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Make sure that you are informed on the travel restrictions and entry requirements of the country you are traveling to, in order to ensure that you arrive to your destination without any mishap.

For some destinations it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival, verify below if this is needed in your case. For destinations that do not have an online form, passengers will be requested to fill out a form during the flight, so we ask that you bring a pen for your flight.

Please be aware that it is the passenger’s responsibility to comply with all government policies and entry requirements, for example the need to fill out forms and/or Covid-19 testing*. Failure to do so may result in denied boarding for the flight or entry to the destination.

As we are not listing all countries and rules face frequent changes, guarantee that you meet the travel requirements of your destination. Always confirm information with official government agencies to ensure you are able to reach your destination.

 

*It is mandatory that testing results, required by the countries, be presented in Portuguese or English.

Portugal

Traveling of / in transit to:

Mainland Portugal | Azores | Madeira and Porto Santo

All passengers traveling to Continental Portugal, either as a final destination, in transit or transfer, must complete this online form after checking-in for the flight.
The proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points.
 

As per the directive of the Portuguese Government (Decree Law no. 10712-F/2020, of October 30), entry into Portuguese territory is only authorized for:

  1. Passengers on flights from countries belonging to the European Union, countries associated with the Schengen Area (Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland and Switzerland) and the United Kingdom under the terms of the Departure Agreement between the European Union and the United Kingdom (regardless of nationality of the passenger);
  2. Passengers on flights from countries whose epidemiological situation is in accordance with Council Recommendation (EU) 2020/1551, of 22 October 2020;
  3. Passengers on flights from countries that are not members of the European Union or that are not countries associated with the Schengen Area, exclusively for essential travel, thus:
    1. Citizens of the European Union, nationals of States associated with the Schengen Area and members of their families, in accordance to the Directive 2004/38 / EC, of the Parliament and of the Council, and third-country nationals legally resident in a Member State of the European Union;
    2. Third-country nationals traveling for professional, study, family reunion, health or humanitarian reasons.
  4. Passengers on repatriation or humanitarian flights organized in accordance with the law.

Passengers on flights described in sub paragraphs a) and b) are not required to submit a negative RT-PCR molecular test for COVID-19, performed within 72 hours prior to the flight.

All passengers (including Portuguese citizens, residing in Portugal and their families) on the flights described in paragraphs c) and d) must present proof of laboratory testing (RT-PCR) for the screening of SARS-CoV-2, with a negative result, performed within 72 hours prior to the time of departure, or they will be denied boarding.

NOTE - The test must be a molecular RT-PCR test and rapid tests are not acceptable.

Exceptions to the rule of mandatory presentation of negative test results before boarding:

  • Passengers transferring in Portugal with a connecting flight outside of national territory are exempt from presenting the test as long as the connecting flight takes place on the same calendar day and they do not leave the boarding area within the airport;
  • Passengers of Portuguese nationality and passengers with legal residence in Portugal, on flights originating in African Portuguese speaking countries or any origin in a third country on repatriation or humanitarian flights:
    • Can board without proof of testing;
    • They will be tested upon arrival to the Portuguese airport, at their own expense, and must await the results at their residence (for reference, the test costs 100 €).

Examples:

Portuguese national / resident in Portugal traveling from New York to Lisbon: Must present test to board
Foreign national traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Lisbon: Must present test to board
Foreign national traveling Sao Paulo – Lisbon – Madrid: No test required
Portuguese national / resident in Portugal traveling from Praia to Lisbon: Can take the test upon arrival
Portuguese passenger / resident in Portugal on a repatriation flight from Dakar to Lisbon: Can take the test upon arrival
Foreign national traveling from Luanda to Lisbon: Must present test to board
Foreign national on repatriation flight from Dakar to Lisbon: Must present test to board

Additional documentation
    For Continental Portugal, as a final destination, in transit or transfer, it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form after completing their check-in, proof of which will need to be presented at control points.

All passengers traveling to Azores must complete this online form in the 72h hours prior to the flight.
The proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

Mandatory diagnostic tests for SARS-CoV-2 from 20 November 2020.

  1. Passengers wishing to travel to the territory of the Autonomous Region of the Azores by air from areas considered by the World Health Organisation to be areas of active community transmission or with active transmission chains of the SARS-CoV -2 virus are required to present, before boarding, proof, in digital or paper form, of a document issued by a laboratory, either national or international, of a diagnostic test with a NEGATIVE result.
  2. The diagnostic tests should be carried out using the RT-PCR methodology, seventy-two (72) hours before the departure for to the territory of the Autonomous Region of the Azores.
  3. The document issued by the laboratory performing the diagnostic test must contain the identification of the person tested, the identification of the laboratory, the date the test was performed and a negative result.

