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Denmark

2 active COVID-19 cases out of 1,000 people
20.59% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 18.27% last week
Most visitors from the United States will not be allowed to enter Denmark.

Border status

Danish nationals and residents may still return to Denmark from anywhere. Travelers who are not nationals or residents can still enter Denmark with a worthy purpose.

Proof will be required to demonstrate a ‘worthy purpose’ to enter. Examples of 'worthy purposes' include work or study in Denmark, transporting goods, and various family-related reasons, for example visiting a family member or partner who is a Danish resident. The full list of 'worthy purposes' is subject to change and can be found here.


Outgoing travelTraveling from the United States to Denmark

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Denmark.
Exceptions

For a continuous journey, the following rules apply: If the passenger travels to Denmark on a continuous journey via stopovers at one or more airports, the test can be taken up to 24 hours before boarding at the first airport. The test must be presented in connection with the last flight that has a destination in Denmark.

It does not apply to passengers aged 12 years or less.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from the United States will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Denmark.
Exceptions

Isolation may be broken after a negative test no earlier than on the 4th day after the entry.


Return travelReturning to the United States from Denmark

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Denmark must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to the United States.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Denmark will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the United States.
Exceptions

Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.​

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