From July 19, double-jabbed Britons have been able to travel to amber list countries without having to quarantine upon their return back to the UK. However, just days before the relaxed rule came into place, the Government announced plans to extend the amber list with a new “amber plus list”.
Jet2 has not made any immediate amendments to its itinerary as a result of the new rule change.
However, the Leeds-based airline has been ramping up its holiday in recent months.
In order to help passengers understand restrictions in place for certain destinations, Jet2 has created its own Traffic Light update.
Jet2 states: “As the UK Government has previously decided not to give us advance notice of any changes to the entry requirements from different countries, please bear with us as we need to take time to consider any changes to our programme and policies.”
It continues: “Following the UK Government announcement about fully vaccinated travellers no longer having to self-isolate when returning to the UK from Amber List countries, we’ll be taking off to our Amber List destinations from July 19, 2021. Please check the travel requirements for your destination.
“We’ll review the status of Amber List destinations following the next UK Government update which we expect to be on or around August 5, 2021.
“If you’re due to depart on or before August 11, 2021, and you’re not fully vaccinated, if you want to, you can amend your booking admin-fee-free or cancel with a full refund.”
Jet2 assures it will contact customers if their booking is “affected in any way”.
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