COVID-19: Travel restrictions eased for vaccinated individuals

20 May 21

DENMARK

The Ministry of Foreign affairs recently eased travel restrictions for individuals who have been vaccinated or were previously infected with COVID-19.

Key Points:

  • The following rules came into effect May 1:
    • Fully vaccinated and previously infected residents of Denmark will be able to travel to orange countries without having to test or quarantine when returning to the country.
    • Fully vaccinated and previously infected residents of Denmark will no longer have to present a negative test prior to boarding flights to Denmark from yellow or orange countries.
    • Fully vaccinated residents of other EU or Schengen countries are no longer required to present a negative test, have a worthy purpose of travel or quarantine upon arrival in Denmark.
  • To be covered by the above rules, individuals must have:
    • Been vaccinated by an approved European Medicines Agency vaccine within the EU or Schengen countries.
    • Received the final dose of vaccination at least 14 days, but no more than 180 days, prior to travel.
  • Stricter entry requirements for red countries are still in effect.

Analysis & Comments: The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and Deloitte will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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