Information for travellers

Regulations during the coronavirus pandemic Information for travellers

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, special rules apply in certain cases when travelling in Germany and abroad. Foreign travel is subject to differentiated travel and safety advice. Here you will find the answers to questions frequently asked by travellers as well as information for those who have been vaccinated or have recovered from COVID-19.

Strandkörbe am Strand

The first holiday makers on the beach - because of the COVID-19 pandemic, special rules still apply in some cases. Differentiated travel and safety advice applies in countries outside Germany.

Foto: imago images/Kirchner-Media/David Inderlied

Before travelling inside Germany – what do I need to know?

What do I need to know when travelling inside Germany?ÖffnenMinimieren

Before travelling abroad – where can I find out about travel restrictions?

Where can I find out about the rules in force at my destination?ÖffnenMinimieren

Where can I find the regulations that apply when I enter Germany from abroad?ÖffnenMinimieren

What do I need to know when travelling to Germany from a risk area?ÖffnenMinimieren

What do I need to know when travelling to Germany from a high incidence area?ÖffnenMinimieren

What do I need to know when travelling to Germany from a virus variant area?ÖffnenMinimieren

Going into quarantine when returning from a holiday – what do I need to know?ÖffnenMinimieren

What other sources of information are available on current immigration regulations?ÖffnenMinimieren

Good to know: consumer tips for your travel planning

Can I cancel my holiday?ÖffnenMinimieren

Delayed or cancelled flights: am I entitled to compensation?ÖffnenMinimieren

What applies in the case of coach trips?ÖffnenMinimieren

What is the situation with cruises?ÖffnenMinimieren

Would travel cancellation insurance help?ÖffnenMinimieren

I commute across a border to work – what do I need to know?

These are the rules that apply to cross-border commutersÖffnenMinimieren