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Travelban, new rules and unexpected flying restrictions:

Latest country restrictions:

Total doses
given
95.8M
People fully
vaccinated
40.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
85.49%
Vaccination:
The EU Digital COVID Certificate (available as of 1 July 2021) provides proof that a person has either: Proof of full vaccination. Validity: between 14 and 270 days after the last scheduled dose of the primary vaccination series was administered. After 270 days, vaccination certificates must include a booster dose. Only vaccines authorised by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the World Health Organization (WHO) will be accepted for travellers from non-EU and non-Schengen countries. Certificates with other vaccines will also be accepted if the last dose was administered with an authorised vaccine.
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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
95.8M
People fully
vaccinated
40.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
85.49%
Quarantine:
There is no mandatory quarantine for travellers, but PCR is required. All travellers coming from countries and areas considered at risk must present a document certifying vaccination, recovery from COVID-19 or a negative result to an active infection diagnostic test (AIDT). The list of countries/areas at risk is updated every 7 days. Citizens of non-EU and non-Schengen Associated countries can enter Spain only if they belong to one of the categories listed by the Ministry of Health. Entry Rules for the Canary Islands are available at hellocanaryislands.com
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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
151.8M
People fully
vaccinated
53.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.32%
Public Place:
Facemask no longer compulsory outdoors from the 17th of June. Wearing a mask remains mandatory outdoors in situations where the rules of distancing cannot be applied. The rules in force today for wearing masks indoors remain unchanged at this stage: offices; shops; public services; indoor shows; etc; 04/10/2021: EXCEPTION - end of the obligation to wear a mask in primary schools in the departments where the incidence rate is less than 50 per 100;000 inhabitants for at least 5 days.; 28/12/2021 Wearing a mask is compulsory from the age of 6 indoors in all establishments open to the public; it...
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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
151.8M
People fully
vaccinated
53.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.32%
Public Place:
11/05/2020: mask wearing compulsory in public transport for passengers from 11 years. ; 20/07/2020: Face mask are now mandatory in all closed public spaces.
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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
36.1M
People fully
vaccinated
12M
% Fully
vaccinated
68.08%
Movement Restrictions:
There is still the general travel ban for countries outside the EU/EEA countries which started 18 March 2020. ; 1/07/2020: the Netherlands lifted the travel ban for travellers who reside permanently in the following countries: Algeria; Australia; Canada; Georgia; Japan; Montenegro; Morocco; New Zealand; Rwanda; Serbia; South Korea; Thailand; Tunisia; Uruguay. For travellers from China; the entry ban will be lifted as soon as the country also allows EU citizens.; 08/07/2020: The Netherlands reintroduced a travel ban for Serbia and Montenegro.; 27/07/2020: exceptions have been made for people from third countries in a long-term relationship (at least 3 months regular...
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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
569.8K
People fully
vaccinated
257.3K
% Fully
vaccinated
10.77%
Quarantine:
Quarantine requirement at government designated site- subject to vaccine status and PCR test. Before arrival, passengers must have a confirmed quarantine hotel reservation for 5 days. The hotel must be listed here: https://voyageurs.assistcovid19.ga/home. This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years old; passengers with a diplomatic passport; or passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated. All passengers must complete a ‘COVID-19 Registration’ form before departure. The form can be found at https://www.libreville-aeroport.com/en/covid-registration/ or on occasion available at the airport. If a COVID-19 test taken at the airport is positive, then passengers are required...
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Total doses
given
569.8K
People fully
vaccinated
257.3K
% Fully
vaccinated
10.77%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification subject to special conditions. All passengers travelling to Gabon must present a valid negative polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test no older than 72 hours and 3 days or a valid COVID-19 vaccination certificate for entry into Gabon.
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
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Total doses
given
569.8K
People fully
vaccinated
257.3K
% Fully
vaccinated
10.77%
Vaccination:
on-vaccinated passengers are required to self-isolate for 5 days in designated hotels at their own expense whilst the COVID-19 test is being processed. Passports will be retained by the immigration authorities during this time and returned after successful completion of the isolation time. If the COVID-19 test is negative, passengers will be able to leave quarantine and issued a test certificate, which is valid for 14 days and can be renewed at the end of this period after another test is undertaken. Holders of vaccination certificates still have to undergo the compulsory testing but can self-isolate in the facility of...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
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Total doses
given
13.2M
People fully
vaccinated
4.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.05%
Other:
Guidance for pregnancy and childbirth has been revised.
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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
4.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.05%
Other:
The National Board of Health: Increased activity in the municipal health service and updating of guidelines for general practice and specialist medical practice.
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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
16.8M
People fully
vaccinated
8.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
42.42%
Movement Restrictions:
09/03/2020: Any flights from Italy are suspended. Travelers returning from red areas are quarantined. 16/03/2020: Border closure; land borders with: Bulgaria; Hungary; Moldova and Ukraine. From 18/03/20 by decree; all flights for passengers to and from Italy and Spain are suspended for 14 days (with exception of humanitarian or medical flights). 25/03/2020: all commercial flights from France and Germany are suspended for 14 days. 5/4/2020: Military ordinance - all passenger flights from Austria; Belgium; Switzerland; United States; United Kingdom; the Netherlands; Turkey and Iran are suspended. 5/UPDATE: flights are allowed from green countries starting with 15/06/2020 (list of countries regularly...
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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
12.1M
People fully
vaccinated
4.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.61%
Movement Restrictions:
27/01/2021: To limit the risk of import infection; the government has further tightened foreigners' access to Norway. In principle; only foreigners residing in Norway are given the opportunity to enter Norway. This also applies to EEA citizens. Mandatory testing; entry registration; quarantine; and quarantine hotels will continue to apply to those who are exempt from entry restrictions and who may enter Norway. Entry registration can be found further down on this page. 19th February: travel abroad is not recommended; 28/02/2021: To limit the risk of import infection; the government has further tightened foreigners' access to Norway. In principle; only foreigners...
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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
12.1M
People fully
vaccinated
4.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.61%
Movement Restrictions:
Open for entry from residents in Schengen and EAA starting 15 July with exceptions for countries with high infection rates.; 27/01/2021: In order to limit the risk of spreading the significantly more contagious variant of the coronavirus; the government is tightening restrictions on foreigners' access to Norway. In principle; only foreigners residing in Norway will have the opportunity to enter Norway.
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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
142.8M
People fully
vaccinated
48M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.26%
Movement Restrictions:
MoH announced suspension of flights from Bangladesh for 7 days. ; 10/7/2020 - Moh announces closure of borders for 13 high-risk countries: Armenia; Bahrein; Bangladesh; Brasil; Bosnia Herzegovina; Chile; Kuwait; Nrth Macedonia; Moldova; Oman; Panama; Peru; Dominican Republic. ; 24/07/2020 Except for residents of Algeria; Australia; Canada; Georgia; Japan; Morocco; New Zealand; Rwanda; Republic of Korea; Thailand; Tunisia; and Uruguay non-EU and extra Schengen travel restricted to necessities only (work; study; health need). ; 31/07/2020 - List of countries allowed to travel to/from Italy with no restrictions extended to Australia; Canada; Georgia; Japan; Morocco; New Zealand; Rwanda; South Korea; Thailand;...
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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
2.9M
People fully
vaccinated
1.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
70.57%
Movement Restrictions:
17/03/2020: The international carriage of passengers by air through airports; ports; buses and railways to prohibit the movement of persons and vehicles through airports; ports; rail and road crossing points at the external borders of the European Union; as well as at border crossing points for local border traffic; with the exception of freight.
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None