Summary

COVID-19 entry restrictions for Bhutan

Before you travel, check the ‘Entry requirements’ section for Bhutan’s current entry restrictions and requirements. These may change with little warning. Monitor this advice for the latest updates and stay in contact with your travel provider.

Travelling from and returning to the UK

Check what you must do to travel abroad and return to England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.

If you plan to pass through another country to return to the UK, check the travel advice for the country you’re transiting.

If you’re planning travel to Bhutan find out what you need to know about coronavirus there in the Coronavirus section.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever to get travel insurance and check it provides sufficient cover. See the FCDO’s guidance on foreign travel insurance.

For information about COVID-19 vaccines, see the Coronavirus page.

You must arrange any visit to Bhutan through an authorised travel agent well in advance. See Entry requirements

Britain is represented in Bhutan by an Honorary Consul. Consular support is not available from the British government in Bhutan. However, the British Deputy High Commission in Kolkata, India can provide consular support to British nationals.

Car and motorbike accidents are one of the biggest causes of injury and death overseas. If possible, avoid travelling at night. Always travel in a well-maintained vehicle with seatbelts. See Safety and security

Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in Bhutan, attacks can not be ruled out. See Terrorism

In Bhutan you should take local law and customs seriously. If in doubt, you should take advice from your tour guide. See Local law and customs