When will the USA lift the travel ban for the UK?
The last update from US president Joe Biden was on the 26th July, when his spokesperson confirmed that the US would maintain its ban on admitting travellers from many countries, including the EU, the UK and China, in order to avoid the spread of the Delta variant.
At the G7 summit in June, held in Cornwall, a transatlantic travel taskforce explored how and when travel could be reopened between the USA and UK.
No official statement has been made yet on when travel between the two countries may reopen.
Virgin Atlantic have said they are “hopeful” that UK-US travel will be able to resume in September.
In the last month, Covid cases have increased across the USA, with over 140,000 cases being reported daily in August.