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Covid Travel Requirements For Germany

Last Checked & Updated: 10th February 2022

All travellers entering Germany from the UK are required to complete a pre-departure digital registration, regardless of vaccination status. Travellers aged 12 or over entering Germany must show either:

  • Proof of vaccination, or;
  • Proof of Covid recovery, or:
  • Negative PCR test result that is no more than 3 days old, or;
  • Negative rapid antigen test result that is no more than 2 days old

What you must show will depend on your vaccination status. Evidence of your Covid-19 vaccination status can be provided digitally (through the NHS app or NHS website) or as a printout. However, a screenshot or photo is not sufficient. 

If you’re fully vaccinated

The UK is designated as a ‘high-incidence area’. You may enter Germany from the UK for any travel purpose only if you are fully vaccinated.

If you’re not fully vaccinated

Individuals who are not fully vaccinated may only enter Germany from the UK if they are:

  • a German citizen, or;
  • the spouse/partner/child under 18 of a German citizen, or; 
  • a resident of Germany, or; 
  • the spouse/partner/child under 18 of a resident of Germany, or; 
  • Someone who serves in an important role, or;  
  • have an urgent need to travel

Travellers who are not fully vaccinated and do not meet one of the exemptions outlined above may not currently enter Germany from the UK.

For those individuals eligible to enter Germany who are not fully vaccinated, travel from the UK is generally subject to 10-day quarantine with test and release available after 5 days.

You’ll also have to show a negative PCR test result that is no more than 3 days old, or a negative rapid antigen test result that is no more than 2 days old.

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