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Airlines Updates

Published on 23.06.2020
Air Greenland postpones flights to Copenhaguen for 03SEP20

Published on 08.06.2020

Air Greenland resumes two-way Kangerlussuaq – Copenhagen traffic from mid-June 2020

 

Published on 20.05.2020
Travel between Greenland and Denmark with Air Greenland will begin on 1 June.

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Open for travel from Greenland
Crossing Rules
  • Passengers are not permitted to enter Greenland.
  • This does not apply to nationals and residents of Denmark, Greenland, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea (South), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, or passengers travelling from Blekinge, Kronoberg or Västerbotten counties in Sweden, provided holding a coronavirus test result done within 5 days prior to their travel proving that they are free of novel coronavirus and have completed the Personal Locator Form prior to travel. The form can be accessed here.
  • Passengers who have been in a country not listed below in the past 14 days must quarantine on arrival in Greenland for 14 days or until they receive a negative Covid-19 RT-PCR test result: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea (South), Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Spain, Thailand, and United Kingdom.
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Quarantine

Self-isolation at own accommodation.
Effective July 21, travelers are not required to self-quarantine upon arrival in Greenland or re-test for COVID-19 after arrival.

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Certification

COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country.
All travelers to Greenland require proof of a negative COVID-19 test result within five days prior to travel to Greenland. They must also complete a “Sumut” form prior to entry, containing their travel itinerary and lodging details in Greenland. That form can be found on the Greenlandic government COVID-19 information page: [https://sumut2020.gl/Instructions/EditInstructions]

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Vaccination

Yellow fever (2013)
Country requirement at entry: no
WHO vaccination recommendation: no

  • Greenland *****International Restrictions:
    Arriving passengers who are residents in Greenland: Must provide an email confirming a completed Sumut form; Must be COVID-19 tested via Rigshospitalet. Arriving passengers who are residents outside of Greenland must provide an email confirming a completed Sumut form and must provide documentation of a negative test result which must have been performed a maximum of five days prior to the departure [https://www.nun.gl/Emner/English/Travel_to_Greenland?sc_lang=da]. PCR test must be taken in Denmark at the Rigshospitalet.
    Effective May 5, commercial air tickets to travel out of Greenland are available for purchase from Air Greenland. A ban on commercial trans-Atlantic flights and ferry service to Greenland – imposed on March 20 – was extended from April 30 to June 15. Beginning June 15 Greenland will allow 600 passengers per week to enter the country. All travelers will require proof of a negative COVID-19 test result within five days prior to travel to Greenland. Additionally, all travelers will be required to self-quarantine upon arrival and re-test for COVID-19 five days after arrival. Those with a negative COVID-19 test five days after arrival will be permitted to end their quarantine. The ban on commercial flight and ferry services within Greenland – imposed on March 20 – was lifted on April 25. The Greenlandic government continues to recommend, however, that all internal travel in Greenland be limited. A ban on travel between Nuuk and two outlying settlements – imposed on March 21, and scheduled to be in effect through April 30 – was lifted on April 22. The Greenlandic government continues to recommend, however, that all internal travel in Greenland be limited [https://nun.gl/Emner/English/Fakta_om_COVID19?sc_lang=da]

    *****Inernal Resrictions:
    A ‘stay at home’ advice is directed at everybody, including children, arriving in Greenland after 16 March 2020. Newly arrived people are recommended to stay at home for two weeks as from the date of arrival. The authorities may grant exemptions to people performing critical functions in the healthcare sector, with the police, in the armed forces or other functions critical to society. Prevention measures such as social distancing and washing hands frequently are advised.

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    28.06.2020
  • Greenland Travel between Greenland and Denmark with Air Greenland will begin on 1 June. International links will remain suspended until 1 June as well as entry of foreign citizens.

    21.05.2020
  • Greenland Travel between Greenland and Denmark has reopened from 25 April. Both Air Greenland and Air Iceland Connect have reopened.
    International links however will remain suspended until 1 June as well as entry of foreighn citizens.

    10.05.2020
  • Source [https://dk.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/security-and-travel-information/covid-19-information/]
    [https://pandemic.internationalsos.com/2019-ncov/ncov-travel-restrictions-flight-operations-and-screening]
    [https://nun.gl/Emner/English/Fakta_om_COVID19?sc_lang=da]
    [https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/denmark]
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