Travel Restrictions Entering Portugal from Canada for Vaccinated Travelers

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Summary

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Allowed

Transit is allowed with restrictions

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Possible COVID-19 Test

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Mandatory Masks

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Possible Health Assessment

Last Major Change

Cases Per Million

1,035.60
Increased by -296.96
at 6/28/2022

Vaccinated

95.62%
Increased by 0.02%
at 6/10/2022
Return Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

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

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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

Possible

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test may be required for vaccinated travelers

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Medical Business Transit
Description

Fully vaccinated travelers from selected countries may be required to have negative COVID-19 RT-PCR (or similar NAAT) test results. 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.

Please contact your airline to confirm if proof of vaccination issued in your country or territory will be accepted.

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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, Vatican City.
Testing Options
  • A RT PCR Test Up To 72 hours
  • A Nucleic Acid Test Up To 72 hours
  • An Antigen Test Up To 24 hours Before Departure
  • A Rapid Test (Professionally performed) Up To 24 hours Before Departure
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination for Portugal

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Medical Business Transit
Description

Fully vaccinated travelers 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 which may include a pre-departure COVID-19 test.

Please contact your airline to confirm if proof of vaccination issued in your country or territory 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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Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Portugal.

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Possible

Health screening may be required on arrival

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Business
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Travelers may be required to temperature check on arrival.

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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 Million more information indicator
1,035.60
Increased by -296.96
at
Positive Test Rate more information indicator
50.63%
Increased by -1.56%
at
Percent Vaccinated more information indicator
95.62%
Increased by 0.02%
at
People Vaccinated more information indicator
9,722,534
Increased by 1,729
at
Reproduction Rate more information indicator
1.00
Increased by 0.00
at

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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