Plan your visit

Find time-saving information and handy tips on where to stay, transport links and how to make the most of your holiday and plan your visit.

Check out your visa requirements, what you can and can't bring into the country and what the weather will be like when you're here. Let’s get planning…

Travel to and around

Getting to Northern England

Northern England is well served with ferries and airports, offering direct and in-direct access from around the world.

Travelling from London to Northern England

Discover the easiest ways to travel from London to the north of England.

Getting around Northern England

Road, rail, boat, bike… Whatever your favourite way to travel, you’ll find it’s easy in England.

Practical information

Practical information and advice

Visas, customs and everything you need to know to make your visit to England as easy as possible.

Where to stay

From farms stays to castles, canal boats to five-star hotels, you’ll find your dream holiday accommodation in northern England.


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