Exceptions:

The obligation referred to in the preceding paragraphs does not apply in the following situations:

  1. Passengers aged 12 years or under.
  2. Exceptional humanitarian situations duly authorised by the Regional Health Authority.
Additional documentation
    For Azores it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

All passengers traveling to Madeira and Porto Santo must complete this online form in the 48 hours prior to the flight.
Proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

As of July 1:

  • All passengers on flights from abroad who carry a negative PCR test for COVID-19 disease, performed within 72 hours prior to disembarkation, in laboratories certified by national or international authorities, upon disembarkation, proceed to their destination, upon presentation of the respective report submitted, in advance, through https://madeirasafe.com.
  • Passengers disembarking at airports in the Autonomous Region of Madeira who have not performed a PCR test for COVID-19, will do so at the airport upon arrival. After performing the PCR test, the passenger will proceed to their destination. The passenger will be informed of the result within the following 12 hours.
  • As additional preventive measures for COVID-19 in the Autonomous Region of Madeira, the following are recommended:
    • Use of a mask, especially in closed spaces and public transport (mandatory);
    • Social distance (2 meters between people and avoid crowds);
    • Frequent hand hygiene;
    • Respiratory etiquette.

For the safety and protection of all, comply with the recommendations.

For further clarification, passengers can send an email, uesp.madeira@iasaude.madeira.gov.pt and / or contact the following numbers: +351 291208700 / +351 969320327 / +351 969320235.

Additional documentation
    For Madeira and Porto Santo it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.
Europe

Traveling of / in transit to:

Alemanha | Austria | Belgium | Denmark | Spain | Ireland | Italy | Luxembourg | United Kingdom | Switzerland

All passengers traveling to Germany must complete this online form prior to the flight.
The proof of the filled-out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

All inbound passengers returning from or who have stayed in risk areas in the last 10 days are obligated to go directly to their home or other suitable accommodation immediately after their arrival in German territory for a quarantine period of 10 days. This does not apply to passengers that have only traveled through a risk area without spending time there.

To shorten the 10-day quarantine, a RT-PCR test for Covid-19 can be done from the fifth day on wards after entry. After receiving a negative test result quarantine can be ended.

Further information available here.

Additional documentation
    For Germany it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival. 

Passengers over the age of 6, departing from Portugal as of September 28: Lisbon and North region) must present an RT-PCR test for Covid 19, with a negative result, carried out within 72 hours prior to boarding. If testing is not possible at the point of origin of the flight, entry can still be granted to Austrian territory, and the RT-PCR test must be carried out in Austria within 48 hours. Until a negative test result is available, a self-monitored (home) quarantine must be carried out, for which an accommodation confirmation has to be presented. Quarantine can only be terminated when negative test result is received. The costs for the test as well as any necessary accommodation will be paid by the passenger.

This does not apply to passengers that have only travelled through a risk area without spending time there. However, it is necessary to provide proof that you did not stay in Lisbon, for example proof of accommodation or hotel invoice outside of the region.

All passengers traveling to Belgium must complete this online form in the 48 hours prior to the flight.
The proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

If the passenger does not comply by presenting the PLF duly filled out the airline has the right to deny the boarding of the passenger on the flight. Thus, the passenger must present one of the two documents mentioned below prior to their boarding:

  • The proof of submission of an electronic PLF. This is the document with a QR code with a copy of the information that was submitted. 
  • For passengers who were technically unable to submit an electronic PLF, a paper PLF duly completed and signed. For intra-Schengen flights, this paper form must be collected by the air carrier and handed over to the health/designated authorities at the airport of arrival in Belgium, immediately after the flight. For extra-Schengen flights, the form must be handed over by the passenger himself to the authorities responsible for border controls in Belgium.
Additional documentation
    For Brussels it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival. 

Danish nationals and persons resident in Denmark can enter Denmark without restrictions, as well as citizens resident in countries classified as "open".

Citizens resident in a country/province classified as banned can enter Denmark if they have a worthy purpose, like the following:

  • Having a job in Denmark;
  • Professionals attending business meetings;
  • Workers transporting goods into or out of Denmark;
  • Seaman, aircraft crew members and diplomats;
  • Students or trainees at Denmark.

