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Travelban, new rules and unexpected flying restrictions:

Latest country restrictions:

Total doses
given
805.5K
People fully
vaccinated
290.2K
% Fully
vaccinated
78.36%
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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Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
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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Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
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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Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
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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Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
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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Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
Schools/Univercity closure:
22/12/2021 The maximum number of people allowed in the same location is 50 persons in all school activities but children born in 2016 are exempt from the rule. Children born in 2006 or later do not have to wear a mask. Employees in nursery schools and day-care parents are not obliged to wear a mask interacting with children. Primary school teachers are allowed to take down the mask when the class is seated in the classroom. Students and teachers in upper secondary schools are allowed to take down the mask when the class is seated in the classroom. Mixing between...
More information
Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
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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Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
Public Place:
25/07/2021 Restaurants; bars etc. will close at 23:00 (places must be emptied before midnight) and the maximum number of guests will be 100 persons in each compartment. Alcoholic beverages shall be served to seated customers.; 28/08/2021 Restaurants are allowed to receive 200 customers in the same space. Guests’ seating order shall be recorded pursuant to the provisions of the regulation.; 15/09/2021 Restaurants licensed to serve alcohol may remain open until midnight; admitting up to 500 people and imposing the one-metre social distancing rules. All diners must be registered by name; ID No. and telephone number. Alcoholic beverages are to be...
More information
Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
78.36%
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...
More information
Masks
Mask may be required on some flights
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
604.2M
People fully
vaccinated
223M
% Fully
vaccinated
67.18%
Airline Updates:
United Airlines cuts 17 domestic routes in latest network shake-up.
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Masks
Masks are required in some regions and areas of the country
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Attestation Form required
Vaccination
Required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
18.4M
People fully
vaccinated
6.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.26%
Airline Updates:
Austrian Airlines schedules to reach 120 per cent of pre-Covid levels this summer.
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
3.5M
People fully
vaccinated
1.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
83.69%
Airline Updates:
Gulf Air to launch flights from Bahrain to Manchester, Milan, Nice and Rome (from 01JUN22).
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
7.3M
People fully
vaccinated
2.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
102.04%
Airline Updates:
Qatar Airways confirms grounded another A350 jet.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must download the 'Ehteraz' tracking app onto their phone prior to arrival
Health form
Passengers may be required to hold proof of hotel quarantine accommodation
Vaccination
Passengers must hold an original Covid-19 vaccination certificate, exemptions apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passengers may need to obtain authorization to travel issued by local government
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): LFT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT / ISO
Total doses
given
317.1K
People fully
vaccinated
154.1K
% Fully
vaccinated
54.79%
Airline Updates:
Latest News:
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR, rapid PCR, or rapid antigen test obtained within 3 days required
Quarantine
At least 4 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
A ‘Pre-arrival online Embarkation/Disembarkation Form’ must be completed 24 hours prior to travelling
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT
Total doses
given
12.3M
People fully
vaccinated
4.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.37%
Airline Updates:
Finnair “hardest hit” European airline by airspace closures, says CEO.
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Masks
Recommended in certain public areas and public transport
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None