Yes, you can drive to Portugal from the UK. You can either take the ferry or Eurotunnel and drive through France or you can take a ferry to Northern Spain.
Can I drive to Portugal from UK now?
There are no restrictions on travelling to Portugal from the EU/EEA or from the UK and some other non-EU/EEA countries. See Screening on arrival, below.
Can I travel to Portugal right now?
Who can travel to Portugal? Travel is currently allowed between Portugal and EU countries, as well as the UK and the US, and certain other countries including New Zealand, South Korea, and Japan. (The measure allowing US citizens will be reviewed every two weeks and unless renewed, expires at midnight on June 27).
Is Portugal accepting UK tourists?
“Non-essential travellers from the UK are allowed to enter Portugal as of the 00:00 of May 17, but must present proof of a negative test for COVID-19 (RT-PCR), carried out within 72 hours before boarding time,” the Portuguese authorities note.
Are the borders between Spain and Portugal Open?
Spain scraps new restrictions on land border with Portugal, apologises for confusion. … The land border between the two Iberian nations reopened on May 1 after three months of restrictions and checks, providing relief to local tourist hotspots.
Is there a ferry from UK to Portugal?
Unfortunately there are no ferries from the UK to Portugal. You have to go with the Bilbao/Santander, Spain crossing and from there head to Portugal.
Is Portugal safe?
Portugal is not dangerous for tourists. The only thing you’ll have to watch out for is pickpocketing and petty crime. Apart from that, Portugal is considered an incredibly safe country, especially for tourists.
Do I need a visa for Portugal from UK?
Who needs a visa to travel to Portugal from the UK? Any UK citizen who holds either a full UK passport or a BOTC, BOC, BPP or BS passport can travel to Portugal and visa-free. However, many non-EU nationals who reside in the UK are still required to get a Schengen visa to travel to Portugal.
Do I need a visa for Portugal from UK after Brexit?
However, now that Brexit is in full effect, British citizens can now apply for a Golden Visa in Portugal. This program will grant the UK citizen the right to travel freely around the Schengen area. … The number of registered UK expats in Portugal already reached 35,000 by 2021.
Do I need a passport to visit the UK?
You must have a valid passport to enter the UK. It should be valid for the whole of your stay. You may also need a visa, depending on which country you’re from. … You may also need a visa if you’re ‘transiting’ or travelling through the UK, for example you’re changing flights at a UK airport.