Questions tagged [covid-19]

Questions about the outbreak of Covid-19 disease, the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and related travel restrictions, border closures, ticket cancellations and other difficulties.

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How can I set up a covid test for re-entry into the USA from Italy?

Context I will be flying LAX -> FRA -> VCE at the end of this coming week, and then back again a few weeks later. My understanding from talking with another traveler is that I need to have a ...
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What address do I write in the Südtirol travel form when I'm changing location frequently (such as when backpacking)?

I am considering whether cycling from Germany to Italy may be feasible in the corona summer 2021 (fully vaccinated). Tourism in Italy is presently allowed. Among other questions, the Südtirol ...
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Take test or obtain result 72 hours before arrival? (Flying to Lithuania)

I am going to take a flight from Norway to Lithuania in about 4 days from now. I am planning to take the PGR Covid test, as it is one of the accepted tests for entering Lithuania. There is a ...
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Will Indians transiting via Doha (Hamad International Airport) to USA be subjected to 10 day mandatory quarantine?

I was going through the list of requirements for travelers to Doha on their website. It said people from COVID countries like India, Pakistan etc were subjected to 10 days mandatory quarantine. The ...
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Can an American apply for an Israeli A2 visa from a third country?

I am an American who has been hired as a researcher at an Israeli university. I have scheduled an appointment at the nearest consulate to receive an A2 visa, though the appointment was greatly delayed,...
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Layover in Canada from US under COVID regulations

The main question is, regardless of nationality and reason for travels, are travelers from the US allowed to transit through a Canadian airport (for <24 h and within the secure transit area) to a ...
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Is it possible to generate a PDF version of an EU Digital COVID Vaccination Certificate?

I obtained a complete COVID-19 vaccine series at a doctors office in Germany. The doctor recorded the immunizations in my yellow International Certificate of Vaccination booklet. I was then able to ...
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EU DCC/covid restrictions and layovers

Countries, such as Spain, Italy or Greece, have opened their borders to vaccinated travelers from selected countries. Other EU countries may have not. How do layovers work now? If one were to fly ...
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Landing in England, Staying in Scotland - which rules should I follow? (July 2021)

My family and I (all US citizens) are traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland but our flight lands in London, England. We are taking a train from London to Edinburgh the day we arrive and we will quarantine ...
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Can I interrupt quarantine to go get the 2nd dose of the vaccine after coming back from an amber list-country?

From here I read If you have been in a country or territory on the: [...] amber list - you must quarantine in the place you’re staying and take 2 COVID-19 tests This makes me think I can't leave ...
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How long do I have to stay in a country before I can travel into a new country during covid

I want to travel to Cyprus from a country that I need special permission during covid to enter from (Montenegro). However if you fly from Bulgaria you are able to enter Cyprus with a PCR test negative ...
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Transiting through Italy: Covid-19 restrictions

Going to fly from Marseille to Tirana via Rome (Ciampino airport) in a month from now. Albania allows travelers to enter the country without PCR test / any kind of travel form. However, Italy requires ...
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PCR test at Tirana International Airport

My partner and I will be visiting Albania in a month. On the way back, we'll need to do PCR tests. I found information about the testing center at the airport. If someone used the services of this ...
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International student in Europe, travel to US and back to EU, is that possible? [closed]

I am an Asian student in Germany, meaning that I have obtain a visa and resident permit in Germany. I plan to go to US as a student (F1 visa) for few months, and then back to Germany. Is that possible?...
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Transiting Germany with current Corona restrictions

I am an Australian citizen however I hold a German Residence Permit (Type D Visa). I am currently in the UK and would like to travel to Denmark via Hamburg (Germany). My journey would look like this: ...
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Are there compassionate exemptions from isolation requirements for travellers to England and Wales (in June 2021)

As of 15th June 2021, most of the world is on the UK government's "Amber" list. Travellers from these countries arriving in England or Wales are required to enter self-isolation (quarantine) ...
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Need clarification on applying for UK Visitor Visa from a Red list country

