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Children under 12 won't need a PCR test when entering the State from next week
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Children under 12 won't need a PCR test when entering the State from next week

Jul 13th 2021, 7:11 PM 32,115 Views 17 Comments

Cabinet approved the change today to bring Ireland in line with other EU countries.

Hundreds of thousands of Digital Covid Certs to be issued 'within weeks'
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Hundreds of thousands of Digital Covid Certs to be issued 'within weeks'

Jul 1st 2021, 4:44 PM 32,883 Views 74 Comments

The Digital Covid Cert is proof that travellers have been fully vaccinated, have received a negative test result or have recovered from the virus.

Government to launch campaign on travel making clear that young unvaccinated people can go abroad
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Government to launch campaign on travel making clear that young unvaccinated people can go abroad

Jun 22nd 2021, 6:10 AM 67,731 Views 37 Comments

Tanaiste Leo Varadkar clarified yesterday that young people who are not fully vaccinated can travel abroad this summer, despite the chief medical officer Tony Holohan giving advice to the contrary last week.

Government currently 'not contemplating' advising against travel to Northern Ireland, says Taoiseach
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Government currently 'not contemplating' advising against travel to Northern Ireland, says Taoiseach

Jun 18th 2021, 2:13 PM 12,779 Views 8 Comments

Chief Medical Officer Dr Toy Holohan is today meeting with his Northern Ireland counterpart.

Overseas travel in April almost four times higher than same month last year
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Overseas travel in April almost four times higher than same month last year

May 31st 2021, 3:23 PM 14,256 Views 12 Comments

Numbers remain significantly below what they were prior to the pandemic.

Government won't provide free PCR tests to people heading off on international holidays, says junior Minister
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Government won't provide free PCR tests to people heading off on international holidays, says junior Minister

May 29th 2021, 4:17 PM 45,924 Views 93 Comments

Minister for State Ossian Smyth says that holidaymakers will need to reach out to private testing companies.

United States, Belgium, France and Luxembourg to be removed from the mandatory hotel quarantine list
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United States, Belgium, France and Luxembourg to be removed from the mandatory hotel quarantine list

May 28th 2021, 8:25 PM 17,748 Views 7 Comments

Travel is to be permitted for non-essential reasons from 19 July, Taoiseach Micheál Martin confirmed this evening.

Non-essential international travel to return on 19 July - here's how it will work
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Non-essential international travel to return on 19 July - here's how it will work

May 28th 2021, 6:30 PM 198,042 Views 50 Comments

‘Emergency brakes’ may be used to reduce travel from some countries to prevent new variants arriving in Ireland.

Health minister seeks to extend mandatory hotel quarantine until 31 July
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Health minister seeks to extend mandatory hotel quarantine until 31 July

May 27th 2021, 4:01 PM 24,371 Views 29 Comments

The legislation governing the system is due to lapse in the second week of June.

'Unreasonable' to ask fully vaccinated people to wait for Green Cert to become operational, says transport minister
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'Unreasonable' to ask fully vaccinated people to wait for Green Cert to become operational, says transport minister

May 25th 2021, 7:54 PM 41,557 Views 41 Comments

Transport Minister Eamon Ryan says fully vaccinated people should be exempt from testing and quarantine.

Almost a third of Irish adults plan on travelling this summer
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Almost a third of Irish adults plan on travelling this summer

May 24th 2021, 9:00 PM 35,467 Views 41 Comments

It’s estimated over a million Irish adults are planning on travelling this summer, both within Ireland and abroad.

Dozens of airline pilots have lined up outside Leinster House to warn of thousands of job losses in their sector
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Dozens of airline pilots have lined up outside Leinster House to warn of thousands of job losses in their sector

May 24th 2021, 2:18 PM 31,772 Views 19 Comments
  • IALPA has called on the Irish government to roll out antigen testing at our airports and to reopen air travel in early July in line with other EU countries.
  • The union president says the divergent approach Ireland is taking to the rest of Europe is "unacceptable".
  • The Taoiseach will set out a plan to reopen aviation on Friday.
Covid-19: Here's when to expect next week's summer re-opening decisions
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Covid-19: Here's when to expect next week's summer re-opening decisions

May 22nd 2021, 6:30 AM 41,201 Views 35 Comments

Cabinet will meet on Friday this week.

