The following vaccinations are available free on the NHS from our practice.
These vaccines protect against diseases which are considered to be the greatest risk to public health if they were brought into the country.
For other private travel vaccinations you are advised to attend a local private clinic and you will have to pay for these to be administered.
For further information please visit the following website:-http://www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/destinations.aspx
Advice and vaccination are given by the Practice Nurse. Please do not ask any of the Receptionists for advice regarding travel vaccines, as they are not medically trained. If you have any queries, you must make a 10 minute appointment with the Practice Nurse. You will be asked to complete a travel questionnaire prior to the appointment, so that the Practice Nurse can check what vaccines you may require. An online version is available below.
We recommend that you have your travel vaccinations administered at least 4 – 6 weeks before your departure date.
You may need travel vaccines or, if diseases such as malaria are a risk, you may need to start protecting yourself well in advance.
Prepare a kit of travel health essentials, including sunscreen, painkillers, antiseptic, insect repellent and anti-diarrhoea pills. These will be useful wherever you're going.
Sexual health experts advise taking condoms with you to avoid the risk of buying fake brands, which may be unsafe, when you get there.
So we can offer you the appropriate advice, please fill out the online form below before coming into the practice.
To help us offer the appropriate advice, please fill out this form before coming to see the nurse.
Travel Vaccination Fees
|Vaccine||Price per dose||Comments|
|Cholera||-||Free to practice patients|
|Diphtheria, Tetanus, Polio||-||Free to practice patients|
|Hepatitis A||-||Free to practice patients|
|Hepatitis A & B combined||-||Free to practice patients|
|Hepatitis A & Typhoid combined||-||Free to practice patients|
|Hepatitis B (course of 3)||£145.00||For Travel purposes only|
|Hepatitis B (booster single)||£48.00||For Travel purposes only|
|Malaria (private script)||£15.00|
|Japanese Encephalitis (course of 2)||£220.00|
|Japanese Encephalitis (booster)||£110.00|
|Rabies (course of 3)||£250.00|
|Tick Encephalitis (course of 3 adult)||£210.00|
|Tick Encephalitis (course of 2 adult)||£140.00|
|Typhoid - injection||-||Free to practice patients|
|Typhoid - oral||-||Free to practice patients|
|Reissue of Yellow Fever Certificate||£25.00|
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below
|Europe & Russia||North America|
|Central America||South America|
|Middle East||Central Asia|
|East Asia||Australasia and Pacific|