The GOV.UK visitor visa advice for applicants from Red list country states that: If you’re applying for a visitor visa Your application decision may be delayed if you’re applying from a red list ...
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Car mask rules in Italy when living together during holiday

We are 5 people from Germany, living in 3 different households. During our holiday in Italy we will live together in one household. There's a rule in Italy that only 3 people from different households ...
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Travelling to the US on tourist visa (Covid 19) [duplicate]

I am an Indian passport holder having a German Permanent Residency. I have a 10 year US B1/B2 visa. I am going to the US (transiting in Mexico for 30 days). Do the entry restrictions apply to tourist ...
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Covid Vaccine Documentation

I know things are changing rapidly, but: Does anyone know what is an acceptable (travelling to Spain) proof of vaccination from the U.S.? Is the "CDC Card" good enough? A doctor's letter?...
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Travelling from England to Northern Ireland via Ireland

Our trip to Northern Ireland got cancelled last year due to lockdowns but we have a credit for the ferry crossing that I'm tentatively looking at rebooking. Our journey plan is this: Leave home in ...
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Covid19 rapid antigen test in Sweden for foreigners

I am a non-Swedish EU citizen travelling in Sweden. To return to my home country, I require a negative Covid19 rapid antigen test. Is it easy got get tested and what are the costs?
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Do I need PCR test to enter Switzerland by vehicle from Germany?

I see that PCR test is required to enter Switzerland by plane. Nothing mentioned for those who travel by vehicle from a low-risk country. Thanks in advance
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Can I enter Denmark by car without a PCR test?

I want to travel to Denmark from the Netherlands by car. Is there any border control at the German or Danish border? Do I need a valid PCR test to enter the country?
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Sri Lanka - PCR 96 hours within first flight clarification

Sri Lanka COVID restrictions are as follows: Passengers must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must ...
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Authoritative website listing the COVID19 banned countries for entry into the US [duplicate]

Please consider taking action (vote below) to re-open the question As good as the community wiki is regarding the subject matter, it is NOT authoritative (issued by the authorities). As such this ...
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US Citizen - Italy on Covid-tested flight to Croatia, transit Italy to return to the USA?

Italy should allow for a covid vaccine passport within a few weeks, however, to prepare for the worst, I am assuming that current travel restrictions stay enforced through August. I am planning a trip ...
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Quarantine protocol when reaching small airports in Germany from main airports

I have to travel soon to Leipzig (Germany) from Dublin (Ireland), and most flights (from Lufthansa, KLM, Ryanair) either go to other bigger airports (such as Frankfurt, Berlin, or Dresden) or go to ...
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Are duplicate Greek PLFs required to provide accurate vaccination information?

I was trying to fill in the Greek PLF for entry into the country tomorrow. Now, I noticed that despite the form asking for the number of people in my household, it did not give me any options to enter ...
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Flying to the UK for 1 day

I want to fly into the UK for 1 day (from the US, also I'm a UK citizen), and then leave for another country. Do I need to pay for the test which they require me to do before or on the second day and ...
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Berlin Apart-hotels 16 Year old

I'm 16 years old. I'm going to be doing an internship in Berlin for nearly 3 months. It's extremely likely that I'm going to be needing an apart-hotel, accommodation at a Youth Hotel or something like ...
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Could I go to another country to get vaccinated for COVID-19 in time for an event?

I've got an event in the US that I'm going to, the only problem is that I would need to be vaccinated for COVID-19. This raises a problem as I live in the UK and I'm under 18, so the vaccine isn't ...
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Will the authority accept my second ticket as a confirmation that I am transiting

I booked two ticket from two different companies. The first ticket is from Germany to Barcelona, arrives in the morning. The second is from Barcelona to non-Eu country departs at night. Spain ...
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I am an American citizen with a work permit as a meteorologist in Canada. Can I fly into Canada under the current border closure?

