Gestation Calculator

This calculator has been designed to give you an idea of the treatment options available to you*. If you decide to have an abortion with Marie Stopes UK, one of our nurses will give a more approximate gestation date during your appointment by way of a scan.
*Please note that this online calculator will only give you an estimated gestation based on the details you have provided.

Please select the first day of your last menstrual period.



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Travel advice & tips coming from Ireland

If you decide to travel to the UK to receive treatment with Marie Stopes UK, you will need to plan your travel and in some cases accommodation arrangements.

We understand that it can be financially challenging to plan this journey and hope the information below might help you. We have collected are few tips to help you save money when you plan your journey as well as key information to bear in mind depending on which treatment you’ll receive.

Do I need to be accompanied to my appointment?

If you have not been pregnant for 18 weeks, you may not need to be accompanied. Please see our page for more details.

If you are 18 weeks pregnant or over you MUST be accompanied by a responsible adult. This can be a relative or friend who lives in England and who can meet you after your treatment. It may also be someone who will travel with you from Ireland or Northern Ireland. 

How long may I have to stay in England?

Depending on the treatment option you will receive, you may be able to fly back on the same day as your treatment or may have to stay in the UK for 1 night. To find out more details about how long you may have to stay in the UK, please visit our how long will I need to stay page

Where our centres and clinics are in the UK

Free transportation to Marie Stopes UK: Picking you up from the Airport or Ferry port to the Clinic or Centre

If you are travelling from the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland to a Marie Stopes UK Centre or Clinic for your consultation and treatment, we will arrange and cover the cost for a taxi to pick you up from the airport and take you to your appointment. Please call us to find out more details.

Cheap flights to the UK

There are a number of airlines that fly from Ireland to UK cities, including Ryanair and Aer Lingus. It is usually less expensive to fly during the week than at weekends. 

It is very important that you co-ordinate your flight with your appointment. You can check available flights but make sure you do not book a flight until you have made an appointment for your treatment. 

Need to talk about your options?

Our specialist staff are on hand 24/7 to offer expert advice and support – from your initial consultation to treatment aftercare.

Call us now on on 0345 300 3737 (callers from Northern Ireland) or 1 800 200 374 (Free phone for callers from the Republic of Ireland) or email services@mariestopes.org.uk