Necessary Travel Requirements for HGV & LGV drivers from UK to France


Le Shuttle/Eurotunnel is reminding all HGV and van drivers and their passengers travelling from UK to France can only cross the Channel with evidence of an authorised negative COVID-19 test that has been conducted within a 72 hours period before the crossing.

UK Government has confirmed that new Information and Advice Sites that provide free Covid-19 testing for HGV and van drivers are available across the UK. More info here.

In addition, French Government also require for all drivers and their passengers to presentthe two forms below to the French authorities duly completed and signed when travelling from UK to France:

Travel Certificate to France from the United Kindgom and Sworn statement of absence of Covid-19 symptoms.

For further information, click here.

“Please ensure that your drivers and their passengers are fully aware of these requirements before arriving on our terminal.  Failure to provide both the negative test result and the two declarations will result in the vehicle being refused to travel by the French Police. “