Iceland

Borders are open with restrictions.

These passengers are allowed to enter:
  • citizens and residents of Iceland;
  • citizens of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or EEA Member States and members of their families;
  • British citizens who reside in Iceland and have a residence certificate (C-122), which can be obtained here;
  • holders of a residence permit issued by Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican or an EEA Member State;
  • residents of Bahrain, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Hong Kong (SAR China), Indonesia, Macao (SAR China), New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay arriving from their country of residence;
  • passengers in a long-term intimate relationship with a citizen or a resident of Iceland;
  • students;
  • holders of a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival;
  • holders of a certificate of previous COVID-19 infection in Danish, English, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish. Tests accepted are: positive COVID-19 PCR test result issued at least 14 days before arrival or presence of antibodies against COVID-19 measured by ELISA serologic assay.

More details can be found here

People transiting through Iceland to another Schengen Member State must have written confirmation of their permission to enter the other Schengen Member State.

Arriving people must complete the “Preregistration for visiting Iceland” before arrival.

 

Arriving people must have:

  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test in Danish, English, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish taken not more than 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point, and are subject to a test upon arrival and quarantine for 5 days; or
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test in Danish, English, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish taken not more than 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point, and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival; or
  • a certificate of previous COVID-19 infection in Danish, English, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish. Accepted proof are: positive COVID-19 PCR test result issued at least 14 days and at most 180 days before arrival, or presence of antibodies against COVID-19 measured by ELISA serologic assay.

This rule does not apply to citizens and residents of Iceland and passengers younger than 16 years.

Details can be found here

Arriving people are subject to a COVID-19 PCR-test upon arrival.

This doesn’t apply to:

  • children under 16;
  • holders of a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival – NOT for citizens or residents of Iceland. They must not be arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe;;
  • holders of a certificate of previous COVID-19 infection in Danish, English, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish. They must not be arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe.
    Tests accepted are:
  • positive COVID-19 PCR test result issued at least 14 days before arrival; or
  • presence of antibodies against COVID-19 measured by ELISA serologic assay.

Details can be found here and here

 

Arriving people could be subject to quarantine. Details can be found here

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