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The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia

30 May 2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to take place in Russia 14 June – 15 July. The potential health risks will vary between individuals attending the World Cup depending on the amount of time spent in Russia, further travel around the country, onward travel to another destination and leisure pursuits.

See the fit for travel 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia advice page for useful travel health tips.