Choosing your Managed Quarantine or COVID-19 Test Kit package
Which travel rules apply to you?
Before you make a booking on CTM, please ensure that you are familiar with the travel rules that apply to you, as these determine the package you need to purchase.
These rules are defined by the UK country you arrive in.
For example, if you arrive as an international traveller into England, but are travelling onward to Scotland, then the rules for England will apply to you.
Please check if you are eligible for 'fully vaccinated' status when entering the UK.
Check the travel rules for:
For travellers arriving into the UK from red list countries
You'll need to book a 10 day (11 night) hotel managed quarantine package if you've visited or travelled through a country on the red list of England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland in the 10 days before you arrive in the UK. This applies to all UK arrivals from red list countries, including if you've been fully vaccinated.
You must book your hotel managed quarantine package in the UK country you arrive in, even if you're planning to travel on to another UK country.
Book a hotel managed quarantine package if you're arriving in:
If you're not fully vaccinated and you're arriving from an amber list country, or you're arriving from France
You'll need to self-isolate at home for 10 days and take 2 COVID-19 PCR tests, on day 2 and day 8 of your 10 day self-isolation. Buy your 2 COVID-19 PCR tests if you're travelling to:
If you're fully vaccinated and arriving from an amber list country, except France
Unless you've been in France, you do not need to self-isolate if you're fully vaccinated and have only visited countries on the amber list of England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland in the 10 days before you arrive in the UK.
You will need to book a single COVID-19 PCR test, and take this test within 2 days of your arrival. Buy your COVID-19 PCR test if you're travelling to:
If you're arriving from a green list country
If you've only visited a country or countries on the green list of England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland in the 10 days before you arrive in the UK, you'll need to take a single COVID-19 PCR test. You'll need to take this test within 2 days of arriving in the UK. You will not need to self-isolate.
Buy your COVID-19 PCR test if you're travelling to:
If you're buying more than 6 COVID-19 PCR Test Kit packages
You can buy up to 6 Test Kit packages per order. If you need to buy more than 6, you'll need to place more than one order.
Are you facing financial hardship and unable to pay immediately?
If you are a UK resident or a student with a visa to study in the UK, who is facing emergency financial hardship, there may be payment options available to you.