France travel advice

Explore Covid-19 statistics relating to new cases and the vaccine rollout in France plus up-to-date travel advice on entry requirements from government agencies.

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Are there entry restrictions to France due to Covid-19?

France is open for tourism from the UK. There are no special entry requirements for France.

Check out Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs for more information.

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

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

What is the flight time to France from the UK?

The flight time to France from the UK is typically 1.5 to 2.5 hours.

What is the time difference between France and the UK?

The time difference between France and the UK is GMT+1 hour.

What is the main language spoken in France?

The main language spoken in France is French.

Learn a language for France with Rosetta Stone*, Babbel* and Lingoda*.

What is the currency in France?

The currency in France is the Euro (EUR).

Send money to France with Monito*,* and XE Money Transfers*.

Which plugs are used in France?

France uses electrical plug type C + E (230 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in France?

They drive on the right side of the road in France.

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