Travel for English residents resumed following lockdown, using a traffic light system from mid-May 2021, but do the same rules apply for those in Wales? Wales is following the same traffic light system as England and the rest of the UK. A spokeswoman for the Welsh government previously said that while Wales is responsible for creating its own traffic light system for travel abroad, it is also aligned with the UK government. North Wales Getty ImagesRead next The most chilled-out places to visit in Ibiza Destinations The most chilled-out places to visit in IbizaCan I travel to England from Wales? Travel between England and Wales has been allowed since Monday 12 April 2021, following the strict lockdown at the start of the year.