Travel restrictions do not apply to the following:
1. Citizens of the EU, and Schengen associated countries including their family members
2. Long-term EU residents and their family members
3. Travelers with an essential function or need
Check the Government of Luxembourg website for the full list of exemptions.
Permitted travelers, aged 12 years and 2 months or older, must present any of the following upon boarding:
1. Recognized vaccination certificate
2. Certificate of recovery
3. Negative result of a biological examination for COVID-19 : Tests for the amplification of SARS-CoV-2 viral RNA (PCR, TMA or LAMP methods) or viral antigen tests are accepted.
Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken less than 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and less than 48 for Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Luxembourg.
Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.
Children who are under 12 years old are exempt from test requirement.
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Luxembourg.
Travellers returning from Luxembourg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.
Visitors returning from Luxembourg are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.
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