International Pet Travel Services To England

Our team of experienced in-house pet travel consultants, partnering vets and pet handlers, provide industry leading pet transport services from New Zealand to England. From managing vaccinations, to booking your pets airline travel departure, we can help transport your pet to any location across the UK including but not limited to London, Manchester and Edinburgh. Ensuring your pet has a safe, comfortable and stress-free travel is our top priority, giving you the freedom to focus on your move. To organise a quote fill out our international pet travel form or get in touch with our team on 0800 311 742 to learn more.


How Do Our New Zealand International Pet Transport Services Work?

How We Can Assist With Your International Pet Move

Our Pet Travel Consultants:

• Find out all about your pet and their personality, any special requirements and travel history. They are all treated as VIPs – very important pets!
• Provide expert advice on preparing and moving your pets to England and quarantine and customs requirements
• Decide on the best sized travel crate to ensure your pet travels requirements, including a stay dry fleece mat
• Arrange for your pet’s travel crate to be delivered to your home prior to your relocation
• Book your pet on the most direct flight to England
• Can arrange door-to-door pet transport service
• Prepare your pet’s personalised itinerary


Our Partnering Vets:

  • Are experts in international pet transport and can provide dogs and cats with all the required treatments they need to travel to England
  • Will ensure all documents and treatments for overseas pet travel are carried our accurately to meet government requirements
  • Our partnering vets are on staff to ensure your pet is healthy and fit for their journey
  • We provide pet travel updates to keep you informed for complete peace of mind
  • All vets are accredited – which is required to clear you pet for international travel
  • Our partnering vets will also take care of all vaccination requirements and carry these out at your home at a time that is most convenient
  • On the day of the flight our vets will conduct a final health check, making sure your pet is healthy and ready to fly


Our Pet Handlers:

  • Can come to your house to personally and professionally fit your pet to the perfect sized crate (in local areas) prior to your pet’s departure date
  • Will take care of your pet on the day of travel, giving them plenty of love, attention and walks
  • We will also handle the checking in process at the airport
  • When they arrive at their final destination, we can also complete the customs requirements for you and deliver them to your new home


Our Transit Lounge:

  • Jetpets Auckland Transit Lounge allows for priority pet check in
  • Allows you easy access and parking on site
  • Your pet will be able to have a stretch and relax out of their travel crate before and/or after their flight
  • Provide peace of mind knowing that our pet handlers will take care of your pet if their flight is delayed or cancelled
  • Our partnering vets make regular visits to our Transit Lounge to make life easy for you and your fur baby

What Happens At The Airport?


  • The captain of the aircraft is aware that your loved one is on board their flight
  • The captain will set the temperature to approx. 18 degrees Celsius so that the animals are comfortable
  • The cabin is dimly lit so that your loved one can see what is going on around them
  • What we feel and hear in the cabin of the plane is the same as what animals experience (except in a travel crate they have much more legroom than us!)

Frequently Asked Questions About International Pet Transport to England

Q: Can I Bring A Dog Or Cat To England From New Zealand?

Yes, you can, you just need to follow a few important rules. Your pet will need to be microchipped, hold a pet passport or third-country official veterinary certificate, have a valid vaccination against rabies and other requirements. Jetpets can provide you with all the advice you need for your pet to travel to England, including ensuring that all documents, vetwork and treatments are accurately completed, to ensure an easy and stress-free experience.

Q: How Much Does It Cost To Transport A Pet To England From New Zealand?

There are many factors that contribute to pet transport prices such as flight route, destination, size, weight and level of service for example. Each quote from our team can be made to be all-inclusive with no hidden costs or surprises. We follow strict internal and external policies to ensure your pet’s comfort and safety during travel. Therefore, our pet transport prices already include full-service provisions such as organising comfort stops for your pet along their journey and collecting your pet from the airport should there be a flight delay or cancellation. For more information please submit an international request a quote form.

Q: Is There A Quarantine For Dogs And Cats Arriving In England?

As long as your pet has fulfilled all of the import requirements, they will not need to go into quarantine. All vaccinations and quarantine requirements will be completed by Jetpets prior to your pets flight.

Q: Do Dogs Need Passports In England?

To travel from New Zealand to the UK, your dog won’t need to have a pet passport. However, you will need to get an official veterinary certificate from an authorised vet, amongst other supporting documents. If you plan to travel to or within the EU after arriving in the UK, you will need to get a pet passport upon arrival.