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Open For Travel
If you have been fully vaccinated by an approved vaccination programme at least 14 days ago, you will not need to take a pre-departure test before you arrive in the UK. You will still have to take a PCR test on return to the UK on or before Day 2 and you will be required to quarantine until you recieve a negative result.
*If you were fully vaccinated in the UK, EU, or USA at least 14 days ago, you do not need to quarantine, but still need to take a pre-departure test before arriving in the UK (a Return PCR or Antigen Fit to Fly test), and one PCR test on return to the UK (Day 2).

Palma de Mallorca Travel Restrictions

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Who can travel to

Palma de Mallorca

?

Citizens and Residents, Family Members, Business Travelers, Diplomats, Students

Accepted tests for entry

All arrivals to Spain will be required to fill a health control form, including an PCR no older than 72 hours, antigen test no older than 48 hours, or proof of vaccination. Arrivals from countries considered safe, are exempt.
Open For Travel
If you have been fully vaccinated by an approved vaccination programme at least 14 days ago, you will not need to take a pre-departure test before you arrive in the UK. You will still have to take a PCR test on return to the UK on or before Day 2 and you will be required to quarantine until you recieve a negative result.
*Travellers who have not been vaccinated in the UK, EU, USA, or by another approved vaccination programme at least 14 days ago, will need to quarantine, take a pre-departure test before arriving in the UK (a Return PCR or Antigen Fit to Fly test), and two PCR tests on return to the UK (Day 2 & 8).
Travel restrictions have already been implemented to slow the spread of the variant and protect our borders. From 04:00 Sunday 28 November South Africa, Botswana, Lesostho, Eswatini, Zimbabwe and Namibi, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, and Angola will be added to the UK’s travel red list.

Palma de Mallorca Travel Restrictions

Updated:

29

/

11/2021

-

Reviewed:

Current

Who can travel to

Palma de Mallorca

?

Citizens and Residents, Family Members, Business Travelers, Diplomats, Students

Accepted tests for entry

All arrivals to Spain will be required to fill a health control form, including an PCR no older than 72 hours, antigen test no older than 48 hours, or proof of vaccination. Arrivals from countries considered safe, are exempt.
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Welcome to Palma

The Mediterranean city of Palma attracts thousands of visitors each year with its rich artistic, cultural and gastronomic offerings. Palma’s historic streets are home to top-notch restaurants, enticing boutiques, modern galleries, and lively food markets. 

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In 120 BC, the Romans — in the course of their conquests — founded the settlement of Palmeria (named after the branch of the palm of victory), from which the present name of Palma derives. After the collapse of the Roman Empire followed a period of turmoil: the island was conquered and plundered by the Vandals, and around 100 years later the Byzantines brought the Balearic Islands under their rule. 

Only under the rule of the Moors (from 903) did Palma de Mallorca experience a period of great prosperity, known then as Medina Mayurqa — ‘City of Majorca’ in Arabic. On September 12, 1229, the Aragonese king Jaume I conquered the island for the Christian Catalans. In 1983 Palma de Mallorda was declared the capital of the Autonomous Region of the Balearic Islands.

Size

80 square miles

Population

400,000

Visitors per year

8.9 million

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Palma: The Must See Sights

Walking through the city centre, getting to know the cathedral, climbing the Bellver Castle, tasting the tasty typical Balearic cuisine... And all this without even mentioning the beach yet! There are so many things to do and see in Palma de Mallorca. 

Since most of Palma’s sights can be found right in the old town, you can easily explore the city on foot. First, explore the landmark and the most famous sight: La Seu Cathedral. Then stroll through one of the busiest streets in the La Lonja neighbourhood, Calle Apuntadores

In the mood for some shopping? No problem! In recent years, the Paseo del Borne has finally become the most important shopping street on the island. There you’ll find Rialto Living, Louis Vuitton Store, Hugo Boss, Carolina Herrera, Nicolás Joyeros, Twin-Set and ROUGE Mallorca. 

And, of course, you can finish off the day with a sundowner at Portixol beach’s range of bars and restaurants.

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Spain COVID-19 Entry Requirements

Who can travel to

Palma de Mallorca

?

Citizens and Residents, Family Members, Business Travelers, Diplomats, Students

Do children need to be tested?

Testing is required, except for children younger than 12 years old.

Test Requirements

PCR

Test window

72 hours

Result format

Print, Digital

Quarantine required and quarantine length

No quarantine required

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Can You Travel To Spain?

Spain has opened its borders for all vaccinated travelers. Domestically, most restrictions have been lifted.

  • It is possible to travel to Spain from EU and Schengen member countries, as well as arrivals from the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Bahrein, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, South Korea, Jordan, Kuwait, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Taiwan, Uruguay, United Arab Emirates, and the administrative regions of Macau and Hong Kong.
  • Vaccinated and recovered travelers from any country may enter as well.
  • All arrivals are required to fill in an FCS form beforehand.
  • Travel from South Africa and Botswana is banned.

There is no requirement to quarantine when arriving to Spain.

