En De
Total doses
given
140.9M
People fully
vaccinated
48M
% Fully
vaccinated
80.97%
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None

Certification:

16.05.2022

COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country.

The Ministry of Health has introduced a second ordinance on 28 April 2022 regarding international travel to Italy. Its provisions are valid 1-31 May 2022:

• A basic Green Pass (either vaccination with an EMA-recognized vaccine, proof of recovery from COVID-19, or a negative COVID-19 test from the previous 48 hours) continues to be required for all travelers, regardless of country of origin, to enter Italy.

• A Passenger Locator Form (PLF) is no longer required to enter Italy.

Entering this country from outside an EU Member State or Schengen Associated country.

href="https://www.protezionecivile.gov.it/en/notizia/form-all-information-ukrainian-citizens-arriving-italy-now-online">Useful information on health requirements and support is available in Ukrainian, Russian, English and Italian.

Note: as of 1 March, the same rules as for travel from EU and Schengen Associated countries will apply.

Document checklist

Travellers must provide all the following documents: 1. A valid 'EU Digital COVID Certificate' (EUDCC), or documents equivalent to the 'EU Digital COVID Certificate'. Details in the sections below.

Holders of 'EU Digital Covid Certificates' (EUDCC), or documents equivalent to the 'EU Digital COVID Certificate', can enter Italy without being subject to quarantine, if their EUDCC contains one of the following:

Proof of full vaccination;

Proof of recovery from COVID-19. Validity: 180 days (6 months) from the first positive swab.

Note: to access public places in Italy, certificates with a full primary vaccination series are valid for 6 months. Please, consult the Measures section for further details A negative result to a pre-departure molecular test (valid 72 hours) or to a rapid antigen test (valid 48 hours).

Entering this country without the EU Digital COVID certificate or with a certificate not compliant with national requirements: travellers who do not hold the documents requested must self-isolate for 5 days, at the address indicated on the Passenger Locator Form, and perform an antigen or molecular test at the end of the self-isolation period.

Children younger than 6 are exempt from pre-departure testing requirements and from the obligation to self-isolate.

Children aged 6 or older must respect the same rules foreseen for adults.

These rules are valid until 31 May 2022.

26.05.2021

COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country.

All travellers are subject to the requirement for a pre-departure negative COVID-19 test. The test must be taken within 48 hours prior to arrival. Accepted test: molecular (PCR) and antigenic. Children aged 2 and under are exempted.

All persons travelling to Italy from any foreign location are required to provide a self-declaration to the carrier or, upon request, to law enforcement officers. Furthermore, travellers are asked to inform the Local Health Authority as soon as they enter the Italian territory.

*ravellers from third-countries are required to take a Covid-19 test within 72 hours prior to entry.

*Specific requirements for India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka:nEntry to Italy from India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka is banned except for persons either resident in Italy since before 29 April 2021 or expressly authorised by the Ministry of Health.

Persons entering Italy who visited or transited through India, Bangladesh or Sri Lanka between 15 and 28 April 2021, even if they do not show symptoms of Covid-19, need to inform the local health authority, take a swab test (molecular or antigenic), self-isolate for a period of 10 days and take another swab test.