Two women arrested after refusing to go to quarantine hotel after returning from Dubai
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Two women arrested after refusing to go to quarantine hotel after returning from Dubai

Apr 2nd 2021, 7:43 PM 107,965 Views 0 Comments

The women are due in court tomorrow morning.

Donnelly meeting with Glynn to discuss whether more countries should be added to mandatory hotel quarantine list
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Donnelly meeting with Glynn to discuss whether more countries should be added to mandatory hotel quarantine list

Feb 25th 2021, 1:12 PM 18,187 Views 54 Comments

There are currently 20 countries on the ‘category 2′ list.

Mandatory quarantine proposals will be seen as harsh by some and insufficient by others, says minister
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Mandatory quarantine proposals will be seen as harsh by some and insufficient by others, says minister

Feb 24th 2021, 5:04 PM 17,069 Views 96 Comments

The new legislation is being debated in the Dáil this afternoon.

AGSI boss surprised to hear about Garda role in hotel quarantine - as Cabinet yet to sign off on Bill
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AGSI boss surprised to hear about Garda role in hotel quarantine - as Cabinet yet to sign off on Bill

Feb 17th 2021, 2:07 PM 15,463 Views 13 Comments

The Cabinet is yet to sign off on mandatory hotel quarantine for some travellers arriving in Ireland.

20 countries to be on Ireland's mandatory hotel quarantine list
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20 countries to be on Ireland's mandatory hotel quarantine list

Feb 11th 2021, 8:32 AM 89,256 Views 41 Comments

Primary legislation is required before people are mandated to quarantine in hotels.

'Refreshed' Living With Covid plan being worked on as Varadkar details Ireland-UK talks on travel
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'Refreshed' Living With Covid plan being worked on as Varadkar details Ireland-UK talks on travel

Updated Feb 9th 2021, 6:08 PM 51,075 Views 48 Comments

He said there seems to be an “openness” to talking about the two islands working together.

Ryanair says it owes no money to travel agents, denies claims that airline is causing refund 'logjam'
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Ryanair says it owes no money to travel agents, denies claims that airline is causing refund 'logjam'

Updated Feb 9th 2021, 2:39 PM 19,987 Views 25 Comments

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary said last week that there is no backlog and all refunds have been issued.

Factfind: Do we know the rate of travel transmission?
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Factfind: Do we know the rate of travel transmission?

Jan 29th 2021, 12:39 PM 15,413 Views 45 Comments

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said on Wednesday night that international travel accounts for fewer than 1% of Covid-19 cases

Govt looking at mandatory quarantine for arrivals without a PCR test and from 'high risk' areas
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Govt looking at mandatory quarantine for arrivals without a PCR test and from 'high risk' areas

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 5:47 PM 68,859 Views 110 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has also spoken about a potential ‘two island’ solution with the UK.

Mandatory quarantine unlikely and only to be considered if UK opted for similar system
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Mandatory quarantine unlikely and only to be considered if UK opted for similar system

Jan 19th 2021, 6:37 PM 15,265 Views 34 Comments

Irish government favours asking people to restrict their movements.

All passengers arriving into Ireland must have a negative PCR test from today
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All passengers arriving into Ireland must have a negative PCR test from today

Jan 16th 2021, 6:30 AM 31,881 Views 49 Comments

Here’s what you need to know about the new rules.

No plans to ban South American passengers as there are no direct flights into Ireland
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No plans to ban South American passengers as there are no direct flights into Ireland

Jan 15th 2021, 3:43 PM 14,774 Views 30 Comments

Travellers from South America are no longer allowed to come into the UK, amid fears over a new virus variant first identified in Brazil.