The list of “open” and “banned” countries can be found here.

As a new requirement, people from high-risk countries must have a worthy purpose of entering Denmark and must present proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours before entry. 

See the full information at here, where you also can find information om persons resident in Denmark and/or of Danish nationality and persons who want to travel through Denmark.

All passengers traveling to Spain must complete this online form.

After completing the form, the passenger wit receive a QR code associated to their trip, which will have to be presented upon arrival to Spain.

Passengers who have not been able to complete the online health control form may, exceptionally, submit it in paper format.

An additional requirement is that, all passengers coming from a high-risk country / area, whose final destination is an airport in Spain (or in transit), regardless of nationality or place of residence, are obligated to present an RT-PCR test for Covid 19, with a negative result, carried out within 72 hours prior to arrival.

Additional documentation
    For Spain it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

As decreed by French authorities, it is mandatory that all passengers from the age 11 and above to wear a surgical mask or FFP1, FFP2 or FFP3 masks without valveThe maximum duration for which the surgical mask should be used is 4 hours, and it must be replaced after this period. Children form the age of 6 and above are still required to wear a suitable mask.

Ventilated and fabric masks are not permitted.

All passengers traveling to Ireland must complete this online form in the 48 hours prior to the flight.
The proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

It is an offence to provide false or misleading information on the form. Following completion of the Form you will be issued with an email receipt. More information on the Passenger Locator form is available here.

Passengers are obliged by law to present the email receipt or a completed printed version of the form to an officer at the point of entry to the State.

The public health measures that apply to all of the population in Ireland, will also apply to all arriving passengers. More information on this is available here.

Additional documentation
    For Ireland it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

Passengers traveling to Italy and embarking on Italian airports are only allowed to use surgical masks or FFP2 or FFP3 masks without valve. The maximum duration for which the surgical mask should be used is 4 hours, and it must be replaced after this period.

Ventilated and fabric masks are not permitted.

Italian authorities have determined that passengers who do not hold (i) an Italian passport as Italian citizens or (ii) a Schengen passport and residence in Italy; are prohibited from entering Italy when in the last 14 days they have stayed or passed through one of the following countries: Armenia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brazil, Bosnia Herzegovina, Chile, Kuwait, North Macedonia, Moldova, Oman, Panama, Peru, Dominican Republic.

Hand Luggage Restrictions

As per the restrictions imposed by Italian authorities, on flights to / from Italy passengers cannot place loose items of clothing into overhead bins. Any items of loose clothing should be placed within the hand luggage or kept with the passenger.

The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg informs that citizens of the European Union, citizens of the United Kingdom, countries of the Schengen Area, San Marino, Andorra, Monaco and the Vatican as well as family members are free to enter the European Union regardless of reason and not just to return home.

As of 1 July, the following national categories of third countries are allowed to enter Luxembourg:

  1. Third-country nationals who have a long-term residence permit / residence visa in one of the States of the Union or in one of the countries associated with the Schengen Area under European regulations; or who has a long-stay visa issued by one of the states mentioned;
  2. Health professionals, researchers and professional caregivers for the elderly;
  3. Cross-border workers;
  4. Seasonal agricultural workers;
  5. People whose occupation is related to the transport sector;
  6. Members of diplomatic bodies, staff of international organizations and persons invited by these organizations whose physical presence is required for the proper functioning of the organizations; military personnel; staff in the field of cooperation and development and humanitarian aid; civil protection personnel; in the exercise of the respective functions;
  7. Passengers in transit;
  8. Passengers traveling for family reasons and holding supporting documents;
  9. Sailors;
  10. People who need to apply for international protection from Luxembourg for other humanitarian reasons;
  11. Third-country nationals traveling for studies;
  12. Highly qualified third country workers if their employment is economically necessary and their work cannot be carried out from abroad.

For the categories of travelers described in 8, 11 and 12, the minister of foreign affairs or the embassy of the respective country must issue a specific certificate

From 1 July 2020, third-country nationals are also allowed to enter Luxembourg when they reside in one of the following countries: Algeria; Australia; Canada; China (when there is reciprocity at European Union level); Georgia; Japan; Montenegro; Morocco; New Zealand; Rwanda; Serbia; South Korea; Thailand; Tunisia; Uruguay.

