Travel and entry restrictions

Belgium

All passengers travelling to and transiting on Belgian territory need to complete a Passenger Locator Form (PLF) regardless of their departure point and nationality. This is possible as from 48h before boarding their flight.

The PLF must be completed:

  • online, where you will obtain a QR code receipt to be presented at check-in and/or boarding
  • manually, to be filled out and handed over before boarding.
    Note: only people who are technically unable to fill in the electronic form will still be allowed to use the paper form.

Passengers failing to submit this form or providing misleading and incomplete information will be denied boarding.

Passengers arriving in Belgium without a valid QR-code (e-PLF) or a paper PLF might be fined EUR250


IMPORTANT: All non-essential travel to Belgium is temporarily prohibited for passengers coming from countries who are not part of the EU or the Schengen area. More information regarding non-essential travel can be found here.


Belgian citizens travelling abroad

The latest updates on travel regulations for Belgian citizens travelling abroad can be found via https://diplomatie.belgium.be


COVID-19 testing centres in Belgium

Passengers arriving from or departing to a country requiring a negative COVID-19 test need to make an appointment in advance with their general practitioner or one of the official testing centres. A list of recognized testing centres in Belgium is available via following link:

Cameroon

Please note that the Cameroonian authorities impose that passengers travelling to Cameroon do need to be able to present a negative COVID-19 test dated less than 3 days before boarding their flight to Douala or Yaoundé.
For more information, we refer to the website of the Cameroonian authorities.

Croatia

Prior notice of entry to republic of Croatia shall be done through web application on:
https://entercroatia.mup.hr/

D.R. Congo

All passengers travelling to and from Kinshasa will need to present a negative COVID-19 test dated less than 72 hours before receiving their boarding pass.

The Gambia

All passengers travelling to the Gambia will need to present a negative COVID-19 test dated less than 72 hours prior to boarding.
Upon arrival, all passengers will also be subjected to a new COVID-19 test at the cost of the passenger.

Germany

Please find the general entry regulations into Germany under the following link:
https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/coronavirus-infos-reisende.html

Important notice: Persons entering Germany from a country or area with an increased risk of infection are legally mandated to go into a 14-days quarantine. Risk areas are defined by Robert Koch Institut (English version at bottom of the page): https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Risikogebiete_neu.html

Greece

As from 17 August, passengers flying from/via Belgium to Greece need to present a negative COVID-19 test dated less than 72 hours. This obligation does not apply to children younger than 10 years old. If you fail to comply with this regulation you will be denied boarding.

The Greek government also requires that all travellers complete a Passenger Locator Form (PLF) at least 24 hours before entering the country, providing detailed information on their point of departure, the duration of previous stays in other countries, and the address of the stay while in Greece. It is recommended to apply for a QR code for each family member separately. Passengers failing to provide their e-PLF confirmation email upon arrival to the Greek authorities are subject to a fine of EUR 500.

Find the form and more information under following link (only via Firefox or Chrome):
https://travel.gov.gr/#/

Israel

The government of Israel requires until further notice all arriving international travelers to enter a 14-days self-isolation.

Upon arrival at an airport in Israel, international travelers must be able to prove they can enter isolation at home or another available dwelling in full compliance of the isolation guidance.

Upon entering isolation, following report must be filed with the Ministry of Health: https://govforms.gov.il/mw/forms/HouseIsolation%40health.gov.il?displang=en

Complete and regularly updated instructions are available at: https://govextra.gov.il/ministry-of-health/corona/corona-virus-en/guidelines-2/en-home-isolation/

Italy

All passengers who travelled in/via Croatia, Greece, Malta or Spain within 14 days prior to their arrival in Italy need to present a negative COVID-19 test dated less than 72 hours. Alternatively, they can do the test upon arrival in Italy.

For the Italian regions Apulia, Calabria, Sardinia and Sicily an online registration form is available. All passengers who intend to travel to one of these regions are asked to fill in the online application form before arrival. After successful completion, passengers receive an electronic receipt, which must be shown upon departure and/or arrival.

Use the following links for your application:

Ivory Coast

All passengers need to declare online their travel to the Ivorian authorities, before departure:
https://declaration.transports.gouv.ci/#/

Liberia

All passengers travelling from Monrovia need to present a negative COVID-19 test dated less than 72 hours before boarding.

Lithuania

Passengers travelling to Lithuania need to fill out a Passenger Locator Form online and present it upon arrival.

Rwanda

For your travel to Rwanda, kindly check requirements on https://www.rbc.gov.rw/travel and ensure your COVID-19 RT-PCR test certificate is ready 72 hours before departure.

Important notice:
Passengers failing to provide a negative test certificate upon arrival are subject to a fine of $1000

Sierra Leone

For your travel to/from Sierra Leone, kindly register on https://www.travel.gov.sl/ and ensure your COVID-19 RT-PCR test and certificate are ready within 72 hours before departure.

Spain

All travelers to Spain are requested to complete the online health control form to obtain the QR Code, which must be presented to the Spanish authorities upon arrival.
Link: https://www.spth.gob.es/

Switzerland

Travellers arriving in Switzerland from certain areas are required to go into quarantine for a period of 10 days. Latest updates regarding mandatory quarantine for persons arriving in Switzerland can be found here: www.bag.admin.ch/entry

Togo

All travellers to/from Togo must fill out the Immigration and Health Declaration Form in order to obtain a QR code, which must be presented at check-in and boarding. On arrival and before departure, a COVID-19 test is mandatory and will be at the cost of the passenger.

Uganda

All passengers are required to provide a copy of their passport and/or resident card to the Uganda authorities, before travel. To this effect, please contact your nearest Uganda Embassy. Failure to submit your documents might result in a denial of boarding.

United Kingdom

Travellers to UK are requested to provide their travel and contact data (earliest 48h before departure):
Online contact form »

Furthermore, travellers are requested to self-isolate for 14 days, unless they belong to the category excluded from this. The exception categories, as well as further details, can be found under the following link: Coronavirus (COVID-19): travel corridors »

Travel regulations for other countries

For all other countries, we strongly advise that you verify the latest updates on the IATA Travel Center website shortly before starting your journey.


Go to the IATA Travel Center website »