Important information for our customers who travel with P&O ferries

Important information

 

For our customers who travel with P & O ferries from Hull to Zeebrugge

and those who take the train from Brugge to Ostend:

 

The train stops in the centre of Oostende.

British Tobacco Discount is opposite the Railway Station.

 

The pick up / drop off point in Brugge has changed.

This location is called Bargeplein and is located only 300 metres away

from te original site at Bruges Central Station.

 

Follow the sign Station. Only a few minutes walk

Public transport to Bruges Central Station (1 min.)

A bus passes every 10 minutes

Bus services: De Lijn

 

Martine

How to pay ?

Try to pay with English Pounds.
All our prices on our website/shop are in Pounds, if paying in Euro's, you loose always on the exchange rate.

 

  • Pay by Creditcard.
  • If you pay by card then we have to charge you the official Europrice which is printed on the packet.
  • Your bank will convert the Euro's back into pounds, and that's were you loose again a bit on the exchange.
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  • We advice you to bring plenty of cash Sterling with you when you do your channel shopping.
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  • We accept :   

    NOTE: If paying by card, we need the passportnumber of the cardholder.
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The prices quoted in pounds  £  are indicative and may be modified at any time in the shop.
This is due to a price increase and/or exchange rate changes.

Online orders

At our online shop you can select all your products you need simply by adding them to your cart.
The total price of your selection can be viewed at all times.
 

Save time by submitting your order so that your products will be ready to pick up at the shop.
All orders must be picked up in our shop and payed in full.
All order placed on the site, that aren't picked up will be discarded

 

We don't ship Tobacco or Cigarettes to the UK.
As it is not allowed in the EU, we can't send any cigarettes or tobacco's by post, even not small quantities.

How much can I take back?

from EU countries

When arriving into the UK from an EU country you can bring in an unlimited amount of most goods.

For excise goods such as alcohol and tobacco, there are no restrictions,

as long as they’re for your own use.

 

You don’t pay duty or tax on goods you bring in from the European Union (EU) as long as you:

  • transport them yourself
  • will use them yourself or give them away as a gift
  • have paid duty and tax in the country where you bought them

 

Customs checks

If a customs officer thinks you may be bringing in goods to sell, they may stop you to make checks and ask:

  • the type and quantity of goods you’ve bought
  • why you bought them
  • how you paid for them
  • how often you travel
  • how much you normally smoke or drink
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Although there are no limits to the alcohol and tobacco you can bring in from EU countries, you’re more likely to be asked questions if you have more than the amounts below.

Type of goods Amount
Cigarettes 800
Cigars 200
Cigarillos 400
Tobacco 1kg
Beer 110 litres
Wine 90 litres
Spirits 10 litres
Fortified wine (eg sherry, port) 20 litres

 

 

hmrc.gov.uk/customs

 

UKBA guidelines are simply guidelines and not limits !