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Published 09.08.2021
1. Until 31 August 2021, passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to:
- nationals of Portugal and their family members;
- residents of Portugal;
- nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, and their family members;
- passengers with a long term visa issued by Portugal;
- passengers arriving from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, China (Peoples Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR China), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao (SAR China), Malta, Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom or USA;
- passengers with a residence permit issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain or Sweden, returning via Portugal to their country of residence;
- passengers with a long term visa issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain or Sweden, returning via Portugal to their country of residence.
2. Passengers must complete an electronic "Passenger Locator Card (PLCe)" and present it upon boarding. The form can be found at https://portugalcleanandsafe.pt/en/passenger-locator-card
- This does not apply to passengers traveling on a direct flight to Azores or Madeira.
3. Passengers entering or transiting through Portugal must have:
- a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
- a negative COVID-19 NAAT, PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
- an EU Digital Covid Certificate (EU DCC).
This does not apply to:
- passengers younger than 12 years;
- passengers traveling on a direct flight to Azores or Madeira.
4. Passengers traveling on a direct flight to Azores are subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival.
- This does not apply to:
- passengers who are 12 years or younger;
- passengers with a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test based on nasopharyngeal or oropharyngeal swab and taken at most 72 hours before departure;
- passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at most 180 days before arrival;
- passengers with an EU Digital Covid Certificate (EU DCC).
5. Passengers traveling on a direct flight to Madeira without a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result of a test taken at most 72 hours before departure are subject to an RT-PCR test upon arrival and quarantine.
This does not apply to:
- passengers younger than 12 years;
- passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at most 90 days before arrival;
- an EU Digital Covid Certificate (EU DCC).
.6. Passengers traveling to Azores must:
- complete a "Health Form upon arrival at the Azores" and a "Draft statement for inter-island travel" upon arrival; or
- submit a "Questionnaire for Risk Assessment and Early Detection" before departure at https://mysafeazores.com/
7. Passengers traveling to Madeira must complete an epidemiological survey before departure at https://madeirasafe.com . This will generate a QR code which must be presented upon arrival.
8. Passengers arriving from Brazil, India, Nepal or South Africa must register at https://travel.sef.pt before departure.
9. Passengers are subject to medical screening.
10. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 14 days.
- This does not apply to:
- passengers with an EU Digital Covid Certificate (EU DCC);
- passengers arriving from the United Kingdom with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in the United Kingdom showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech.
11. National ID cards issued to nationals of Portugal which have expired on 24 February 2020 or later are considered valid until 31 December 2021.
12. Residence permits issued by Portugal which have expired on 24 February 2020 or later are considered valid until 31 December 2021.