Austria: Lifting of COVID-19 Related Entry Requirements 

Last Updated on February 23, 2023

Key Points 

  • Updated COVID-19 related entry requirements for all travelers entering Austria beginning 16 May 2022  


The government of Austria lifted its COVID-19 related entrance measures beginning 16 May 2022. Travelers will no longer be required to provide proof of vaccination, proof of recovery or proof of a negative COVID-19 test result to enter the country.  

What are the Changes?  

The government of Austria will no longer require travelers to provide proof of vaccination, recovery or proof of a negative COVID-19 test result when entering Austria. Travelers entering the country should ensure that they hold the appropriate immigration authorization prior to arrival, where applicable.  

Looking Ahead 

Continue to check the government of Austria’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  

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This article was published on 18 May 2022 and may not be the most recent update concerning COVID-19 entrance restrictions, testing requirements and quarantine measurers. For the most recent updates be sure to check our Global Mobility Resource Center.

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