Cabinet signs off on all passengers requiring negative PCR test result prior to arrival in Ireland
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Cabinet signs off on all passengers requiring negative PCR test result prior to arrival in Ireland

Jan 12th 2021, 5:58 PM 41,899 Views 59 Comments

The new measures will kick in on Saturday.

Top Irish health official raised 'serious concerns' about travel advice issued by European agency
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Top Irish health official raised 'serious concerns' about travel advice issued by European agency

Jan 8th 2021, 12:05 AM 46,740 Views 53 Comments

The Department wrote to the European Centre for Disease Control & Prevention one day before the UK revealed a new variant of Covid-19.

People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival
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People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival

Jan 6th 2021, 5:44 PM 7,748 Views 24 Comments

The change will kick in this Saturday.

Vardakar: 'We're asking people to put off their trip, but if they have to come home please follow the rules'
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Vardakar: 'We're asking people to put off their trip, but if they have to come home please follow the rules'

Nov 27th 2020, 8:43 PM 29,659 Views 21 Comments

The government says it is up to individual families to decide if someone coming home is essential.

Ireland remains 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map
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Ireland remains 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map

Nov 26th 2020, 3:12 PM 45,931 Views 18 Comments

New travel rules kick in this weekend.

Ireland and the Canary Islands turn 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map
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Ireland and the Canary Islands turn 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map

Nov 19th 2020, 2:43 PM 143,645 Views 45 Comments

Travellers arriving from orange regions do not have to restrict their movements if they have a negative Covid-19 test taken three days before their arrival.

Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones
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Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones

Nov 19th 2020, 2:14 PM 19,400 Views 12 Comments

The test centre at Dublin Airport is open to anyone who wishes to take a test.

Health Minister: 'If you do need to travel home for Christmas - follow traffic light rules'
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Health Minister: 'If you do need to travel home for Christmas - follow traffic light rules'

Updated Nov 18th 2020, 5:26 PM 47,443 Views 34 Comments

The Taoiseach says Irish public health experts are “not converts” to antigen testing.

Confused by the current travel advice? You're not alone. Here's everything you need to know right now
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Confused by the current travel advice? You're not alone. Here's everything you need to know right now

Nov 14th 2020, 12:05 AM 49,068 Views 41 Comments

‘Baby please come home,’ Bono once sang… But will Tony Holohan endorse that message this year?

Here are the list of passengers exempted from new restrictions under the traffic light system
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Here are the list of passengers exempted from new restrictions under the traffic light system

Nov 7th 2020, 10:30 AM 64,604 Views 44 Comments

The government has already agreed to the list of exempted categories of travellers under the new EU plan.

New travel traffic light system kicks in on Sunday - here's what you need to know
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New travel traffic light system kicks in on Sunday - here's what you need to know

Nov 7th 2020, 12:05 AM 121,353 Views 29 Comments

It’s hoped the plan will help jump start the aviation sector in a safe way.

Government considering whether to make it mandatory for a person to restrict their movements
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Government considering whether to make it mandatory for a person to restrict their movements

Nov 5th 2020, 4:33 PM 106,843 Views 62 Comments

Varadkar said it is under consideration for “certain circumstances”.

Passengers from ‘orange’ regions will not have to restrict movements if they have a negative test 3 days before flying
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Passengers from ‘orange’ regions will not have to restrict movements if they have a negative test 3 days before flying

Nov 4th 2020, 12:39 PM 20,554 Views 8 Comments

The travel traffic light system will come into effect on 8 November.

Holohan raises concern about Christmas travel, says NPHET engaging with government on traffic light system
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Holohan raises concern about Christmas travel, says NPHET engaging with government on traffic light system

Updated Nov 3rd 2020, 2:00 PM 62,393 Views 106 Comments

The situation at the moment is international travel of a non-essential nature is not safe, said Holohan.

Taoiseach says it is 'far too early to say what type of Christmas we will be having'
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Taoiseach says it is 'far too early to say what type of Christmas we will be having'

Oct 29th 2020, 4:58 PM 37,345 Views 60 Comments

Government aims to have travel traffic light system up and running by 8 November.

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