Costa Brava travel advice

Explore our complete guide to Costa Brava with the latest travel advice for travellers and holidaymakers including official updates and local travel tips for the Costa Brava.

Costa Brava travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to the Costa Brava with essential travel facts such as dominant language spoken, typical flight time from the UK and the local currency. You can also check whether visas are required and what plug adapter you need to pack.

Costa Brava - quick facts
Flight time 2 hours
Time difference UK +1 hour
Language(s) Spanish
Currency Euro
Electricity C plug (230V)
Driving side Right

Why visit the Costa Brava?

Considering a holiday to the the Costa Brava? Here are some of the very good reasons it makes such a wonderful holiday destination be it for beaches or nature to ensure you get the most out of your 2024/2025 escape.

  • Beach babes - beaches
  • Nature lovers - nature & wildlife
  • Night owls - nightlife

Costa Brava tourist information

✝ = Typical flight time from the UK.

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Costa Brava weather

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The Costa Brava weather guide shows long term monthly averages for Lloret de Mar.

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Costa Brava travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting the Costa Brava from official government sources (in english) from around the world including entry requirements and travel restrictions.

Learn more about the current safety and security risks from terrorism, natural disasters and more. Read about the local laws and customs to consider when travelling around the Costa Brava.

Note: UK FCDO - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

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Costa Brava travel health

Find out more about staying safe when travelling to the Costa Brava with the latest guidance on required vaccinations and recommended medication to take with you.

Check out the general travel tips for staying safe and healthy in the Costa Brava, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Costa Brava covid live updates

Check the latest live updates on Covid-19 in the Costa Brava with the vaccination requirements, current available statistics and up-to-date travel advice from government agencies.

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Costa Brava FAQs

Read our frequently asked questions about travelling to the Costa Brava including the current entry restrictions, covid rules, driving side, electrical plugs used and much more.

Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Spain?

You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from Spain. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.

What is the flight time to the Costa Brava from the UK?

The flight time to the Costa Brava from the UK is typically 2 hours.

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What is the time difference between the Costa Brava and the UK?

The time difference between the Costa Brava and the UK is UK time+1 hour.

What is the main language spoken in the Costa Brava?

The main language spoken in the Costa Brava is Spanish.

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What is the currency in the Costa Brava?

The currency in the Costa Brava is the Euro (EUR).

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Which plugs are used in the Costa Brava?

Costa Brava uses electrical plug type C (230 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in the Costa Brava?

They drive on the right side of the road in the Costa Brava.

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