Update on Travel Restrictions to the United States

A Presidential Proclamation issued on March 11, 2020, sets certain temporary restrictions and limitations on entry into the United States of persons who have been in the Schengen Area, including Iceland, during the 14-day period preceding their entry or attempted entry into the United States.

The restrictions do not apply to U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents.

For the full Proclamation, including exemptions, please read: https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/proclamation-suspension-entry-immigrants-nonimmigrants-certain-additional-persons-pose-risk-transmitting-2019-novel-coronavirus/

In order to ensure you have the most current information regarding COVID-19 and its impact on travel to the United States, you should visit www.dhs.gov and www.whitehouse.gov for further updates.

For information about Icelandair operations, please visit: https://www.icelandair.com/blog/travel-alert-to-the-united-states/

For updated Department of Homeland Security information regarding airport entry requirements for U.S. citizens traveling back to the United States who have been in the Schengen zone in the last 14 days, please visit www.dhs.gov.

For health information regarding COVID-19, you will find the most up-to-date information at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s website www.cdc.gov and at the Icelandic Directorate of Health: https://www.landlaeknir.is/english/