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Travelban, new rules and unexpected flying restrictions:

Latest country restrictions:

Total doses
given
13.2M
People fully
vaccinated
4.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.77%
Other:
On December 15 the government announced that restrictions imposed on some municipalities would be extended to all remaining municipalities starting from December 16. Workplaces; both public and private; are strongly encouraged to ensure that employees who can carry out their work without physical attendance at the workplace do so. Government extends measure to 28/02/2021. 24/02/2021: measure extended.
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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
11M
People fully
vaccinated
4M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.17%
Public Place:
From 10 May 2021: Click and collect; in-store by appointment only; and outdoor retail can recommence. Personal services (hairdressers; barbers; beauticians) can reopen for customers with appointments only. From 17 May 2021: All remaining retail can reopen.
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
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Passenger Locator Form
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Health form
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Vaccination
Not 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
184.3M
People fully
vaccinated
63.4M
% Fully
vaccinated
76.02%
Public Place:
The federal government wants to equip more than 27 million citizens with well-protective FFP2 masks. The first masks should be handed out to people over 60 and risk groups before Christmas.
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COVID-19 test
Quarantine
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Vaccination
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Insurance
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
184.3M
People fully
vaccinated
63.4M
% Fully
vaccinated
76.02%
Public Place:
The federal government published guidelines for the Bundeslaender which seem to be legally responsible to put these measures in place. Visiting arrangements for hospitals; preventive and rehabilitation facilities; nursing homes and special forms of housing within the meaning of SGB IX; as well as similar facilities to restrict the visit in the above-mentioned institutions; as well as in universities; schools and kindergartens; unless their operation is completely terminated. On 4 December the government published a press release to enable safe visits to inpatient care facilities. In regions with high incidence rates; evidence of a current negative corona test is required...
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COVID-19 test
Quarantine
Passenger Locator Form
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Vaccination
Insurance
Insurance
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
5.3M
People fully
vaccinated
2.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
55.34%
Public Place:
a maximum of 50 persons may be present at professional and amateur artistic performances and programs and cinema screenings in strict compliance with all prescribed epidemiological measures and special recommendations and instructions of the Croatian Institute of Public Health
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
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
5.3M
People fully
vaccinated
2.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
55.34%
Public Place:
Ban on visits to users of accommodation services in social care institutions for the elderly and infirm.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
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
19M
People fully
vaccinated
6.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.26%
Latest News:
Latest News: Austrian government bans U.K. travelers from entering the country because of COVID-19 variant (Reuters, 25.05.2021). Travel and tourism will resume, hotels will reopen as authorities relax most of lockdown measures; entry requirements remain effective (Schengen Visa Info, 19.05.2021). Government plans to ease COVID-19 restrictions on 19 May; hotels, restaurants to reopen (Reuters, 23.04.2021). International Restrictions: *From within the EU: Travel from safe countries with low infection rates Travellers arriving from countries with low infection rates must either:be vaccinated;having recovered from COVID-19;provide a pre-departure PCR test (taken within 72 hours prior to arrival) or a rapid antigen test...
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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
19M
People fully
vaccinated
6.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.26%
Quarantine:
Self-isolation at own accommodation. Travel from countries with high infection rates Travellers arriving from Croatia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Sweden and Cyprus, Australia, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore and South Korea are not subject to the quarantine requirement if they either: are vaccinated;have recovered from COVID-19. If such proof cannot be provided, the person has to provide a negative test result or carry out a test within 24 hours after entry, and go into 10 days of quarantine. The quarantine can be ended from day 5 after entry (day of entry = 0) with a new negative test result.
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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
19M
People fully
vaccinated
6.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.26%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. *Travel from safe countries with low infection rates Travellers arriving from countries with low infection rates must either: be vaccinated; having recovered from COVID-19; provide a pre-departure PCR test (taken within 72 hours prior to arrival) or a rapid antigen test (taken within 48 hours prior to arrival), or carry out a test within 24 hours after entry. All EU and Schengen Associated Countries, with the exclusion of Croatia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Sweden and Cyprus, are currently considered low infection rate countries. *Travel from countries with high infection rates Travellers arriving from Croatia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Sweden...
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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
25.7M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Latest News:
Latest News: All passenger traffic from Brazil, India, South Africa to Belgium will be temporarily banned (Brussels Times, 27.04.2021). International Restrictions: *From within the EU: The Belgian Government has introduced a traffic light system of high, medium and low-risk regions. Belgium's classification is updated every Sunday and is valid from the Monday immediately following. It is based on the data and criteria communicated by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) every Thursday. Each country is given a colour code (red, orange, green). The measures applicable to travel to Belgium depend on the colour code assigned to each...
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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
25.7M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Quarantine:
Self-isolation at own accommodation All travellers who have been at least 48 hours in a "red" zone, and who will stay at least 48 hours in Belgium, must complete a 10-day mandatory quarantine. The quarantine period may be shortened by taking a second PCR test no less than 7 days after arrival. If the result of this test is negative, the period of quarantine can end.
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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
25.7M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. All travellers from a "red" zone, who are not resident in Belgium, are subject to the requirement for a pre-departure negative PCR test. The test must be taken within 72 hours before departure. All travellers from a "red" zone must also undergo a second test on day 7 of the mandatory quarantine. Residents of Belgium, returning from a "red" zone after a stay of more than 48 hours, must undergo a mandatory test on day 1 and day 7 of quarantine.
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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
4.5M
People fully
vaccinated
2.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.02%
Latest News:
Latest News: Bulgarian authorities imposes more stringent entry restrictions as well as ban for travelers from some COVID-19 highly affected third countries (Schengen Visa Info, 03.05.2021). International Restrictions: *From within the EU: Bulgaria adopts its own national classification of risk areas, hence travel restrictions for Bulgaria are not based on the common "EU Traffic Lights" map.All travellers, regardless of their citizenship and the country of origin, are allowed entry upon presentation of one of the following documents:a certificate of vaccination, with the last dose of vaccine administered at least 14 days before entrya document showing a positive test result (PCR or...
More information
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
4.5M
People fully
vaccinated
2.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.02%
Quarantine:
Self-isolation at own accommodation. Who do not present the negative result of a COVID-19 test, must complete a 10-day mandatory quarantine that may be ended upon the presentation of a document showing the negative result of a COVID-19 test performed within 24 hours from the entry. As of 1 May, travellers coming from India, Bangladesh, Brazil and some countries and territories in Africa are not allowed to enter Bulgaria, except Bulgarian citizens and permanent or long-term residents in the country (including their family members), to which a 10-day quarantine applies.
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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
4.5M
People fully
vaccinated
2.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.02%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. Bulgarian citizens, citizens of EU member states, Schengen countries and their family members are subject to the requirement for a pre-departure negative COVID-19 (PCR or antigen) test. The test must be taken within 72 hours (PCR) or 48 hours (antigen test) before departure.
More information
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