From 1st October, passports are mandatory to enter the UK (exemptions apply)

Please make your customers aware that from 01 October 2021, passports will be mandatory for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens who are visiting the UK.
Passengers with settled or pre-settled status can continue using their national ID card until 31 December 2025.

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Our commitment to travel with peace of mind

In order to enable your passenger to plan their next trip with confidence, Eurostar is committed to running all scheduled trains. We will therefore not cancel any trains as a result of the covid situation. In the unlikely event that a train is cancelled for another reason, we will make sure to contact you with all the necessary details.

From 01 October 2021, any traveller based in the EU, EEA or Switzerland will no longer be able to use their national ID card to travel to the UK. Passports will be mandatory for these passengers to enter the UK. Please click here for more information.