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# travel - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Donnelly meeting with Glynn to discuss whether more countries should be added to mandatory hotel quarantine list
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Donnelly meeting with Glynn to discuss whether more countries should be added to mandatory hotel quarantine list

Thu 1:12 PM 17,670 Views 54 Comments

There are currently 20 countries on the ‘category 2′ list.

Number of people with Covid-19 in hospitals drops below 600
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Number of people with Covid-19 in hospitals drops below 600

Thu 9:05 AM 18,931 Views 42 Comments

Ten Covid-19 patients being treated in ICU died in the 24 hours up to 8am yesterday – the single highest daily number.

# travel - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Opinion: No foreign travel this year? All is not lost, Ireland has a lot to offer
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Opinion: No foreign travel this year? All is not lost, Ireland has a lot to offer

Feb 20th 2021, 8:30 AM 73,407 Views 154 Comments

As foreign travel appears to be entirely off the radar for 2021, many are turning their attention to trips at home. Here, travel writer Deirdre Mullins shares some of Ireland’s hidden gems.

# travel - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

AGSI boss surprised to hear about Garda role in hotel quarantine - as Cabinet yet to sign off on Bill
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AGSI boss surprised to hear about Garda role in hotel quarantine - as Cabinet yet to sign off on Bill

Feb 17th 2021, 2:07 PM 15,364 Views 13 Comments

The Cabinet is yet to sign off on mandatory hotel quarantine for some travellers arriving in Ireland.

# travel - Sunday 14 February, 2021

DUP says a two-island approach to international travel is worth 'exploring'
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DUP says a two-island approach to international travel is worth 'exploring'

Feb 14th 2021, 7:05 PM 39,169 Views 27 Comments

The party’s leader said there was “scope for cooperation” on a joint approach between Ireland and the UK.

# travel - Thursday 11 February, 2021

20 countries to be on Ireland's mandatory hotel quarantine list
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20 countries to be on Ireland's mandatory hotel quarantine list

Feb 11th 2021, 8:32 AM 84,737 Views 41 Comments

Primary legislation is required before people are mandated to quarantine in hotels.

# travel - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Government plans to increase fines for non-essential international travel from €500 to €2,000
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# Travelling Abroad

Government plans to increase fines for non-essential international travel from €500 to €2,000

Feb 10th 2021, 2:09 PM 38,884 Views 172 Comments

The €500 fine was not seen as enough of a deterrent to stop people travelling abroad.

# travel - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Ryanair says it owes no money to travel agents, denies claims that airline is causing refund 'logjam'
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Ryanair says it owes no money to travel agents, denies claims that airline is causing refund 'logjam'

Updated Feb 9th 2021, 2:39 PM 19,674 Views 25 Comments

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary said last week that there is no backlog and all refunds have been issued.

# travel - Monday 1 February, 2021

Nearly 300 people fined €100 each at Dublin Airport in last days of January
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Nearly 300 people fined €100 each at Dublin Airport in last days of January

Feb 1st 2021, 7:12 PM 121,795 Views 54 Comments

Additionally, over 300 people arrived to Ireland without a valid PCR test last month.

# travel - Saturday 30 January, 2021

France to close borders to non-EU countries to limit spread of Covid-19
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France to close borders to non-EU countries to limit spread of Covid-19

Jan 30th 2021, 1:32 PM 20,164 Views 22 Comments

France is restricting its borders and shutting all large shopping centres from tomorrow.

# travel - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Mandatory hotel quarantine to be expanded and 'Iceland model' explored - Tánaiste
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Mandatory hotel quarantine to be expanded and 'Iceland model' explored - Tánaiste

Jan 28th 2021, 1:39 PM 39,897 Views 68 Comments

Arrivals from Brazil or South Africa or those without a PCR test are currently facing hotel quarantine.

Over 100 breaches of PCR test rule at Dublin Airport recorded under new rules
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Over 100 breaches of PCR test rule at Dublin Airport recorded under new rules

Jan 28th 2021, 12:05 AM 66,167 Views 89 Comments

The Department of Justice said the breaches were a mixture of people failing to provide a test result and others providing a test result from beyond the 72-hour limit.

# travel - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Taoiseach: Almost half of passengers who arrived at Dublin Airport yesterday had been on holiday
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Taoiseach: Almost half of passengers who arrived at Dublin Airport yesterday had been on holiday

Jan 27th 2021, 9:40 PM 155,724 Views 151 Comments

Micheál Martin said 397 people arriving at the airport yesterday were returning from holiday.

