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Check-in & ID - Identification & Visa Requirements

The identification documents required for passengers on international flights are a valid passport or national identity card supported by any other relevant documentation such as visas where applicable.

For more information about passports including what to do if you've lost your passport visit www.passport.gov.uk.

For government information and advice about overseas travel visit www.fco.gov.uk.

Notice regarding the use of personal details of passengers travelling to the Caribbean


Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Lucia, St Kitts and Nevis, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands. Collectively members or associate members of 'Caricom'

Please note that some or all of the above Caricom states will enter into an agreement with the USA whereby advance passenger data, required by and provided to Caricom states for border security purposes, will be passed to the USA Department for Homeland Security for processing.

The UK Information Commissioner's Office has accepted that this will not breach the Data Protection Act but has advised airlines operating to Caricom states to make passengers considering travelling to Caricom states aware that personal information provided by them may be passed on for processing as above.

Passengers travelling to Mombasa

Passengers travelling to Mombasa who require an entry visa on arrival must now pay in US dollars only. Cost per visa is 50 US dollars.

Passengers travelling to Turkey

All UK air passengers are required to obtain an e-visa online prior to travel to Turkey, this can be completed by visiting https://www.evisa.gov.tr/en/. The cost of the e-visa is currently 20 US Dollars (roughly £12) and they are valid for multiple stays, allowing you to stay up to a maximum of 90 days in a 180-day period. For further information and to apply for an e-visa, please visit the Turkish Foreign Ministry website. Although we recommend an e-visa is obtained due to limited customs officials available, you can still purchase a visa upon arrival at a cost of £20 per visa per person.

As of January 2015, all visitors to Turkey will have to hold a passport valid for at least 60 days from the date of expiry of their visitor visa.

Passengers travelling to Tunisia

Passengers travelling to Tunisia are advised that the Tunisian government have imposed a new “departure tax” as of the 1st October 2014.

The new tax is compulsory to all non-residents in Tunisia regardless of his/her nationality (Tunisians living abroad are exempted.)

All departing passengers will need to buy a revenue stamp of 30 TND (equivalent of € 13) available at tax offices (in any Tunisian city) or alternatively at the customs' offices in the airports. The stamp will be applied to one page of the passenger's passport and stamped by the immigration.

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