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The coronavirus outbreak is causing major travel disruption around the globe

19 April 2021

Travellers warned of 10-week passport renewal wait - so apply NOW if hoping to go away this summer

Hopeful holidaymakers have been urged to apply for new passports or to renew existing ones as soon as possible to avoid delays of up to ten weeks. Usually passports take between four and six weeks to be processed.

12 April 2021

Travel traffic light system to be introduced - here's how it will work

The Government has unveiled details of how it plans to open up foreign travel this summer for those in England, with countries to be graded under a new traffic light system which will determine whether travellers need to quarantine and what coronavirus tests are required.

9 April 2021

Top 15+ holiday destinations from the UK – where can you still travel to?

We've looked at the top tourist destinations to sort out where you can go without needing to quarantine

5 April 2021

Teletext Holidays threatened with court action after failing to provide refunds for trips disrupted by coronavirus

Teletext Holidays may face court action if it fails to refund customers whose package holidays were cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis, the competition watchdog has said.

25 March 2021

Easyjet gives thousands of passengers longer to use refund vouchers for flights disrupted by coronavirus

Easyjet passengers whose credit vouchers are due to expire in the next few months have had their end date extended due to ongoing uncertainty around international travel

15 March 2021

Free £50 'Fix Your Bike' vouchers available again - but go quick as they're likely to run out fast

Cyclists in England can once more get their hands on free 'Fix Your Bike' vouchers worth £50 as the Government has today released a third tranche under the scheme.

11 March 2021

Hertz to introduce £3/yr annual charge for 24/7 hire service - but you can cancel to avoid the fee

Car rental firm Hertz is introducing a £3 annual membership fee for its 24/7 service from next month - and if you're a member you'll be charged automatically unless you cancel your membership. Here's what you need to know

9 March 2021

Rail fares rise across Great Britain from today - here's what it means for ticket prices

Rail passengers in England, Scotland and Wales all face varying increases to fares from today - with most being hit with above inflation price hikes. Below we explain how different tickets will change, although for most, all but essential travel is currently banned under coronavirus lockdown rules

1 March 2021

Got a prepaid travel card? You may soon be charged a £2/mth fee if you've not used it due to the pandemic

If you've got a prepaid travel card you may be hit with a £2 monthly fee if you haven't used it in over a year, which could impact many given the coronavirus pandemic has largely scuppered travel plans since March 2020. Here's what to watch out for and what you can do to to avoid being hit by charges

17 February 2021