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Which are the Schengen Area Member Countries?

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Information for Passengers Subject to Measures Applied by the Czech Government

CZECH GOVERNMENT DECREE EFFECTIVE 11 May 2020*:

- A ban on entering the territory of the Czech Republic for all arriving foreigners (tourists) except for foreigners with temporary or permanent residency in the Czech Republic. EU citizens may also enter the territory of the Czech Republic according the published conditions for the purpose of economic activity or university studies.*

- Czech citizens, EU citizens and foreigners with temporary or permanent residency in the Czech Republicentering the territory of the Czech Republic are allowed to submit the official certificate with a negative COVID-19 test result not older than 4 days. The test is done at their expense. In specific cases, the PCR test may be undergone on the Czech territory within 72 hours after the entry, the locally relevant regional hygienic station must be immediately informed about passing the test. Also, the medical certificate on the passing the test on the territory must be submitted to the locally relevant regional hygienic station. Otherwise, they are subject to a fourteen-day mandatory quarantine, subject to exceptions.*

- All Czech citizens, foreigners with temporary or permanent residency in the Czech Republic, and foreigners (tourists) may travel abroad and leave the Czech Republic.*

*To review all exceptions and conditions to travel to/from the Czech Republic, please visit the Ministry of Interior of the Czech Republic’s website.

The current operational information from the airport can be found HERE.

The information on the prevention of the spread of coronavirus can be found HERE.

LIST OF RESUMED ROUTES HERE

At present, the Schengen Area includes territories of the following EU countries:

  • Belgium
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Italy
  • Lithuania
  • Latvia
  • Luxembourg
  • Hungary
  • Malta
  • Germany
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Austria
  • Greece
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden

and non-EU countries (members of EFTA):

  • Iceland
  • Norway
  • Switzerland
  • Lichtenstein

The Schengen Area does not automatically cover all the overseas territories of the member states. It does include:

  • The Azores
  • Madeira
  • The Canary Islands