COVID-19 – Updated rules for entry in Italy

Starting from April 19 and at least until April 30:

Also travellers from countries in list D and E (see below) are required to undergo a swab (molecular or antigenic) carried out within 48 hours prior to entry into Italy and with negative result

The quarantine period for travellers from countries in list D and E (see below) is reduced from 14 days to 10 days. At the end of the 10 days isolation period, it is necessary to undergo a further molecular or antigenic test

The restrictions for travellers from and to the Austrian region of Tyrol no longer apply.

Persons travelling from Brazil are allowed entry to Italy also to join their spouse or civil partner.

The self-declaration form required upon entry will be soon replaced by an electronic form

List of countries:

  • List C - Austria Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Denmark (including the Faroe Islands and Greenland), Estonia, Finland, France (including Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guyana, Reunion, Mayotte and excluding other territories outside the European mainland), Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands (excluding territories outside the European mainland), Poland, Portugal (including the Azores and Madeira), Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Hungary, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Andorra, Principality of Monaco, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
  • List D - Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Republic of Korea, Singapore, Thailand
  • List E - Rest of the world - (all States and Territories not specifically referred to in any other list) except Brazil where different rules apply

For further information and set of rules that apply, please refer to

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