As of December 1, 2021 - An obligation to show a negative test applies to all arrivals, regardless of vaccination status.
Travelers from closed areas may enter or transit through Portugal only if they have an "essential" reason such as professional, study, family reunification, health, or humanitarian reasons.
Travelers, except children under the age of 12, may be allowed to enter Portugal with an EU Covid Digital Certificate, vaccination certificate, or recovery certificate. Acceptable vaccines include AstraZeneca, Moderna, Pfizer/BioNTech, and Johnson and Johnson.
Third-country national holders of residency permits or long-term resident visas issued by EU member states may transit Portugal to return to their country of residence.
All arrivals must complete a passenger locator form in advance.
You may visit the National Tourism Board website for more details on Portugal's border restrictions.
Visitors from Romania must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 hours Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Portugal.
Visitors from Romania are not required to quarantine after entering Portugal.
Travelers returning from Portugal are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Romania
Unvaccinated visitors returning from Portugal will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Romania.
Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.
Travelers are required to complete an online Passenger Locator form before departure to Romania. The printed form is available for download.
Travelers are required to have European Union Digital COVID Certificate or Romanian-issued “Digital Green Certificate/Green Pass” to access many public locations and to participate in certain activities such as indoor or outdoor seated dining at restaurants, access to shopping malls, museums, exhibitions, cultural sites, non-essential stores, swimming pools, gyms, and other venues. <p>The Green Pass is not required for locations that provide essential services, such as food stores, pharmacies with direct access, or religious services.
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