The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from the United States to Belgium.View restrictions for unvaccinated travelers
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.
Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers arriving from selected countries are allowed to enter Belgium. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.
Entry restrictions do not apply to:
- Belgian citizens or those whose main residence is in Belgium;
- Travelers with essential reasons;
- Unvaccinated travelers under 18 years of age are allowed entry as long as they travel with an adult with valid proof of vaccination.
For more details and exemptions, please see the source.
No visa is required when traveling to Belgium on a passport issued by the United States
No visa required
To visit Belgium for Business or Tourism, you do not require a visa.
To check permitted length of stay and other entry requirements, visit the government site.
Before You Leave
Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result required for vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers must have negative COVID-19 PCR test results taken a maximum of 72 hours before arrival, or negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test results, taken a maximum of 36 hours before arrival. Travelers with only a vaccination certificate will be required to quarantine. Only vaccine certificates recognized by the European Commission or by Belgium are accepted.
This requirement does not apply to:
- Residents in Belgium;
- Travelers with a recognized recovery certificate no older than 180 days;
- Travelers under the age of 12.
Please see the source for more details and exemptions.
- A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
- A Antigen Test Up To 36 hours Before Arrival
Mandatory passenger locator form
All travelers are required to complete a Passenger Locator Form a maximum of 6 months before arrival in Belgium. The form should be completed online and travelers will receive a QR code via email.
This requirement does not apply to:
- Travelers arriving by train or bus from a country in the European Union or Schengen area, and staying less than 48 hours;
- Travelers returning to Belgium after a stay abroad of less than 48 hours.
Mandatory proof of vaccination
Fully vaccinated travelers must have a vaccination certificate. Travelers must have received the last dose required at least 2 weeks before travel. Vaccine certificates recognized by the European Commission or by Belgium and their non-European equivalents are accepted.
Approved vaccines: Pfizer/BioNTech (Comirnaty), Moderna, AstraZeneca/Oxford (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Covishield.
Travelers with access to the EU Digital Certificate may use it to present proof.
Belgium accepts vaccine certificates from non-EU countries under certain conditions. Please check the source for more details.
Unvaccinated travelers under 18 years of age are allowed entry as long as they travel with an adult with valid proof of vaccination.
Mandatory quarantine and testing for vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers are required to take a COVID-19 PCR test on day 1 after arrival and quarantine until they get a negative test result. Travelers are required to take a second COVID-19 PCR test on day 7.
While You're There
Masks are mandatory in public
Travelers aged 6 years and older must wear masks in public places, and on public transportation. Please check the source for more details.
COVID-19 Risk Information
Use of mask
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