Message due to the Corona virus
The latest information about travel cancellation due to the spread of the Corona virus is found on Uppsala University's travel agent Lingmerth's website. Below is a summary of the current situation and links to further up-to-date information.
Can I cancel my trip and get my money back?
Several airlines offer free cancellation or re-booking of trips to China. More information can be found on the airlines' websites:
For other airlines contact Lingmerths Linköping or the airline directly.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (UD) advises against travel to certain parts of China
As the media recently reported, there is a current outbreak of a Corona virus originating in Wuhan in central China. The majority of confirmed cases were found in Wuhan. Cases have also been confirmed in other parts of China as well as in a number of other countries. To limit further spreading of the virus, Chinese authorities have since 23 January stopped travel in and out of Wuhan and have imposed similar restrictions on a further number of cities in the Hubei Province.
The Public Health Agency of Sweden monitors the situation continuously.
The WHO website also contains additional information about the Corona virus and international cooperation to limit the outbreak and its effects.