Confusion reigns over mandatory quarantine rules for arrivals from Britain
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Confusion reigns over mandatory quarantine rules for arrivals from Britain

Jan 27th 2021, 6:16 PM 39,521 Views 70 Comments

The HSE had changed advice on its website but the DFA has said the situation has not changed.

Minister says gardaí will not enter homes to ensure people are quarantining after travel
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Minister says gardaí will not enter homes to ensure people are quarantining after travel

Updated Jan 27th 2021, 1:51 PM 41,521 Views 102 Comments

If people are found not to be at home when they receive a call, they could face a fine of up to €2,500.

# travel - Monday 25 January, 2021

Level 5 restrictions to remain in place until 5 March as ministers agree on mandatory quarantine measures
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Level 5 restrictions to remain in place until 5 March as ministers agree on mandatory quarantine measures

Jan 25th 2021, 9:09 PM 257,505 Views 186 Comments

There will also be additional checks at the ports and airports.

# travel - Friday 22 January, 2021

Govt looking at mandatory quarantine for arrivals without a PCR test and from 'high risk' areas
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# Mandatory Quarantine

Govt looking at mandatory quarantine for arrivals without a PCR test and from 'high risk' areas

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 5:47 PM 68,650 Views 110 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has also spoken about a potential ‘two island’ solution with the UK.

Poll: Should there be mandatory quarantine for people who arrive in Ireland from abroad?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should there be mandatory quarantine for people who arrive in Ireland from abroad?

Jan 22nd 2021, 11:04 AM 66,698 Views 152 Comments

A number of other countries have brought in mandatory quarantine.

# travel - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Mandatory quarantine unlikely and only to be considered if UK opted for similar system
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Mandatory quarantine unlikely and only to be considered if UK opted for similar system

Jan 19th 2021, 6:37 PM 15,150 Views 34 Comments

Irish government favours asking people to restrict their movements.

# travel - Friday 15 January, 2021

No plans to ban South American passengers as there are no direct flights into Ireland
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No plans to ban South American passengers as there are no direct flights into Ireland

Jan 15th 2021, 3:43 PM 14,610 Views 30 Comments

Travellers from South America are no longer allowed to come into the UK, amid fears over a new virus variant first identified in Brazil.

# travel - Thursday 14 January, 2021

European agency to amend travel advice following criticism from top Irish health officials
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European agency to amend travel advice following criticism from top Irish health officials

Jan 14th 2021, 6:00 AM 21,700 Views 12 Comments

The ECDC said elements of its advice around international travel “need to be modified”.

# travel - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival
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People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival

Jan 6th 2021, 5:44 PM 7,730 Views 24 Comments

The change will kick in this Saturday.

# travel - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

All travellers into Ireland will need negative PCR test from previous 72 hours
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All travellers into Ireland will need negative PCR test from previous 72 hours

Updated Jan 5th 2021, 9:01 PM 96,370 Views 87 Comments

The travel ban from Britain is set to be lifted at midnight on Friday.

# travel - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

People who arrived in Ireland from Britain since 8 December under 'enhanced surveillance'
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People who arrived in Ireland from Britain since 8 December under 'enhanced surveillance'

Dec 23rd 2020, 9:41 AM 60,221 Views 61 Comments

Dr Colm Henry said NPHET will “be looking at enhanced surveillance of these passengers coming in”.

# travel - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Updated advice for visitors from Britain: 14 days of self-isolation, regardless of test result
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Updated advice for visitors from Britain: 14 days of self-isolation, regardless of test result

Dec 22nd 2020, 6:06 PM 45,253 Views 56 Comments

Those arriving from Britain can now arrange for a test through a GP.

Stormont advises against non-essential travel between NI and both Republic and Britain
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# New Strain

Stormont advises against non-essential travel between NI and both Republic and Britain

Dec 22nd 2020, 6:56 AM 19,976 Views 33 Comments

People arriving in Northern Ireland will also be advised to self-isolate for 10 days.

# travel - Monday 21 December, 2020

Coveney says inter-county travel ban may be re-introduced before 6 January
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Coveney says inter-county travel ban may be re-introduced before 6 January

Dec 21st 2020, 12:55 PM 32,706 Views 33 Comments

Cabinet will meet tomorrow to decide when tighter restrictions should be imposed.

