Travel information, Spain (2022-06)
As of April 20, the mandatory indoor mouth protection requirement disappeared with certain exceptions.
• In public transport, including taxis and other transport.
However, not at stations and platforms as long as you can keep the safety distance of 1.5m
• At health centers and hospitals
• At the pharmacy
• For visitors and staff at nursing homes
Mouthguards are recommended in cases where it is difficult to maintain a safety distance of at least 1.5 meters.
From 6 April, it is no longer mandatory to complete a health declaration prior to entry into Spain, if you are coming from European Union countries, or Schengen associated countries.
Travelers arriving by plane or boat
In order to pass health controls upon arrival in Spain, passengers (except children under the age of 12 and international transits), who arrive from countries that do NOT belong to the European Union or do NOT have the status of Schengen associated countries, must show one of these documents:
An EU DIGITAL COVID CERTIFICATE OR EU EQUIVALENT of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative certificate of an active infection diagnostic test or a recovery certificate after having this disease.
SpTH QR. If you do not have the EU Digital COVID Certificate or equivalent, you must complete the SpTH Health Control Form, manually entering the details of your vaccination, recovery or diagnostic test certificate.
For more information on the certificate and third countries/territories that have joined the EU DCC system, please visit this link website of the European Union (EU).
Who has to fill out the Health Control Form?
Persons arriving from countries that are NOT members of the European Union or do NOT have the status of Schengen associated countries, who do not have an EU Digital COVID Certificate or EU Equivalent. Children under the age of 12 and passengers in international transit do not have to show a certificate or SpTH QR.
Do not forget to check the requirements of the particular airlines or ferries companies.
Their requirements might be different.
More information about the entry regulations and the health declaration can be found here Spain Travel Health (spth.gob.es).