In addition to the usual documents, passengers residing in the countries described must have in their possession additional official documents proving their residence in the third country for which restrictions have been lifted, such as certificates of residence and / or work visa issued third country of residence. These documents must be accompanied by a translation into one of Luxembourg's administrative languages or into English.

Passengers are required to fill the Health Declaration Card due to the outbreak of Covid-19.
Passengers are required to fill a Passenger Locator Form during their flight to Poland.
Passengers with body temperature over 38°C are not permitted to board the flight.

We ask that passengers be prepared and bring a pen for their journey, in order to fill out the mentioned forms.

All passengers traveling to United Kingdom must complete this online form in the 48 hours prior to the flight.
Proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

As of June 8, new rules are in to affect for passengers, residents and non-residents, travelling to the United Kingdom. Passengers will need to: 

  • Fill out the online form available here, providing information regarding the journey, as well as personal contact information. The form can only be submitted within 48 hours before the scheduled arrival in the United Kingdom;
  • Self-isolate for a period of 14 days at the location where you will be staying. Click here for more information.
  • To see which passengers are exempt from English border rules, click here.
Additional documentation
    For United Kingdom it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

Passengers travelling from Portugal and other countries that are not classified as low risk must fill out the form available here prior to their departure and follow the testing procedures.

Arriving passengers are obligated to present an RT-PCR test for Covid 19, with a negative result, carried out within 72 hours of the flight or undergo an RT-PCR test in the Czech Republic within 5 days from the arrival. If the passenger does not submit a RT-PCR test result to the respective hygienic station within 7 days from the arrival, a necessary quarantine measure shall be ordered. It will also be possible to submit a PCR test result that was issued by other EU member country. This rule applies to the Czech citizens, EU citizens and third-country nationals with a long-term or permanent residence permit in the Czech Republic or other EU country.

The Government of Czech Republic has also decreed that entry is not granted to passengers traveling for tourism or to visit friends. Entry is only allowed for those traveling for essential reasons, such as work or business purposes, traveling to healthcare facilities, essential family travel, attending a wedding or a funeral, all exceptions from the free movement ban can be found here.

Additional information can is available here

Since 6 July 2020, passengers arriving in Switzerland from certain areas are required to go into quarantine for a period of 10 days. This measure is based on the COVID-19 Ordinance on International Passenger Transport Measures and applies to persons entering Switzerland from countries or areas with an increased risk of infection with the coronavirus.

Passengers must notify the competent cantonal authority within two days of your arrival in Switzerland and follow the instructions given to you by the authorities. Costs incurred during quarantine must be borne by the passenger.

You will find the list of countries or areas with an increased risk of infection with the coronavirus, along with details of the cantonal agencies and exceptions from the quarantine requirements, here

Anyone who evades quarantine, or who fails to comply with the duty to notify the authorities, is committing an offence under the Epidemics Act and is liable to a ¬fine of up to CHF 10,000.
Please refer to the FOPH website or further information or contact the Infoline – (+41) 58 464 44 88 (06:00 - 23:00).

Africa

Traveling of / in transit to:

Angola | Cape Verde | Ghana | Mozambique | Senegal

All passengers traveling to Angola must complete this online form in the 72 hours prior to the flight.
The proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

The borders of the Republic of Angola remain closed, with the entry and exit of national territory subject to sanitary control defined by the competent authorities.

However entries will be limited to the passengers described below: 

  • Return to Angola of nationals an non-national residents;
  • Entry of foreign citizens with work visas;
  • Return of foreign citizens to their respective countries;
  • Official trips to and from the national territory;
  • Entry and exit of diplomatic and consular staff.

All entries and exits from the territory are dependent on the presentation of a negative RT-PCR test to COVID-19, carried out in the 72 hours preceding the flight.

After entering the country, a 14-day household quarantine will have to be carried out, which may be shortened after 7 days, by presenting a new negative COVID-19 test.

Additional documentation

    For Angola it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

All passengers traveling to Cape Verde must complete this online form in the 72h hours prior to the flight. 
The proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

Passengers with a Cape Verdean passport, Cabo Verdean nationals who have acquired foreign nationality, as well as their spouses and descendants, upon presentation of a passport, birth certificate, marriage certificate or other document attesting to the fact that they were born, married, or are children of a father or mother born in Cabo Verde, diplomatic or service passport, a laisser-passer or letter of transit; as well as citizens residing in Cape Verde and children under 2 years old are exempt from completing the online form.

