Open with restrictions

Romania Travel Restrictions

36.07% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 33.81% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom need to quarantine to enter Romania.
Fully vaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom can enter Romania without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Romania for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Romania entry details and exceptions

Most travelers can enter Romania but there are restrictions.


Outgoing travel to RomaniaTravelling from the United Kingdom to Romania

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from the United Kingdom are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Romania.

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Romania.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

The isolation period can be shortened

Travelers can reduce their quarantine period to 10 days upon receiving negative results of a COVID-19 test taken on the 10th day.

Details and exceptions

Travelers aged 3 years and under, travelers that have been vaccinated at least 10 days before the date of entry into Romania, and travelers who have been confirmed positive for COVID-19 in the last 180 days before travel, for which at least 14 days have elapsed since confirmation by the date of entry into Romania are exempted from this requirement.

Documents
Travel Declaration Form

Travelers are required to fill out a travel declaration form and submit it to officials on arrival.

Health Declaration Form

Travelers are required to complete an online health declaration form before departure to Romania.


Return travelReturning to the United Kingdom from Romania

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travellers returning from Romania must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to the United Kingdom.

Fully vaccinated travellers with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions

Qualified fully vaccinated travelers are not required to present a pre-departure test when traveling to England. However, they are still required to book and pay for a day 2 COVID-19 test which will be taken on or before day 2 after arrival in the country. An individual traveling to the country is considered fully vaccinated if he/she meets the qualification indicated here.

Travelers who are unvaccinated, partially vaccinated or those who are not qualified under the fully vaccinated rules are required to present a pre-departure test (to be taken any time in the 3 days before the departure date), day 2 and day 8 PCR tests. They may check the pricelist and order the test thru these authorized testing providers.

Travelers could be fined £500 if they are unable to present a pre-departure test.

Travelers from the Common Travel Area (the UK, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, Ascension, Falkland Islands and St Helena) are exempt from the test requirement.

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors returning from Romania will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering the United Kingdom.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

Details and exceptions

Travelers who are unvaccinated, partially vaccinated or those who are not qualified under the fully vaccinated rules arriving from non-red list countries are required to quarantine at home or in the place they are staying for 10 days.

Permitted travelers from the red list countries are mandated to quarantine in a managed hotel. They must be administered with day 2 and day 8 test. They will be required to continue their quarantine period regardless of the result of their day 2 test. For travelers who have positive result, quarantine will start from the date after the result of their day 2 test and they no longer need to use the day 8 test.

For travelers who will have a positive result after using the day 8 test, they will need to quarantine further. They will have to finish the quarantine starting from the date after the result of their day 8 test.

Travelers who have both negative result for day 2 and day 8 test will be out of the 10-day quarantine from the day they arrived in the country.

Travelers going to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are advised to check further details regarding their quarantine requirement.

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form

Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland

All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package

All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Romania

Masks:Required in enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom can enter Romania without restrictions. Unvaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom need to quarantine to enter Romania.

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom can enter Romania without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom need to quarantine to enter Romania.

  • Travelers from the United Kingdom are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Fully vaccinated travellers from the United Kingdom are not required to quarantine. Unvaccinated travellers from the United Kingdom are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Romania is required in enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Romania are open with restrictions. Bars in Romania are open with restrictions.