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Travel restrictions to Cyprus

ALL passengers arriving in Cyprus must register on the CY web platform, before arriving to Cyprus (https://www.cyprusflightpass.gov.cy ).

In case the passengers do not have the "CyprusFlightPass" or, in the event that the electronic platform of the Republic of Cyprus is not temporarily available due to technical problems or scheduled maintenance and they have not completed in advance the required documents by hand, passengers will not be accepted onboard. 

The countries of origin are re-evaluated on a regular basis and they are categorized based on their epidemiological status in Categories A, B, and C, with Category A having the most positive epidemiological status. A list of countries and test requirements for each category could be found here on the below link: https://cyprusflightpass.gov.cy/en/country-categories

Travelling requirements per Country Category:

Effective immediately (29Nov21) in addition to the below ALL passengers on ALL flights arriving at LCA, will undergo a PCR test on arrival, before proceeding to the Passport Check, regardless of their vaccination status.

  • Green Category countries: Passengers are not required to hold a COVID-19 test certificate or self-isolate.
  • Orange Category countries: Passengers shall be required to:
  • undergo a PCR laboratory test within 72 hours prior to departure and to possess a certificate showing a negative PCR result.

For all passengers arriving from the Green and Orange categories, the cost of the PCR test will be covered by the Government.

  • Red Category countries: Passengers shall be required to:

- undergo a PCR laboratory test within 72 hours prior to departure proving a negative PCR result and 

- undergo a laboratory test upon their arrival in the Republic of Cyprus.

The examination cost will be borne by themselves and in addition, such persons should remain in self-isolation until the test result is issued.

It is reminded that passengers who are fully vaccinated with one of the vaccines approved by the Republic of Cyprus, as well as passengers who hold a certification of recovery following a period of 14 days from the date of sampling of the positive PCR result, valid for 6 months, in the form of European Digital Certificate ((EU Digital COVID Certificate (EUDCC)), are exempted from any restrictions (no laboratory test and/or quarantine, self-isolation is required).

It is also clarified that passengers from all categories countries who are Cypriot citizens and their family members (alien spouses and their underage children), and persons legally residing in the Republic, may undergo the molecular examination upon arrival in the Republic, provided that they fulfill one of the following preconditions:

1. Passengers who have been vaccinated with at least the 1st dose of vaccines approved by the Republic, or

2. Passengers aged 16 to 18 who have been vaccinated with at least the 1st dose of vaccines approved by the Republic, or

3. Minor passengers between 12 and 15 years old, or

4. Passengers who can not be vaccinated for medical reasons, upon presentation of a relevant certificate from the Ministry of Health of the Republic.

It is noted that the examination cost will be borne by themselves and in addition, such persons shall remain in self-isolation until the test result is issued. 

Αll passengers who plan to travel to Cyprus by presenting either COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate or COVID-19 Recovery Certificate, which has been issued by the authorities of the Member States of the European Union, the Member States of the European Economic Area and Switzerland are required to be presented in EUDCC – EU Digital Certificate format.

Additionally, those who want to obtain the EUDCC – EU Digital Certificate issued by the Cypriot Government, must visit the website:  www.eudcc.gov.cy

Travel restrictions to Greece

It is compulsory for all individuals on international flights arriving at any Greek airport to fill in the electronic Passenger Locator Form (PLF) published in HTTPS://TRAVEL.GOV.GR/ , not later than the previous day.

All passengers regardless of nationality must meet one of the following conditions:

  • A negative PCR molecular test results from a laboratory; the test must be taken up to 72 hours before entry.
  • A negative antigen (rapid) test results from a laboratory; the test must be taken up to 48 hours before entry.
  • A vaccination certificate is issued by a certified authority.
  • A certificate of recovery from the SARS-CoV-2 virus infection issued by a public authority or a certified laboratory. The certificate is issued 30 days after the day of the first positive COVID-19 test and is valid for 180 days after it.
  • Proof that the traveller was tested positive with COVID-19 in the past 30 to 180 days. This can be proved either by presenting a positive PCR molecular or an antigen test result performed by an authorized laboratory or a medical certificate confirming that the holder was tested positive with SARS-CoV-2 virus infection.

All certificates must include the critical information (i.e., number of doses and their respective dates) in English, German French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, and the person’s full name must match the name on the passport or any other recognized travel document.

