Open with restrictions

Denmark Travel Restrictions

76.80% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 76.71% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Denmark with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Denmark without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Denmark for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Denmark entry details and exceptions

Danish nationals and residents may still return to Denmark from anywhere. Travelers who are not nationals or residents can still enter Denmark with a worthy purpose.

Proof will be required to demonstrate a ‘worthy purpose’ to enter. Examples of 'worthy purposes' include work or study in Denmark, transporting goods, and various family-related reasons, for example visiting a family member or partner who is a Danish resident. The full list of 'worthy purposes' is subject to change and can be found here.


Outgoing travel to DenmarkTravelling from New Zealand to Denmark

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours before departing to Denmark.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions

For a continuous journey, the following rules apply: If the passenger travels to Denmark on a continuous journey via stopovers at one or more airports, the test can be taken up to 24 hours before boarding at the first airport. The test must be presented in connection with the last flight that has a destination in Denmark.It does not apply to passengers aged 12 years or less.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Denmark.

The isolation period can be shortened

Isolation may be broken after a negative test no earlier than on the 4th day after the entry.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Denmark

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Denmark must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to the following:

1. Children who are under two years of age.

2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19

3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Denmark will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.

Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


FAQs

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Denmark without restrictions. Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Denmark with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Denmark without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Denmark with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Fully vaccinated travelers coming from New Zealand are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated travellers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours before departure.

  • Travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine.

  • Mask usage in Denmark is required in public spaces and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Denmark are open with restrictions. Bars in Denmark are open with restrictions.