FAQs on coronavirus / SARS-CoV-2 regarding holidays in Lower Saxony

- A brief overview for our visitors -

 

ENTRY

Am I allowed to travel to Lower Saxony from another country?

The Federal Foreign Office will provide you with information on the current entry requirements.

The European Union also provides information regarding the entry requirements.

 

WHILE STAYING AT YOUR TRAVEL DESTINATION

The COVID-19 situation in Germany is changing rapidly and varies from region to region, so the rules are changing from day to day. Please use the official websites to check the current rules one more time shortly before your trip. You can find them here.

Most tourist destinations are currently open, but with restrictions. Different rules apply depending on the region and site. It’s best to check directly with the operator, hotel or restaurant before setting out on your trip. Rules and contact restrictions are stricter for people who have not yet been vaccinated against COVID-19 or are only partially vaccinated.

You can check the alert levels that currently apply in Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony) here.

Explanation of vaccination status rules:

2Gplus:

In addition to a vaccination certificate or proof of recovery, you must have/show current documentation of a negative coronavirus test.

2G:

You must have/show a vaccination certificate or proof of recovery.

3G:

You must have/show a vaccination certificate or proof of recovery, or current documentation of a negative coronavirus test.

 

**This overview is intended to provide our visitors with a brief summary.

 

The regulations refer to the Federal State of Lower Saxony and the ordinances are adapted to current developments. Therefore, these may be modified again at short notice, meaning that you should double check the requirements frequently.**

For detailed information here are additional links with important content concerning the topic of coronavirus.