Eamon Ryan says Ireland will work with UK 'on what comes next' after 48-hour suspension of transport
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# New Strain

Eamon Ryan says Ireland will work with UK 'on what comes next' after 48-hour suspension of transport

Updated Dec 21st 2020, 9:10 AM 34,908 Views 50 Comments

The Green Party leader also said increased restrictions will come into effect in Ireland “sooner than was originally planned”.

# travel - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Stricter tracing of international travellers needed in Ireland to avoid spread of new strain, senator says
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Stricter tracing of international travellers needed in Ireland to avoid spread of new strain, senator says

Dec 20th 2020, 1:31 PM 25,937 Views 42 Comments

Several countries have placed a flight ban on the UK over fears of a new coronavirus variant.

# travel - Monday 7 December, 2020

Irish Rail to make pre-booking mandatory on all intercity routes over Christmas
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Irish Rail to make pre-booking mandatory on all intercity routes over Christmas

Dec 7th 2020, 8:33 AM 13,989 Views 20 Comments

Reduced capacity will apply on trains due to Covid-19 restrictions.

# travel - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Narrative of 'shaming' is turning public away from flying, says Aer Lingus chief
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Narrative of 'shaming' is turning public away from flying, says Aer Lingus chief

Dec 5th 2020, 6:49 PM 32,121 Views 55 Comments

The head of Aer Lingus has suggested that there has been a “degree of toxicity and flight shaming”.

# travel - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Over half of people believe individuals travelling from 'red' regions should not be allowed into Ireland
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Over half of people believe individuals travelling from 'red' regions should not be allowed into Ireland

Dec 1st 2020, 1:43 PM 23,917 Views 54 Comments

More than half of people also expect to take their next international flight before the end of 2021, according to new figures.

# travel - Monday 30 November, 2020

Number of overseas passengers dropped by 76% this year
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Number of overseas passengers dropped by 76% this year

Nov 30th 2020, 7:41 PM 9,434 Views 10 Comments

More than four million overseas passengers travelled to and from Ireland from January to October, down from 17 million in 2019.

# travel - Sunday 29 November, 2020

All arrivals into Ireland can now end movement restrictions after five days with a negative Covid-19 test
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All arrivals into Ireland can now end movement restrictions after five days with a negative Covid-19 test

Nov 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 111,046 Views 25 Comments

New rules came into effect at midnight.

# travel - Friday 27 November, 2020

Vardakar: 'We're asking people to put off their trip, but if they have to come home please follow the rules'
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Vardakar: 'We're asking people to put off their trip, but if they have to come home please follow the rules'

Nov 27th 2020, 8:43 PM 29,619 Views 21 Comments

The government says it is up to individual families to decide if someone coming home is essential.

# travel - Thursday 26 November, 2020

Ireland remains 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map
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# Christmas Travel

Ireland remains 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map

Nov 26th 2020, 3:12 PM 45,015 Views 18 Comments

New travel rules kick in this weekend.

# travel - Monday 23 November, 2020

Qantas boss says passengers will have to prove they have received a Covid-19 vaccine in order to travel
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Qantas boss says passengers will have to prove they have received a Covid-19 vaccine in order to travel

Nov 23rd 2020, 1:28 PM 28,433 Views 84 Comments

Alan Joyce said the jab will be a “necessity” for travellers.

# travel - Saturday 21 November, 2020

'We can't judge anyone for whatever decision they make': Irish emigrants on why they're travelling home this Christmas
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'We can't judge anyone for whatever decision they make': Irish emigrants on why they're travelling home this Christmas

Nov 21st 2020, 12:05 AM 74,978 Views 29 Comments

Many people are unsure of what to do and critical of mixed mesages from the government.

# travel - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones
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Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones

Nov 19th 2020, 2:14 PM 19,355 Views 12 Comments

The test centre at Dublin Airport is open to anyone who wishes to take a test.

# travel - Monday 16 November, 2020

Return of thousands of Irish people for Christmas could result in 'hundreds or thousands of cases' in January
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Return of thousands of Irish people for Christmas could result in 'hundreds or thousands of cases' in January

Nov 16th 2020, 8:25 PM 51,958 Views 136 Comments

Deputy CMO Dr Ronan Glynn said he thinks the majority of people will decide “it’s simply not worth it”.

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