Foreign travel advice

Ireland

Summary

Information and advice for British nationals travelling and living in Europe, following the result of the EU referendum.

Ireland take on Wales in a World Cup qualifier on 24 March 2017. See this information and advice page for travelling fans.

There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

You should carry an acceptable form of photo-identification to travel between the UK and Ireland. See Entry Requirements

Around 3 million British nationals visit Ireland each year. Most visits are trouble free.

New drink driving limits were introduced in 2011. See Road Travel

If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.