Ebola: frequent travellers to affected countries

Guidance for frequent travellers to countries in West Africa affected by Ebola.


Information for frequent travellers to Ebola-affected countries in West Africa

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This document provides guidance on:

  • the current Ebola outbreak
  • how Ebola is spread
  • what to do before you travel
  • preventive measures
  • what to do if you become unwell
  • airport screening
Published 30 December 2014
Last updated 5 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. This document has been updated with new information about the risk of Ebola infection from semen.
  2. Updated guidance with the recommendation that travellers seeking healthcare inform the healthcare professional of their travel history.
  3. Updated guidance.
  4. Updated guidance.
  5. First published.