Covid Entry Check: Germany Travel Restrictions

This Germany dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 10 / 14 Days
Last reviewed on 19 Jan 2022, 04:05AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
413,525
-9.35% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
35,007
11% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, Transit, the following travellers may also enter:
• Residents of countries listed in greenlanes. They must have been living in the residence country in the past 6 months except for residents of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or an EEA Member State.
• Nationals of, travellers with a long term "D" issued visa by or travellers arriving from EEA member states and Switzerland.
For countries listed in greenlanes:
• Travellers arriving from or with a long term "D" visa issued by EEA member states on this list and Siwtzerland.
• Nationals and travellers with a residence permit issued by Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or an EEA Member State on this list may enter
• Residens of Australia, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, South Korea, Macao (SAR China), New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Ukraine and Uruguay. They must have been living in the residence country in the past 6 months may enter

Other important information:
• Travellers arriving from a high risk area or an area of variant of concern must register before departure at https://www.einreiseanmeldung.de . The list of countries can be found at https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Risikogebiete_neu.html

For China, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, United Kingdom:
Travellers arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before arrival; or a negative COVID-19 LAMP, NAAT, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test taken at most 48 hours before departure.
The test result must be in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.l.

What to expect in Germany?

📝 Before your trip

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
For more information: https://www.einreiseanmeldung.de/

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 3 days of your arrival.
Testing Details:
Travellers must have:
- a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before arrival; or
- a negative COVID-19 PCR, RT-LAMP or TMA test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
The test result must be in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
- This does not apply to:
- Travellers younger than 12 years;
- Travellers with a positive COVID-19 PCR, RT-LAMP or TMA test result issued at least 28 days and at most 6 months before arrival;

For more information: https://www.einreiseanmeldung.de/

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with at no cost to the traveller. For more information: https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/coronavirus-infos-reisende/faq-tests-entering-germany.html

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 10 / 14days; Quarantine is to be served at your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information: https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/coronavirus-infos-reisende/faq-tests-Einreisende-englisch.html

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
There are no routes that have greater restrictions at this time.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Other GreenLanes are available from
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Taiwan, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, South Korea, Kuwait, Macao (SAR China), New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Mexico
Need more help to resume travelling?