Travel Restrictions Entering Portugal from Australia for Vaccinated Travelers

Travel Restrictions Entering Portugal from Australia for Vaccinated Travelers

Summary

Border Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Allowed

Transit is allowed with restrictions

Policies
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Mandatory COVID-19 Test

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Mandatory Masks

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1x Mandatory Documents

Last Major Change
Cases Per Million
1,836.90
Decreased by682.96
at 5/14/2022
Vaccinated
95.41%
Increased by0.04%
at 5/1/2022
Return Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed for vaccinated travelers

The information on this page is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Australia to Portugal.

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Governments may change their policies with little notice. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter Portugal. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Travelers unable to present a vaccination certificate recognized as valid by the Portuguese government are required to comply with rules for unvaccinated travelers. Please see the Mandatory prof of vaccination for more details.

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Allowed

Transit is allowed with restrictions

Description

Travelers are allowed to transit through Portugal by air following the listed procedures.

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Visas

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required

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Travel Purpose
TourismMedicalBusinessTransit
Description

Most travelers from selected countries must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR (or similar NAAT) test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before the first departure to Portugal. Alternatively, travelers may present a laboratory antigen test (TRAg) taken a maximum of 24 hours before departure to Portugal. Only antigen tests acceptable by the European Union Health Committee are accepted for travel. The results must be in Portuguese, French, English, Spanish, or Italian and may be presented in paper or digital format. Self-tests are not accepted.

This testing requirement includes travelers in transit.

Different rules may apply to travelers going to the Azores or Madeira. Please check the source for more details.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 12;
  • Travelers with a valid vaccination or recovery certificate demonstrated via the EU Digital COVID Certificate or equivalent;
  • Travelers with a valid certificate of recovery issued not earlier than 11 days but not later than 180 days or certificate of vaccination issued by Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Benin, Cabo Verde, El Salvador, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Israel, Iceland, Indonesia, Jordan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Panama, San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Togo, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vietnam, and Vatican City.
Testing Options
  • A Rt Pcr Test Up To 72 hours
  • A Nucleic Acid Test Up To 72 hours
  • A Antigen Test Up To 24 hours Before Departure
  • A Rapid Test Up To 24 hours Before Departure
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Possible

Proof of vaccination may be required before exiting Australia

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Description

International travelers may be required to provide valid proof of vaccination if requested by a relevant official before departure from Australia. Australian citizens and permanent residents are recommended to provide valid proof of vaccination before departure from Australia.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 12;
  • Travelers with medical exemptions.
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination for Portugal

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Travel Purpose
TourismMedicalBusinessTransit
Description

Travelers who are fully vaccinated arriving from selected countries may present a valid vaccination certificate issued in these countries, depending on their airline. Travelers must have received all doses required of the vaccine, including a combination of 2 different vaccines, at least 14 days before travel and no more than 270 days before travel. Travelers that have received a booster dose may have had their last dose outside the 14-270 day window.

Vaccine certificates issued by third countries are accepted under reciprocal conditions and must be with a vaccine approved by the EMA (Janssen, AstraZeneca/Vaxzevria, Moderna/Spikevax, Pfizer-BioNTech/Comirnaty, Novavax/Nuvaxovid), or Sinopharm (Vero Cell), Sinovac (Coronavac), Bharat Biotech International (Covaxin), Verity Pharmaceuticals, Fiocruz, or R-Pharm.

Travelers with access to the EU Digital Certificate, non-EU countries with certificates accepted by the EU Digital COVID Certificate system, or NHS COVID Pass may use it to present proof.

Travelers unable to present a vaccination certificate recognized as valid by the Portuguese government are required to comply with rules for unvaccinated travelers.

Please contact your airline to confirm if your proof of vaccination will be accepted.

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This requirement does not apply to :

  • Travelers with a valid certificate of recovery from COVID-19;
  • Travelers under the age of 12.
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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required

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Description

Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Portugal.

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Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form for the Azores

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Description

Travelers are required to complete a health form before arrival in the Azores. Once the form is completed, travelers will receive a code for presentation to the health authorities on arrival.

If travelers choose not to fill out this pre-departure form (or can not access it because the website is down), they will be asked to complete another health form on arrival (available as a downloadable form).

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers with a valid EU Digital COVID Certificate of vaccination or recovery.
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While There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public transportation

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Description

Travelers are required to wear masks in public transportation and in certain establishments such as nursing homes and health facilities.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Portugal.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
1,836.90
Decreased by682.96
at 5/14/2022
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
39.48%
Decreased by6.86%
at 5/14/2022
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
95.41%
Increased by0.04%
at 5/1/2022
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
9,701,161
Increased by4,233
at 5/1/2022
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.25
Decreased by0.05
at 5/7/2022

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. Information related to the COVID-19 response in Portugal can be found at https://www.visitportugal...
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Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required on public transportation.

Public transportation

Operating
Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Open
Restaurants are open as usual.

Bars

Open
Bars are open as usual.

Nightclubs

Open
Nightclubs are open as usual.

Shops

Open
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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