Check if you need a test
You must test negative for coronavirus before you travel from the UK to:
Check FCDO travel advice for any country you’re planning to enter.
You must take the test before you leave the UK. You’ll need to show your certificate of proof of a negative test at the UK and EU border, as well as to the carrier.
You must do this if you’re:
a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) driver or HGV crew
a van or other light goods vehicle (LGV) driver
It applies to both UK and non-UK drivers.
If you test negative, you’ll get a certificate of proof. You’ll need to show this before you can leave the UK.
You can get a free coronavirus test if you’re a professional coach driver who is driving abroad for work.
See the full guidance here.