘orange’ regions will not have to restrict movements if they have a negative test 3 days before flying

Nov 4th 2020, 12:39 PM 20,531 Views 8 Comments

The travel traffic light system will come into effect on 8 November.

# travel - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Taoiseach says it is 'far too early to say what type of Christmas we will be having'
# Travel
# Travel

Taoiseach says it is 'far too early to say what type of Christmas we will be having'

Oct 29th 2020, 4:58 PM 37,313 Views 60 Comments

Government aims to have travel traffic light system up and running by 8 November.

# travel - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Union calls for government assistance for workers after Ryanair regional flight suspension
# Travel
# Travel

Union calls for government assistance for workers after Ryanair regional flight suspension

Updated Oct 28th 2020, 8:29 PM 55,736 Views 47 Comments

Ryanair will halt all flights from Irish regional airports between 14 November and 12 December.

Transport minister says government wants an airport testing system in place by Christmas
# Eamon Ryan
# Eamon Ryan

Transport minister says government wants an airport testing system in place by Christmas

Oct 28th 2020, 1:12 PM 26,806 Views 64 Comments

Minister Michael McGrath says the hope is Level 5 gives us a decent Christmas.

Rapid pre-departure testing will get loved ones home for Christmas, says Dublin Airport Authority
# Travel
# Travel

Rapid pre-departure testing will get loved ones home for Christmas, says Dublin Airport Authority

Oct 28th 2020, 7:15 AM 63,958 Views 29 Comments

Representatives from Ryanair, Aer Lingus as well as the Shannon Group and Rome Airport will also appear before the committee.

# travel - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

NPHET yet to give advice on issue of people travelling home from abroad for Christmas
# Travel
# Travel

NPHET yet to give advice on issue of people travelling home from abroad for Christmas

Updated Oct 27th 2020, 6:51 PM 54,231 Views 34 Comments

Irish aviation regulators are calling for mandatory pre-departure testing instead of quarantine restrictions.

# travel - Thursday 22 October, 2020

EU traffic light system for international travel to commence in November
# Travel
# Travel

EU traffic light system for international travel to commence in November

Oct 22nd 2020, 5:07 PM 45,123 Views 21 Comments

Cabinet agreed to align Ireland with the EU traffic light system.

# travel - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

EU countries agree 'traffic light' system of international Covid-19 travel restrictions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

EU countries agree 'traffic light' system of international Covid-19 travel restrictions

Oct 13th 2020, 7:22 PM 30,570 Views 23 Comments

The new guidelines were agreed at a meeting in Luxembourg today.

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