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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. Netherlands was no exception.

Coronavirus in Netherlands: statistics common for the country of Netherlands

According to the latest data, 187 238 467 people became victims of COVID-19, of which 4 038 886 deaths. On the territory of Netherlands — 1 744 700, of which 17 769 deaths.
Over the last day (data on Tuesday, 13 July 2021), the number of infected increased by 2971, +76 deaths. Thus, the mortality rate in Netherlands is 1.02%.

In Netherlands, 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 Netherlands today, in 2021?

At the moment (Tuesday, 13 July 2021) Netherlands 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 Netherlands:

If you are not a national of an EU or Schengen area country, the EU entry ban applies to you. You can only travel to the Netherlands if you fall into one of the exemption categories ( or if your country is on the list of safe countries outside the EU/Schengen area ( travellers from the following third countries are allowed to enter the Netherlands without being subject to the testing or self-isolation requirement: Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, China, and Israel.Dutch nationals are always permitted to return to the Netherlands.Travellers aged 13 or above from a high-risk country are subject to a pre-departure COVID-19 test requirement.Accepted tests are PCR (taken no more than 72 hours prior to departure) and rapid antigen test (taken no more than 24 hours prior to departure).After arrival, travellers must self-quarantine for 10 days. The quarantine period can be ended by a negative result to a COVID-19 test performed on day 5. You can self-quarantine at home or in temporary or holiday accommodation. To prepare for your journey you can do the Quarantine Check for Travellers. This is a checklist of steps to take before and after your journey.Some travellers do not have to self-quarantine, for example, workers in the transport sector, and those travelling from low-risk countries.

You can read more about entering Netherlands in official sources:

Restrictions on entry to Netherlands

On Tuesday, 13 July 2021, the borders of Netherlands 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:

Quarantine for 10 days required for some countries.

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

Conditions for entering Netherlands

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

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

Negative PCR test is required for some countries.

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

Entry rules to Netherlands today: 13 July 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 Netherlands. We answer: today, when entering Netherlands, quarantine is required, but not for everyone.

How are things with masks in Netherlands?

Masks are required in public transport

For which countries are the borders with Netherlands open?

Borders with Netherlands on 13 July 2021 are open to the following countries of the world:

For which countries are the borders with Netherlands 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 Netherlands?

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 Netherlands, today you do not need a vaccination passport. At the same time, the Netherlands government supports the idea of a document that confirms vaccination.

Digital statistics: on entry into and exit from Netherlands

Covid 19 sets new «records». Despite this, the borders of Netherlands are open to a number of countries. Also, Netherlands 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 Netherlands:

Current data on COVID-19 in Netherlands

As of 13 July 2021, there is a decrease in cases of coronavirus infection in Netherlands. More detailed statistics in numbers:

  • Total cases: 1 744 700
  • Currently sick: 92 783
  • Recovered: 1 634 148
  • Deaths: 17 769
  • Vaccinated: 11 182 551

You can keep track of the most current information on the WHO website:

View other countries from which we can come to Netherlands

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 Netherlands is completely prohibited. See how we collect data.

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