Portugal

Borders are open with restrictions.

Airservice with Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe is suspended.

These passengers are allowed to enter:

  • citizens and resdients of Portugal;
  • holders of a long-term visa issued by Portugal;
  • citizens of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland and their family members;
  • passengers arriving from
    Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, UAE, United Kingdom, Uruguay, USA;
  • passengers with a residence permit or a long-term visa issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or United Kingdom, returning via Portugal to their country of residence;
  • holders of a valid vaccination certificate;
  • holders of a positive COVID-19 test result and a recovery certificate.

All arriving passengers (including those in transit) must fill-in online Passenger Locator Card and present it before boarding their flight. This rule doesn’t apply for those travelling to Azores or Madeira on a direct flight.

Passengers arriving to Madeira need to provide a QR-code generated after completing online questionaire.

Passengers do not need a negative covid test result if they are travelling on a direct flight to Madeira and they are:

  • children under 12;
  • holders of vaccination certificate;
  • holders of a positive COVID-19 test result and a recovery certificate.

Vaccines accepted for Madeira: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac and Sputnik V.

Arriving passengers (including those in transit) must have negative rapid antigen test result. The test must be issued no more than 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Alternatively they may have a negative NAAT, PCR, RT-PCR test result taken no more than 72 hours before departure from the 1st embarkation point. Additionaly they must have a valid vaccination or recovery certificate.

This rule doesn’t apply to:

  • children 12 years;
  • those arriving to Madeira on direct flight.

Passengers travelling to Madeira must complete a questionaire online. Also passengers older than 12 years must have a negative rapid atigen test result taken at most 48 hours before departure. Alternatively they shall be tested upon arrival or shall be quarantined for 10 days.
The test requirement doesn’t apply to:

  • holders of a valid recovery certificate issued no more than 90 days before arrival;
  • holders of a valid vaccination certificate.

Passengers arriving in Azores must fill-in upon arrival “Health Form upon arrival at the Azores” and “Health Form upon arrival at the Azores”. If they do not have a valid test result they will be tested upon arrival except for those who doesn’t need a test to enter the country and holders of a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test issued no more than 48 hours before arrival.

Residence permits expired on and after 24 February 2020 considered valid until 31 March 2022.

Vaccination certificate considering valid if:

  • vaccine is: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty). For those arriving on a direct flight to Madeira Sputnik V is also accepted;
  • it is a EU digital Covid Certificate (EU DCC) or a digital certificate issued by one of these countries:
    Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Hong Kong, Jordan, Kuwait, Macao, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay.

Recovery certificate considered valid if:

  • it is an EU digital Covid Certificate (EU DCC) or a digital certificate issued by one of these countries:
    Albania, Andorra, Armenia, El Salvador, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Israel, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Panama, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Switzerland, Togo, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom.

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