Travel through Italy
You will need to travel through Italy in order to enter San Marino. Review our Travel Advice for Italy before you travel to San Marino.
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 San Marino, 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.
Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in San Marino, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism
The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) and Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC) are not valid in San Marino.
Around 6,000 British nationals visit San Marino every year. Most visits are trouble-free.
The emergency services numbers in San Marino are: 112/113 (emergency service, gendarmerie), 115 (public safety, fire department, local police), 118 (emergency ambulance and medical services).
Consular support is not available from the British government in San Marino. However, the British Embassy in Rome, Italy can provide consular support to British nationals.