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No Airside Transit Visa requiered for Colombians travelling through the UK

This world location news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

From 3 July, Colombian nationals will be able to transit airside through UK airports without needing a Direct Airside Transit Visa (DATV).

From 3 July, Colombian nationals will be able to transit airside through UK airports without needing a Direct Airside Transit Visa (DATV).

Colombian nationals will still need a visa if they want to cross the UK border for any reason, whether to visit or change flights. If a connecting flight is from another airport, passengers will still need to get a Visitor in Transit Visa before passing through the UK.

For more information please visit our website at www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa