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Europe COVID 19 Flight Restrictions

Albania

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Humanitarian, Cargo, Tech Stop, Repatriation, Tourism/Leisure.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Starting Sept. 7, all travelers to Albania will need to present either a certificate of full COVID-19 vaccination, a certificate indicating recovery from the virus within the last six months, a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before arrival, or a negative rapid antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before arrival. 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Health screening
  • Body temperature check, interview, and pass through disinfection tunnel (0.2% Hydrogen Peroxide diluted water)
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info (i.e. link or contact info): Awaiting Information
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Quarantine required only for passengers showing clear signs of COVID-19, they will be tested first. The airport medical team will assess the conditions and depending on the symptoms, the pax will be sent to hospital or just be told to stay at home or at the passenger place of his /her choice for 14 days.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Vaccine certificate accepted for entry. 

Austria

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted. 

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, effective 01 Jul 21, invitation letter or meeting confirmation will not be required.
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops, Family, Medical, Tourism/Leisure
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, Pre-Travel Clearance
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, molecular biological test taken within 72 hours of arrival time/or antigen not older the 48 hours upon arrival. Travelers from Cyprus, the Netherlands and Spain must use a PCR test (other tests will not be accepted) for entry. 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, (this could be an option for entry) either upon or after arrival within 24 hours 
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No 
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes​
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, online Pre-Travel Clearance form: ​​https://entry.ptc.gv.at
    • Austria’s Contact Tracing App
  • Health Insurance: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required?: Yes, unvaccinated travelers must register with authorities prior to arrival and self-isolate for 10 days, but can be shortened by taking second molecular biological test / antigen test at the earliest on fifth day after entry and test result is negative.
  • Business travelers are also exempt from the quarantine requirement if they can provide proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to arrival​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No vaccine​​​ required
    • With proof of vaccination or past infection and recovery, testing and self isolation can be avoided.
 

Belarus

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, negative PCR COVID-19 test taken (6 years and older) no more than 72 hours. No other tests will be accepted.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • Website resources:

Belgium

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.  

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes 
  • Types of flights allowed: Tech Stops, Business, Ambulance, Diplomatic, Military​.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes
  • Age 6 years and older must have negative COVID-19 Test result taken within 72 hours of departure if arriving from a Red zone. Exempt if your main residence is in Belgium.
  • Unvaccinated travelers from red zone locations, or areas with a high risk of infection, within the EU must present a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours prior to arrival, or a certificate of recovery from within the previous 180 days. 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes
  • Passenger without a vaccination/recovery certificate returning from a red-zone location within the EU and Passenger returning from red-zone location outside the EU will need to get a COVID-19 test on day one and seven after arrival and self-isolate if they test positive.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes,
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes,
    • Travelers who have stayed in the Red zone for more than 48 hours must quarantine. Quarantine can be ended with negative PCR test taken on day 7.
    • USA business travelers with invitation letters do not have to quarantine. USA leisure travelers will quarantine until after result of Covid-19 test taken on day 1 or day 2.
    • Did you receive a text message? If so, you are a high-risk contact. You must quarantine. 
    • Get tested on day 1 and day 7 of quarantine. If test is positive, quarantine for 10 days. You will receive a code for this by text message.
    • What if you didn’t receive a text message? You do not have to quarantine.​
    • Belgian officials also enforce additional quarantine protocols for arrivals from the UK and South America. Travelers from these regions must complete a 10-day quarantine and take COVID-19 PCR tests on the first and seventh days of the quarantine.​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required. Vaccines certificates (completed in USA) are not valid to enter Belgium. Travelers originating from Green zone with proof of a vaccine certificate approved by EMA, including USA CDC, is exempt from pre-arrival Covid-19 test.
    • Vaccinated travelers arriving from red locations within the EU may enter without restrictions; the same applies to travelers with a recovery certificate. Travelers from green and orange locations may enter without restrictions.
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Bosnia

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops, Cargo, Humanitarian, Repatriation, Tourism
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, negative COVID-19 PCR not older than 48 hrs prior to entry from European Countries if from other countries 72 hours prior. 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew / Pax: Passenger Locator Form handed in upon arrival
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Vaccinated travelers that have proof of full vaccination are allowed if the vaccination certificate for a person who received a second dose of COVID-19 vaccine more than 1 day before the day of arrival at the border crossing of Bosnia and Herzegovina or was vaccinated with one dose before 14 days and more than the day of arrival at the border crossing of Bosnia and Herzegovina, if it is a vaccine that is given in a single dose, certificate issued by a doctor that he has overcome the disease COVID-19 in the past period from the 14th to the 180th day from the day of arrival at the border crossing of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • Country website resources:

Bulgaria

Sept. 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No, As of 12 Sep US is in Red List
  • Types of flights allowed: Humanitarian/Cargo, Repatriation, Business, Leisure and Tech Stops
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Requirements: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing Required: Yes-Proof of negative result from a PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival or antigen test taken not more than 48 hours before arrival with a negative result.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon / After Arrival: No – Exception: Travelers entering from any African country, require a COVID-PCR test at the end of 10 day self-isolation.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew /Pax?: Yes- Health form are required for entry. Form can be found at https://www.iata.org/contentassets/07a397c1164d45e794c22949c75a95ac/public-health-passenger-locator-form.pdf 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No
    • All travelers entering from any African country must self-isolate for at least 10 days upon their arrival. These persons must take a COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test at the end of the 10 days; the self-isolation ends if the test is negative.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required 
    • With a vaccine documentation or documentation that the passenger has recovered from COVID-19 there is no need to get a pre-arrival test and there is no quarantine.
    • Certificate of vaccination against COVID-19, provided at least 14 days have passed since the administration of the second dose.
    • A positive result from a COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test taken at least 15 days and no more than 180 days before arrival are also exempted from pre-arrival test and quarantine.
  • Country website resources:

Croatia

Sept. 13, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, proof of economic interest is needed for Business reasons, letter of invitation/meeting.​ If reason for travel is tourism then confirmation of hotel, villa or residence is required. Confirmation of boarding a yacht will have to be check if permissible with the Police at this time. 
  • Types of flights allowed: Tourism, Business, Tech Stops
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes 
  • COVID-19 Pre Testing for Arrival Required?: Yes
    • A PCR (< 72 hours) or Rapid Antigen COVID-19 test (< 48 hours) is required for arrival.
    • Exemption: Persons who posses certificates of vaccination, seafarers and transport workers, diplomats, staff of international organizations, persons traveling for urgent reasons, passengers in transit, and patients traveling for necessary health reasons may enter without a test. ​
    • Children under twelve years of age traveling accompanied by a parent / guardian are exempt from the obligation to present a negative test result and to self-isolate if the parents / guardians have a negative PCR or RAT test result, i.e. if they have a certificate of vaccination against COVID-19 or proof of having recovered from COVID-19.​
    • Due to worsen the epidemiological situation in the India, United Kingdom, Cyprus and the Russian Federation, as an additional measure for all persons coming from these countries, a negative test for SARS-CoV-2 performed in the home country is required before entering the territory of the Republic of Croatia, regardless of vaccination status.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon / After arrival?: Yes, if entered with Rapid Antigen Test and staying longer than 10 days, the RAT must be repeated within ten days.​
  • Pre –Departure COVID-19 Test Required?: Awaiting information.
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/ Pax: Yes, fill in announcement form at https://entercroatia.mup.hr/. PLF form is required for all travelers that visit Croatia and will be collected on arrival by the handler. This includes Croatian residents and citizens and EU and third country nationals.​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Perform PCR or rapid antigen testing on SARS-CoV-2 immediately upon arrival in the Republic of Croatia (at their own expense), with the obligation to stay in self-isolation until the arrival of a negative test result. If testing cannot be performed, a measure of self-isolation is determined for a period of ten (10) days.​ Permitted travelers arriving from Brazil, South Africa, or Zanzibar (Tanzania) are required to present a negative PCR test taken within the previous 48 hours and self-isolate for 14 days; isolation can be ended early following a negative test taken on day seven of isolation.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required 
  • Persons who posses certificates of vaccination may enter without a negative COVID-19 test. (With the exception of travelers from United Kingdom, Cyprus and the Russian Federation, as an additional measure for all persons coming from these countries, a negative test for SARS-CoV-2 performed in the home country is required before entering the territory of the Republic of Croatia, regardless of vaccination status).
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Cyprus

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted. 

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of Flights Allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, Special Permit, Cyprus Flight Pass form can be found at: https://cyprusflightpass.gov.cy/ complete 48 hours prior to departure
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: COVID-19 Pre-testing Requirements: Yes, negative PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours and must be uploaded to Cyprus Flight Pass.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival?: Yes, travelers to Cyprus from countries on the Red list must take a PCR test on arrival; persons who have received two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine and those who have recovered from the virus in the past 6 months are exempt. Unvaccinated travelers must take PCR test every 7 days.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? Yes
  • Health Forms Required for Crew/Pax?: Yes, Cyprus Flight Pass form can be found at: https://cyprusflightpass.gov.cy/ complete 48 hours prior to departure
  • Insurance requirements to cover COVID-19 expenses: Not at this time.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, permitted travelers from countries on the Grey list will quarantine for 14 days; they can take a PCR test on day 7 and must upload the negative result to CyprusFlightPass platform.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required?: Not required, For Northern Cyprus, Kindly check info at bottom in general restrictions.
  • Vaccination certificate will be accepted as an additional facilitator for travel for persons traveling from ΕU member states, member countries of the European Economic Area (including Norway Iceland and Lichtenstein), Armenia, Bahrain, Belarus, Canada, Egypt, Georgia, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and United States, China (including Hong Kong and Macau) and Gibraltar.
  • All vaccines which have been approved by the European Medicines Agency, and the vaccines Sputnik V and Sinopharm (BBIBP COVID-19) are considered authorized.
  • Vaccinated travelers will not be required to undergo any tests to visit Cyprus, irrespective of color-categorization of their country of departure. Moreover, they will not be placed in quarantine. This is valid from the date that both doses of a vaccine have been administered, with the exception of the one dose vaccine Johnson and Johnson, where the facilitation will be valid two weeks after its administration.   

Czech Republic

Sept. 13, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, for nonessential travel reasons as of 30 June 21. 
  • Types of flights allowed: Repatriation, Business, Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Cargo, Tourism
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours prior to arrival. Travelers from green or orange countries can opt to take an antigen test taken no more than 24 hours before departure or within five days of arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Health screenings on arrival are likely. Travelers from red and dark red countries must take a second COVID-19 test no earlier than five days after arrival and remain in self-isolation until the results from these second tests return.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In-Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes
  • Health Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, Passengers must complete the electronic Public Health Passenger Locator Form before departing for the Czech Rep.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Red country and Dark Red country – self isolate until negative result of COVID-19 test taken within 5 days after arrival. Black Countries – Only citizens and residents of the Czech Republic, including citizens of EU nations holding temporary residency permits in the Czech Republic, as well as family members of such persons, are allowed entry from black-listed countries. They must self-isolate for at least 10 days. Such travelers may end the isolation period by testing negative for COVID-19 using a second PCR test taken no sooner than 10 days after arrival​ ​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required
  • Permitted travelers arriving from orange or red countries who can present a certificate of vaccination issued by authorities in the Czech Republic, Austria, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, or Slovenia are exempt from testing and quarantine requirements. 
  • The exemption applies 22 days after the vaccine has been administered; it is valid for three months after receiving only the first dose of a two-dose vaccine, and nine months after the first dose for anyone who has completed a full course of vaccination.​​
  • Country website resources:

Denmark

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Cargo, Repatriation, Leisure and Medical flights.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No. 
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: No, if vaccinated.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No, if vaccinated.​​
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No 
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: COVID PCR tests can be done at the FBO, they are required to be booked 24hr in advance, and allow 4-6 hours for test results.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: See EU, non-EU, vaccinated, non-vaccinated, Yellow, and Orange countries requirements below. 
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No.
  • See EU, non-EU, vaccinated, non-vaccinated, Yellow, and Orange countries requirements below.
  • Country website resources:

Estonia

Sept. 14, 2021

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Ferry, Repatriation, Tourism
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, essential reason is needed if not fully vaccinated.
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: ​Travelers who are not vaccinated or have not recovered from COVID-19 and enter from yellow or red(US currently) countries must possess a negative PCR test taken within the 72 hours before arrival or a negative antigen test taken within the 48 hours before travel or otherwise submit to a test on arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, if testing on arrival, they must be quarantined until they receive the negative result, which usually is sent to their e-mail the next morning. It must be sent to general police and border guard e-mail address. They must follow self-isolation and social distancing rules and avoid public places.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? Awaiting Information
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? Yes​ ​
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, electronic declaration of health must be completed within 72 hours of arrival  https://iseteenindus.terviseamet.ee/​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Travelers from red(US currently) countries must additionally self-isolate for 10 days on arrival; this can be ended early following a negative result to a second test no fewer than six days after the first.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required. 
  • A certificate of vaccine (< than1 year since completion) can exempt travelers from the testing and quarantine requirements.​ 
  • Have recovered from COVID-19 and no more than six months have passed since they have been declared cured.

Finland

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, essential work and business related trips are allowed.
  • Types of flights allowed: Business flights and Tech stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, restricted, aircraft must arrive from UK or EU/ Schengen countries. If flying direct from USA, vaccinated passengers must provide valid reason for travel, i.e. essential work or business travel.
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Voluntary, to shorten quarantine: Certificate of negative COVID-19 test taken no earlier than 72 hours before arrival
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Voluntary, to shorten quarantine. Take another test no earlier than 72 hours after arrival. If the result of this second test is negative, you can stop your self-quarantine.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes
    • Quarantine for 14 days if arriving from Red or Grey list. If arriving from Green list, no quarantine. 
    • If, upon arrival in Finland, you have a certificate of negative COVID-19 test taken no earlier than 72 hours before arrival, take another test no earlier than 72 hours after arrival. If the result of this second test is negative, you can stop your self-quarantine.
    • If you do not have a certificate of a test taken less than 72 hours prior to arrival, go to the test at the border crossing point. We recommend that you be in self-quarantine after the test, regardless of how long you are in Finland. You can shorten your self-quarantine by going to another test in your municipality of residence or the municipality in which you are staying no earlier than 72 hours after arrival in Finland. If the results of both tests are negative, you can stop your self-quarantine.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No, if traveler has proof of vaccination then no requirement for 72 hour prior to arrival COVID-19 testing. Entry to Finland is permitted for all travelers who can present a certificate verifying that they had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no less than 14 days ago.
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France

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

Update: France reopened June 9, 2021. See our article for more details.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • ​United States is on the Orange list
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Repatriation, Leisure / Tourism, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, if coming from a country on France’s Orange list, then a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours, or a negative antigen test taken within 48 hours upon boarding is required. Immunized travelers are exempt from pre-travel negative Covid-19 test.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes
  • Aged 11 years or older are subject to possibly undergo a biological test or examination to detect SARS-CoV-2 on site at the arrival airport.
  • Effective 09JUN21, not required for *fully* vaccinated passengers.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? Yes (Nice Airport)
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes,
  • Passenger Locator Form (https://www.interieur.gouv.fr/Actualites/L-actu-du-Ministere/Attestation-de-deplacement-et-de-voyage)
  • Sworn Statement
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, Please see General Information below with Color-Coded System that has instructions for Vaccinated and Unvaccinated travelers​
  • For minors the sworn statement can be signed by the legal representative (exempt countries are EU, Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and Vatican).
  • *fully* vaccinated passengers do not need to quarantine. 
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: It is not required, but to avoid quarantine when entering the country or having to use an authorized reason then you must be vaccinated.
  • Country website resources:

Georgia

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, Restricted
  • Types of flights allowed: Cargo flights, Government, Air Ambulance, Emergency, SAR, and Emergency flights.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, International flights are subject to prior approval UFN
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Depends: (See Details/Notes)
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, take a test on the 3rd day
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required?: No
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax?: Yes, Passengers must complete a form 48 hours before arrival at: https://registration.gov.ge/pub/form/7_protocol_for_arrivals_in_georgia/kcjcpx/    http://www.stopcov.ge/en/Protocol​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required?: No. Travelers with a history of travel to the U K and Northern Ireland over the past 14 days will be subject to 12 days in a quarantine zone.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required?: Yes, most foreign nationals must present a vaccination certificate to immigration officials; any recognized COVID-19 vaccine qualifies.

Germany

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes,
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Humanitarian, Medevac, Repatriation, U N, Scheduled Flights, Aircraft in State of Emergency and Cargo, Tourism/Leisure.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, PPR for certain types of flights at designated airports.
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, all travelers (older than 6 years) must have negative PCR COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours, or Antigen no older than 48 hours prior to departure. Authorities may check documentation upon arrival. (See vaccine info)
  • ​COVID tests are not required for individuals arriving from the US who are fully vaccinated and able to provide proof on arrival after 14 days of vaccination.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? Yes, https://www.centogene.com/covid-19/test-centers/corona-test-center-frankfurt-airport.html
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, Locator form. www.einreiseanmeldung.de. All arrivals must complete a digital entry registration form prior to entry; exceptions apply for transit passengers and cross-border commuters.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes,
  1. 10 days if visited high risk areas within the previous 10 days. 
  2. Travelers may shorten their quarantine with taking another test on the 5th day.
  3. 14 days quarantine from virus variant area- no possibility to shorten isolation
  4. Travelers who have recovered from COVID-19 within the previous six months are exempt from quarantine requirements.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Yes. 
  1. Pfizer, Johnson &Johnson, Moderna, Astra Zeneca vaccines accepted. 
  2. Quarantine is no longer required if you are not entering from a virus variant area and you have been fully vaccinated with a vaccine licensed in the European Union (last vaccination more than 14 days ago) and only while you are symptom-free.
  3. Digital entry registration is still required even if the person has been fully vaccinated. Exceptions apply for transit passengers and cross-border commuters.
  4. Authorities require a positive result from a COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test administered between six months and 28 days prior to arrival as evidence that a traveler has recovered from COVID-19.
  5. Travel from outside the EEA for non-vaccinated individuals, except from Australia, Israel, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand, is prohibited
Country website resources:

Gibraltar

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

 Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, with prior permission from the authorities.
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops. 
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes 
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, negative PCR COVID-19 test taken with previous 72 hours.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, if a traveler does not have a valid PCR test. ​
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No 
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available:  Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, PLF – Travel History and Contact Tracing​: https://www.gibraltarlaws.gov.gi/uploads/legislations/civil-contingencies/Coronavirus/Passenger%20Locator%20Form/2021s256.pdf#viewer.action=download​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Vaccinated travelers arriving from Green countries via air must take a lateral flow test within 24 hours of arrival and a second test five days after arrival.
  • Vaccinated travelers arriving from Amber countries must take a lateral flow test immediately on arrival and a second test five days after arrival.
  • Permitted vaccinated arrivals from Red countries must take a COVID-19 test no more than 48 hours before arrival, a PCR test immediately on arrival, and another PCR test on day five after arrival.
  • Unvaccinated travelers from Amber countries must present evidence of a negative COVID-19 test taken 48 hours before arrival, take a PCR test on arrival, and self-isolate for five days before taking a second PCR test.
  • Unvaccinated travelers from Red countries must present evidence of a negative COVID-19 test taken 48 hours before arrival, take a PCR test on arrival, and self-isolate for ten days before taking a second PCR test.
  • See vaccinated person info below for more details:​
  • Country website resources:

Greece

Sept. 13, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Repatriation, Cargo, Humanitarian, Tourism, Tech Stops, all flights
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes,
    • Age 12 years and older
    • PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival, 48 hours Antigen Rapid test.​
    • To have completed the vaccination for COVID-19 at least 14 days before scheduled arrival and present vaccination certificate in either English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, or Russian, OR
    • To present proof of recovery from COVID-19, valid as of 30 days after positive PCR or antigen test, up to 180 days either in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian or Russian
    • Must originate from reference laboratories of that country, provided that these private laboratories have been certified by the Competent National Certification Authority of the country.
    • A certificate of the diagnosis, in English, which includes the name and the passport or identity number of the person and which they display to the officers of the general secretariat for civil protection and of the national public health organization who are in charge of performing medical examinations.
    • Passengers holding proof of recovery need also to provide a negative PCR of 72 hours or rapid antigen of 48 hours.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, random checks apply. 
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes, airport and city clinics available
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes (crew are exempt)
  • (PLF) Passenger Location Form https://travel.gov.gr Not later than the 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Domestic and Greek Island travelers:
    • Travelers to any of the Greek islands, including those traveling domestically, must fill out a special sea travel COVID-19 declaration, and possess either a certificate of vaccination, a negative result from a COVID-19 PCR test no older than 72 hours, a negative rapid test taken within 24 hours, or evidence that they have recently recovered from COVID-19.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No, the quarantine restrictions have been lifted for US citizens and residents. Travelers who test positive will need to self-isolate for either seven days if they are vaccinated or 10 days if they are not.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No, see COVID-19 pre-testing above.
  • Country website resources:

Greenland

Sept. 13, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.  

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, with prior permission and under certain obligations
  • Types of flights allowed: Business with approval from authorities, Tech Stops
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test results taken within the previous 48 hours before departure and for all non residents proof of full vaccination
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: SUMUT Form, Health Form, Locator Form ​ https://sumut2020.gl/Instructions/EditInstructions
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Negative test result as per the above prior departing to Greenland and stay in quarantine for 14 days or, get tested again 5 after arrival to Greenland. Specific Quarantine facilities are designated 12 in total, travelers without adequate accommodations in these areas will be place in a state run health center to carry out their isolation period. These restrictions do not apply to freight and cargo transport.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Yes, for all non residents proof of full vaccination in addition to a negative results of a COVID-19 PCR test taken 48 hours prior to departure is required. Fully vaccinated travelers may get tested on the day after arrival in Greenland and exit quarantine if receiving a negative test result, or otherwise self-isolate for the full 14 days.
  • Country website resources:

Hungary

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes Restricted.
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes.
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes.
  • Exemption: Passengers who have a business invitation letter for Hungary are exempt from testing.  
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes 
  • Exemption: Passengers arriving for business or economic activities are exempt from health screenings. 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes 
  • Other travelers, residents or citizens, are required to quarantine at their locations upon arrival for 10 days. If travelers do not have a residential address, they will need to quarantine at a government-designated facility for 10 days. Travelers may leave quarantine early if two negative COVID-19 tests are presented in the first five days.
  • Exemption: Passengers arriving for business or economic activities are exempt from quarantine.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not at this time. Persons who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 are allowed to travel between Hungary and the Czech Republic, Cyprus, Bahrain, Croatia, Montenegro, Ukraine, Morocco, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia, Slovakia, and Turkey without the need to quarantine or test. Travelers must have evidence of vaccination issued by the relevant national authorities.
  • Country website resources

Iceland

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, with vaccination certificate
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Cargo, Ferry, Transportation Crew, Diplomats, Int’l Organization staff, Students, and Economically Significant Staff
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, all ​permitted travelers must present a negative result from a COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) or rapid antigen test taken within 72 hours prior to departure for Iceland, ( including those that have been fully vaccinated or recovered from COVID-19).
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes
  • ​All passengers arriving to Iceland must undergo 2 Covid-19 tests. Passengers must undergo a COVID-19 test at their point of entry and quarantine for five days before taking a second test. Passengers who submit a vaccination certificate or a certificate of a prior infection will be required to undergo one test upon arrival to the country.
  • Starting Aug. 16, vaccinated Icelandic citizens and residents returning from abroad will be required to undergo a second PCR or rapid antigen test within 48 hours after arrival. These travelers will not be required to quarantine until after test results are known. 
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Awaiting information.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: mandatory pre-registration form before arrival and Health Form required for entry. https://visit.covid.is/
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Between first test on arrival and second test on day 5 after arrival, travelers must stay in quarantine.  
  • ​US travelers with vaccine certificate can leave quarantine after arrival PCR test is known.
  • ​​COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Yes
    • ​Approved Passengers who have a certificate of COVID-19 vaccination (14 days has passed since completion of vaccine – Approved by European Medicines Agency or WHO), or certificate of previous COVID-19 infection, as well as passengers in transit are exempt from quarantine.
    • From 27 Jul 21, all vaccinated travelers, as well as those with a confirmed previous infection, must present a negative COVID test before boarding an aircraft or ship to Iceland. Both a PCR test and a COVID-19 rapid antigen test are accepted. The test must have been taken within 72 hours before departure on the first leg of the journey.
    • US citizens without vaccination certificate are unable to enter the country.
    • Certificate of vaccination against COVID-19 or confirmation of previous COVID-19 infection can not exempt individuals from the current travel restrictions. Those certificates can only exempt individuals who are already authorized to travel to Iceland from the quarantine and testing requirements. Third-country citizens who have had a full vaccination against COVID-19 or have a confirmed previous COVID-19 infection can therefore still not travel to Iceland unless they can upon arrival present the necessary documents to prove to be exempt from the current travel restrictions.
    • Travelers from all countries (*if travel restrictions do not apply) with valid certificates do not need to quarantine but they will have to perform a PCR test at the airport.
  • Country website resources:

Ireland

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted. 

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed include: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops, Repatriation, Humanitarian, Cargo
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-testing Required:
  • If you have valid proof of vaccination or recovery from COVID, no testing or quarantine is needed.
  • If you’re not vaccinated or recovered then you must have a negative PCR test, and self quarantine.
  • Those aged between 12 and 17 are required to have a negative PCR result, no more than 3 days old, unless they have valid proof of vaccination or recovery.
  • Assuming no symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Health Forms Required: Yes, complete Passenger Location Form: ​​http://cvd19plf-prod1.powerappsportals.com/en-us/ 
  • Health Insurance Required: No 
  • Assuming no symptoms and all pre-arrival testing requirements met, is a Quarantine Required upon arrival:
  • If you have valid proof of vaccination or recovery from COVID, no testing or quarantine is needed.
  • If you’re not vaccinated or recovered then you must have a negative PCR test, self quarantine for 14 days, and if you get a negative test on day 5 onwards, you will be able to leave quarantine.
  • Exemptions to Quarantine: Diplomatic channels or essential supply chain services with approval.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: rocdochealthcheck.ie/#EXPRESS
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required,
  • If you are fully vaccinated and have the documents to prove that then you do not have to complete mandatory hotel quarantine when you come to Ireland. Any dependents travelling with you, including children, will also be exempted from the requirement to complete mandatory hotel quarantine.
  • Country website resources:

Italy

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stop, Medical, Humanitarian, Cargo, and Tourism
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours or 48 hours depending on 14 day travel history.
    • US pax coming from US do need PCR test done if they are vaccinated and have got the second dose of their Vaccine in the past 14 days prior to their travel to Italy.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, must take another COVID-19 PCR or antigen test after a 10 day quarantine. 
    • In some airports this can be performed only when Sanitary Authority is available in connection with commercial flights from UK with specific slot. Before you plan to travel from UK to Italy, please contact our offices in order to coordinate.
    • Passengers coming from US, even if vaccinated, do need COVID test taken within 48 hours prior arrival into Italy/EU and copy of it must be presented to get authorization for flight.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: Locations available region by region​
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax?: Yes -Required when traveling from USA (other countries may also apply)
    • Check eligibility of entry at https://infocovid.viaggiaresicuri.it/index_en.html 
    • Permitted travelers must complete self-declaration form prior to arrival (Vatican City and San Marino are exempt).
    • Self-declaration and DPLF (digital passenger locator form) https://app.euplf.eu/#/ starting from 24 May 21 to be completed prior to arrival. Note, the self-declaration to be presented to Border Police on arrival must always be paper-based. ​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Depending on the 14 day travel history, travelers may be required to self-isolate for 10 days. There are exemptions listed below.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required (if so, what type and timeframe)?: Not required.

If you are travelling to Italy after a STAY/TRANSIT in a List D Country (see below) other than the United States, Canada, or Japan in the previous 14 days:

1. You must fill out a digital Passenger Locator Form (or, in case of lack of necessary technology, a self-declaration);

2. You must prove that you have undergone a molecular or antigenic test, carried out by means of a swab, with negative result, in the 72 hours before you arrive.

3. As soon as you enter the national territory, you must inform your Local Health Authority of reference.

4. Bear in mind that you can only use a private means of transportation to reach your final destination in Italy (airport transit is allowed, provided that you do not exit designated areas)

5. Self-isolate for 5 days

6. Undergo another molecular or antigenic test, carried out by means of a swab, at the end of the 5-day self-isolation. Exceptions are indicated below.

If you are travelling to Italy from the United States, Israel, Canada, or Japan:

  • You must fill out a digital Passenger Locator Form (or, in case of lack of necessary technology, a self-declaration);
  • You may present to the carrier, or any other authorized person, a COVID Certificate (also known as Green Pass or Covid-19 Green Certificate) issued by your local health authorities in Canada, Japan, or the USA, showing proof that you have either:
  • Been vaccinated against COVID-19 with an EMA authorized vaccine and you have completed the prescribed vaccination cycle since at least fourteen (14) days; or
  • Received a negative result of a molecular or antigenic test carried out in the 72 hours before your arrival; or
  • Recovered from COVID-19 and you are no longer under prescription of self-isolation.
 

Latvia

Sept. 13, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stop
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: All passengers (11 years and older) must have a negative PCR COVID-19 taken test within 72 hours or an antigen test taken no more than 48 hour prior to departure. Immunized travelers are exempt.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes for unvaccinated travelers.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes, Riga Holding https://ivfriga.lv/
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Passenger Locator Form is required. All permitted arrivals are required to complete an online form within 48 hours prior to arrival.(https://www.covidpass.lv). 
  • Health Insurance: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required:​ Unvaccinated travelers arriving from a “High” or Very-High” risk country must also self-isolate for 10 days; self-isolation can be ended early following receipt of a negative result from a COVID-19 test taken no less than seven days after arrival. Travelers who test positive must self-isolate at a government designated facility for 10 days.
  • ​​​​Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA): https://www.liaa.gov.lv/lv/covid-19/pasizolacijas-iznemumi 
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required. Immunized travelers do not need negative COVID-19 test result prior to arrival and do not need to self-isolate.
  • Country website resources:

Lithuania

Sept. 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Humanitarian / Cargo, Repatriation
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, Negative PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival or a negative result from an antigen test taken within 48 hours before arrival
  • Exemptions: Transport crew, transit passengers, travelers under 16 years old are exempt and persons with proof of COVID-19 vaccination or recovery are exempt.
  • Exemption (does not apply to persons transiting by air and remaining airside for the duration of their layovers) in the case of those travelling by their own transport: they have to have a negative test for COVID-19 taken within 72 hours before the entry to Lithuania or they have to register within 24 hours of the arrival and take a test in Lithuania.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes
  • Travelers arriving in Lithuania will have to electronically submit their personal data to the National Public Health Centre (NPHC). The form must be filled out and submitted 48 hours prior to boarding a plane, the for can be found at: https://keleiviams.nvsc.lt/en/form​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes
  • 10 day quarantine is required. 
  • Quarantine can be reduced through a PCR test for COVID-19 on the 7th day of self-isolation with a negative result. 
  • Travelers who possess a medical certificate confirming they have had COVID-19 within the 90 days prior to entry are exempt from the requirement to self-isolate.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No
  • Travelers (Crew and pax) who possess a medical certificate confirming they have been fully vaccinated (registered in the Union Register of Medicinal Products) against COVID-19 or have recovered from COVID-19 are exempt from the test requirement and are also exempt from self isolate.

Macedonia

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Leisure / Tourism, Tech Stops, Cargo, Humanitarian
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, Effective Sep 01, all persons arriving in or leaving the country must present either a negative result from a COVID-19 test taken within the previous 72 hours
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, health screenings on arrival. Travelers showing symptoms may have to undergo quarantine measures.
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? TESTING POSIBILITY AT LWSK AIRPORT
  •   ​Zan Mitrev Clinic ambulance testing vehicle is deployed in front of the terminal building of Skopje International Airport, near the only open entrance for passengers “Departures C”, where passengers can perform the required rapid antigen test and obtain the result within 15 to 20 minutes of sampling.
  •   The medical testing vehicle of “Zan Mitrev” Laboratory for Genetics and Personalized Medicine and the Research Center for Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, will be present at Skopje International Airport every day when there are flights to countries that require rapid antigen test, four hours before take-off time to each of the destinations.​
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required (if so, what type and timeframe)?: Effective Sept. 1, all persons arriving in or leaving the country must present either a negative result from a COVID-19 test taken within the previous 72 hours, proof of full vaccination, or proof of having recovered from COVID-19 within the previous 45 days.
  • Country website resources:

Malta

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes as of 17 June 21. However, the U.S. passengers may need to spend the previous 14 days within a safe corridor country.
  • Only certain locations in the US and territories are allowed:
  • Travelers from United States of America but only limited to the following states: American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Republic of Marshall Islands, Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Virgin Islands, Nevada, Arizona, Wyoming, Utah, Alabama, Colorado, Guam, Indiana, Montana, and Kansas.
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Travel Declaration and Passenger Locator forms are to be completed in advance of arrival. Operators are to hand in completed forms to officials on arrival. https://app.euplf.eu/#/
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Not required for travelers with valid vaccine certificate and if arriving from safe corridor country. Travelers without vaccination and those travelers from Dark Red countries would have to quarantine for 14 days.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No
  • Starting 01Aug21, fully vaccinated travelers will be permitted to enter Malta; officials accept Maltese vaccination certificates, EU Digital COVID Certificates, and vaccine certificates issued by health authorities in the UK, UAE, Turkey, Serbia, Gibraltar, Jersey, Guernsey and USA.
  • Country website resources:

Moldova

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.  

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: All flights are allowed.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes
  • All travelers that are 5 years old and older will be required to submit a negative sars-cov-2 RT PCR test result done within the last 72-hours prior to departure to Chisinau or negative result of the SARS-COV-2 ANTIGEN RAPID TEST performed no more than 48 hours before boarding.
  • medical evaluation of the person, which was, infected COVID-19 within period of 15th and 180th day, or document confirming the presence of ANTI-COVID-19 ANTIBODIES
  • Test result will be presented in one of the following languages: Romanian, English, French or Russian. 
  • Passengers without sars-cov-2 PCR test will follow a quarantine regime for 14 days. 
  • The requirements are not applicable for transit and transfer passengers.​
  • Those who can provide proof of being vaccinated for COVID-19 and 14 days have elapsed, may enter without pre-arrival test and quarantine.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Passengers will complete on arrival the epidemiological questionnaire and self-declaration to follow self-isolation.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes
    • All passengers will be required to complete on arrival the epidemiological questionnaire and self-declaration.
    • Passengers in self-isolation can discontinue this regimen after the 7th day if they perform a SARS-COV-2 PCR TEST or RAPID AG SARS-COV-2 TEST, and the result is negative.
    • The following persons are exempted from this requirements: 
    • passengers with a negative sars-cov-2 PCR test result done within the last 72 hours prior to departure to Chisinau in one of the following languages: Romanian, English, French, German, Italian or Russian, 
    • passengers with vaccination certificate in one of the following languages: Romanian, English, French, German, Italian or Russian,
    • children younger than 12 years old, – transit (not exceeding 24 hours) and transfer passengers. 
    • Persons in transit, freight transporters, persons traveling for health or humanitarian reasons, persons traveling for business purposes proven by an invitation from or contract with a citizen/resident of Moldova, as well as cross border workers are exempt from self-isolation.​
    • all other categories of exemptions are listed on site: https://gov.m d/sites/default/files/hotarire-cnesp-nr.-54-din-29.04.20 ​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No
    • However, those​ who can provide proof of being vaccinated for COVID-19, may enter without pre-arrival test and quarantine.​.
  • ​​​​​Country website resources:

Montenegro

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Cargo flights, Tech Stops, Business, Tourism
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Awaiting information
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes
  • Starting Sept. 14, all arrivals, must present proof of full vaccination against or recovery from COVID-19 or a negative result from a COVID-19 test. PCR tests must be taken within 72 hours before arrival while rapid tests must be taken within 48 hours before arrival. Persons under the age of 18 are exempt from both testing and quarantine requirements.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: Awaiting information
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: YesPCR testing in Tivat City is available. 
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Awaiting information
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Not required with negative test. Montenegrin citizens and residents without such proof must self-isolate for 14 days on arrival.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required.
  • A positive serological test for IgG antibodies not older than a month or if they provide appropriate evidence that were fully vaccinated against Covid-19 can take the place of the PCR test. (exemption of prior to flight test).​
  • Country website resources:

Netherlands

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.   

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes. Dutch officials will designate the US as very high-risk locations starting Sept. 4. 
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required:  Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, Arrivals and will also need to present a negative COVID-19 test taken 48 hours before arrival or a negative result from an antigen test taken no more than 24 hours prior to arrival, starting Sept. 6. 
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes
  • A health declaration for all passengers aged 13 years or older travelling to and from the Netherlands. Before boarding, airlines shall verify if passengers meet these conditions. If passengers fail to meet these conditions, they shall be refused on the flight and boarding the aircraft.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, travelers need to self-isolate for 10 days on arrival. The quarantine period can be ended if a PCR-test, taken 5 days after arrival in the Netherlands, shows negative. Quarantine can be exempted depending on the purpose of the flight – example: essential business with appropriate letter showing full schedule of passenger(s) while in country. 
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: All arrivals from high-risk locations aged 12 or older who are not fully vaccinated or have not recovered from the disease in the last six months must show a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken no more than 48 hours before arrival or a negative result from an antigen test taken no more than 24 hours prior to arrival.
  • ​Country website resources:
 

Norway

Sept. 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No. As of now US Citizens may not travel to Norway. Not for business and not for pleasure.
  • US citizens can travel to Norway to visit family if certain criterion is followed.
  • Types of flights allowed include: Repatriation, Humanitarian, Cargo, Tech Stops
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes. Travelers must register with the authorities during the 72 hours prior to entry.
  • COVID-19 Pre-testing for Arrival Required: Yes. PCR or rapid Anti-gen taken 24 hours instead of 72 hours prior to arrival. Travelers with a valid certificate of vaccination or recovery are exempt from testing and isolation requirements upon entry. Norwegian authorities state they will accept vaccine certificates issued by UK authorities. 
  • Assuming no Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon / After Arrival: Yes. A rapid coronavirus test must be taken upon arrival at the airport or border and wait at the test station until the result is known.​
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required?: No
  • Health Forms Required: Yes, Online form must be completed before arrival. Registration form: https://reg.entrynorway.no/  permitted travelers must register with authorities within 72 hours ​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes
  • Travelers with a valid certificate of vaccination or recovery are exempt from testing and isolation requirements upon entry. Norwegian authorities state they will accept vaccine certificates issued by UK authorities. 
  • In addition, business travelers who are able to document that their employer is able to provide a suitable alternative accommodation may be exempt from the hotel quarantine.​ 
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: 
  • Travelers with a valid certificate of vaccination or recovery are exempt from testing and isolation requirements upon entry. Norwegian authorities state they will accept vaccine certificates issued by UK authorities. 
  • Passengers holding a valid EU Covid-19 vaccine certificate with QR code is exempted from all regulations and can enter Norway regardless of where they travel from. ​​
  • Country website resources:

Poland

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed include: Business, Medical, Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Cargo
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required:  ​ Yes
  • Health Forms Requirements: Yes, passengers should complete PLF (self declaration) forms which are available on board the aircraft or upon arrival LOCALIZATION FORM: should be completed on line https://www.gov.pl/web/gov/fill-in-the-passenger-locator-form.
  • Insurance requirements to cover COVID-19 expenses (medical and quarantine costs): Not required
  • Prior to Arrival: COVID-19 Pre-testing Requirements: SARS-CoV2 (PCR or Antigen) test results taken 48 hours prior to arrival. Required to Avoid quarantine
  • On Arrival: COVID Testing required upon or after arrival, assuming no symptoms and all pre-arrival testing requirements met? Yes
  • Departing: Is COVID-19 test required to exit? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR test available: — https://www.medistore.com.pl/en/wymaz-w-kierunku-sars-cov-2-metoda-rt-pcr-stacjonarnie-w-punkcie-pobran
  • Quarantine: Assuming no symptoms and all pre-arrival testing requirements met, is a quarantine required upon arrival: Yes 
  • ​Vaccination certificate (Pfizer, Moderna, Astra Zeneca and Johnson & Johnson) is needed upon arrival in order to avoid quarantine.
  • All travelers arriving from outside of the Schengen area must self-isolate for 10 days upon arrival; travelers EU, Schengen areas and Turkey may end their quarantine by providing a negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours after arrival. ​
  • Those arriving from Brazil, India, UK and South Africa can only test out of self-isolation no sooner than seven days after arrival. ​
  • Anyone cohabitating with a person who is in quarantine must also self-isolate​
  • Exemptions to quarantine:
  • Air crew, members of diplomatic missions, consular offices and representatives of int’l organizations with members of their families and holders of a valid diplomatic passport.
  • Persons with European Union approved vaccine certificate against the COVID-19 and has proof.
  • Persons with negative SARS COVID-19 test result carried out before crossing the border and not earlier than 48 hours counting from the moment when the test result was achieved.
  • Persons, who ended home isolation, isolation or hospitalization due to SARS-CoV-2 infection, not later than 6 months before the day of crossing the border of the republic of Poland. ​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required:​ Not required. However with a vaccination certificate indicating inoculation with a European Union-approved vaccine or who can prove they have recovered from COVID-19 in the previous six months, quarantine is not required.​​​
 

Portugal

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.   

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops, Repatriation, Humanitarian, and Cargo.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes. Passengers must hold a EU Digital Covid-19 Certificate or RT-PCR Covid-19 test done 72h before departure or a proof of nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) with negative result, done within 48h before departure or a Rapid Antigen detection test (RADT) for SARS-CoV-2 with negative result, done within 24h before departure.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No 
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes, through Synlab: https://www.synlab.pt Germano de Sousa: https://www.germanodesousa.com/
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, Passenger Locator Form https://portugalcleanandsafe.pt/en/passenger-locator-card
  • Health Insurance – not required
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Travelers arriving from countries with COVID-19 incidence rates of over 500 cases per 100,000 inhabitants must also self-isolate for 14 days on arrival; as of 08 June 21, this measure applies to travelers from Brazil, India, Nepal, and  South Africa or visited these countries in the past 14 days prior to arrival in Portugal
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Vaccines not required but accepted from six companies – Astrazeneca, BioNTech / Pfizer, Moderna, Curevac, Janssen, and Sanofi / GSK. Pax​ still require negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine; crew still require test but are exempt from quarantine with proof of vaccination.
  • Useful Links:

Romania

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stop, Humanitarian/Cargo, and Repatriation
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: No. Test no longer required for countries on the green list. (USA is on the green list, however please check territories as they are not included as part of USA by Romania) Arriving from Yellow and Red list countries will require RT-PCR test performed no later than 72hrs prior to arrival for travelers over the age of three.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No.
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, https://chestionar.stsisp.ro/
  • Health Insurance Required: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, travelers from high risk countries will self-isolate for 14 days or for length of stay. This can be reduced to 10 days by testing negative for COVID-19 on day eight of self-isolation. Travelers who can present proof they have received a full course of vaccination against COVID-19 no less than 10 days ago or have been confirmed positive for COVID-19 and recovered in the previous between 14 and 90 days are also exempt from the quarantine requirements. Vaccine administration documentation is required to exercise this exemption. 
  • Quarantine Exemption: Those passengers arriving with a Negative result from a RT-PCR test taken within 72 hours of arrival and staying less than 72 hours may be exempt for the duration of 72 hour then must depart or enter 14 day mandatory quarantine. (This exemption does not apply to travelers arriving from India)
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No
  • Exemption of Quarantine with a vaccine received more than 10 days prior to arrival.
  • Useful Links:
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Russia

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes – only under certain conditions 
  • To take care of close relatives, as well as arrives for medical treatment, to work or study (subject to present appropriate documents);
  • Passengers who are family members (spouses, parents, kids, adoptive parents, adopted), guardians and trustees of citizens of the Russian Fed., subject to the presentation of a copy of a document confirming the relationship status;
  • Airline crew;
  • Members of official delegations;
  • Travelers with diplomatic, business or normal visas issued in connection with the death of a close relative, as well as visas issued by special decision of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Types of flights allowed: Tech stops, Repatriation, Humanitarian, Cargo, Tourism/Leisure
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes. All foreign air arrivals, including those vaccinated, must present a negative result from a COVID-19 PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before their arrival in Russia. 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, travelers must take a second COVID-19 PCR test Test only for passengers without a PCR test on arrival.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info (i.e. link or contact info): Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Health form and supporting documents depending on passenger category. Foreign travelers must also fill out an arrival application form provided upon arrival in Russia. Russian citizens must also complete a COVID-19 declaration form on the Public Services website. https://protect-us.mimecast.com/s/ZZ3lCo2l5nFmjGWT107Fd?domain=rospotrebnadzor.ru
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required?: No, however Russian citizens must produce a negative COVID-19 test result within three days upon arrival or self-isolate for 14 days.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Immunized travelers still need to have a negative Covid-19 test prior to arrival.
  • Useful Links:

Serbia

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes,
  • RT-PCR test not older than 48 hours upon arrival.  
  • For persons arriving from the United States of America, negative antigen FIA rapid test shall be recognized instead of negative RT-PCR test under the same terms.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Testing not available at airport
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No quarantine required
  • Serbian ​nationals and residents who enter the country without a negative test result must undergo a 10-day self-isolation period instead.​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not required.
  • Travelers that​ are completely vaccinated (vaccinated with two doses, or with one dose if vaccinated with Astra Zeneca Covid-19 vaccine) in the Republic of Serbia, holding a confirmation of complete vaccination against the Covid-19 disease issued by the health care institution or body, can enter into the Republic of Serbia without a negative RT-PCR test or antigen FIA rapid test.​ No quarantine requirements for vaccinated travelers.   ​Quarantine shall be ceased if the quarantined person during that period gets negative RT-PRC test on SARS- COV-2 virus presence not older than 48 hours, issued by the reference laboratory in the Republic of Serbia.
  • With one dose of Astra Zeneca covid-19 vaccine) and if they hold an appropriate confirmation of full vaccination against the covid-19 disease issued by the competent health care institution of that state (so called covid-19 vaccination certificates), in accordance with the agreement concluded with the state of their citizenship
  •   Passengers vaccinated in Serbia do not need to quarantine. ​​
  • Useful Links:
 

Slovak Republic

Sept. 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Vaccinated travelers do not need the pre-arrival negative Covid-19 test. Travelers arriving by air from designated high-risk countries must also possess a negative RT-PCR test taken in the previous 72 hours. Certain categories of essential travel are exempt from the isolation if they can present a negative RT-PCR test taken within 72 hours of arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: https://www.medirex.sk/testovanie-na-covid-19
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Travelers must fill out an online registration form before arrival indicating whether they are vaccinated against COVID-19. https://korona.gov.sk/en/ehranica/ and fill out form on https://www.mindop.sk/covid
  • Health Insurance: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, if not vaccinated, 14 days (take a PCR test on day 5, if negative, end quarantine) 
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No
    • Fully vaccinated individuals able to present evidence of their vaccination are not required to self-isolate on arrival. 
    • If person was only at EU, Island, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for last 14 days and have certificates that: 
    • 14 days have passed after second doze of mRNA vaccine (Moderna, Pfizer/BioNTech)
    • 28 days have passed after first doze of vector vaccine (AstraZeneca)
    • In last 180 days passed Covid-19 and they have a confirmation
    • Self isolate at home or quarantine accommodation
    • Isolation can be cancelled if:
    • In the case of an asymptomatic course by completion on day 14
    • Receiving a negative result of RT-PCR test. The test can be taken at any time on own expenses
    • Receiving a negative result of RT-PCR test. Government will arrange medical screening on 8th of day on public cost.​
  • ​Useful Links:

Slovenia

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tourism/ Leisure, Tech Stops, Cargo, Maintenance, Ferry, Emergency Landings
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No. 
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing Required: Yes, proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours or an antigen 48 hours prior to arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No, test is not available at the airport
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test Available? Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew /Pax: From 16 Aug 21, all travelers arriving by plane or ship will have to fill in an electronic passenger locator form (dPLF form) before arrival. The dPLF form can be accessed at https://www.policija.si/enterslovenia/en
  • Health Insurance required to cover COVID-19 costs: No
  • Quarantine Required: No.
  • All travels are required to quarantine for 10 days or length of stay. All international arrivals must provide one of the following documents, regardless of point of origin: proof of full vaccination, proof of having fully recovered from COVID-19, a negative result from COVID-19 test (i.e. PCR test taken within the previous 72 hours or a rapid antigen test taken within the previous 48 hours). Individuals unable to produce such documentation must self-isolate for 10 days on arrival; this can end on the fifth day after confirmation of a negative PCR test result. Holders of the EU Digital COVID Certificate or equivalent documents from outside the EU will be exempt from testing or isolation requirements. 
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No.
  • With proof of the full vaccine 14 days prior to travel, no longer needs a PCR test no older than 72 hours or proof of COVID-19 vaccination showing that at least seven days have passed since the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, at least 14 days since the second dose of the Moderna vaccine, or 21 days since the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine.​ Proof of full recovery from COVID-19 is also accepted.
  • Useful Links:

Spain

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.  

