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