Austria

Austria lockdown coronavirus restrictions uk travel

Current Status: RED (Travel permitted but with restrictions on entry and return, see below)

Masks: Yes on public transport and in taxis (Fabric face masks are compulsory in supermarkets, banks, bakeries, food shops, service station shops, cable cars, post offices, pharmacies and doctors’ offices, and for services where social distancing is not possible, such as hairdressers’. Regional measures, including rules on face masks, may vary.)
Social Distancing: 1 metre
Restrictions: People who do not live together must keep at least one metre apart from each other in public. Indoor gatherings limited to ten people.

Measures are in place throughout Austria, affecting all areas of everyday life. There is a curfew from 8pm to 6am.

Hotels, restaurants, cafes, bars and cultural institutions are closed to visitors until 30 November.

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked East Alpine country in the southern part of Central Europe. It is composed of nine federated states, one of which is Vienna, Austria’s capital and its largest city.


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England

Travelling to Austria

Self-isolation is no longer required in Austria from any of the UK nations except for the North East of England, the East Midlands or Yorkshire & Humberside and providing you have not been to or travelled through any other countries in the previous 10 days that are not on the Austrian ‘Covid Safe List‘.

If you have travelled in the 10 days before you arrive in Austria to a country for which the Austrian government has a travel warning or the above mentioned areas of the UK, you will need to isolate for 10 days upon arrival without leaving your accommodation and you must either have a medical certificate not more than 72 hours old, confirming a negative test for COVID-19 on entry, or take a test at your own cost within 48 hours of arrival. It is not possible to end the isolation early with a negative test.

Returning from Austria

When you return, you must follow the rules for entering the UK. You:


Wales

Travelling to Austria

Self-isolation is no longer required in Austria from any of the UK nations, providing you have not been to or travelled through any other countries in the previous 10 days that are not on the Austrian ‘Covid Safe List‘.

If you have travelled in the 10 days before you arrive in Austria to a country for which the Austrian government has a travel warning, you will need to isolate for 10 days upon arrival without leaving your accommodation and you must either have a medical certificate not more than 72 hours old, confirming a negative test for COVID-19 on entry, or take a test at your own cost within 48 hours of arrival. It is not possible to end the isolation early with a negative test.

Returning from Austria

When you return, you must follow the rules for entering the UK. You:


Scotland

Travelling to Austria

Self-isolation is no longer required in Austria from any of the UK nations, providing you have not been to or travelled through any other countries in the previous 10 days that are not on the Austrian ‘Covid Safe List‘.

If you have travelled in the 10 days before you arrive in Austria to a country for which the Austrian government has a travel warning, you will need to isolate for 10 days upon arrival without leaving your accommodation and you must either have a medical certificate not more than 72 hours old, confirming a negative test for COVID-19 on entry, or take a test at your own cost within 48 hours of arrival. It is not possible to end the isolation early with a negative test.

Returning from Austria

When you return, you must follow the rules for entering the UK. You:


Northern Ireland

Travelling to Austria

Self-isolation is no longer required in Austria from any of the UK nations, providing you have not been to or travelled through any other countries in the previous 10 days that are not on the Austrian ‘Covid Safe List‘.

If you have travelled in the 10 days before you arrive in Austria to a country for which the Austrian government has a travel warning, you will need to isolate for 10 days upon arrival without leaving your accommodation and you must either have a medical certificate not more than 72 hours old, confirming a negative test for COVID-19 on entry, or take a test at your own cost within 48 hours of arrival. It is not possible to end the isolation early with a negative test.

Returning from Austria

When you return, you must follow the rules for entering the UK. You:


COVID-19 Data: (Source Worldometer)

All information correct as of 30/10/2020 @ 10:10.

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