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 Days
Last reviewed on 7 Jan 2021, 04:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
99,046
-18.59% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
259,657
-16.7% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Travel is not restricted by traveller type (e.g., PR, Citizen, Resident).

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 2 days of your arrival.
For more information: https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/coronavirus-infos-reisende/faq-tests-entering-germany.html

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival there are no Covid specific requirements such as testing.

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 10days; Quarantine 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.
The route is closed for travellers from United Kingdom and South Africa (until 20/01/21).

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Greece
Open without restrictions: No quarantine needed after the arrival
Portugal
Travellers are subject to self-isolation for 10 days OR must present a negative coronavirus test result within 48 hours prior to departure; For more information: https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Risikogebiete_neu.html
Netherlands
Travellers are subject to self-isolation for 10 days OR must present a negative coronavirus test result within 48 hours prior to departure; For more information: https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Risikogebiete_neu.html
Italy
Travellers are subject to Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test and to quarantine for 10 days; For more information: https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Risikogebiete_neu.html
United Kingdom
This route is currently closed
Other GreenLanes are available from
EU/EEA member states, Australia, China, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, and Uruguay.