Spain

Borders are open with restrictions.

These passengers are allowed to enter:

  • citizens of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, 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);
  • residents of Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vatican City (Holy See);
  • residents of the United Kingdom arriving from the United Kingdom with a negative COVID-19 NAAT test in English, French, German, Spanish or accompanied by a certified Spanish translation taken not more than 72 hours before arrival. Tests accepted are: CRISPR, HAD, LAMP, NEAR, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, SDA and TMA;
  • people arriving from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden or Switzerland;
  • holders of a long-term visa issued by a Schengen Member State returning via Spain to their country of residence;
  • holders of a diplomatic passport traveling on duty;
  • unmarried partners of citizens of Spain with a confirmation of their relationship issued by a consulate of Spain;
  • holders of a COVID-19 vaccination certificate (older than 11 years) stating that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac at least 14 days before arrival. Effectively 1 February 2022 they must be fully vaccinated with mentioned above vaccines at most 270 days and at least 14 days before arrival, or get a booster dose;
  • children under 12 traveling with their parents who have been fully vaccinated;
  • students with proof of being enrolled in a course in Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland. They must have medical insurance and travel to the country where they study, at most 15 days before the start of the course.

If you belong to one of the categories of people who may be allowed to enter Spain, we recommend that you have all the relevant documents with you. 

Please note that the final decision on your entry is in the competence of the immigration officer at passport control.

People entering or transiting through Spain must complete an “FCS Health Control Form” before departure here or via the Spain Travel Health-SpTH App. This will generate a QR code which must be presented upon arrival.

Passengers will undergo medical screening upon arrival.

Arriving people must have:

  • a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test result in English, French, German, Spanish or accompanied by a certified Spanish translation of a test taken not more than 48 hours before arrival; or – a negative COVID-19 NAAT test result in English, French, German, Spanish or accompanied by a certified Spanish translation of a test taken not more than 72 hours before arrival. Tests accepted are: CRISPR, HAD, LAMP, NEAR, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, SDA and TMA; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty),  Sinopharm or Sinovac at least 14 days before arrival. Effectively 1 February 2022 they must be fully vaccinated with mentioned above vaccines at most 270 days and at least 14 days before arrival, or get a booster dose; or
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 11 days after the positive COVID-19 NAAT test result. The sample for the certificate must have been taken at most 180 days before arrival.

This rule doesn’t apply to:

  • children under 12;
  • people arriving from Columbia, Namibia, Peru, Bahrain, Chile, China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Macao, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates or Uruguay;
  • residents of the United Kingdom arriving from the United Kingdom.

Residents of the United Kingdom arriving from the United Kingdom must have:

  • a negative COVID-19 NAAT test result in English, French, German, Spanish or accompanied by a certified Spanish translation of a test taken not more than 72 hours before arrival. Tests accepted are: CRISPR, HAD, LAMP, NEAR, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, SDA and TMA; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Serum Institute of India, Sinopharm or Sinovac at least 14 days before arrival. Effectively 1 February 2022 they must be fully vaccinated with mentioned above vaccines at most 270 days and at least 14 days before arrival, or get a booster dose.

This rule does not apply to children under 12.

Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 10 days if arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe. Quarantine can be completed earlier if tested on the 7th day and get a negative result. The following types of tests are accepted: NAAT, antigen tests. Details can be found on the website 

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