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes​, all USA travelers must have completed their vaccine at least 14 days.
  • Types of flights allowed: Aircraft carrying exclusively Spanish/Andorran Citizens or residents in Spain/Andorra, as well as passengers in transit with final destination in Non-Schengen countries with stopovers of less than 24 hours, with out leaving the transit zone of the Spanish Airport, SAR, Business, Tech Stops, Tourism, Humanitarian/Cargo, Ferry Medical and State Flights.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No 
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: Yes.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes- FCS Sanitary Control Form to be completed 48 hour prior to arrival. www.spth.gob.es. After filling out the form, travelers will receive a QR Code that they must show at the port of entry.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No. Travelers from Brazil, South Africa, Bolivia, Colombia, Argentina, and Namibia must self-isolate for 10 days upon arrival in Spain.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Yes. Vaccinated US travelers can travel for non essential travel.
  • Country website resources:

Sweden

Sept. 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: NO, effective 08 Sep 21, flight direct from USA are prohibited. See option below:
  • Types of flights allowed: Humanitarian / Cargo, Repatriation, Leisure / Tourism, Business, and Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, travelers (18 years and older) must have proof of negative PCR/COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours prior to arrival. PCR, antigen, or LAMP tests are accepted.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Yes, ASE can arrange at FBO, hotel or assist at terminal. www.expresscare.se
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No, If showing symptoms and test positive 14 day quarantine.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Any vaccine accepted but not required. Fully vaccinated travelers are not require to quarantine. Travelers should be able to prove they are fully vaccinated. EU Corona Passport is accepted. All US Citizens & Residents (Irrespective of being vaccinated or not) must bring a 72 hour Antigen or PCR test with them.​​
  • Country website resources:

Switzerland

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, as of 28 June 21, with full vaccination or full recovery certificate within 10 days to six months of recovery.
  • Flights can operate from US direct to Switzerland.
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops, Tourism
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, passengers (16 years and older) must have a negative PCR COVID-19 test taken 72 hours prior to their departure or rapid antigen test taken within 48 hours prior to departure. Immunized Americans or those who have recovered from Covid-19 in the past 6 months are exempt from testing.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Hospital HUG with appointment
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Entry Form: https://swissplf.admin.ch/formular
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Not at this time as USA is not a high risk country. List of high risk countries can be found at: https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/empfehlungen-fuer-reisende/quarantaene-einreisende.html
  • If traveler is originating from high risk country, traveler will quarantine for 10 days but can exit quarantine after 07 days with another negative test.
  • The quarantine requirement does not apply to essential individuals traveling for business or medical purposes or transit travelers who have spent fewer than 24 hours in a high-risk country or territory​.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No 
  • Immunized Americans or those who have recovered from Covid-19 in the past 6 months are allowed entry without pre-arrival PCR test or pre-registration.
  • this will not apply to such persons arriving from countries of high concern vis-a-vis COVID-19 variant strains, who will still need to show a negative PCR test and self-isolate upon entry. 
  • As of 23Jul21, countries considered to be of high concern regarding COVID-19 variant strains are India, Nepal and the UK. 
  • As approved traveler, contact ​FOPH regarding quarantine measures.

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Turkey

Sept. 16, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed include: Business, Leisure / Tourism, Tech Stops ,Humanitarian/Cargo​
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No (E-visa is required)
  • COVID-19 Pre-testing Required: Yes, negative PCR Test to be obtained 72 hour prior to departure or a negative antigen test taken in the previous 48 hours of arrival or proof that they have recovered from COVID-19 in the previous six months (transit passengers and travelers with a Fully Vaccination certificate are exempt).
  • Assuming no symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, Random test is performed at 5% of arriving passenger. Health screening will be conducted
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? Yes, State/Private Hospitals
  • Are Hotels assisting guests with COVID testing? No, 
  • Health Forms Required for Crew/ Pax: Yes and PLF to be completed 72 hours prior to departure from country of origin for all passengers that are 6 years old and older. This requirement is not applicable for transit/transfer passengers and crew.
  • Assuming No Symptoms Quarantine Required upon arrival: Persons suspected of contracting COVID-19, or who come into contact with an individual infected with COVID-19, must self-isolate for 10 days; those who test negative for COVID-19 after five days may end self-isolation early. 
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: No. Vaccinated Individuals do not require negative PCR test and quarantine.​

Ukraine

Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

General restrictions for U.S. pax:

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Leisure / Tourism, Tech Stops, Medivac
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: ​​Yes
  • nonresident foreign travelers must provide proof of a negative PCR COVID-19 or rapid antigen test taken with in 72 hours prior to arrival.
  • or a document confirming the receipt of a full course of WHO recognized vaccination against COVID-19.
  • Ukrainian citizens & legal residents (12 years and younger are exempt) have the option to present a negative PCR COVID-19 test taken no more than 48 hours prior to arrival or self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival. ​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: All persons arriving from India, Portugal, Russia, or the UK, or who have spent seven or more days over the previous 14 days in one of these countries, will be tested for COVID upon arrival.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info: Can be administered at all airports in Ukraine
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: No
  • Travel health insurance to cover cost of COVID-19 observation and treatment: Yes, nonresident foreign nationals must have sufficient to cover cost of COVID-19 observation and treatment. The policy must be issued by a company in Ukraine or an international insurance company with representation or a partnership in Ukraine. ​​​https://visitukraine.today/
  • The insurance requirements apply to Ukrainian Citizens and stateless people.​
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: All unvaccinated travelers must undergo up to 10 days of self-isolation, which can be ended early by passing a second COVID-19 test. All unvaccinated persons entering Ukraine are required to download and install the “Vdoma” (Home) COVID-19 mobile application, which authorities use to monitor self-isolation.
  • The United States is labeled as a green county.​
  • Activation of the “Act At Home” application upon arrival (Ukrainian SIM card required).
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not at this time.​ Fully vaccinated travelers will need to have a vaccination card with vaccines included in the WHO list of approved use for emergency situations.​

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United Kingdom

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Sept. 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support.

  • ​Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, if flying directly from USA.
  • Types of flights allowed: All Flights
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival and provide proof before boarding aircraft to the UK. Any persons arriving without such proof may be fined or denied entry.
  • Exemption in place for children under age of 11.
  • Test result must be in either English, French or Spanish. Translations will not be accepted, and must provide the original test result certificate.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Take a COVID-19 test on day 2 (confirmation required prior to travel) and day 8 of quarantine. Immunized US travelers will not have to test on day 8. As of April 6th (LFD) test will be required.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes
  • All Crew and passengers would have to complete Passenger Locator Form providing their travel history for previous 10 days and details of the location they will be residing at from UK government website: https://www.gov.uk/provide-journey-contact-details-before-travel-uk
  • COVID-19 Lab results should have the travelers name matching the traveler’s passport/travel documentation information for ease of acceptance. 
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Effective 02 Aug 21, fully immunized USA travelers will be allowed to enter UK without self isolation \ quarantine.
  • Effective 08 Aug 21 at 0400L, fully vaccinated travelers from France will not quarantine.
  • If you’re travelling to England for less than 10 days, you will need to quarantine for the whole of your stay. You must still book your day 2 and day 8 travel tests, even if you will no longer be in England on the dates of the tests. You only need to take the tests if you’re still in the country on those dates.
  • Yes, most arrivals must self-isolate for up to 10 days upon entry; 
  • Certain travelers (does not apply to banned countries) can reduce the required self-isolation period by taking 2 COVID-19 tests on second and eight days after arrival at their own expense. Such individuals may be released from self-isolation upon receipt of a negative result. 
  • Only British or Irish Nationals, or those who have residence rights in the UK will be allowed to enter from Red countries and they must stay in a government approved quarantine facility for 10 days which has to be booked prior to travel.
  • Travelers who have been in one of the ‘red list’ countries within the past 10 days will have to stay at a quarantine hotel for 10 days on arrival and retest on day 2 and day 8 of quarantine. You cannot use the test to release scheme.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required?: Not at this time.​
  • As of 2 Aug 21, fully vaccinated travelers from the US, EU or from an amber list country will be allowed to enter the UK without self isolation \ quarantine. These passengers can follow the green list country restrictions for entry.
  • As of 16 Aug 21 travelers that are fully vaccinated or under 18, will not need to self-isolate following close contact with someone who has COVID-19. These travelers will still need to take a PCR test and self-isolate if it’s positive.

 
 

 


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