Travel Clinic


There’s no point spending hours choosing your swimwear, beach bag and flip-flops if you barely think about the bugs and other health risks that could ruin your holiday.

Almost one in four UK holidaymakers don't get any vaccinations despite travelling to areas that have life-threatening infectious disease.

Find out which travel jabs you need for your destination.

It’s not worth skipping travel vaccinations. Infectious diseases can make you very sick, spoil your holiday and even kill or cripple you.

Vaccinations protect you against many travel-related infections, such as yellow fevertyphoid and hepatitis A. Use the information on these pages to learn about travel vaccines, which ones you need for your destination, and when and where to get them.


The vaccines

The vaccinations currently available for travellers abroad.

More on the vaccines


What’s available on the NHS?

Some travel vaccinations are freely available on the NHS. Others are only available privately.

More on NHS and private travel jabs


When and where

Where and when to have your travel jabs.

More on where and when

Travel Immunisations

We offer a wife range of immunisations for those travelling abroad.

Please contact the surgery six months before you travel, especially if you are planning to go backpacking or travel world-wide. Otherwise, please contact the surgery six weeks prior to travelling to collect a travel form or, alternatively,  complete the form here prior to your appointment.

Please be aware that we are not a yellow fever vaccination center. Details of yellow fever care centres may be found here.

Please be aware that the following vaccines are chargable to patients:

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies
  • Meningitis ACWY
  • Japanese Encepahalitis
  • Tick Borne Encephalitis

There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below: 

 Europe & Russia  North America
 Central America  South America
 Carribean  Africa
 Middle East  Central Asia
 East Asia  Australasia and Pacific

Travel Health Questionnaire

To help us offer the correct advice, please fill complete our travel questionnaire, the practice nurse will review it before your appointment.


Travelling in Europe

If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.