NOTE:

Travel directives and restrictions are constantly changing so passengers are strongly advised to also contact their Embassy and/or visit the official websites of the Official Authorities in every country they would like to travel from/to, before their flight.

Travel restrictions to Russia

   1. Categories of passengers allowed to enter the country

  • nationals of the Russian Federation and their family members
  • , permanent residents of the Russian Federation,
  • British Nationals and Nationals of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (people's rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (Sar China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Ireland (rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (Sar China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova(rep.), Morocco, New Zealand, north Macedonia (rep.), Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela OR Vietnam If arriving on a Direct flight from or transiting through any of the following countries: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (people's rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (Sar China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Ireland (rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (Sar China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova rep.), Morocco, New Zealand, north Macedonia (rep.), Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela OR Vietnam   
  • Residents of: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (people's rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (Sar China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Ireland (rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (Sar China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova (rep.), Morocco, New Zealand, north Macedonia (rep.), Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela OR Vietnam if arriving on a direct flight from or transiting through any of the following countries:   Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (people's rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (Sar China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Ireland (rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (Sar China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova (rep.), Morocco, New Zealand, north Macedonia (rep.), Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela OR Vietnam
  • Students with a written approval issued by their university
  • Until 31 October 2021, guests and participants of FIA Formula 1 Race with an invitation letter issued by the organization Committee. They Must be on the list sent by the Ministry of Sports of the Russian FED. to the Federal Security Service of the Russian FED.

 2. All passengers must complete an Application Form that can be found on this link: https://www.rospotrebnadzor.ru/upload/%D0%B0%D0%B2%D0%B8%D0%B0%D0%90%D0%BD%D0%BA%D0%B5%D1%82%D0%B0%20RUS.docx print it and present it upon arrival.

 3. PCR test or vaccination or RECOVERY from Covid-19 certificates REQUIRED

  • Foreign citizens travelling to the Russian Federation, including passengers in transit, upon check-in and boarding must submit a medical certificate in Russian or in English showing a negative COVID-19 PCR test result obtained not earlier than 72 hours before arrival in the Russian Federation.

            This does not apply to Nationals of the Russian FED

  • If it is not possible to submit the medical certificate in Russian or in English, it may be submitted in the official language of the country where the issuing organisation is registered, accompanied by a Russian translation certified by a consular official of the Russian Federation.
  • The data about the laboratory Covid-19 PCR test, having recovered from the disease or vaccination must be posted on the Public Services Portal (PSP) by filling out the form Data about Test Results , Exposure to the Disease or Vaccination against Covid-19 for Arrivals to the Russian Federation https://www.rospotrebnadzor.ru/upload/%D0%B0%D0%B2%D0%B8%D0%B0%D0%90%D0%BD%D0%BA%D0%B5%D1%82%D0%B0%20RUS.docx
  • Antibody test results and any other test results except for PCR tests cannot be used to confirm the absence of COVID-19 infection for the specified purposes.
  • Passenger who cannot present any of the above-mentioned certificates (PCR, Vaccination, recovery from COVID-19) Will be denied carriage.

 

NOTE:

Travel directives and restrictions are constantly changing so passengers are strongly advised to also contact their Embassy and/or visit the official websites of the Official Authorities in every country they would like to travel from/to, before their flight.

Travel restrictions to Lebanon

1. All Passengers traveling to Lebanon, except children under 12 years old, must perform a PCR test in a Lab, certified by the country local authorities at latest 96 hours between the test result and the date of arrival to Lebanon and to show the test result which must include a QR code at check-in counters.

2. Passengers not having negative PCR test results with a QR code are not allowed to board the aircraft departing to Lebanon, but the PCR test issued from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Japan, and all European Countries are accepted without QR codes.

3. All passengers arriving in Lebanon, except Children 12 years old and UNIFIL, shall perform a PCR test upon their arrival at the Lebanon Airport (BRHIA), and an amount of 50 USD will be collected by the airline from every passenger wishing to travel to Lebanon, which is the cost of PCR test or other medical diagnostic measures that every passenger shall undergo upon arrival to BRHIA through Labs Authorized by the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health at the Airport.

Exemptions:

1. Passengers wishing to travel to Lebanon and who have received the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine, or a complete dose of Covid-19 vaccine (which is formed of one dose only), minimum 2 weeks before their departure to Lebanon or passengers who were infected and cured of the Covid-19 within 90 days before their departure date after showing an official document confirming that, are exempted from performing a PCR test at the countries of departure and shall perform a PCR test upon their arrival at Lebanon Airport (BRHIA).

2. Passengers who traveled out of Lebanon and will return within one week, that is, who traveled during one day of the week and will return on the same day during the following week, and they will be also exempted from doing PCR tests in the countries of departure but shall perform a PCR test at BRHIA upon their arrival to Lebanon.

Travel restrictions to Israel

Effective November 29, 2021

Guidelines for passengers entering from red countries:

  1. Foreigners are prohibited from entering Israel, except with the approval of the Population and Immigration Authority’s Exceptions Committee.
  2. Anyone who, in the past two weeks, has stayed in a red country is required to isolate at a state-sponsored COVID-19 motel until receiving a negative result of the PCR test administered at Ben Gurion International Airport
  3. after which they may go on completing full isolation (14 days) or 7 days subject to an additional negative PCR test on the seventh day of isolation). The isolation will take place at a location where no people other than the isolating person reside or stay.
  4. Verified patients arriving from red countries will continue their isolation period at a COVID-19 motel for verified patients.

1. Guidelines for passengers entering from other countries (non-red countries):

  1. Vaccinated passengers or passengers holding a valid certificate of convalescence are required to isolate at home for 3 days subject to undergoing a PCR test and receiving a negative result on the third day of isolation.
  2. Non-vaccinated or non-recovered passengers are required to isolate at home (7 days, subject to two negative tests or full isolation of 14 days).
  3. A passenger who does not undergo the second test will be required to complete full isolation (14 days).
  4. The list of red countries includes all *African* countries except Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Egypt, Ceuta and Melilla, Western Sahara, Sudan and Tunisia.

2. Guidelines for departing passengers from Israel:

  1. Departing passengers are required to fill out a Departing Passenger Statement up to 24 hours before take-off.
  2. Citizens and residents of Israel are prohibited from leaving Israel to travel to red countries, except with the approval of the Exceptions Committee.

3. Guidelines on entering and departing passenger processes

Departing passenger process:

  1. Passengers departing Israel are required to provide a Departing Passenger Statement up to 24 hours from the time of the flight (citizens and residents of Israel over the age of 16). 
  2. Citizens and residents of Israel are prohibited from leaving the country to travel to maximum-risk countries in accordance with the announcement issued by the Ministry of Health, except with advance approval of the Exceptions Committee
  3. Masks – Everyone present in the terminal is required to wear masks. 
  4. Passengers not vaccinated/recovered in Israel are required to undergo a negative PCR test within 72 hours of the flight.

    Entering passenger process:

  1. Passengers are required to fill out an Entry into Israel Statement up to 24 hours of takeoff.
  2. On entering Israel, passengers will be checked by the Population and Immigration Authority according to the country where the passenger stayed during the 14 days preceding the flight and will accordingly be directed to isolate at home or at a COVID-19 motel.
  3. All entering passengers are required to undergo a PCR test as part of the entering passenger process at Ben Gurion International Airport.
  4. Registration and payment for PCR tests is done in advance on the website of the sampling company – Femi Premium.
  5. Masks – Everyone present in the terminal is required to wear masks.

Helpful Links:

 Link to Departing Passenger Statement: https://www.gov.il/he/service/request-depart-from-israel-covid19 

 Link to Departing Passenger Exceptions Committee:https://govforms.gov.il/mw/forms/LeavingTheCountryApp@piba.gov.il#!applicantDetails  

Link to Entering Passenger Exceptions Committee: https://govforms.gov.il/mw/forms/knisalisrael@mofa.gov.il    

Ministry of Health’s guidelines for entering passengers:https://corona.health.gov.il/directives/air-travel-covid19-green/?tab=isolation 

Link to Entering Passenger Statement: https://corona.health.gov.il/flights/?utm_source=go.gov.il&utm_medium=referral

Travel restrictions to Czech Republic

Czech Republic Travel Restrictions/ Effective 30SEP21

Cyprus is listed in the country with a medium risk by the Czech Republic therefore the below restrictions apply for passengers traveling to the Czech Republic:

