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Travelban, new rules and unexpected flying restrictions:

Latest country restrictions:

Total doses
given
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Other:
24/01/2020 Information for travelers about the new coronavirus.; (Available from media at least in February; exact dates difficult to find.)
More information
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Other:
With increasing travel; the basic hygiene measures become ever more important
More information
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Other:
Public gatherings with more than 500 people should not be held for the time being.;
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
18.6M
People fully
vaccinated
6.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
65.69%
Public Place:
Following rules apply throughout the Czech Republic to inpatient health care facilities and selected social services facilities: 05/03/21: All persons visiting health care facilities of inpatient care providers of health services; in social services facilities are obliged to wear an FFP2 class respirator (KN95) without an exhalation valve at all times (with exceptions - children under two years of age; etc.).
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Schools/Univercity closure:
17/03/2022 Higher education institutions and upper secondary schools in Sweden are now encouraged to conduct distance education. The new recommendation from the Swedish Public Health Agency aims to reduce the rate of spread of covid-19; 27/05/2021 For adults who study; it will be possible to return to teaching on site; gradually and with precautions taken; from 1 June.;
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
20.3M
People fully
vaccinated
6.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.26%
Public Place:
In Taxis and shared cars; people have to wear face mask. Same applies for cable cars; rack railways; coaches and indoor areas of excursion boats; this also applies to service providers where a 1 meter distance cannot be kept; pharmacies and in gastronomy for employees who have direct contact with customers - shop owners and employees have to wear a face mask.
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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
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Movement Restrictions:
On March 17th the Swedish Government decided to restrict non-essential travels to Sweden across an external border; meaning from other countries than the EU/EEA; except the UK or Switzerland. The decision is currently in effect until October 31st 2020; 23/10/2020 To mitigate the effects of the spread of the coronavirus; the government is extending the temporary entry ban until 22 December 2020. As before; the ban applies to all foreign citizens traveling to Sweden from countries other than EU countries; the United Kingdom; Norway; Iceland; Liechtenstein and Switzerland. Swedish citizens are not covered by the ban.
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
4.6M
People fully
vaccinated
2.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.60%
Public Place:
The MoH recommends all citizens to wear protective masks when visiting indoor and outdoor public places including when traveling with public transport.;
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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
20.3M
People fully
vaccinated
6.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.26%
Public Place:
Demonstrations: mandatory wearing of masks when a one meter distance cannot be kept.
More information
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Public Place:
Cultural and sports events are allowed to have a seated audience of maximum 300 persons. This applies if the participants sits alone or in pair and have at least 1 meter to the next participants. All counties in Sweden have however decided to restrict this type of events to maximum 8 persons; 14/06/2021 A division of audiences and visitors into separate sections can make it possible to carry out events with more participants than has been announced so far. The Swedish Public Health Agency has proposed this to the government. The rules on sectioning could be implemented when level 2...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Vaccination:
16/04/2021 A person who has been vaccinated with a first dose and allowed three weeks to pass can meet people from a few different households and even indoors. Spending time with people outside their smaller circle can mean that people both with and without risk factors as well as vaccinated and unvaccinated are included in the contact. There is also a risk that people who unknowingly carry the infection become part of it. Therefore; it is still important to think about protecting people in the social circle who are part of a risk group by following the advice on how...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
2.1M
People fully
vaccinated
848.5K
% Fully
vaccinated
63.98%
Public Place:
Masks recommended for people 0-65 indoors and outdoors if gatherings more than 50 and less than 100 people. For people 65+ masks recommended in any gatherings.
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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
29.6M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.65%
Public Place:
22/12/2021: The consultative committee recommends the use of FFP2 respirators for vulnerable persons.;
More information
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
72.37%
Movement Restrictions:
31/03/2021 The Government is extending both the ban on entry to Sweden from countries outside the EEA and the requirement for a negative covid test from EEA countries until 31 May.; UPDATE APRIL 12 2021: The Ministry for Foreign Affairs has extended the advice against unnecessary travel to all countries outside the EU / EEA / Schengen / United Kingdom. The travel advice is valid until 31 May 2021. The travel advice is extended due to the spread of the coronavirus and is valid until 31 May 2021. By unnecessary travel is meant visiting and tourist travel. From 31 March;...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
4.6M
People fully
vaccinated
2.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.60%
Public Place:
01/05/2020: Face masks in closed public places is mandatory; but in outdoor public spaces is no longer compulsory when a physical distance can be guaranteed.; 22/03/2021 In open air markets wearing face masks is compulsory.; 23/06/2021 Face masks are mandatory in closed public spaces and in open public spaces (if distance of 1;5 m is not ensured) is recommended with few exceptions (incl. kid up to 6 years of age).; 05/10/2021: face masks must be worn indoors at all times and outdoors if unable to maintain a distance of 1.5 m.
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None