Additionally must present a negative PCR test for COVID-19, carried out within 72 hours prior to boarding. Children under 7 years (or under 12 if travelling from the USA) are excepted from presenting the PCR test for COVID-19.

More information available here.

Additional documentation
    For Cape Verde it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival. 

All international arrivals including those from the ECOWAS region will be required to meet the following health requirements prior to admission into Ghana by the Ghana Immigration Service:

  1. Must not have any symptoms suggestive of COVID-19 including body temperature >38°C
  2. Possession of a COVID-19 negative PCR test result from an accredited laboratory in the country of origin.
    1. The test should have been done not more than 72 hours before the scheduled departure time from the country of origin
    2. For passengers who transit through other countries before arriving in Ghana, the first country of departure will be the reference point
    3. For Ghanaian residents who depart Ghana and return within one (1) week will not be required to present a COVID-19 test result from the country of departure. They will however, undergo mandatory COVID-19 testing upon arrival to Ghana.
    4. Children under-5 years of age will not be required to undergo testing at the airport
    5. Persons who arrive under emergency circumstances such as diverted flights will not be required to undergo testing if they do not leave the airport or remain in transit and do not leave the hotel.
  3. Must wear a face mask appropriately (extending from the middle of the nasal bridge to halfway between the chin and the neck).
  4. Passengers are advised to regularly use any of the hand sanitizing stations provided in the terminal.
  5. Be subject to a mandatory COVID-19 test at the airport terminal, which costs 150USD and this cost will be borne by the passenger. The payment for this test must be done prior to boarding of flights here, and passenger are required to show proof of payment as a condition for boarding of flights
  6. All persons testing positive will receive further clinical assessment and treatment.
  7. All persons testing negative will be advised to continue to observe COVID-19 safety precautions following arrival in Ghana. 
  8. Passengers transiting and transfering through Accra will not be required to take the COVID-19 test in Accra.

Information provided by the Ghana authorities is available here

Additional documentation
    For Ghana it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form, prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival. 

Conditions for entry into Guinea-Bissau:

  • Present a negative RT-PCR Test Certificate for COVID-19 issued by an accredited laboratory and obtained up to 72 hours before the start of the journey;
  • Submit to a screening for evocative signs and symptoms of COVID-19;
  • Provide health status information and all contact details (address and telephone numbers) at the origin and destination, as well as close relatives, through a form to be completed and signed;
  • Wear a face mask at the point of entry, disinfect hands with soap and water or alcoholic gel before submitting documents to the border authorities and maintain a physical distance of at least one meter from other passengers and airport staff;
  • Passengers with fever or other symptoms suggestive of COVID-19 will undergo a second health screening and, if the situation warrants it, be tested to COVID-19;
  • Passengers mentioned in point 5. must remain confined to their destinations until they receive the results of the test carried out and additional instructions from the health authorities.

Commercial flights to Mozambique have resumed and entry to the country it permitted for those who fulfill the following conditions:

  • Mozambican nationals; or
  • Legal residents in Mozambique; or
  • Holders of an exceptional authorization to enter Mozambique, granted by the Mozambican authorities, pursuant to Article 10 (2) of Decree No. 51/2020 of July 2 of the Republic of Mozambique.

According to the Decree of the Council of Ministers of Mozambique no. 69/2020, of August 11, 2020, the following health rules apply to all passengers traveling to Mozambique:

  • Presentation of RT-PCR tests for Covid-19 (SARS-CoV-2), with a negative result, carried out in the country of origin in the last 72 hours before departure;
  • Subject to the mandatory home quarantine for the period of 10 consecutive days;
  • Must conduct new RT-PCR test for Covid-19 (SARS-CoV-2), with a negative result, at the end of the quarantine period, at their own expense;
    • If the passenger is unable to bear the cost of the test, than he is subject to mandatory home quarantine for 14 consecutive days.

Find out about all the mandatory sanitary conditions here.

In case of doubt regarding this matter, please contact the Mozambican authorities directly.

Passengers traveling to São Tomé and Príncipe must present a negative PCR test for COVID-19, carried out within 72 hours prior to boarding.

The Republic of Senegal has decreed that, entry into Senegal is only allowed to passengers with Senegalese nationality and foreign residents, provided that proof of residence in Senegal is presented when boarding the flight.

