KPMG International Limited is a private English company limited by guarantee and does not provide services to clients. Although we do our best to keep the information updated as it is reported. Travellers in regions where the infection rate is above 50 new infections per 100,000 inhabitants per week are advised to get tested upon arrival to Denmark. This map is updated every Thursday, with decisions taking effect on the forthcoming Saturday at 00.00. As of Friday midnight, people who travel from Belgium or Malta must self-quarantine upon return. Only transport of goods into Denmark will continue. Entry restrictions and travel advice are determined on the basis of a set of objective criteria, which include country rates of infection and testing regimes. This map is updated every Thursday, with decisions taking effect on the forthcoming Saturday at 00.00. Travel documents required for border controls. If you are a Danish national, you need your Danish passport as proof of nationality. More information are availabe on the Danish Police website [https://politi.dk/en/coronavirus-in-denmark/travelling-in-or-out-of-denmark/persons-in-transit]. Entry from ‘banned’ countries is possible for ‘worthy purpose’ only (not for tourism) and the proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours before entry is required. Only three land ports between Denmark and Germany will remain operational: Frøslev, Kruså and Sæd. For more information: Rules and documents required if you are resident in an open country and want to enter Denmark and Country specific travel guide for Danish residents. Restaurants and cafes in some of Denmark are open under health guidelines and restrictions. Travellers coming from a ‘banned’ (orange) country may travel to Denmark for “worthy purpose” only. This applies regardless of your habitual residence, and regardless of your vehicle. From 02/07/2020 the model for the EU/Schengen and UK has been adjusted to include the four microstates – Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican City State/The Holy See. The following Swedish regions are exempt from entry restrictions: Gävleborg, Kalmar, Värmland, Västerbotten and Västernorrland. Denmark government advises against all non-essential travel to U.K.,Ireland (The Local, 24.09.2020). You are advised to bring proof of your relationships, such as a marriage certificate or a birth certificate. Denmark is part of the European Union's Schengen Agreement, which means that you do not need to show your national ID card or passport when you are travelling to or from Denmark from another Schengen EU country. If you are not a Danish national and/or resident in Denmark, the rules on entry into Denmark depend on whether you are arriving from an ‘open’ country or a ‘banned’ country. Regarding Sweden, borders are open for Swedish citizens residing in the counties of Västerbotten, Kronoberg, Blekinge and Skåne. Low restrictions. You should read their online Q&A [https://politi.dk/en/coronavirus-in-denmark/travelling-in-or-out-of-denmark/persons-resident-in-open-countries] for further information. In this case, you have to bring with you relevant documents, such as an employment contract, a recent payslip or other proof of the working relationship; – you are a student, trainee, “au pair” in Denmark. Specific guidelines [https://politi.dk/en/coronavirus-in-denmark/extension-of-measures-during-the-covid19-outbreak-in-denmark] on physical distancing, health protection and business opening hours still need to be followed and there are restrictions on the number of people that can be present at indoor and outdoor gatherings. Non-residents of other nationalities will need a valid reason to travel to Denmark to be allowed in. If you are a resident in Denmark, you have to bring with you a personal identification document with proof of address. Denmark had been taken off the UK coronavirus travel corridors list on Friday after it first became apparent the mutated form of coronavirus was present in the country. Yellow fever (2019) Country requirement at entry: no WHO vaccination recommendation: no, Restrictive measures mandatory between 07 October 2020 to 31 October 2020. In this case, you have to bring with you relevant documents, such as a letter of confirmation from the educational institution at which you have enrolled, or the trainee contract, or your residence permit; – you are the partner, parent, child, or relative of a Danish national resident in Denmark or a foreign citizen resident in Denmark. You must wear a mask in indoor public places, including airports and on public transport. In this case, you have to bring with you relevant documents, such as an employment contract, a recent pay-slip or other proof of the working relationship; – you are a student, trainee, “au pair” in Denmark. As of 22/8 at 00:00, entry is allowed for “worthy purpose” only (not for tourism) also from Monaco. *Mandatory Travel Documentation- Information on required documentation is available on the Danish Police website. In this case, you have to bring with you relevant documents, such as an employment contract, a recent payslip or other proof of the working relationship; – you are a student, trainee, “au pair” in Denmark. **Travel from EU: Travelling to Denmark: Entry from EU Member States, as well as from Switzerland, Iceland, Liechtenstein, United Kingdom and Vatican City State, is normally allowed without restrictions. ***Transit: You can travel through Denmark (transit) if you have a worthy purpose outside Denmark or you are going on holiday. Together with the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Children and Education issue guidelines on how the institutions can ensure safety. Passengers travelling to participate in the imminent birth of their child, provided holding a copy of the maternity record and a letter of consent from the mother-to-be. In high-risk areas, restaurants and bars are open for takeout and delivery only. The map of ‘banned’ countries is based on the current number of infected people and is updated weekly by the SSI (Statens Serum Institut). The changes wrought in travel and daily life in light of recent government measures, may mean delays, more administration, and a considerable amount of inconvenience for some companies, their affected employees, and the Danish population, generally speaking, though it is in the interest of protecting public health and safety. We do our best to keep this article up to date with all the latest information, but the decision to travel is ultimately your responsibility. If you are a Danish national, you need your Danish passport as proof of nationality. A weekly updated list of countries classification is available on the Danish Police website [https://politi.dk/en/coronavirus-in-denmark/travelling-in-or-out-of-denmark/is-my-country-open-or-banned]. Non-Danish citizens with clear symptoms such as dry cough and fever cannot enter Denmark. In this case, you have to bring with you relevant