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London Gatwick South Terminal Closed

As a temporary measure, all flights will depart from and arrive into London Gatwick’s North Terminal.


Face covering required on public transport – June 2020

Following the latest government advice, from Monday 15 June wearing face coverings when travelling by train or other public transport will be compulsory.


14 Day Quarantine in the UK – Jun 2020

From the 8th June 2020, the UK Government is introducing new rules for travellers arriving into the UK.


easyJet Cyber Breach – Nine Million Customers Affected

EasyJet has admitted that a “highly sophisticated cyber-attack” has affected approximately nine million customers.


Rail – Seat Reservations Required – May 2020

Advice for Travellers Using LNER and Avanti West Coast Services from Monday 18 May 2020:


National Rail Travel Advice

National Rail companies need you to continue to follow the latest advice from government and public health officials.


Airline Coronavirus notifications & travel policies

MIDAS Travel is keeping abreast of Coronavirus notifications and travel policies issued by airlines.

Below is an alphabetical list of airline information pages that will be frequently updated during this pandemic.


MIDAS Travel’s COVID-19 Coronavirus update

Due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic MIDAS Travel has invoked its Business Continuity Plan, putting in place measures to ensure we are best prepared to continue to maintain high service levels and availability to our clients throughout this period.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) info & advice – Feb 2020

MIDAS Travel is actively monitoring multiple information sources related to the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in China.


CBI prepares for no-deal Brexit – July 2019

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has issued the Government with a warning. It stated that neither the UK nor the EU is ready for a no-deal Brexit.

In the event that the UK leave the EU without a deal, the CBI wanted to ensure that businesses were ready to lessen the potential impact.