Travel information for ‘Faroe Islands’ travelling from ‘United Kingdom’ on the 7th of June 2021

Access: RESTRICTED
Travel to Faroe Islands is partially allowed from United Kingdom. Measures in place: exceptional travel, vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required and test/medical certificate required.International travel to the Faroe Islands is permitted for 'essential reasons' only. This does not apply to nationals and residents.
COVID Risk Level: UNKNOWN (There is no information about this policy yet)
Last updated: May 22, 2021, 10:49 am, Information source: Government of the Faroe Islands

Other restrictions

Exceptional travel - Travel to this destination is allowed for specific exceptions
Exemptions to the border closure are in place for 'worthy purposes', including travel for business. Travel for tourism is not permitted. A full list of exemptions can be found at https://um.dk/~/media/um/english-site/documents/travel-and-residence/danish%20travel%20restrictions%20for%20eu%20and%20schengen%20countries%20as%20well%20as%20third%20countries.pdf?la=en

Vaccination

Vaccinated traveler exceptions - Travelers with a vaccination certificate can enter this destination with some exceptions
Travelers who present a valid certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of an approved vaccine, are exempt from isolation requirements. Vaccinated travelers should still isolate until the test on arrival is confirmed negative. The vaccine used must be approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA). The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before and at most 180 days before the time of departure.

Quarantine

Quarantine required - Travelers are required to quarantine prior or after entering this destination
Travelers are required to undergo self-isolation for 10 days. This period may be shortened if a PCR test is taken on day 4 and a negative test result is confirmed. Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 are exempt from isolation. Proof of a positive antigen or PCR test, taken at least 14 days before departure and not more than 180 days, must be provided upon entry.

Test/medical certificate

Test/medical certificate required - A medical certificate or recent test is required to travel to this destination
Travelers are advised to provide proof of a negative PCR or antigen test, taken no more than 72 hours prior to departure.

Todays Local Summary for "Faroe Islands"

Use of mask

Recommended
Face masks are required in public spaces, enclosed environments, and while on public transport.

Public transportation

Operating
Public transportation is operational with limits to capacity in place. Officials recommend avoiding travel during rush hour and seat reservation is mandatory on inter-city trains.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open with limits to capacity in place to allow for social distancing. A 'coronapas' may be required for indoor service.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open with limits to capacity in place to allow for social distancing. A 'coronapas' may be required for indoor service.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs have been closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
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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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I travel to Faroe Islands?

Travel to Faroe Islands is partially allowed from United Kingdom. Measures in place: exceptional travel, vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required and test/medical certificate required.

What is the COVID risk level in Faroe Islands?

There is no information about this policy yet

Is public transport running in Faroe Islands?

Public transportation is operational with limits to capacity in place. Officials recommend avoiding travel during rush hour and seat reservation is mandatory on inter-city trains.

Do I have to wear a mask in Faroe Islands?

Face masks are recommended.

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