COVID-19 information and travel updates
Here you’ll find recent updates and reliable information sources about the COVID-19 global pandemic.
Some countries are easing out of lockdown and travel restrictions are lifted. The situation is still fluid with authorities and suppliers changing policies at a rapid pace. Bear with us, as we’re doing our best to keep up with all the changes…
PREPARE FOR THE NEW FUTURE
Get back to travel
Getting travelers back on the road can be daunting. But help’s on the way. Use this guide to prepare your travel program and your travelers to travel safely, efficiently and smartly. It covers four essential areas: duty of care, traveler communication, spend management and travel policy. A true confidence booster highlighting important trends and providing practical advice. Just what you and your travelers need before takeoff.
Information for travel managers
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a huge impact on travel programs. We’re doing all we can to minimize the consequences for your program and travelers. As different countries require restrictions on movement, office hours may be adapted per country. Local teams will keep clients informed about these changes.
Information on this page:
- Read our What You Need To Know reports for an overview of the current situation.
- Sign up or watch the recording of one of our BCD Online Events.
- Our infographics and surveys help you better understand the impact of COVID-19.
- Find your answer in our FAQ section.
Other useful information and links:
- Read the letter from our Chief Executives about COVID-19
- Follow our COVID-19 discussion group on Connect, our community platform exclusive to BCD clients
- IATA is keeping a list of worldwide entry restrictions and required travel documents
- Coronavirus dashboard by the World Health Organization.
- World Health Organization
- US. Department of State
- UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office
For specific questions about your travel program, contact your program manager.
What You Need To Know
Our What You Need To Know reports summarize what airlines, hotels, car rental companies and governments across the world are doing and planning.
This report summarizes some recent travel restriction developments around the world due to the COVID-19 coronavirus.
This report summarizes what hotel companies around the world are doing and planning in view of COVID-19.
These reports summarize what airlines around the world are doing and planning in Europe, MIddle East, Southwest Pacific and Northeast Asia.
As part of their efforts to keep travelers safe, some airlines are social distancing passengers by keeping a number of seats free on flights; typically,
BCD Online Events
Our BCD Online Event series cover the different aspects of global pandemics’ impact. Sign up for an upcoming event or watch a previous event on demand.
As borders reopen and business travel begins to return, are your travellers ready to deal with complex web of immigration requirements?
Infographics and papers
In this time of uncertainty, one thing is true – travel managers are facing more pressure than ever before. Your travel program is in the spotlight and stakeholders are anxious. It’s not just travelers asking questions and seeking reassurance. Your executives are, too. This guide is designed to give you the answers you need to …
As you resume business travel, information will be at the heart of your defenses against COVID-19. Travel managers can provide you with timely and relevant
This infographic provides tips to travelers to resume business travel during COVID-19.
This infographic gives insights into the implications of COVID-19 for travel management and explores companies’ expectations for the future.