Can I cancel my holiday to the US? Latest advice if you have flights and hotels booked as Trump bans travel from Europe – The Sun

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has banned all travel from Europe to the US, excluding the UK and Ireland, for the next month.

However, this has caused confusion for Brits who are planning to visit the States – can you cancel your trip and get your money back?

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Can I cancel my flights to the US?

If you have flights booked to any part of the US from the UK, you will not be able to cancel them and get a refund.

This is because British travellers are not banned from entering the states.

As the UK Foreign Office has not advised against travel to the US, this means flights remain unaffected.

However, Brits will be affected if connecting at an airport in Europe or having travelled to Europe in the past 14 days – where you will be banned from entering the US, according to the US Department of Homeland Security.

Rory Boland, Editor of Which? Travel, said: "The US travel ban means travellers from the UK on connecting flights via Amsterdam, Paris and other popular European hubs will also be denied entry."

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