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  • MasksRequired in some cases
  • COVID TestPCR required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • QuarantineFor some origins
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: July 26, 2021
Reviewed: July 28, 2021
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Italy is open for travel from the EU and some third countries, while domestic restrictions are gradually being lifted.

Can I travel to Italy?

  • Anyone arriving from the following countries may enter Italy:

    • EU member countries
    • Schengen member countries
    • Australia 🇦🇺
    • New Zealand 🇳🇿
    • Rwanda 🇷🇼
    • Singapore 🇸🇬
    • South Korea 🇰🇷
    • Thailand 🇹🇭
    • United Kingdom 🇬🇧
    • Israel 🇮🇱
    • United States 🇺🇸
    • Canada 🇨🇦
    • Japan 🇯🇵
  • Flights from Brazil, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and India are suspended.
  • Family members and partners of Italian citizens may also enter, and will be required to fill a declaration.
  • All permitted arrivals, except those from San Marino and Vatican City, will be required to fill a travel declaration form before arrival.
  • Flights from Brazil, India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka are banned.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Italy?

  • Most arrivals to Italy are required to self-quarantine for 10 days.
  • Arrivals from the UK are required to self-quarantine for 5 days.
  • Arrivals from the EU, Schengen, the US, Canada, Japan and Israel with negative test results or proof of vaccination, will not be required to quarantine.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Italy?

All arrivals are required to present a negative PCR or antigen test, no older than 48-72 hours, and be tested again at the end of their quarantine.

Vaccinated and recovered arrivals from the EU, Schengen, the US, Canada, Japan and Israel, may present a certificate instead.

Is public transportation open in Italy?

Public transportation in Italy is operating.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Italy?

Restaurants in Italy are open, with health measures in place.

Are businesses and attractions open in Italy?

  • Non-essential businesses and attractions in Italy are open, with health measurements in place.
  • Some businesses are only open for those holding a green certificate.
  • Vatican City has re-opened for visitors.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Italy?

Wearing face masks is required in enclosed public places and on public transportation.


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