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In 2019, the city of Wuhan (China) became famous all over the world. Such «popularity» was associated with the rapid spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It is known that coronavirus is transmitted in two ways — by airborne droplets and by contact.

The respiratory virus of a new type has already spread throughout the world. Italy was no exception.

Coronavirus in Italy: statistics common for the country of Italy

According to the latest data, 177 039 062 people became victims of COVID-19, of which 3 832 951 deaths. On the territory of Italy — 4 230 153, of which 126 472 deaths.
Over the last day (data on Saturday, 5 June 2021), the number of infected increased by 2971, +76 deaths. Thus, the mortality rate in Italy is 2.99%.

In Italy, bars and restaurants work with restrictions, all shops work without restrictions. Public events (exhibitions, concerts, museums, etc.) are allowed but with restrictions.

Is it possible to enter Italy today, in 2021?

At the moment (Saturday, 5 June 2021) Italy is available for tourists but with restrictions. At the same time, it is important to comply with the rules and requirements that are regulated by internal documents. Here is what official sources say for tourists planning to come to Italy:

For travellers coming from third countries outside the EU+ area, travel is allowed only for specific reasons and not for tourism.Travellers from Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Singapore, United Kingdom and Unites States of America are allowed to enter for any reason (including tourism).Third-country travellers can also enter Italy if they have a proven relationship with Italian/EU/Schengen citizens, or with people who are legally resident in Italy, and if they are travelling to their partners' home/domicile/dwelling.Specific requirements for BrazilEntry and transit in the national territory are forbidden for travellers who have visited or transited through Brazil in the 14 days prior to their day of entry. Some exceptions are in place according to the Order of 13 February 2021. People who are allowed to enter Italy to reach their domicile, home, or residence of their minor children, have to follow a specific protocol described on salute.gov.it.Specific requirements for India, Bangladesh and Sri LankaEntry to Italy from India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka is banned except for persons either resident in Italy since before 29 April 2021 or expressly authorised by the Ministry of Health.Persons entering Italy who visited or transited through India, Bangladesh or Sri Lanka between 15 and 28 April 2021, even if they do not show symptoms of Covid-19, need to inform the local health authority, take a swab test (molecular or antigenic), self-isolate for a period of 10 days and take another swab test.Is a coronavirus test required?Travellers from third-countries are required to take a Covid-19 test within 72 hours prior to entry.Is quarantine required?From 16 May, the quarantine requirement has been dropped for passengers from the EU, United Kingdom or Israel with a negative test, as well as travellers from the United States on a 'Covid-tested' flight.All other travellers allowed to enter Italy from third countries have to:-provide a self-declaration; -self-isolate for 10 days and undergo supervision by the competent local Health Authority. After the 10-day period, an additional PCR test is required.

You can read more about entering Italy in official sources: https://www.cntraveller.in/story/india-travel-flight-ban-countries-uk-germany-italy-bangladesh/.

Restrictions on entry to Italy

On Saturday, 5 June 2021, the borders of Italy are fully open for citizens, for tourists and foreigners — the borders are partially opened. Moreover, in some cases, quarantine is required upon arrival.

Here’s what they write about quarantine in official sources:

Self-isolation for 10 days required for some countries.

If, when crossing the border with Italy, symptoms of coronavirus appear, namely: cough, shortness of breath, fever, fatigue, headache and muscle pain, you should immediately consult a doctor.

Conditions for entering Italy

Special conditions of entry and various kinds of restrictions during a pandemic are applied in almost all countries. Italy is no exception.

Do I need a test result when crossing the border with Italy?

Negative PCR test is required for some countries.

In addition, when crossing the border, there should be no signs of SARS.

Entry rules to Italy today: 5 June 2021

We have already figured out the need for a test. Just in case, we recall:

Negative PCR test is required for some countries.

Many are wondering whether it is necessary to go into quarantine when entering Italy. We answer: today, when entering Italy, quarantine is required, but not for everyone.

How are things with masks in Italy?

Masks are required in enclosed public places

For which countries are the borders with Italy open?

Borders with Italy on 5 June 2021 are open to the following countries of the world:

For which countries are the borders with Italy closed or partially closed?

Borders with Russia on June 5, 2021 are closed (or partially closed) for the following countries of the world:

Is a vaccination passport obligatory to enter Italy?

Dozens of countries around the world have been thinking about the introduction of so-called «covid passports» for several months. We are talking about documentary evidence of vaccination against COVID-19. The goal is to simplify travel abroad, as well as to speed up the process of returning to normal life.
In order to travel to Italy, today you do not need a vaccination passport. At the same time, the Italy government supports the idea of a document that confirms vaccination.

Digital statistics: on entry into and exit from Italy

Covid 19 sets new «records». Despite this, the borders of Italy are open to a number of countries. Also, Italy citizens can freely cross the borders of other states. Naturally, on condition they сomply with all quarantine measures.

From which countries you can come to Italy:

Current data on COVID-19 in Italy

As of 5 June 2021, there is a decrease in cases of coronavirus infection in Italy. More detailed statistics in numbers:

  • Total cases: 4 230 153
  • Currently sick: 195 369
  • Recovered: 3 908 312
  • Deaths: 126 472
  • Vaccinated: 24 634 332

You can keep track of the most current information on the WHO website: https://covid19.who.int/.

View other countries from which we can come to Italy

Countries available for entry:

Available for entry, but with restrictions:

Countries unavailable for entry:

According to our information, at the moment there are no countries from which entry into Italy is completely prohibited. See how we collect data.

Is it possible to enter and what are the rules, conditions for entering Italy during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in 2021?