International Travel Restrictions and Policies

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Entry into Luxembourg From Egypt is Restricted

Description

Travelers from selected countries are not allowed to enter Luxembourg.

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This restriction does 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
Changed
7/27/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

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.
Start Date
5/22/2021
Changed
7/27/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

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

Start Date
7/16/2020
Changed
7/27/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Luxembourg.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
115.71
Increased by-38.80
at 7/29/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
1.20%
Increased by-0.30%
at 7/28/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
62.59%
Increased by0.41%
at 7/29/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
391,807
Increased by2,578
at 7/29/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.89
Increased by-0.12
at 7/27/2021

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. The EU Digital Certificate may be required to access certain establishments and events, further details can be found at https://covid19.public.lu... Information related to the COVID-19 response in Luxembourg can be found at https://covid19.public.lu...
Last Checked
7/28/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in all indoor public spaces and on public transportation

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
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Restrictions in place
Severity
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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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Restrictions in place
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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 only accept the EU Digital Certificate as proof may operate without restrictions, such as closing times or capacity limits.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
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Restrictions in place
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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 only accept the EU Digital Certificate as proof may operate without restrictions, such as closing times or capacity limits.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
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Closed
Severity
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Nightclubs may open with limits to capacity in place to allow for social distancing. Customers 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. Nightclubs that only accept the EU Digital Certificate as proof may operate without restrictions, such as closing times or capacity limits.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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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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