Travel Vaccinations

Check these websites to see if it is safe to travel to your chosen destination, and you need vaccinations before you travel:

Travel Health Pro

Foreign Office


The following travel vaccines are available at Harborne Medical:

These vaccines are funded by the NHS because they protect against diseases thought to represent the greatest risk to public health if they were brought into the country.

Which travel vaccines will I have to pay for?

You will have to pay for travel vaccinations against:

Some of these may be available at Harborne Medical. Yellow fever vaccines are only available from designated centres.

VaccineDosesCost for course
Hepatitis B3£112.50
Japanese encephalitis2£318.00
Meningitis ACWY1£84.50
Tick borne Encephalitis3£257.00
Prices correct 24.05.24

International Certificate of Vaccination of Prophylaxis (ICVP)

ICVP (Polio) Certificates are available at £15 per person

Travelling in pregnancy

Some women prefer not to travel in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy due to increased nausea and vomiting and tiredness during these early stages. The risk of miscarriage is also higher in the first 12 weeks, irrespective of any travel, so you may wish to remain closer to home. Many women find the best time to take a holiday is at around 4 to 6 months of pregnancy.

During pregnancy there is an increased risk of DVT (deep vein thrombosis) and the risk is also increased by long haul flights.