The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from the United States to Finland.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 for fully vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers are allowed to enter Finland. Please check the requirements before traveling.
Transit is allowed
Travelers are allowed to transit through Finland's airports. Travelers must remain in the transit area of the airport.
In isolated cases that include unreasonable waiting times resulting from a canceled connecting flight, travelers may also be permitted to enter the country for the purpose of the transit.
Before You Leave
Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results
Travelers arriving must have a negative COVID-19 test result (PCR, or Antigen) from a test taken a maximum of 48 hours before arrival in Finland.
Travelers with access to the EU Digital Certificate may use it to present proof.
Travelers coming from a few municipalities in Norway and Sweden are exempt from having a negative test result before traveling to Finland, depending on their vaccination or recovery from COVID-19 status. For more details, please check the source.
This requirement does not apply to:
- Travelers born in 2007 or later;
- Finnish citizens and permanent residents;
- Travelers entering Finland for essential reasons.
For more exemptions and details, please see the source.
- A Pcr Test Up To 48 hours Before Arrival
- A Antigen Test Up To 48 hours Before Arrival
- A Rapid Test Up To 48 hours Before Arrival
Mandatory proof of vaccination
Travelers who are fully vaccinated must present a vaccination certificate for one of the approved Coronavirus vaccines from this list, Pfizer-BioNTech Comirnaty, Moderna, Astra Zeneca Vaxzervia, Janssen, BIBP Sinopharm, Covidshield Serum Institute of India, and CoronaVac Sinovac. The certificate must be in a suitable language, such as Finnish, Swedish, or English.
Travelers need to have received the last vaccination dose at least 7 days before the travel date. Travelers must have received all the required doses of one of the vaccines listed above to be considered fully vaccinated.
Travelers who have proof of recovery from COVID-19 and who have at least one dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine will be considered fully vaccinated. This must be presented on a single certificate.
Please check the link for more information on accepted vaccine combinations. Combinations of any of the vaccines listed in the link to reach a full vaccination series are approved.
Travelers with access to the EU Digital Certificate may use it to present proof. Vaccine certificates issued outside of the European Union are also accepted in Finland.
This requirement does not apply to:
- Travelers who are born in 2007 or later;
- Citizens and permanent residents of EU and Schengen countries, provided they have proof of COVID-19 virus recovery from less than 6 months before arrival.
No quarantine required
Travelers are not required to quarantine upon arrival in Finland.
While You're There
Masks are recommended in some situations
Travelers are required to wear masks on public transportation and in airports, where close contact cannot be avoided.
COVID-19 Risk Information
Use of mask
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