Open with restrictions

Iceland

27.2 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
23.65% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 20.53% last week
Most visitors from the United States need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Iceland.

Border status

Vaccinated tourists will be able to visit Iceland beginning April 6 without having to quarantine or take a test for COVID-19.


Outgoing travelTraveling from the United States to Iceland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Iceland.
Exceptions

Vaccinated tourists will be able to visit Iceland without having to quarantine or take a test for COVID-19.

All arriving travelers will undergo 2 tests to screen for SARS-CoV-2 and diagnosis of COVID-19, with quarantine in between. The first test is performed upon arrival and the second one 5 days later

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from the United States will need to quarantine for 5 days upon entering Iceland.
Exceptions

After 5 days of quarantine, travelers will take a 2nd test. If the test is negative, travelers do not need to quarantine further.


Return travelReturning to the United States from Iceland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Iceland 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 Iceland will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the United States.

Local summary

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions