Spain Entry Requirements

Spain Entry Requirements

Last updated January 17, 2022
Below are the entry requirements for Spain. Please note these are fluid and can change with little notice. Please see above and note the “last updated” date. You will also find a link(s) to the most up-to-date information which we encourage you to review the week prior to travel. The following information applies to those with a Canadian passport and who are fully vaccinated. If this does not apply to you, please contact your Travel Advisor.

Most travelers from Canada with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Spain, but there are restrictions.  

TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travellers

Fully vaccinated travellers are allowed to enter Spain. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before travelling.

Details and exemptions
When travelling to the Balearic Islands, additional requirements apply to groups of 20+ people, including appointing a group leader and adhering to updated COVID-19 travel restrictions. Check additional documentation for exemptions and details.
  
For full details and exemptions, see
Spain Ministry of Health

Last updated Jan. 15, 2022

No quarantine required
Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Spain.
For full details and exemptions, see
Spain Ministry of Health 
Last updated Jan. 13, 2022

No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travellers
Fully vaccinated travellers from Canada are not required to have a negative COVID-19 test result for entry as long as they present valid proof of vaccination. This requirement also applies to travellers departing from a Spanish Region going to the Canary Islands.

Details and exemptions
Children under 12 years of age are exempt from the vaccination certificate requirement. 
For full details and exemptions, see
Spanish Ministry of Health

Last updated Jan. 15, 2022

VISA REQUIREMENTS

No visa required

To visit Spain for Business or Tourism, you do not require a visa. To check permitted length of stay and other entry requirements, visit the government site.
Last updated Dec. 24, 2021

DOCUMENTS YOU NEED FOR YOUR TRIP

Travelers departing from Canadian airports require proof of vaccination
Travellers departing from Canadian airports, rail, and passengers vessels on voyages of 24 hours or more need to be fully vaccinated in order to board. This requirement applies to international and domestic departures. Airlines may let you complete your attestation electronically during check-in or via partner apps such as VeriFLY. In this case, it is not necessary to print the form, but travellers may do so as a precaution. If not completed electronically, travellers must print, complete, and carry the indicated attestation form with them. Fully vaccinated travellers must have received a full course of vaccination with an accepted vaccine. The accepted 2 dose vaccines are Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria, COVISHIELD), Sinopharm, Sinovac (CoronaVac, PiCoVacc), or Covaxin, and the accepted 1 dose vaccine is Janssen/Johnson & Johnson. Travellers that have received a combination of 2 accepted vaccines are considered fully vaccinated. Travellers must have received their last dose at least 14 days before departure. Travellers who fail to comply, refuse, or provide untruthful information on this measure, may be subject to a penalty or a fine.
Complete Federal Attestation


Details and exemptions
This requirement does not apply to:
• Travelers under the age of 12 years plus 4 months;
• Travelers crossing the Canada-US land border.
For exemptions for travelers in the process of being vaccinated, travelers from remote communities, and more,
please check Government of Canada

Last updated Jan. 12, 2022

Mandatory proof of vaccination
Travellers must present a certificate showing they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Travellers must have received their last dose at least 14 days before arrival in Spain and no more than 270 days before their arrival. Vaccines accepted are those approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and by the WHO. Starting February 1st, 2022 travellers that have a vaccine certificate showing that their last dose was administered more than 270 days ago must also show a certificate proving a booster vaccination has been administered. Travellers with access to the EU Digital Certificate may use it to present proof. The United Kingdom’s COVID-19 vaccination record is also accepted. For more details, please see the source.
Explore EU Digital COVID Cerificate

Details and exemptions
This requirement does not apply to:
-Travellers under the age of 12.Source

For full details and exemptions, see
Spanish Ministry of Health 
Last updated Jan. 15, 2022

 
Recommended contact-tracing app
Travellers are recommended to download the RadarCOVID app when entering Spain.
Get mobile APP.

Last updated Jan. 13, 2022

Mandatory health control form

All travellers, including those in transit, must fill a travel form a maximum of 48 hours before arrival in Spain and present their QR code at check-in. Different forms are available for travellers arriving by air and sea.

Complete online - AIR
Complete online - SEA
Get Andriod app
Get iOS app

Details and exemptions:
Guardians of travelers can fill the form for them.
For full details and exemptions, see
Spain Ministry of Health 
Last updated Jan. 13, 2022


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Masks are mandatory in public
Travellers aged 6 years and older must wear masks in indoor public places and outdoor public places where social distancing can't be maintained.
Last updated Jan. 13, 2022

Health screening on arrival
All travellers must pass through health checks including temperature checks.
Last updated Jan. 13, 2022

For more details visit the Spanish Ministry of Health.
Spanish Government


SPAIN EXIT REQUIREMENTS

Please see below for returning to Canada from Spain

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