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Europe travel restrictions:

Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Movement Restrictions:
27/07/2021 All vaccinated persons and those that can present a certificate of a prior COVID-19 infection must present a negative PCR or antigen (rapid) test that is no more than 72 hours old before departure to Iceland. Unvaccinated individuals will continue to be required to present negative PCR test results no more than 72 hours old and undergo double PCR screening with a five-day quarantine in between.;16/08/2021 Vaccinated passengers with ties to Iceland must undergo PCR/Rapid testing within 48 hours of arrival in Iceland.; 25/02/2022 All public restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted; both domestically and at...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
13.2M
People fully
vaccinated
4.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.47%
Airline Updates:
Finnair will resume flights from Helsinki to Tokyo from 9 March; flights to China and South Korea remain canceled
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Quarantine:
On 25 January 2021; Iceland announced the introduction of COVID-19 Digital vaccine certificates. Those presenting such a certificate are exempt from official border restrictions and are therefore not obliged to undergo a screening. From 18 March 2021; the exemption from border measures for vaccinated individuals is extended to non-Schengen countries. Iceland has announced that from 1 May it will use the ECDC risk assessment colour code at the border. From that time travellers from low-risk areas (green and yellow) will be exempt from quarantine measures if they present a negative PCR result at the border. Since 16 February; a negative...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Public Place:
On 25 May the requirement to wear face masks will be relaxed; for example; it will be abolished in shops and workplaces. The requirement will apply only at events where guests or audience members are seated; i.e. at stage performances; in cinemas; in church; at sporting events and other similar gatherings. Face-masks must also be worn by those performing services where proximity is inevitable; such as hairdressing salons; massage facilities and similar places. Healthcare facilities may make more stringent demands regarding the use of face masks; 25/07/2021 A requirement to wear face masks is introduced indoors and where it is...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Vaccination:
The Icelandic government has announced that all those who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 will be allowed to travel to Iceland without being subject to border measures; such as testing and quarantine. The exemption also applies to those who can provide valid proof of prior infection. Documentation on prior infections must be in accordance with the requirements defined by the Chief Epidemiologist.; 03/09/2021 Passengers who have recently been infected with COVID-19 and can therefore present a positive result from a PCR test which is older than 14 days and more recent than 180 days old; are exempted from the...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Quarantine:
01/07/21 Quarantine rules changed so that those who have been vaccinated; or have a history of previous infection; do not have to quarantine. ; 29/10/21 Amended rules on quarantine and isolation take effect. Isolation may be shortened to up to 7 days if certain conditions are met; but quarantine may be reduced to no less than 5 days.; 30/12/2021 With the change in regulations; the isolation of individuals who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 is thus shortened to 7 days. If; on the other hand; the doctors of Landspítali's COVID-19 outpatient department consider it necessary to extend the isolation of...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Quarantine:
Ill persons should be alone in isolation (others in the household can be in quarantine in the same place but should limit contact with the person in isolation). Isolation for 10 days after the fever has passed; 30/12/2021 The quarantine period for those who test positive with the virus will be shortened to seven days.; 07/02/2022: The isolation period for Covid-infected individuals will be shortened from 7 days to 5 days but the isolation period may still be extended if a doctor considers it necessary.; 25/02/2022 All public restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted; as well as...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Movement Restrictions:
27/11/21 The Chief Epidemiologist for Iceland recommends that residents of Iceland avoid unnecessary travel to certain African countries (Botswana; Eswatini; Lesotho; Mozambique; Namibia; South Africa; Zimbabwe) and advises unvaccinated residents of Iceland against travel to COVID-19 risk areas unless strictly necessary. 25/02/2022 All public restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted; both domestically and at the border.;
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Public Place:
07/01/2022 It is not permitted to visit health care institutions; including nursing homes; except with the special permission of the relevant institution.; 25/02/2022 All public restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted.;
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Public Place:
13/11/2021 The general restriction on numbers will be 50 persons: That number does not include children born in 2016 and after. This means that no more than 50 persons are allowed to gather; neither indoors nor outdoors; in neither public nor private spaces. Exception: events with up to 500 persons may be held if all visitors born before 2015 and can present a negative result from a rapid test that must be no older than 48 hours.; 23/12/2021 Up to 50 seated guests may be accommodated in each compartment; all wearing masks and seated in numbered seats. In addition to...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
11.1M
People fully
vaccinated
4.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
80.81%
Public Place:
Subject to review in mid-February 2022; the wearing of face masks/coverings is recommended for children: a) aged 9 years and over on public transport; in retail and other indoor public settings as currently required for those aged 13 and over b) in third class and above in primary school; 28/02/2022: face masks are no longer mandatory but recommended on public transport and in healthcare settings.
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
11.1M
People fully
vaccinated
4.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
80.81%
Public Place:
29/06/2020: Face-coverings will be mandatory on public transport; and should also be worn in shops and any indoor places where social distancing is difficult. 24/08 The government made wearing of face coverings in shops and shopping centres mandatory. In public transport children under 13 do not have to apply.You should not share private vehicles with people from outside your household. If this is not possible; face coverings should be worn when sharing a vehicle. Face coverings must be worn by staff in customer facing roles where no other protective measures are in place e.g. protective screens and where physical distancing...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
77.82%
Public Place:
25/07/2021 Museums can admit 75% of the maximum number of allowed guests. Sports exercises and tournaments for children and adults will be allowed; with and without contact; with a maximum number of 100 people. Stage performances and comparable activities and functions are allowed with up to 100 persons on stage. Maximum number of guests will be 200 persons in each compartment; such as in cinema.; 28/08/2021 Museums are allowed to run at maximum capacity according to the conditions of their operating license subject to the 1 metre rule. The one metre rule will also cease to apply among spectators at...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
154.1M
People fully
vaccinated
53.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.38%
Public Place:
Festivals and standing concerts may resume on 30 Jun 2021 with a dedicated protocol: a) limit of 75% will apply indoors; while outdoors it will be 100% b) a health pass will be required from 1;000 spectators; whether for the outdoors or indoor concerts c) wearing a mask will be compulsory when the number of spectators is less than 1000; for events without compulsory health pass d) for events where the health pass will be in force; above 1;000 people; wearing a mask will not be compulsory but will remain recommended.; 03/01/2022 From January 3; 2022 and for 3 weeks;...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
190.7M
People fully
vaccinated
63.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
76.23%
Public Place:
From 8/03/2021 more relaxations were introduced. For instance; book shops; flower shops; gardening markets are allowed to reopen with restricting the number of customers and requiring to have a good hygiene concept. Following low incidence rates; non-essential shops have re-opened in many places; though certain measures still apply. ; 2/12/2021 The 2G rule applies nationwide regardless of the incidence of COVID-19 cases. Hence; only those who have been vaccinated and those who have recovered have access to shops; except those of daily needs. ; 21/12/2021 Additionally to the COVID-19 certificate of vaccination or infection; individuals should also provide a negative...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None