International Travel Restrictions and Policies

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Entry into Luxembourg From Afghanistan is Restricted

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Travelers from selected countries are not allowed to enter Luxembourg.

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Entry restrictions do not apply to:

  • Citizens of the EU, and Schengen associated countries, as well as their family members;
  • Long-term EU residents and their family members;
  • Travelers with an essential function or need.

Check the source for a full list of exemptions.

Start Date
8/8/2020
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Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of negative COVID-19 test results required for vaccinated travelers

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Fully vaccinated travelers with a valid vaccination certificate are not required to have proof of negative COVID-19 test results.

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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Travelers must provide a certificate showing that at least 14 days have passed since they received their final dose of an EMA-approved vaccine (AstraZeneca, BioNTech/Pfizer, Johnson&Johnson and Moderna) issued by a country in the European Union or Schengen Area.

Travelers have the option to present proof via EU Digital Certificate.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 12.
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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required

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Travelers are not required to quarantine upon arrival in Luxembourg.

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Government of Luxembourg
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Travelers must wear masks on all public transportation, in indoor public places, and in situations where physical distancing is not possible.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Luxembourg.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
125.57
Increased by-0.23
at 9/16/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
1.50%
Increased by-0.50%
at 9/15/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
65.68%
Increased by0.60%
at 9/12/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
416,918
Increased by3,763
at 9/12/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.07
Increased by-0.01
at 9/14/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

General

Although restrictions are gradually lifting, they may be re-introduced at any time and preventative health measures remain encouraged. Gatherings of more than 10 people can be organized with prior notification on the CovidCheck system. Further information can be found at https://covid19.public.lu... A negative COVID-19 test result, recovery certificate, or vaccination certificate may be required to access certain establishments and events. Information related to the COVID-19 response in Luxembourg can be found at https://covid19.public.lu...
Last Checked
9/16/2021

Use of mask

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Required
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Face masks are required in all indoor public spaces, on public transportation, and in gatherings of more than 10 people.

Public transportation

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Restrictions in place
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Public transportation is operational with social distancing rules in place. Drivers are currently not selling tickets so tickets should be purchased in advance.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
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Restaurants are open with seating limited to a maximum of 4 people indoors and 10 people outdoors. Those who wish to sit inside are required to present one of the following, proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of arrival, a rapid antigen test taken within 24 hours of arrival, of which is certified by a civil servant, or perform an antigen self-test on site. This does not apply to outdoor service. Restaurants that require a negative COVID-19 test result, recovery certificate, or vaccination certificate may operate without restrictions, such as closing times or capacity limits.

Bars

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Bars are open with seating limited to a maximum of 4 people indoors and 10 people outdoors. Those who wish to sit inside are required to present one of the following, proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of arrival, a rapid antigen test taken within 24 hours of arrival, of which is certified by a civil servant, or perform an antigen self-test on site. This does not apply to outdoor service. Bars that require a negative COVID-19 test result, recovery certificate, or vaccination certificate may operate without restrictions, such as closing times or capacity limits.

Nightclubs

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Restrictions in place
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Nightclubs are open with seating limited to a maximum of 4 people indoors and 10 people outdoors. Those who wish to sit inside are required to present one of the following, proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of arrival, a rapid antigen test taken within 24 hours of arrival, of which is certified by a civil servant, or perform an antigen self-test on site. This does not apply to outdoor service. Customers who have taken an antigen self-test must leave the premises by 1 am.

Shops

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Restrictions in place
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Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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