Foreign travellers must show a valid certificate of a Covid-19 negative test result that is no more than 48 hours old when they reach the border control at our airports. Please note: The test must be taken before departure. It is not possible to be tested upon arrival in Sweden.
Most countries and airlines require travellers to provide proof of a negative result for a recent Covid test. Some countries also require a certified antigen test. You may miss your flight or be denied entry into a country if you do not have the certificates required. It is important that you find out what applies to you and what preparations you need to make before you go to the airport.
There are private companies across Sweden that provide testing and can issue a travel certificate.
Wear a face mask in the terminal
We would like everyone in the terminal to wear face masks. Have a face mask with you throughout your journey – airlines require passengers to wear face masks on board the aircraft
Many of the airlines offer flexible rebooking conditions adjusted to Covid-19. Contact your airline or tour for more information about your journey.
Hallå konsument has information about your rights as a consumer regarding cancelling trips in conjunction with the coronavirus.
Current air traffic
Travel information from the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs has lifted its advice against non-essential travel within EU and Andorra, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Northern Irland, San Marino, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and the Vatian City.
For other countries, EES and Schengen area, the Ministry’s advice against non-essential travel is in effect. For countries outside the EU and Schengen area, the travel advice is in effect until May 31 2021.
Please observe that there is currently a ban on entering Sweden from most countries outside the EU except Israel. Non-Swedish citizens from all countries are required to provide proof of evidence of a negative result for a Covid-19 test taken no more than 48 hours before departure. Swedish citizens will be tested the same day they arrive in Sweden.
Help us to reduce the spread of infection. Stay at home if you feel ill. Remember to keep a distance from others, for example at check-in, security screening and passport control. Get to the airport well in advance. If you are picking up or dropping off passengers – please avoid crowding and wait outside the terminal. Stay safe!
Keep a distance and show consideration for your fellow passengers.
Several hand sanitiser stations in the terminal.
We have implemented expanded cleaning measures at the airport.
We would like everyone in the terminal to wear face masks. Our airports have protective shields in mandatory passenger flows such as check-in, security checkpoints and boarding.
We have blocked selected seats and tables and also made a rearrangement of furniture in waiting areas.
Swedavia is monitoring developments regarding the coronavirus and is working in close collaboration with the authorities in charge.
The safety and security of passengers, employees and partners always have top priority at Swedavia’s airports. In consultation with the authorities in charge of infectious disease control, Swedavia has ensured that the procedures being carried out at the airport are done so in a safe manner. Swedavia is monitoring developments and is in continuous contact with infectious disease physicians and the Public Health Agency of Sweden.
The Public Health Agency of Sweden has overall national responsibility for protecting the population against infectious diseases. The regions, formerly the county councils, have regional responsibility for infectious disease control.
Airlines require passengers to wear face masks on board the aircraft. Different airlines have different requirements for the type of face masks. Contact your airline for more information on the type of masks they require. Wear a face mask in the terminal.
You don't need to get tested for Covid-19 in order to be at the airport.
Some countries and airlines require you as a traveler to be able to show that you have recently been tested for Covid-19 with a negative result. You may miss your flight or be denied entry into a country if you do not have the required certificates.
Swedavia is following developments concerning the coronavirus and is working in close collaboration with the authorities responsible.
Yes, they must provide valid proof of a negative result for a Covid-19 test taken within 48 hours of their departure when they reach the border control at our airports. Please note: The test must be taken prior to departure. It is not possible to be tested upon arrival in Sweden.