Covid-19

Covid-19

Here you can find all the information you need for traveling to Iceland during covid time.

Everyone Traveling to Iceland Must:

Preregister electronically before departure. Pre-registration does not constitute a travel authorization.

Submit a certificate of a negative PCR-test for COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) before boarding an aircraft or ship to Iceland and again upon arrival. The negative test result must have been collected no more than 72 hours before departure (on the first leg of the journey). Rapid antigen tests are not valid. The certificate must be submitted in either Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, or English. Certificates in other languages are not considered valid. The results of the test must be pre-recorded. Non-citizens and non-residents without a negative PCR tests will be refused entry at the border.

Take two tests to screen for the presence of COVID-19 after arrival in Iceland, with a mandatory 5-6 day quarantine between each test. Sampling is free of charge. Note exceptions to the rule below.

It is recommended that all travelers download the “Rakning C-19” app. This app is intended, among other things, to communicate negative results from COVID-19 screenings and assists the health authorities with the tracing of infections when necessary.

Under these links you find more detailed information:

https://www.covid.is/english

https://www.covid.is/sub-categories/visiting-iceland

https://www.landlaeknir.is/um-embaettid/greinar/grein/item43539/Instructions-for-persons-under-home-based-quarantine

https://www.landlaeknir.is/um-embaettid/greinar/grein/item44162/certificate-of-vaccination-against-covid-19-accepted-at-the-border

https://www.landlaeknir.is/um-embaettid/greinar/grein/item43709/certificates-regarding-previous-covid-19-infection-that-are-accepted-at-the-border-in-iceland-from-10-december-2020

If you have any more questions, please let us know. We are more than happy to help!

We are looking forward to welcoming you in Iceland. Safe travels.