Fully vaccinated UK travellers can visit the US from November 8

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Fully vaccinated UK travelers will be able to travel to the US from 8 November white House Has been confirmed.

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This will end the complete ban on entry of foreign travelers into the country initiated by the then President. Donald Trump Due to coronavirus in March 2020.

The new policy was announced last month, but it was not known earlier when it would be implemented in November.

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We can’t wait to welcome our customers back on board

The lifting of the travel ban is a big boost for Britain’s struggling airlines, airports and travel firms.

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According to the Office for Foreign Affairs, Commonwealth and Development, about 3.8 million British citizens came to the US each year before the pandemic.

A US-UK task force was launched in June with the goal of opening up the journey.

British Airways Chief Executive Sean Doyle said: “Nearly 600 days after the start of the US travel ban, this is a pivotal moment for the entire travel industry and finally gives us the certainty we desperately need.

“We can’t wait to welcome our customers back on board and reconnect friends and families the Atlantic Rebuilding US-UK trade relations and reclaiming Britain’s position as a leader on the global stage.

Shai Weiss, his counterpart Virgin Atlantic Said: “The UK will now be able to strengthen ties with our most important economic partner, the US, by promoting trade and tourism, as well as reconnecting friends, families and business partners.”

Foreign visitors arriving in the US by air must show proof of vaccination and proof of a recent negative Covid-19 test before flying.

Vaccines administered in the UK will be accepted by the US.

Travelers who have not been fully vaccinated will continue to be banned from entering the country.

White House Assistant Press Secretary Kevin Munoz said the policy is “guided by public health”, and is “both stringent and consistent”.

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