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Covid Entry Check: Belgium Travel Restrictions

This Belgium 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 14 Days
Last reviewed on 16 Jul 2021, 11:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
12,554
24.89% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
1,099,474
1.15% (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, Nationals and residents of Switzerland and EEA Member States, travellers with "C" visa issued by Belgium, residents of countries listed in greenlanes if arriving from country of residence may enter.
Travellers with a "C" visa issued by Belgium before 18 March 2020 or issued by other Schengen Member State traveling to stay in Belgium, must have an Essential Travel Certificate issued by Belgium.
Students may enter. More information can be found at https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/travels/ and https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/colour-codes-by-country/

Other important information:
Travellers with a "C" visa issued by other Schengen Member State, traveling through Belgium to the country which issued the visa, must have a verbal note or, other proof that the country of destination will allow them to enter.
Travellers arriving from countries listed in greenlanes do not need to a negative pre-arrival Covid-19 test.

What to expect in Belgium?

📝 Before your trip

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane.
You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
For more information: https://travel.info-coronavirus.be/public-health-passenger-locator-form
You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 72 days of your arrival.

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with the cost borne by the traveller. For more information: https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 14days; Quarantine served at your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information: https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
The route is closed for travellers from Argentina, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Surinam, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Spain
Residents of this country o not need an Essential Journey Certificate or provide a negative pre-arrival Covid-19 test
Italy
Residents of this country o not need an Essential Journey Certificate or provide a negative pre-arrival Covid-19 test
France
Residents of this country o not need an Essential Journey Certificate or provide a negative pre-arrival Covid-19 test
United States
Residents of this country o not need an Essential Journey Certificate or provide a negative pre-arrival Covid-19 test
Portugal
Residents of this country o not need an Essential Journey Certificate or provide a negative pre-arrival Covid-19 test
Other GreenLanes are available from
Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, South Korea, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macao, SAR China, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Thailand, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Croatia, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Hungary, Malta, Netherlands, Austria, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Slovakia, Finland, Sweden, Germany, Estonia, Ireland, Greece
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