Travel Restrictions Entering Greenland from Sint Maarten

International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Summary

The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Sint Maarten to Greenland.

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Governments are changing their policies rapidly in response to the Omicron variant. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

Border Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated and recovered travelers

PARTIALLY OPEN

Transit is allowed with restrictions

Policies
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Cases Per Million
3,109.96
Increased by-3,908.80
at 1/25/2022
Vaccinated
72.37%
Increased by0.26%
at 1/25/2022
Return Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated and recovered travelers

Description

Travelers aged 15 years and older, who have proof of being fully vaccinated or valid proof of recovery from COVID-19 are allowed to enter Greenland. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Travelers will need to transit through a Nordic country on their way to Greenland. Please check restrictions for all countries on your itinerary before traveling.

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Unvaccinated travelers ages 15 to 17 can enter Greenland if they had bought flight tickets before September 3, 2021. Please see the source for more details.

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Start Date
9/10/2021
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Allowed

Transit is allowed with restrictions

Description

Travelers are allowed to transit through Greenland to a destination outside of Greenland, including the Faroe Islands and Denmark following the listed procedures.

Transit travelers are required to:

  • Have a negative COVID-19 (PCR or rapid) test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure.
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Start Date
5/3/2021
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Visas

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results

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Travel Purpose
TourismMedicalBusiness
Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be performed at a hospital or health clinic, in one of the Nordic countries, the EU, EFTA, or the United Kingdom, a maximum of 72 hours before departure to Greenland.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 2;
  • Travelers who have proof of recovery from COVID-19 from a positive PCR test that is 14 days to 12 weeks old.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Departure
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers must have valid proof of vaccination. Travelers must have received all vaccine doses required at least 14 days before travel.

The following EMA-approved vaccines are accepted for travel to Greenland: Comirnaty (Pfizer/BioNTech), Spikevax (Moderna), Vaxzevria (AstraZeneca), and Janssen (Johnson and Johnson).

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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required for vaccinated or recovered travelers

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers and those with valid proof of recovery are not required to quarantine on arrival in Greenland.

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Changed

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers aged 12 years and older must wear masks in public places such as on public transportation and when physical distancing is not possible.

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Changed

COVID-19 Risk Information

Unknown
We have limited data on COVID-19 transmission in Greenland and can't assess the risk of traveling to this destination.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
3,109.96
Increased by-3,908.80
at 1/25/2022
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
72.37%
Increased by0.26%
at 1/25/2022
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
41,157
Increased by147
at 1/25/2022

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

Local Guidelines

Although restrictions are gradually lifting, they may be re-introduced at any time and preventative health measures remain encouraged. Proof of vaccination, recent recovery, or a negative PCR or antigen test taken within 48 hours prior is required to enter most establishments. Information related to the COVID-19 response in Greenland can be found at https://visitgreenland.co...
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Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in airports and on public transport.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open at reduced capacity for vaccinated, recovered, or recently tested negative customers.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open at reduced capacity for vaccinated, recovered, or recently tested negative customers.

Nightclubs

Restrictions in place
Nightclubs are open at reduced capacity for vaccinated, recovered, or recently tested negative customers.

Shops

Restrictions in place
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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