Coronavirus Information

According to an update of the Order of the Italian Ministry of Health measures for people entering Italy have been updated:

 

A - people coming from San Marino and Città del Vaticano have no restrictions.

B - people coming from UE Countries (C and D lists’ countries excluded) SCHENGEN, Andorra and Principality of Monaco wishing to enter Italy, and who have not transited in different countries in the previous 14 days, will be only required to show the updated self-declaration form.

C - people coming from France, Spain, Belgium, The Netherlands, Czech Republic, UK and Northern Island and also people who have transit through the above mentioned countries in the 14 days before entering Italy, wishing to enter Italy will have to:

  •  show the updated self-declaration form;
  •  provide documents proving that they have undertaken molecular or antigenic swab test within 72 hours prior to arrival in Italy and got a negative result, or undertake molecular or antigenic swab test either when arriving in Italy (airport, port, border) or within 48 hours of entering the Italian Country at the local health department;
  • communicate their arrival in the Italian Country to the Prevention Department of the local health department.

D - people coming from Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, Republic of Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay wishing to enter Italy (without stays or transits in countries included in C, E or F lists, in which case are applied the specific limitations for these countries) are allowed to travel for tourism. However they will be required to:

  •  show the updated self-declaration form;
  • stay under self-isolation and undergo supervision by the competent health authorities for 14 days;
  • reach their final destination in Italy only by private transport or flights in connections (without leaving the airport transit areas);
  •  communicate their arrival in the Italian Country to the Prevention Department of the local health department.

E - All countries not mentioned in the other lists: people wishing to enter Italy (without stays or transits in countries included in C, E or F lists, in which are applied the specific limitations for these countries) are allowed if Italian/EU/Schengen citizens and their family members, as well as if holders of long-term resident status and their family members. The access is also allowed to people who have a proven and stable affective relationship with Italian/EU/Schengen/long term residents, who must reach the partner's residence in Italy. Those people are allowed to enter Italy only in the presence of precise reasons, such as: work or study needs, health reasons, absolute urgency, return to their home or residence. In these cases they, in order to enter Italy, they will have to:

    • show the updated self-declaration form;
    • stay under self-isolation and undergo supervision by the competent health authorities for 14 days;
    • reach their final destination in Italy only by private transport or flights in connections (without leaving the airport transit areas);
    • communicate their arrival in Italy to the Prevention Department of the local health department.

F - people coming from Armenia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Chile, Kuwait, North Macedonia, Moldova, Oman, Panama, Peru, Dominican Republic, Kosovo, Montenegro, Colombia or those who have stayed or transited in the mentioned countries in the previous 14 days, are not allowed to enter Italy.

For further details, please visit the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ website.

 

In accordance with the provisions set out in the Italian Government new Guidelines for the containment of the spread of Covid-19 on public transport, customers buying a ticket to travel in Italy on LONG HAUL trains will make the following declaration:

 

In accordance with the provisions set out in the Guidelines for the containment of the spread of Covid-19 on public transport, I confirm

  • that I am not suffering from Covid-19 or that I have not been subjected to a mandatory quarantine period of at least 14 days;
  • that I am not experiencing symptoms attributable to Covid-19 such as, for example, a body temperature above 37.5°C, cough or cold, and that I have not had contact with a person suffering from Covid-19 in the last 14 days;
  • that I agree to cancel my journey and inform the competent Health Authority in the event that any of the aforementioned symptoms emerge before my planned journey or if they occur within eight days of the train services used for this journey arriving at their destination;

 

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, many countries have put in place travel or border restrictions.

It is important to remember that when you travel you are subject to measures implemented in the host country. For the latest information regarding travel in Italy please reference the updated regulations here.

Please consider restrictions of the fare type you choose. Certain fares may be non-refundable and non-changeable based on the type of ticket purchased. We encourage you to choose the best option that will reflect your flexibility needs.

Grazie mille,
The ItaliaRail Team