Travel Health


Travel vaccinations

General practices no longer handle any travel vaccinations. 


To check if you need vaccinations and the health risks for the country you wish to visit, please first check


Those who need further vaccinations can then self-refer to one of many private or charity run clinics at:



If there are no private or charity clinics that can help, travel vaccines can be handled by the Travel Clinic based at the Western General Hospital. 


If you need to, you can phone the Travel Clinic on 0131 537 2823 to make an appointment in regards travel vaccines.