  • It is required to fill in the passenger locator form found at the link: https://plf.uzis.cz/
  • Antigen/PCR test before or after arrival is required with the exception of the below categories of passengers:
  1. Vaccinated persons (14 days after the vaccination of the last dose).
  2. Vaccinated in the EU – it is necessary to have an EU digital COVID certificate
  3. Vaccinated outside of the EU – It is necessary to have an EU digital COVID certificate or a written confirmation whose sample is published on the Ministry of Health website; Only vaccinations approved by EMA or products produced in compliance with the patent of the approved vaccinations are accepted.
  4. Passengers who had Covid-19 in the last 180 days in any EU Country or a Country for which has adopted an implementing act (EU digital COVID certificate issued by an authorized subject operating in a third country is required)

Citizens and residents of Czechia can enter the country even in case of a positive test before arrival. Rules for transport with a positive test are described in the Ministry of Health Protective Measure.

The list of countries by risk level and other conditions for entry into the Czech Republic are available at the Ministry of Health website: https://koronavirus.mzcr.cz/seznam-zemi-podle-miry-rizika-nakazy/

NOTE:

Travel directives and restrictions are constantly changing so passengers are strongly advised to also contact their Embassy and/or visit the official websites of the Official Authorities in every country they would like to travel from/to, before their flight.

Travel restrictions to Malta

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter the country.

- This does not apply to:                                                             

1.1. Nationals and residents of MALTA with:                                    

- A negative COVID-19 PCR test is taken at most 72 hours before arrival;

OR                                                                     

- A COVID-19 vaccination certificate was issued by MALTA showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

OR

- An EU digital COVID certificate (EU dcc) showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.      

1.2 Passengers arriving from Cyprus they must have been in the country for at least 14 days before arrival and must have:                                                        

  1. Negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival;

 OR

  1. A COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued by Malta showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

        OR                                          

  1. An EU digital covid certificate (EU dcc) showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival

Vaccines accepted by Malta are AstraZeneca (Vaxzervria), Janssen, Moderna and Pfizer BioNTech;           

1.3. merchant seamen.                                                         

2. passengers between 5 and 11 years must have a negative covid-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival. more details can be found at https://deputyprimeminister.gov.mt/en/health-promotion/covid-19/pages/travel.aspx

3. Passengers must complete a "public health travel declaration form" and "passenger locator form" found at https://www.maltairport.com/declarationforms/ or https://app.euplf.eu/#/   and present it upon arrival.                           

4. Merchant Seamen must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure. the test result must be in English or accompanied by a certified English translation.

5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 14 days.

- This does not apply to:                                                      

  1. Passengers between 5 and 11 years traveling with their fully vaccinated parents/guardians;                                         
  2. Passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued by Malta showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.
  3. Passengers with an EU digital covid certificate (EU dcc) showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

Travel restrictions to UK

Cyprus is listed on the amber list of countries:

What you must-do if you have been in a country or territory on the amber list in the 10 days before you arrive in England.

1. Before you travel to England you must:

  • Take a Covid Test– you must take the test in the 3 days before you travel to England follow the link:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-testing-for-people- travelling-to-england

  • Complete passenger locator format:

 https://www.gov.uk/provide-journey-contact-details-before-travel-uk

You must do the aforementioned whether you are fully vaccinated or not. For more information in regards to the travel restrictions that apply based on the color the country you are traveling from to the UK is listed, follow this link:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/red-amber-and-green-list-rules-for-entering-england

2. When you arrive in England

a. If you are fully vaccinated

After you arrive in England you must take a COVID-19 test on or before day 2.

This applies if you’re fully vaccinated under either:

  • the UK vaccine program overseas
  • an approved vaccination program in Europe or the USA - not all are recognized in England

It also applies if you are:

  • taking part in an approved COVID-19 vaccine trial in the UK or the USA
  • under 18 and resident in the UK, a UK Overseas Territory, the USA, or one of the specified European countries

If you will be in England for less than 2 days you still need to book and pay for a day 2 COVID-19 test. You only need to take the test if you are still in England on day 2.

