Preparing to arrive in England - Travel advice

These pages give students advice on the rules and regulations set by the UK Government when entering England from abroad as well as the support provided by UCL.

Passengers arriving from China to England will need to show a negative Covid-19 pre-departure test (PDT)

From 5 January 2023, all passengers flying from mainland China to England will need to show a negative pre-departure test (PDT) taken no more than 48 hours prior to departure from mainland China.

More information about this new rule can be found on the UK Government website.

Rules for entering England from abroad


This page gives information on what you must do when you arrive in England.

Information when entering England

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This page gives students information about the rules and regulations in England.