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Norway opens for certain EEA countries

Norway opens up for travel to certain EEA/Schengen countries from 15 July

From 15 July, travellers from EEA/Schengen countries with acceptable levels of infection can travel to Norway. The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) will update the map showing areas with exemptions of quarantine duty on 10 July and the list will be updated at least every second week. Please notice that both national and local rules and regulations related to the coronavirus and travelling in Norway change frequently and on short notice. All travellers are therefore encouraged to seek out the most updated information by visiting the relevant webpages. (read more below)

From 15 July, travellers from EEA/Schengen countries with acceptable levels of infection can travel to Norway. Read more at Government.no. The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) will update the map showing areas with exemptions of quarantine duty on 10 July and the list will be updated at least every second week. 

Please check the website of the NIPH on 10 July to see whether or not the Netherlands will fall in the criteria of exempted countries to travel from and to Norway after 15 july. 

Please notice that both national and local rules and regulations related to the coronavirus and travelling in Norway change frequently and on short notice. All travellers, both international and domestic, are therefore encouraged to seek out the most updated information by visiting the relevant webpages. You should also follow precautionary guidelines, such as frequent hand-washing and social distancing, and respect regulations in place.

For further details on who can travel to Norway, how you can travel to get here, quarantine rules and Q&A see the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI)’s the official website.

For the latest information and advice about the coronavirus situation and travel for Norwegians, see the Government’s official website.

For updated information on infection control related to travel and COVID-19, see The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH)’s official website.

For health advice, useful links and other relevant information, see The Norwegian Directorate of Health’s official website (helsenorge.no).