More advice on travel can be found on Fit for Travel and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Latest information on the situation in Scotland is being published by The Scottish Government.
When travelling abroad please visit the following website to check up-to-date information and the required vaccines for the destination(s) you are travelling to:
If you require only Hepatitis A, Diphtheria, Tetanus & Polio and Typhoid please make an appointment at the surgery at least 4 weeks prior to departure date. You will need to complete this form prior to making your appointment.
*** We currently have no stock of Hepatitis A due to a global shortage. ***
Travel Questionnaire for NHS vaccines
If you require additional vaccines please attend one of the travel clinics listed below BEFORE being seen at the surgery. These clinics provide comprehensive travel advice and details of any additional vaccinations you may need to travel. We can provide you with your vaccination record to assist with this. Please complete the form below and hand into reception.
Request for travel vaccination record to take to travel clinic
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ie less than 4 weeks before departure date – a double appointment is necessary for travel advice and these appointments may not be available at short notice.
This list is not exhaustive. Please contact the clinics for opening hours and costs.
CityDoc Edinburgh MASTA Travel Clinic
46-48 Clerk Street Davidsons Mains Medical Centre
Edinburgh, EH8 9JB 5 Quality Street
Tel: 0845 5941 950 Edinburgh, EH4 5BP
www.citydoc.org.uk/citydoc-edinburgh Tel: 0330 100 4169
Edinburgh Travel Health Clinic Superdrug Travel Clinic Edinburgh
14 East Preston Street 83 Princes Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9QA Edinburgh, EH2 2ER
Tel: 0131 667 1030 Tel: 03 330 145 226
TrExMed Travel Clinic Edinburgh Your GP
The Edinburgh Clinic Waterside House
40 Colinton Road 19 Hawthornbank Lane
Edinburgh, EH10 5BT Edinburgh, EH4 3BH
Tel: 0131 447 2340 Option 2 Tel: 0131 225 5656
Western General Hospital
Regional Infectious Disease Unit (RIDU),
Ward 41 OPD (nearest entrance,Telford Road)
Edinburgh, EH4 2XU
Barnton Pharmacy Travel Clinic
195 Whitehouse Road
Edinburgh, EH4 6BU
Some travel vaccines are ordered on a private prescription and these incur a charge over and above the normal prescription charge. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.