Singapore has launched a vaccinated journey lane (VTL) for travellers from the UK, efficient from October nineteenth.
The choice signifies that British travellers who’re absolutely vaccinated in opposition to Covid-19 will be capable to enter Singapore with a vaccinated journey go (VTP).
Purposes for the go will open on right now.
The scheme has beforehand solely been open to Germany and Brunei, whereas South Korea, Canada, Denmark, France, Italy, Netherlands, Spain and the US are additionally now being added.
The journey go will permit guests entry into Singapore with out the requirement to endure the same old ten-day quarantine.
Requests to acquire the go should be made between seven and 30 calendar days previous to travellers’ supposed date of entry into Singapore and functions might be made through the SafeTravel website.
Unvaccinated youngsters aged 12 and beneath can even be allowed to journey into Singapore from international locations below the scheme from October nineteenth, when accompanied by an grownup on the scheme.
Kids might want to endure pre-departure and on-arrival polymerase chain response (PCR) checks, with youngsters aged two and beneath exempt from the testing necessities.
Carrie Kwik, government director, Europe, at Singapore Tourism Board commented: “We’re delighted to welcome again guests from the UK, a key European supply marketplace for inbound tourism to Singapore.
“Following months of resilience, preparation, and innovation, we’re prepared for guests to expertise a reimagined Singapore with new inns, sightseeing excursions and points of interest which we hope will encourage journey want in repeat and first-time guests to Singapore.”
In response to the brand new, Singapore Airways stated it could go day by day on its route from London to the vacation spot.
SQ317 departs London Heathrow each morning at 11:25 native time and lands in Singapore at 07:30 the following day.
The flight is operated by a Boeing 777-300ER and affords a selection of 4 cabin courses to travellers: financial system; premium financial system; enterprise; and first-class.