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I need a UK transit visa. Is it ever 'too soon' to apply?

We answer your travel questions

24 November 2019 - 00:00

Q. I need a Direct Airside Transit Visa as I am flying via London Heathrow to Barcelona, but only for September 2020. All my flights are already booked - can I apply now for so far in advance? - Mike Bryant

A. I have trawled through the visa-application process as outlined on the gov.uk (https://www.gov.uk/) website and can find no mention of any restrictions on starting the process too early...

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