Covid Update for Malta
Last update: 07/10/2021
Travelers arriving from EU and Schengen Area countries, as well as from certain third countries can now enter Malta. The approved list includes: all EU and Schengen countries, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Bermuda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Cape Verde, China (PRC), Cuba, Egypt, Estonia, the Faroe Islands, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, India, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, South Korea, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Macao, Malaysia, the Maldives, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, New Zealand, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, St. Kitts and Nevis, Timor-Leste, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, the UK, the United Arab Emirates, Vatican City, and Vietnam. Travelers arriving from the following US states and territories can also enter: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Carolina, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Colombia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Passengers may enter from these locations as long as they have been in one of these countries for the past 14 days or have either a negative PCR test or a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued by Malta, another EU state (the EU Digital COVID Certificate [EUDCC] is accepted in digital form), the UK, Albania, Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Canada, Egypt, Gibraltar, Jersey, Guernsey, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Palestine, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Turkey, the UAE, the USA, or Vatican City. A recovery certificate and vaccination with one dose is also acceptable. Pregnant women and children under 12 are exempt from this requirement. Vaccination certificates issued in the USA must be verified through the VeriFLY app. Malta still has a travel ban in place until 30 November 2021 for arrivals from other countries, apart from nationals and residents of Malta who are fully vaccinated and certain other exemptions. Passengers must complete a “Public Health Travel Declaration Form” and a “Passenger Locator Form” online before departure. Children aged 5 to 11 must have a negative PCR result issued within 72 hours before they arrive and must be traveling with a fully vaccinated parent/guardian. Passengers may be subject to quarantine for 14 days in a hotel, unless they have been fully vaccinated in an approved country (such as an EU country) and have a certificate (or the EUDCC) to prove it. Children under 12 traveling with vaccinated parents are also exempt.