documents, such as a letter of confirmation from the educational institution at which you have enrolled, or the trainee contract, or your residence permit; – you are the partner, parent, child, or relative of a Danish national resident in Denmark or a foreign citizen resident in Denmark. If you enter from an open country as a tourist, you need to document a holiday stay for at least six nights. It is not possible to enter Denmark with a visa until 13 April 2020, if the travel is considered as non-creditable. Every two weeks this list of countries will be reviewed and the information updated here. Retail shops, including shopping malls, started reopening from 11 May. A weekly updated list of countries classification is available on the Danish Police website. The list is updated every Thursday, with decisions taking effect on the forthcoming Saturday at 00.00. Fiancés, stepparents, siblings, step-siblings, grandparents and step-grandparents have to present a certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) result issued at most 72 hours before entry. People are expected to keep their distance from each other, and face masks are mandatory in all indoor public spaces, including shops. You are advised to bring proof of your relationships, such as a marriage certificate or a birth certificate. Denmark Passengers are not allowed to enter. The border closures will impact a significant number of train, air and ferry routes. Denmark As of Friday midnight, people who travel from Belgium or Malta must self-quarantine upon return. **Third Countries: Borders are open for Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia and Uruguay. This map is updated every Thursday, with decisions taking effect on the forthcoming Saturday at 00.00. A weekly updated map of affected areas is available on the Danish Police website. Given the situation, it is not possible to take biometrics at this time in Denmark. The higher education institutions continue to be physically closed and are planned to be opened in August. Swedish passengers are allowed to arrive in CPH if they are going straight to Sweden via train or car. You may cancel email subscription anytime . If you are a third-country national not resident in Denmark, you can enter Denmark if: – you have a job purpose or you are to attend a business meeting in Denmark. A country’s status can change dependent on its infection rate for COVID-19. Restrictive measures mandatory between 14 August 2020 to 31 October 2020. If you are a resident in Denmark, you can enter the country. A weekly updated list of countries classification is available on the Danish Police website. In Greater Copenhagen, bars, cafes and restaurants will close at 10pm (midnight for the rest of Denmark), and you will need to wear a facemask when not seated (e.g. If you are a resident in Denmark, you can enter the country. Non-Danish citizens with clear symptoms such as dry cough and fever cannot enter Denmark. Non-Danish citizens with clear symptoms such as dry cough and fever cannot enter Denmark. Check [https://www.midttrafik.dk/coronavirus-covid-19/ruter-med-krav-om-brug-af-mundbind/] for details of local requirements. Passengers travelling for medical treatment, provided holding proof of treatment from a Danish healthcare institution. From 21/08/2020 – 28/08/2020 Countries other than EU Member States, Schengen countries and the United Kingdom are currently by definition ‘banned’ countries (orange). Residents of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and the Vatican/Holy See should be considered as EU residents for this purpose. The Health Authority recommends use of face masks on public transport when it is not possible to keep a safe distance. In this case, you have to bring with you relevant documents, such as an employment contract, a recent payslip or other proof of the working relationship; – you are a student, trainee, “au pair” in Denmark. The transit should be made without undue delay. We anticipate many delays on activities, services, and decisions from the Danish authorities. If your purpose of entry is tourism, you can enter the country if you have booked a holiday for at least six nights. From 06/08/2020 – 21/08/2020 Countries other than EU Member States, Schengen countries and the United Kingdom are currently by definition ‘banned’ countries (orange). © 2020 KPMG P/S and KPMG Acor Tax P/S, both entities being Danish limited liability partnerships and member firms of the KPMG global organisation of independent member firms affiliated with KPMG International Limited, a private English company limited by guarantee. Travel Information from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs can be found at the travel guide website (in Danish). From 22 August, you must wear a face mask on public transport, including taxis and ferries. The Danish government announced that they will further ease Danish border restrictions for travelers from countries with a low rate of COVID-19 infection on June 27. Denmark Latest News: Denmark government advises against all non-essential travel to U.K.,Ireland (The Local, 24.09.2020). -This does not apply to: – nationals and residents of Denmark. In this case, you have to bring with you a personal identification document with proof of address. Denmark government advises against all non-essential travel to U.K.,Ireland (The Local, 24.09.2020). Entry from ‘banned’ countries is possible for ‘worthy purpose’ only (not for tourism). Third countries: Borders are currently closed for non-Danish citizens coming from countries other than EU countries (except Portugal and Sweden), Schengen countries, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea and Thailand. Fiancés, stepparents, siblings, step-siblings, grandparents and step-grandparents have to present a certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) result issued at most 72 hours before entry. In this case, you have to bring with you relevant documents, such as an employment contract, a recent payslip or other proof of the working relationship;– you are a student, trainee, “au pair” in Denmark. Foreign nationals seeking to travel to Denmark must have a "worthy" purpose or present documentation showing a minimum stay of 6 nights. Domestic flights are suspended. Border checks are in place at all entry points. Third countries exempted from this ban are Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia and Uruguay Persons resident in a country/province classified as banned can enter Denmark if they have a worthy purpose. Specific guidelines [https://politi.dk/en/coronavirus-in-denmark/extension-of-measures-during-the-covid19-outbreak-in-denmark] on physical distancing, health protection and business opening hours still need to be followed and there are restrictions on the number of people that can be present at indoor and outdoor gatherings. In this case, a personal identification document with proof of address is required. 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