Brexit: Travel from/to the United Kingdom after 31 December 2020
Because the United Kingdom has left the European Union (Brexit) and the transitional period is coming to an end, it is important for travellers to take a number of things into account after 31 December 2020.
Border controls at arrival in the United Kingdom may take longer. Please take this into account.
The border controls on departure from the Netherlands will not change.
For travelers to the Netherlands, the journey may take longer as border controls become more extensive.
British citizens travelling to or from the Netherlands require a passport that is valid for at least six months on the date of travel. The passport may not be older than ten years. Check the document below for more information about renewing your passport.
It is possible that the import of certain products (including food and plants) from the United Kingdom to the Netherlands and vice versa is no longer allowed. Check the documents below for more information.
Check the document below for more information about the effects of Brexit.
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Eindhoven Airport satisfied with draft decision on nature conservation permitThe Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality intends to grant Eindhoven Airport a permit under the Nature Protection Act. This is necessary for civilian use of the airport. According to the Ministry, the activities of Eindhoven Airport for which the permit has been requested will not affect the natural characteristics of the relevant Natura 2000 areas. The Ministry therefore considers the activities of Eindhoven Airport to be permissible. This is what the Ministry writes in its draft...
Wizz Air connects Eindhoven with Chisinau and this summer also connects Eindhoven with BurgasHungarian airline Wizz Air continues to expand its destination network. Starting March 29, the airline will fly twice a week between Eindhoven and Chisinau, the capital of Moldova. This will expand the route network of Eindhoven Airport to 24 capital cities. The flights to/from Chisinau on Mondays and Fridays will be operated with the Airbus A320 (180 seats). The new destination is expected to attract travelers visiting family and/or friends. As far as the tourism market is concerned, Moldova...
Sarajevo; the new destination with Wizz AirWizz Air will fly twice a week between Eindhoven and Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina from 23th of May. The Hungarian airline provides the only direct connection between the Netherlands and the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Sarajavo is the second connection between Eindhoven and Bosnia and Herzegovina, next to Tuzla. The flights to/from Sarajevo on Wednesdays and Sundays are operated with the Airbus A320 (180 seats). The new destination is attractive for Brabant companies in the indust...
Successor baggage tags developed at Eindhoven AirportThe application of artificial intelligence in the check-in of hold baggage is reliable and workable. In time, this could make labeling hold baggage a thing of the past. This is evident from the first results of the 'Bag recognition' test that BagsID and Vanderlande conducted from August to December 2020 at Eindhoven Airport. To test the technology even more thoroughly and extensively, Eindhoven Airport is extending the pilot until 2023. According to BagsID, Eindhoven Airport is the first ai...
As of December 29th negative test declaration mandatory for all international air travel to the NetherlandsAs of December 29th 2020 all passengers must have a recent negative PCR test declaration in order to board an aircraft bound for the Netherlands. This also applies to Dutch people flying to the Netherlands. The test result may not be older than 72 hours upon arrival. The rule requiring passengers to submit a negative test declaration before the start of their trip has already been in effect since 15 December for non-EU residents. It also applies to all passengers travelling to the Netherland...
About Eindhoven Airport
Eindhoven Airport is the second largest airport in the Netherlands with over 6 million passengers in 2018. The airport serves Brainport region and connects it with Europe and makes the region internationally accessible in balance with surroundings. The convenience for the passenger comes from the airport Álways Easy’ strategy. Flights depart from Eindhoven Airport to over 80 destinations. Speed and the total airport experience are its added values. With 2000 direct jobs the airport has grown into one of the region's largest employers. Business responsibility is part of our DNA. Continuously we pay attention to the balance between international connectivity, the environment, sustainability and the quality of live. The owners of Eindhoven Airport NV are the Schiphol Group, the province Noord-Brabant and Eindhoven city.