You must be able to prove that you have been fully vaccinated (plus 14 days) with a document (digital or paper-based) from a national or state-level public health body. If you are fully vaccinated in Europe, you will need to show an EU Digital COVID Certificate (EU DCC), showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA or Swiss medic-approved vaccine.

b. If you are not fully vaccinated

If you do not qualify under the fully vaccinated rules, on arrival in England you must:

  • quarantine at home or in the place you are staying for 10 days
  • take a COVID-19 test on or before day 2 and on or after day 8

Read about the fully vaccinated rules, quarantine and taking COVID-19 tests after arrival in England.

If you are in England for less than 10 days, you need to quarantine for the time you are there. You need to book day 2 and day 8 travel tests.  You only need to take the tests if you are still in England.

3. You will qualify as fully vaccinated if you are vaccinated either:

  • Under an approved vaccination program in the UK, Europe, USA, or UK vaccine program overseas with a full course of the Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna, or Janssen vaccines from a relevant public health body in Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Dominica, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan or the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
  • Formulations of the 4 listed vaccines, such as AstraZeneca Covishield, AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, and Moderna Takeda, qualify as approved vaccines.
  • You must have had a complete course of an approved vaccine at least 14 days before you arrive in England.
  • Where 2 doses of a vaccine are required for a full course, you will be able to:

            a.mix 2 different types of vaccine, for example, Oxford/AstraZeneca and Moderna

            b.have the 2 vaccinations under 2 different approved programs, for example, Australia and Japan, UK and USA, EU and Canada.

More information can be found at:

Ηttps://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-to-england-from-another-country-during-coronavirus-covid-19

NOTE: Travel directives and restrictions are constantly changing so passengers are strongly advised to also contact their Embassy and/or visit the official websites of the Official Authorities in every country they would like to travel from/to, before their flight

My Flight

If my flight is cancelled

If your flight is canceled and you have booked your tickets using Cyprus Airways website or Call-Center you will receive an email notification with the alternative options offered:

  • you can rebook your flight to the same destination for a future date
  • you can issue a travel voucher for the amount of the original ticket. Your travel voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of issue and you can use the whole or part of the voucher within the validity period.  Once it expires, (i.e. 12 months after issuance), you are eligible to request a refund of the remaining unused amount paid for your initial booking, provided that the travel voucher has not been used in full. Full terms and conditions for travel vouchers are available here.
  • you can request a refund. Please note that the processing will take longer due to the excessive amount of adjustments being made to our scheduled operations.

For bookings through travel agents: Please contact your travel agent for further assistance.

Status of my flight

You can check our schedule here. If your flight is not listed there, that means that it has been cancelled. If your flight has been cancelled, you will receive an email notification regarding cancellation to email address you used when booking your flight.

If you have symptoms

Accidental passengers detected at the airport by public health authorities will not be allowed to continue their journey. If you have the following symptoms: fever, cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell, we recommend that you reconsider your trip. You may change the date of travel without a booking fee (the difference in fare must be paid in addition) based on a doctor's certificate confirming suspected COVID-19 contamination up to 6 hours before the flight. In any case, you can modify your travel settings using the "Manage my booking" page.

Mask / Coverage

Passengers are kindly requested to wear face masks / masks upon arrival at the airport and on Cyprus Airways flights. Face masks / caps should not be worn on children under 6 years of age, people who have difficulty breathing or people who cannot remove the mask without assistance.

You should change your mask every 4 hours or if it is damaged, or wet or soiled. Make sure you have enough masks with you for the duration of your trip

Additional safety measures

New procedure for aircraft cleaning

According to recommendations of EASA, WHO, ICAO and IATA, we have adapted specific cleaning procedures for safeguarding the health of the passengers, operating crew and all employees that are involved in the operational activities. The aircraft cabin is cleaned with the use of disinfectant liquid and materials. Caution is given to passenger seats, seat belts, arm rests, trays, galleys and toilets.

At each airport there are additional measures implemented by the Airport operator i.e. information to passengers, thermal cameras, points with hygiene liquids, airport toilets hygiene etc.

Protect yourself

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the European Centre for Disease Protection and Control (ECDC) provided passengers with an overview of the air travel experience. These summarise the most important elements from the passenger perspective of the EASA/ECDC operational guidelines. The guidelines place paramount importance on health safety at every stage of the end-to-end passenger journey. Their aim is to achieve safety, clarity and harmonisation in the travel experience across Europe.

The guidelines are available here.