France travel advice

The French overseas collectivity of St Martin was severely affected by the passage of Hurricane Irma on 6 September 2017. Hurricane Jose is also forecast to […]

France travel advice

There remain some migrants around Calais, who may seek to enter the UK illegally. There are reports of obstacles being placed on to the road on […]

France travel advice

Terrorists are very likely to try to carry out attacks in France. Due to ongoing threats to France by Islamist terrorist groups, and recent French military […]

France travel advice

There are plans for a political rally in central Paris, including the Louvre area, on Monday 1 May. You should exercise caution in crowded areas and, […]

France travel advice

The British Embassy is in contact with local authorities and urgently seeking further information following reports of a shooting incident on the Champs-Élysées in Paris. You […]

Motorists driving to France this Easter urged to order new emissions stickers as soon as possible

The RAC is urging UK motorists driving to Paris, Lyon and Grenoble this Easter to order recently introduced vehicle emissions stickers as soon as possible after […]

Foreign travel advice France – Update18th March 2017

Following an incident at Orly Airport this morning, the airport has now re-opened. Passengers should contact their airlines for further information, and follow advice given by […]

Foreign travel advice France

There are reports of an on-going police operation at Orly Airport in Paris. You should exercise caution, avoid the affected area and follow the advice of […]