Press releases

  • Coronavirus advice for ABTOT Members’ customers

    Travel update On 17 March the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) advised against all non-essential travel for British nationals, initially for a 30-day period. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/travel-advice-foreign-secreatary-statement-17-march-2020 On 23 March the FCO advised all British travellers to return to the UK. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/foreign-secretary-advises-all-british-travellers-to-return-to-the-uk-now On 26 March the UK Government advises against all non-essential travel in the UK https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-transport-and-travel-advice […]

  • COVID-19 Airline Refund policies

    There are two distinct types of airline, low cost airlines such as easyJet and IATA airlines such as British Airways and depending on which category the airline falls in can impact its refund policy. Under the current Covid-19 pandemic most governments are now advising against all but essential travel which means airlines are increasingly forced […]