Additionally, and regardless of nationality, there are also the following exceptions where passengers are granted entry to Senegal:

  • Nationals from countries belonging to the African Union (WAEMU) and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
  • Passengers in transit.
  • Diplomats.
  • Passengers traveling for family reasons and duly justified imperatives.
  • Flight crew.
  • Medical personnel.
  • Military personnel.
  • Members of international organizations on a humanitarian mission.
  • Third-country nationals studying in Senegal.

From 00:01 on the 22nd October onwards a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test dating less than five (05) days from the date of the results is required for any passenger embarking to a Senegal airport. The five (05) days validity counts from the date of the results until the beginning of the journey at the point of origin of the passenger. 
The results must be delivered by a laboratory located in the State where the passenger started the journey and appearing on the list of laboratories approved by that State or by a health body international recognised by the competent Health Authorities of the country of origin or departure.

North and South America

Traveling of / in transit to:

Brazil | Canada | USA

The Brazilian Government allows foreigners to enter by air, provided that the appropriate migration requirements are met, including possession of an entry visa when required by the Brazilian legal system. 

For more information on entry restrictions for Brazil consult PORTARIA Nº 470, of October 2, 2020.

All passengers traveling to Canada must complete this online form or do so through the ArriveCAN mobile app in the 48 hours prior to the flight.
The proof of the filled out form will need to be presented at control points upon arrival.

Passenger who do not submit the required information digitally before boarding their flight could be subject to enforcement action, which can range from verbal warnings to $1,000 fine. 

If you are an in-transit passenger whose final destination is not Canada, you do not have to submit the mentioned form. 

Unless exempt under conditions set out in the Mandatory Isolation Order, you must use ArriveCAN within 48 hours of entering Canada to: 

  • Confirm you have arrived at your place of quarantine or isolation 
  • Complete a daily COVID-19 symptom self-assessment during your quarantine period 
 
When entering Canada, passengers will be required to quarantine or isolate for 14 days.

Passengers are not permitted to enter Canada with the exception of:

  1. Permanent residents of Canada;
  2. Immediate family members (a spouse or common-law partner and their parents or step-parents, dependent children, and their dependent children, and guardians or tutors) of Canadian nationals or residents;
  3. Passengers in transit through Canada (including those changing terminals within the same airport, but not passengers who otherwise leave the airport);
  4. Passengers registered as an Indian under the Indian Act;
  5. Passengers who hold written authorisation from a consular officer of the Government of Canada to enter Canada for the purpose of reuniting immediate family members;
  6. Accredited diplomats or representatives of international organisations and their immediate family members;
  7. Members of the Canadian military, visiting forces, and their immediate family members;
  8. Protected Persons;
  9. French residents of St. Pierre and Miquelon who have only been in St. Pierre and Miquelon, the US or Canada for at least 14 days;
  10. Temporary workers who are holding either a valid work permit or a letter of approval issued by Canada, and with a valid job offer;
  11. Students with a valid study permit or letter of approval issued by Canada, and they either reside in or are required to attend to their studies immediately in Canada;
  12. Passengers travelling to provide an essential service or medical assistance in Canada; or
  13. Passengers whose entry the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Immigration, or Public Safety have determined to be in the national interests. 

 

More information available here.

Additional documentation
    For Canada it is mandatory that passengers complete an online form or do so through the ArriveCAN mobile app, 48 hours prior to the flight, proof of which will need to be presented at control points upon arrival. 

Passengers who have stayed, in the last 14 days (including periods in transit), in the following countries are not permitted to enter the United States of America:

  • Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain , Sweden and Switzerland; United Kingdom (excluding territories outside Europe) and the Republic of Ireland;
  • Asia: China (excluding the regions of Macau and Hong Kong); Islamic Republic of Iran;
  • South America: Brazil.

This entry restriction does not apply to US citizens, residents of the United States, family members of US citizens and other individuals who are covered by the exceptions defined by the Government of the United States of America. Confirm all the conditions here.

Travelling to Boston, Massachusetts

As of August 1, all passengers entering the state of Massachusetts, including returning residents, are required to:

  • Complete the Massachusetts Travel Form prior to arrival, unless you are visiting from a lower-risk state designated by the Department of Public Health. 
  • Quarantine for 14 days or produce a negative COVID-19 test result that has been administered up to 72-hours prior to your arrival in Massachusetts. 

If your COVID-19 test result has not been received prior to arrival, visitors, and residents must quarantine until they receive a negative test result.
For more information, visit the state of Massachusetts’ official website.