International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Restricted

Entry into Denmark From Canada is Restricted

Description

Most travelers are not allowed to enter Denmark. Only travelers with a worthy purpose can enter.

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These travel restrictions do not apply to:

  • Danish citizens and family members;
  • Unmarried partners;
  • Travelers with a worthy purpose (recognized purposes include work, important family visits, or medical treatment).

For more detailed information about exemptions please check the source.

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Danish Goverment
Start Date
6/5/2021
Updated
6/14/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers from selected countries must have a negative COVID-19 test (PCR or rapid) result. The test must be taken within 48 hours before departure.

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This testing requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers aged 12 years and under;
  • Travelers with proof a positive COVID-19 PCR test that is taken at least 14 days and a maximum of 180 days before departure.

For more details, please see the source.

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 48 hours
  • A Rapid Test Up To 48 hours
Start Date
6/5/2021
Updated
6/14/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form for Greenland

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Start Date
7/4/2020
Updated
6/14/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

Habitual residents of the European Union and Schengen Area must present valid proof of being vaccinated with an EMA-approved vaccine in the EU and Schengen. Travelers are fully vaccinated if they received a full course of vaccination at least 2 weeks and at most 8 months before departure.

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Denmark accepts proof via the EU Digital Covid Certificate

Start Date
5/22/2021
Updated
6/14/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival

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Description

Unvaccinated travelers from selected countries must take a test on arrival in Denmark.

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This testing requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers aged 12 years and under;
  • Travelers with proof a positive COVID-19 PCR test that is taken at least 14 days and a maximum of 180 days before departure;
  • Habitual residents of the European Union and Schengen Area with valid proof of being vaccinated with an EMA-approved vaccine in the EU and Schengen.

For more details, please see the source.

Start Date
6/5/2021
Updated
6/14/2021
Possible

Quarantine may be required under some conditions

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Description

Unvaccinated travelers from selected countries must quarantine for 10 days on arrival in Denmark. Travelers can take a PCR test on day 4 and end quarantine with negative test results.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Children under the age of 15.
  • Unvaccinated travelers from selected countries must quarantine for 10 days on arrival in Denmark. Travelers can take a PCR test on day 4 and end quarantine with negative test results.
  • Fully vaccinated travelers from selected countries are not required to quarantine on arrival in Denmark.
Minimum Number of Days
10 days
Start Date
6/5/2021
Updated
6/14/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Start Date
8/22/2020
Updated
6/14/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Denmark.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
97.13
Increased by-56.70
at 6/12/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
0.60%
Increased by-0.10%
at 6/8/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
45.89%
Increased by5.73%
at 6/11/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
2,658,203
Increased by332,043
at 6/11/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.85
Increased by-0.07
at 6/9/2021

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

Local Guidelines

General

Restrictions are gradually lifting and most establishments have reopened. Gatherings are limited to a maximum of 50 people indoors and 100 people outdoors. A 'corona passport' may be required to access indoor facilities. This refers to proof of full vaccination, a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours, or a positive test taken between 14 days and 12 weeks ago. Further details can be found at https://en.coronasmitte.d...

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in public spaces, enclosed environments, and while on public transport.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
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Restrictions in place
Severity
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Public transportation is operational with limits to capacity in place. Officials recommend avoiding travel during rush hour and seat reservation is mandatory on inter-city trains.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
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Restrictions in place
Severity
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Restaurants are open until 11 pm with limits to capacity in place to allow for social distancing. A 'corona passport' is required for indoor service. Alcohol cannot be served after 10 pm.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Bars are open until 11 pm with limits to capacity in place to allow for social distancing. A 'corona passport' is required for indoor service. Alcohol cannot be served after 10 pm.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
Status
Closed
Severity
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Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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