Area and airport opening and softening restrictions
Most recent bans | ATPI Alert Travel Opportunities | 9 April 2021
Below you may find the most recent bans in short. Note that unexpected travel cancellations are taking place and airlines status may change at any given time without prior notice. The enlisted information are based on the officially announced governmental travel restrictions and quarantine measures.
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Areas & airports opening or softening restrictions
AREAS & AIRPORTS:
- Greece: Update: Government to reopen country to tourists on 14 May
- Nigeria: Update: International flights resume at Kano's Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport
- Australia: Update: COVID-19 hotel quarantine program restarts in Melbourne as international flights resume
- Iceland: Update: Vaccinated travelers from countries outside Schengen Zone, including those from U.K. and U.S., can now enter Iceland
AIRLINES / TRAINS:
- No updates
Areas & airports imposing further restrictions:
AREAS & AIRPORTS:
- Poland: Update: Government extends COVID-19 restrictions until 18 April
- Spain: Update: Spanish government extends travel restrictions for group of countries with COVID-19 mutations
- Cambodia: Government imposes two-week inter-provincial travel ban from 7-20 April because of COVID-19
- Spain: Authorities tighten COVID-19 restrictions in several regions
- India: Government imposes lockdown in Raipur between 9-19 April; airports and railway services will function
- Canada: Authorities in Ontario announce stay-at-home order from 8 April
- Tunisia: Government will extend nighttime curfew, impose quarantine for all visitors upon arrival from 9 April
- Argentina: Government issues nightly stay-home order for Buenos Aires metropolitan area, forbids social gatherings amid COVID-19 concerns
- India, New Zealand: Authorities in New Zealand suspend entry to travelers from India because of high COVID-19 numbers
- Europe: Update: Italian government extends quarantine requirement for travelers from European countries until 30 April
- Indonesia: Government announces internal travel ban during Eid al-Fitr celebrations from 6-17 May
AIRLINES & TRAINS:
- Caribbean, North America: Update: Sunwing extends cancellation of flights between Canada and Mexico, Caribbean destinations until 23 June; some domestic flights also canceled
- Global: Update: Philippine Airlines cancels several domestic, international flights from 8-18 April because of COVID-19
- U.K.: Update: Jet2 extends suspension of flights through 23 June
- This information is up to date at the time of publication and is subject to change without prior notice. The above (as uploaded in ATPI Alerts) are the most recent and urgent travel news. However, we suggest that you also follow the below links including updated news for any country of your interest.
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- Own face coverings / masks will be required across all airports and flights, to comply with COVID-19 measures.
- It is strongly advised to arrive as early as possible to the airport for your departure.
- Airlines have their own policies which are being updated regularly and can be checked directly on their respective websites.
- For the latest information about local country restrictions we advise to check the website of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
- IATA prepared some leaflets for travelers that might need some extra confidence before they feel assured to travel safely again. Perhaps these are interesting to share with your travelers, for those that might still be a bit hesitative to travel:
Sources & news:
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Airlines Policies Reference Sheet:
This is a summary view of policies that has been captured on airline websites on a periodic basis. The summary text does not represent the complete terms and conditions and is provided for informational purposes only and without guarantee of accuracy. Please click on the links in this document to see the most up to date and detailed airline policy changes. This information is also likely to change depending on rapidly-evolving circumstances.
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Most importantly, make sure to safeguard your own health by following general hygiene rules and avoiding social gatherings. Responsibility is the key to overcoming those hard times and returning back to normal the soonest possible.
Covid-19 Travel Information per Country