France

Borders are open with restrictions.

These passengers are allowed to enter:

  • citizens of France and their spouses and children;
  • citizens of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and an EU Member State and their spouses and children;
  • British citizens who are beneficiaries of the Agreement on withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community, and their family members;
  • people arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece,  Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands,  Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or Vatican City (Holy See); They must have not been outside these countries in the past 30 days;
  • passengers arriving from Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vanuatu. They must not have been outside these countries in the past 30 days;
  • holders of a residence permit issued by Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or an EU Member State;
  • students;
  • people with a written invitation from the French citizen and confirmation of being an unmarried partner of a national of France;
  • passengers with a Laissez-Passer;
  • holders of a COVID-19 vaccination certificate and their children younger than 18 years. The certificate must state that they received:
  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 4 weeks before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and proof of the previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac.

Arriving people:

  • must have a completed sworn statement;
  • could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival;
  • could be subject to self-isolation or quarantine for up to 10 days. This doesn’t apply to holders of a COVID-19 vaccination certificate and accompanying children younger than 18 years.  The certificate must state that they received:
  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and proof of the previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac.
 

People arriving from red list countries: Afghanistan,  Belarus, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Georgia, Mauritius, Moldova (Rep.) Montenegro,    Pakistan, the Russian Federation, South Africa, Suriname, Tanzania, Turkey, USA or Ukraine must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

Passengers older than 12 arriving from the United Kingdom must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. 

Passengers arriving from the United Kingdom must register online here and show proof at time of check-in.

This rule does not apply to passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate and accompanying children younger than 18 years.

The certificate must state that they received:

  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and proof of previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac.

People older than 12 arriving from all other countries (orange countries except the United Kingdom) must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

 

People older than 12 arriving from green list countries: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See) must have:

  • a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received: 
  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or 
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and proof of previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac; or
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 11 days and at most 6 months before departure from the first embarkation point.

Passengers older than 12 arriving from green list countries: Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait,  New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vanuatu must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

People entering or transiting through France from orange and red list countries must present a completed Travel Certificate before boarding and to immigration upon arrival. 

This doesn’t apply to holders of a COVID-19 vaccination certificate and accompanying children younger than 18 years. The certificate must state they received:

  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of the previous infection with COVID-19.the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and proof of the previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac.
 

Detailed information can be found here

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