Can You Travel To Italy, France and Greece this summer? Covid19 testing requirements for travel to Europe.

Thinking about rescheduling that long delayed summer trip to Europe?  Looking for accurate, and updated information on coronavirus testing requirements for travel to Italy, France , and Greece in the summer of 2022?  WIMCO is collecting official government testing requirements and publishing them on this page to help you figure out what testing and/or personal information is required of you for travel to the country you want to vacation in, and what your options are for flying there.

 

Can US residents travel to Italy in the summer of 2022?

YES! Italy is open to US residents, as long as you can meet one of the three entry requirements.  Effective March 1st, 2022, US citizens can enter Italy without quarantine by presenting any one of the following items:

  • Proof of being fully vaccinated . If you have a CDC Vaccination card showing that you are fully vaccinated then you can enter Italy this summer. Per WHO guidelines,  the date of final vaccine dose needs to be more than 14 days old at the time travel. Accepted vaccines are Pfizer-BioNtech, Moderna, Johnson and Johnson, and AstraZeneca.
  • Negative test result. PCR tests can be taken within 72 hours of arrival while rapid Antigen tests must be taken within 24 hours of arrival. Children below 6 years old are exempted from the pre-departure Covid test.

Can I enter Italy if I am NOT vaccinated?

No. As of March 1, 2022, US residents are required to show proof of vaccination to be allowed to enter Italy.

 

What Forms Are Required to Enter Italy?

All travelers who are vaccinated and approved for travel to Italy will then need to fill out the following two forms:

  • Complete the Self Declaration form for Travel to Italy, before departing.  One form must be completed for each adult passenger; accompanied minors can be registered on the form of the accompanying adult in the Declaration section.
  • You will need to provide information on your flights, temporary address in Italy, and personal contact information.
  • You will need to have a confirmation of approval to travel in hand in order to board your flight
  • Complete the European Union Passenger Locator Form. This online European Union form is used for contact tracing if you’re exposed to an infectious disease like Covid during your stay.

Social distancing must be observed. As of February 11, 2022, masks are required only in crowded areas and at indoor public venues. The current state of emergency in Italy will end on March 31, 2022.

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Can US residents travel to France in the summer of 2022?

YES! France is open to US residents, as long as you can meet the entry requirements. As of February 12 this is what is required to enter France

  • Proof of being fully vaccinated . If you have a CDC Vaccination card showing that you are fully vaccinated then you can enter France this summer. Per WHO guidelines,  the date of final vaccine dose needs to be more than 14 days old at the time travel. Accepted vaccines are Pfizer-BioNtech, Moderna, Johnson and Johnson, and AstraZeneca
  • Proof that you were recently vaccinated or boosted. If your last vaccine shot is more than 9 months old, then you will also have to provide a negative test result. However, if you have been boosted, no test result is required to enter France
  • Completion of sworn statement declaring that they are not suffering from any Covid-19 symptoms and haven’t been in contact with any confirmed cases in the 14 days prior to travel.

Can I enter France if I am NOT vaccinated?

YES!!  Non-vaccinated travelers can enter France if they can provide the following items:
  • Negative Covid-19 test result ( PCR test result taken within 72 hours or an Antigen test result taken within 48 hours pre-departure)
  • Completion of sworn statement declaring that they are not suffering from any Covid-19 symptoms and haven’t been in contact with any confirmed cases in the 14 days prior to travel.

What Forms Are Required to Enter France?

All travelers who are approved for travel to France will then need to fill out the following two forms:

  • Complete the EU Travel Declaration form, before departing  – ( https://app.euplf.eu/#/ ).  One form must be completed for each adult passenger; accompanied minors can be registered on the form of the accompanying adult in the Declaration section.
  • You will need to provide information on your flights, temporary address in France, and personal contact information.
  • You will need to have a confirmation of approval to travel in hand in order to board your flight
  • A completed Passenger Locator Form. This online European Union form is used for contact tracing if you’re exposed to an infectious disease like Covid during your stay.

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Can US residents travel to Greece in the summer of 2022?

YES! Greece is open to US residents, as long as you can meet the entry requirements. As of March 1, 2022 this is what is required to enter Greece.

  • Proof of being fully vaccinated . If you have a CDC Vaccination card showing that you are fully vaccinated then you can enter Greece this summer. Per WHO guidelines,  the date of final vaccine dose needs to be more than 14 days old at the time travel. Accepted vaccines are Pfizer-BioNtech, Moderna, Johnson and Johnson, and AstraZeneca
  • Proof that you were recently vaccinated or boosted. If your last vaccine shot is more than 9 months old, then you will also have to provide a negative test result. However, if you have been boosted, no test result is required to enter Greece
  • Completion of sworn statement declaring that they are not suffering from any Covid-19 symptoms and haven’t been in contact with any confirmed cases in the 14 days prior to travel.

Can I enter Greece if I am NOT vaccinated?

YES!!  Non-vaccinated travelers can enter Greece if they can provide the following items:
  • Negative Covid-19 test result ( PCR test result taken within 72 hours or an Antigen test result taken within 48 hours pre-departure)
  • Completion of sworn statement declaring that they are not suffering from any Covid-19 symptoms and haven’t been in contact with any confirmed cases in the 14 days prior to travel.

What Forms Are Required to Enter Greece?

All travelers who are approved for travel to Greece will then need to fill out the following two forms:

  • Complete the EU Travel Declaration form, before departing  – ( https://app.euplf.eu/#/ ).  One form must be completed for each adult passenger; accompanied minors can be registered on the form of the accompanying adult in the Declaration section.
  • You will need to provide information on your flights, temporary address in Greece, and personal contact information.
  • You will need to have a confirmation of approval to travel in hand in order to board your flight
  • A completed Passenger Locator Form. This online European Union form is used for contact tracing if you’re exposed to an infectious disease like Covid during your stay.

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