US President Donald Trump has announced that the US will suspend "all travel from Europe to the United States for the next 30 days" beginning Friday at midnight as a result of the continuing coronavirus outbreak. DHS said the suspension did not apply to "legal permanent residents, (generally) immediate family members of US citizens, and other individuals who are identified in the proclamation."
The Environmental Protection Agency has released a list of disinfectants that can be used to fight the coronavirus. The products have “qualified for use against Covid-19” via the agency’s Emerging Viral Pathogan program. Data provided by the manufacturers shows that these products “are effective against harder-to-kill” viruses.
With new coronavirus cases being announced every day, Americans with spring break excursions, upcoming business trips or those thinking about summer travel have one thing on their mind: Should I travel? AAA is providing information on travel safety and insurance to help travelers make the decision that is right for them.
Eurostar recently launched a "seamless" new high-speed rail service running directly between London and Amsterdam. The channel tunnel operator claims the new direct train service cuts the journey time down to just over four hours between the UK and Dutch capitals as it will no longer operate passport checks at the halfway point in Brussels.
Alternate airports are airports that are close enough to traveler destinations that airlines consider them co-located for emergency scheduling. Often, when faced with delays, passengers can request one of these alternate airports. Here are several benefits to choosing an alternate airport and a list of major cities in the US with alternates.