If you still can’t get over your canceled Spain Vacation due to the COVID 19 pandemic and the Spain travel ban, this post is for you. Because, how long will you sit at home and dream of visiting the Alhambra Palace? Or virtually imagine yourself at La Rambla enjoying live music and food? They often say Spain’s vibrant energy can never be explained but felt. Now wait, I hear your curious mind voice, ‘Can I travel to Spain from the USA?’ 😎 Keep reading, there is some good news below!💝
Who can travel to Spain?
After the really long ‘Spain travel ban’, this Mediterranean marvel opened its borders to its fellow countries in the EU after the Joint European Council meeting. Later, on June 30th, the European Union published a list of safe countries to travel into the EU. Ahh, this news came as a heart balm for the wanderlust souls.🤞 The country lifted its state of emergency and wholeheartedly welcomed tourists. Here is the list of countries whose residents are allowed to travel into Spain:
- New Zealand
- South Korea
Is there some good news for Americans?
2020 has really been a tough year with Spain’s travel restrictions. This year, had to skip the La Tomatina Festival, the San Fermin bull run race, and several other massive festivals that exhibit the Spanish local culture to the rest of the world. Does this burning question ‘Will our Spanish vacay be possible in 2021?’ bothers you too much? Yes, there is hope!✌️ 💝
The recently revised travel advisory and press statement released by the Spanish Government states that they will be reviewing the list of countries to enter into Spain.
I’m a US Citizen, Am I allowed to travel into Spain?
For now, travel to Spain from the USA is possible if you are falling under the exemption category. Only those U.S. citizens who meet the very specific requirements can enter Spain for now. If you have special permission from the Spanish Government you can travel to Spain. For those who are allowed to travel here are the Spain travel rules you need to follow.
- Upon entry, you need to show a negative PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to arrival.
- The Government also mandates the travelers to fill in a Health Control Form.
Wait for the right moment!💝
And yes, The best is yet to come. The countries in the European Union are discussing Re-opening the EU for all. Check out the official website of the European Union, Re-open Europe, a tool that gives an overview of the health situation in the EU. You can learn about the latest COVID safety protocols, travel requirements, and quarantine rules in Spain. Browse through Country-specific rules and requirements on this Reopen EU map feature. You can check out while those discussions are happening, you can start planning for your Ultimate Spain holidays with Pickyourtrail. Reach out to our travel experts and they shall help you the best on travel restrictions to Spain and Spain travel requirements.
Last Updated: December 19, 2020
1 -https://es.usembassy.gov › covid-19-information
2 – https://www.thelocal.es/20200901/when-will-americans-be-allowed-to-travel-to-spain-again