I am an American citizen with a work permit in Canada. (I work as a meteorologist for a hedge fund.) Can I enter Canada by air or land?
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Will I be able to travel from Ireland to France if I'm negative for COVID-19 but don't have a vaccine?

I'm planning on travelling to Nice, France at the end of July/start of August. The vaccine roll-out by the Irish government is slow and although my family member who is 40 has gotten vaccinated, it ...
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As a Green Card holder, can I travel to Iran and come back to the US without restriction? [duplicate]

I am a green card holder and live/work in the US. I want to travel to Iran in July 2021 for a couple of weeks. Am I still exempt from the 14 days quarantine rule in a third country (based on the new ...
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What documents are required to enter the Czech Republic for medical treatment?

Israeli citizens can now visit the Czech Republic but tourism is not officially permitted: Travel for the purpose of tourism, or visiting friends, is not yet possible. Protective measures of the ...
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Why do countries check if arriving persons are vaccinated and not if they have antibodies?

I have been following the COVID-related travel restrictions and there is something that I do not understand: in some countries travellers can skip quarantine if they are vaccinated. However, why ...
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Does France allow international to Schengen transfer from India?

I'm an Indian citizen, trying to make my way into Europe from India. I have a type D visa issued by a Schengen country, and was planning on travelling via Air France transiting through Paris. It looks ...
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Can American mother living in France bring French father with her to the US right now? [duplicate]

I live in the US. My parents want to come and visit me. My mother now has dual citizenship France/US (born and raised in US, moved to France later). My father is only French. My mother believes right ...
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Transiting through Netherlands in private vehicle during Covid restrictions

My family and I are German citizens and residents. We plan in July 2021 to travel from the UK to Germany in our private car and our preferred route is to take the overnight ferry from Newcastle to ...
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Can a US citizen fly to the US with an expired US passport?

Suppose a US citizen is stuck in another country with an expired passport, unable to renew the passport because of public health restrictions or for some other reason. Can the US citizen fly to the ...
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Transit in FRA (flight from non-Schengen to non-Schengen), COVID test required or not?

I am flying from Canada to Russia with a transit (in non-Schengen area) in Frankfurt. I have checked the most recent travel regulations for this case on the Lufthansa website ( https://lufthansa....
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Covid Travel Insurance

I'm planning a trip from the United States to Botswana with a stopover in South Africa in the second half of August this year. While I have no personal Covid concerns as I'm fully-vaccinated, I know ...
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Alles gurgelt! for tourists in Vienna

Alles gurgelt! is a COVID testing scheme in Vienna. One takes a gargle PCR test at home, drops off the kit at various locations and receives an answer within 24 hours. I am not Austrian or an EU ...
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Question about Schengen tourism visa and third party nationals

I plan to travel on a Schengen short term tourism visa next month. I plan to go to Greece as it is open to US travelers (both nationals and permanent residents). My current itinerary is via Frankfurt. ...
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India Canada travel ban?

I am a Canadian permanent resident Came to India in March and was flying back on 4th May 2021. Due to the covid 19 strain threat, Canada put a ban on all flights from India to Canada which they have ...
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RT-PCR v PCR Test for entry into Belarus

I need to travel to Belarus from Berlin in the next two weeks and according to the government's website, foreigners need to present a valid PCR test that is not older than 72 hours. When I visit the ...
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Hotel quarantine in France

I am travelling to Lyon from India via Paris and as per the current guidelines I need to quarantine myself for 10 days. Since I do not have a permanent residence there yet, I need to quarantine in ...
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Travel to USA as a fully-vaccinated [ AstraZeneca ] person [duplicate]

I plan to travel to New York next month from Germany. I am a Turkish citizen. CDC guidelines say that fully-vaccinated people do NOT have to quarantine upon arrival, with a note at the bottom of the ...

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