  • All arrivals to Spain will be required to fill a health control form, including an PCR no older than 72 hours, antigen test no older than 48 hours, or proof of vaccination.
  • Arrivals from countries considered safe, are exempt.

Public transportation in Spain is operating in a limited capacity.

Bars and restaurants are open under social distancing requirements. Restrictions vary between regions.

Some facilities require proof of vaccination.

  • Non-essential businesses and attractions in Spain are open, under social distancing requirements. Restrictions vary between regions.
  • A nightly curfew is in place between 02:00 and 07:00, in high-risk areas.
  • Some facilities require proof of vaccination.

Wearing face masks is required in enclosed public places, and on public transportation.

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Travelling To Spain FAQs

Advice and answers from the Corona Test Centre Team

What do the three colours of the UK’s ‘Traffic Light System’ for travel mean?

As of October 4th, the government has changed the current traffic light system which classifies international travel destinations based on Covid-19 risks. The rules for international travel to England have changed from the red, amber, green traffic light system to a single red list of countries and simplified travel measures for arrivals from the rest of the world.


What do the different categories of the UK’s ‘Traffic Light System’ for travel mean?

  • Red: You must pay for a 10-day stay in a managed quarantine hotel, as well as a pre-departure test and two PCR tests upon return to the UK (Day 2 & Day 8). You will only be allowed to enter the UK if you are a British or Irish national or you have residence rights in the UK.
  • Rest of the world (unvaccinated): You will need to quarantine for 10 days, as well as taking a pre-departure test, and two PCR tests on return to the UK (Day 2 & Day 8). Optionally you can take a test on Day 5 (Test to Release) to leave quarantine early.
  • Rest of the world (vaccinated): You will not need to quarantine on return, and you do not need to take a pre-departure test. You are required to take a PCR test on or before Day 2 of your return to the UK.


How will the government decide which countries go on the red list?

Countries are assigned to the red lists, based on a range of Covid-19 health metrics, which include figures on population vaccination, infection rates and prevalence of variants. The red light category indicates a high level of risk in a given destination and the associated tests and quarantine periods required. Lists are reassessed every three weeks, to account for changes in each country’s COVID-19 situation.

What vaccination programmes are recognised in the UK?

The UK continues to recognise vaccination programmes from the UK, EU, and USA. As of October 4, the UK recognises vaccination certificates with a full course of the Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna or Janssen vaccines from a relevant public health body in Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Dominica, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan or the United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Formulations of the 4 listed vaccines, such as AstraZeneca Covishield, AstraZeneca Vaxzevria and Moderna Takeda, qualify as approved vaccines.

You must have had a complete course of an approved vaccine at least 14 days before you arrive in England.

Where 2 doses of a vaccine are required for a full course, you will be able to mix 2 different types of vaccine, for example Oxford/AstraZeneca and Moderna. You are also allowed to have the 2 vaccinations under 2 different approved programmes, for example Australia and Japan, UK and USA, EU and Canada.

Will I need a PCR Fit to Fly Certificate to travel to

Spain

?

The PCR test is the gold standard for testing coronavirus and so is recommended for travel to all countries. For Spain, only PCR Fit to Fly Certificates are accepted. If you have been vaccinated, Spain will accept this as proof.

Will I need an Antigen Fit to Fly Certificate to travel to

Spain

?

Spain accepts vaccination as an entry requirement and so you may not need to provide a PCR or Antigen Fit to Fly Certificate. However, to ensure that you and the people you meet when travelling are safe, we always recommend taking a PCR or Antigen test before travel.

Will I need a Day 2 test or Day 2 and 8 when I return to the UK?

Spain is currently open for travel, this means that you will need a Day 2 PCR test. You will need to buy this before you travel to the UK and use the reference code on your passenger location form. You do not need to quarantine on arrival unless you test positive. Please note that the travel restrictions are subject to change at very short notice. If you have not been fully vaccinated in the UK, EU, USA, or other accepted vaccination program at least 14 days ago, you will also need to book a Day 8 test before you return to the UK.

I’m vaccinated, what tests do I need?

Spain is currently open for travel, this means that you will need a Day 2 PCR test, even though you are double vaccinated. You will need to buy this before you travel to the UK and use the reference code on your passenger location form. You do not need to quarantine on arrival unless you test positive. Please note that the travel restrictions are subject to change at very short notice.

Can I enter

Spain

with a double vaccination certificate?

Spain accepts vaccination as an entry requirement and so you may not need to provide a PCR Fit to Fly Certificate

What happens if I have visited another country before flying back to the UK from

Spain

?

The government advice for passengers travelling from Spain is that if you have visited another country in the 10 days before you arrive in the UK that is a higher risk than Spain, you must follow the travel guidance for the highest risk country you visited.

What else will I need to return to the UK?

If you have not been fully vaccinated in the UK, EU, USA, or other accepted vaccination program at least 14 days ago, for all countries, including Spain, you will need to take an Antigen Fit to Fly test before departing for the UK. This can be bought at Corona Test Centre’s to take with you on your travels.

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