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Page updated on 20.09.22. Reviewed on 20.09.22. Based on travel rules on
Testing requirements
Fully vaccinated
If you're fully vaccinated, no tests are required for travel to The Netherlands. Check how you can show proof of vaccination in the Vaccination or Previous infection section.
Not Fully vaccinated
Covid-19 tests are not part of the entry requirements for travel from the UK to The Netherlands.

  • Some travel providers may require a negative test prior to travel. Always check before your journey. View Fit to Fly providers
Pre-Arrival Requirements
Applies to everyone
  • The Dutch government has decided to lift the EU entry ban for the Netherlands as of 17 September 2022. Given the current epidemiological situation in the Netherlands, the government feels that for entry to the Netherlands the EU entry ban is no longer proportional. The European Commission is also planning to publish a proposal for revising the rules for entering the European Union (EU) in autumn 2022.
  • The government's decision means that as of 17 September 2022, no COVID-19 related restrictions or requirements apply to travellers entering the Netherlands, including those from countries outside the EU/Schengen area.
Post-Arrival Requirements
Fully vaccinated
All travellers are advised to take a self-test after arriving in the Netherlands – this is not an obligation and is therefore not enforced.
Not Fully vaccinated
All travellers are advised to take a self-test after arriving in the Netherlands – this is not an obligation and is therefore not enforced.
Rules for Children
There are no specific requirements for children and young people.
Additional Resources
If required by your airline, cruise operator or your accommodation, you can compare Fit to Fly tests here.
Further information
  • If you are travelling through another country or territory (including transit stops or layovers) before you arrive in The Netherlands, please also check the Entry requirements for travel from that country.
See where we get our information
  • https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/netherlands
  • https://www.government.nl/topics/coronavirus-covid-19/visiting-the-netherlands-from-abroad/requirements-for-proof-of-vaccination
Information is sourced from gov.uk at the time of listing and only includes testing requirements. Always check full requirements on the UK Government website and via your travel operator including any additional conditions for entry (required documentation, quarantine etc.). Be aware: some destinations aren't currently accepting travellers from the UK!
 

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