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Travel restrictions updates for Finland

10.08.2020 10:38: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter until 25 August 2020.
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Norway, San Marino, Slovakia and Vatican City (Holy See).
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals, returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Bulgaria, Croatia, Monaco, Romania, United Kingdom or Schengen Member States traveling on business.
- This does not apply to passengers studying in Finland, if arriving from Bulgaria, Croatia, Monaco, Romania, United Kingdom or Schengen Member States.


27.07.2020 21:26: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter until 25 August 2020.
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Andorra, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, San Marino, Slovakia and Vatican City (Holy See).
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals, returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Bulgaria, Croatia, Monaco, Romania, United Kingdom or Schengen Member States traveling on business.
- This does not apply to passengers studying in Finland, if arriving from Bulgaria, Croatia, Monaco, Romania, United Kingdom or Schengen Member States.


27.07.2020 12:24: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter until 11 August 2020.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See).
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and of British nationals, residing in Finland or returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Bulgaria, Croatia, Monaco, Romania, United Kingdom or Schengen Member States traveling on business.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals, residing in Finland or returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to passengers studying in Finland, if arriving from Bulgaria, Croatia, Monaco, Romania, United Kingdom or Schengen Member States.


13.07.2020 13:30: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter until 11 August 2020.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See).
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and of British nationals, residing in Finland or returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States traveling on business.
- This does not apply to passengers traveling as students if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State.


06.07.2020 18:54: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania or Norway.
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and of British nationals, residing in Finland or returning via Finland to their country of residence.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States traveling on business.
- This does not apply to passengers studying in Finland if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State;


17.06.2020 23:14: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to passengers arriving from Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania or Norway.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and of British nationals, residing in Finland or returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to passengers studying in Finland if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State.


15.06.2020 08:00: slacken entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to passengers arriving from Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania or Norway.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and of British nationals, residing in Finland or returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to passengers with a British passport and their family members when returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to:
- healthcare and rescue service professionals/personnel, health researchers, and elderly care professionals;
- transport personnel and other transport staff to the extent necessary;
- workers, who based on permanent employee relationship work daily in another country and returns back to the country of residence at least once a week, taking into consideration local circumstances and natural travel-to-work area;
- diplomats, staff of international organizations, military personnel and humanitarian aid workers in the exercise of their functions;
- necessary (return) transit and returns;
- passengers travelling for imperative family reasons;
- persons in need of international protection or for other humanitarian reasons;
- other necessary and justified traffic. For example, other necessary traffic would be maintenance work, that requires maintenance team or a person arriving from another country and this work cannot be postponed;
- passengers traveling for work or commission-related commuting if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State;
- passengers studying in Finland if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State.


14.06.2020 13:56: cancelled home/self isolation.
Passengers allowed to enter Finland are required to self-isolate for 14 days.


14.05.2020 17:12: imposed home/self isolation.
Passengers allowed to enter Finland are required to self-isolate for 14 days. Under self-isolation, the person is allowed to move between their workplace and place of residence and for other essential reasons.
- This does not apply to emergency medical service, rescue service and Border Guard and Customs personnel.


14.05.2020 17:12: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and of British nationals, residing in Finland or returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to passengers with a British passport and their family members when returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to:
- healthcare and rescue service professionals/personnel, health researchers, and elderly care professionals;
- transport personnel and other transport staff to the extent necessary;
- workers, who based on permanent employee relationship work daily in another country and returns back to the country of residence at least once a week, taking into consideration local circumstances and natural travel-to-work area;
- diplomats, staff of international organizations, military personnel and humanitarian aid workers in the exercise of their functions;
- necessary (return) transit and returns;
- passengers travelling for imperative family reasons;
- persons in need of international protection or for other humanitarian reasons;
- other necessary and justified traffic. For example, other necessary traffic would be maintenance work, that requires maintenance team or a person arriving from another country and this work cannot be postponed;
- passengers traveling for work or commission-related commuting if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State;
- passengers studying in Finland if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State.


14.05.2020 08:10: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Finland.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
This does not apply to nationals and family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, when returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to passengers with a British passport and their family members when returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to:
- healthcare and rescue service professionals/personnel, health researchers, and elderly care professionals;
- transport personnel and other transport staff to the extent necessary;
- workers, who based on permanent employee relationship work daily in another country and returns back to the country of residence at least once a week, taking into consideration local circumstances and natural travel-to-work area;
- diplomats, staff of international organizations, military personnel and humanitarian aid workers in the exercise of their functions;
- necessary (return) transit and returns;
- passengers travelling for imperative family reasons;
- persons in need of international protection or for other humanitarian reasons;
- other necessary and justified traffic. For example, other necessary traffic would be maintenance work, that requires maintenance team or a person arriving from another country and this work cannot be postponed;
- passengers traveling for work or commission-related commuting if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State;
- passengers studying in Finland if arriving from another EU or Schengen Member State.


24.04.2020 18:26: imposed total entry ban.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Finland.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
This does not apply to nationals and family members of nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, when returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to passengers with a British passport and their family members when returning via Finland to their country of residence.
This does not apply to:
- healthcare and rescue service professionals/personnel, health researchers, and elderly care professionals;
- transport personnel and other transport staff to the extent necessary;
- workers, who based on permanent employee relationship work daily in another country and returns back to the country of residence at least once a week, taking into consideration local circumstances and natural travel-to-work area;
- diplomats, staff of international organizations, military personnel and humanitarian aid workers in the exercise of their functions;
- necessary (return) transit and returns;
- passengers travelling for imperative family reasons;
- persons in need of international protection or for other humanitarian reasons;
- other necessary and justified traffic. For example, other necessary traffic would be maintenance work, that requires maintenance team or a person arriving from another country and this work cannot be postponed.


14.04.2020 05:30: cancelled total entry ban.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Finland.


20.03.2020 21:58: imposed total entry ban.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Finland.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of Finland.
This does not apply to nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland and their family members who are returning via Finland to their respective country of residence.
This does not apply to passengers with a British passport and their family members who are returning via Finland to their respective country of residence.
This does not apply to the following passengers:
a. Healthcare and rescue service professionals/personnel, health researchers, and elderly care professionals;
b. Transport personnel and other transport staff to the extent necessary;
c. Workers, who based on permanent employee relationship work daily in another country and returns back to the country of residence at least once a week, taking into consideration local circumstances and natural travel-to-work area;
d. Diplomats, staff of international organisations, military personnel and humanitarian aid workers in the exercise of their functions;
e. Necessary (return) transit and returns;
f. Passengers travelling for imperative family reasons;
g. Persons in need of international protection or for other humanitarian reasons;
h. Other necessary and justified traffic. For example, other necessary traffic would be maintenance work, that requires maintenance team or a person arriving from another country and this work cannot be postponed.


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