Travel rules differ depending on the country of origin or destination and the reasons for the travel.
TRAVEL TO AND FROM EUROPEAN COUNTRIES
Republic of San Marino and Vatican City State
EU COUNTRIES (except Romania, and with specific provisions for Belgium, France, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Spain), SCHENGEN, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (with specific provisions indicated below), Andorra, Principality of Monaco .
Movements to / from EU countries are allowed without the need for motivation, therefore also for TOURISM, and without the obligation of isolation upon return. The obligation to complete a self-declaration remains.
Belgium, France, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Spain: those who enter / re-enter Italy from these countries (after a stay or even just transit in the 14 days prior to entering Italy), in addition to filling in a self-declaration, they must also:
- present a certificate of negative swab carried out in the 72 hours prior to entry into the national territory
- undergo a molecular or antigenic test (swab) upon arrival at the airport, port or border place, within 48 hours of entering the national territory at the local health authority of reference. While waiting for the test, fiduciary isolation must be observed at one's home or residence.
they also must:
- immediately communicate their entry into the national territory to the Prevention Department of the competent health authority for the area, even if asymptomatic.
- promptly report the situation to the Health Authority, in the event of the onset of COVID-19 symptoms, through the dedicated telephone numbers and undergo fiduciary isolation.
Movements from / to these countries are allowed for any reason (provided that you have not passed through or stayed in the territories listed E or F in the 14 days prior to entry into Italy) but, upon returning to Italy, the 'obligation of fiduciary isolation and health surveillance, it is necessary to fill in a self-declaration and you can reach your final destination in Italy only by private vehicle. Airport transit is allowed, without leaving the dedicated areas.
TRAVEL FROM / TO EXTRA EU COUNTRIES WITHOUT OBLIGATION TO STATE REASON OF THE TRIP
Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Republic of Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay
Transfers to / from these countries are allowed without the need for motivation, therefore also for tourism. (provided that you have not transited or stayed in the 14 days prior to entry into Italy, in the territories of lists E, or F.) However, upon returning to Italy, it is necessary to undergo fiduciary isolation and health surveillance, fill in a self-declaration and you can reach your final destination in Italy only by private vehicle (airport transit is allowed, without leaving the dedicated areas).
TRAVEL FROM / TO EXTRA EU COUNTRIES WITH OBLIGATION TO STATE REASON OF THE TRIP
Rest of the world
Movements to / from the rest of the world are allowed only in the presence of precise reasons, such as: work, health or study reasons, absolute urgency, return to your home, home or residence. Therefore, travel for tourism is not allowed. The return to Italy from this group of countries is always allowed to Italian / EU / Schengen citizens and their family members, as well as to holders of regular residence permits and their family members.
ENTRY IN ITALY IS NOT ALLOWED
Armenia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bosnia Herzegovina, Brazil, Chile, Kuwait, North Macedonia, Moldova, Oman, Panama, Peru, Dominican Republic.
A ban on entry into Italy is still in force from these countries, with the exception of EU citizens (including Italian citizens) and their family members who have registered residence in Italy before 9 July 2020. They are excluded from the entry ban also crews and traveling personnel of means of transport and diplomatic officials and agents and military personnel in the performance of their duties.
Movements from Italy to these countries are permitted only for specific reasons: work, health or study reasons, absolute urgency, return to one's home, home or residence. Therefore, travel for tourism is not allowed. Upon returning to Italy from these countries, it is necessary to undergo fiduciary isolation and health surveillance, fill in a self-declaration in which you must indicate the reason that allows the return (possession of EU / Schengen citizenship or status of family member of EU citizen and residence in Italy) and you can reach your final destination in Italy only by private vehicle (airport transit is allowed, without leaving the dedicated areas).