France opens borders for travellers from Europe the 9th of June 2021

Foreign citizens will be able to travel to France depending on their vaccination status and the sanitary situation of their country.

Atout France

The French government announces opening the borders today the 9th of June 2021 to fully vaccinated travellers with vaccines approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) – Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson.
Foreign citizens who plan to travel to France will need to follow these instructions:
For fully vaccinated travellers:
Submit vaccination proof* - only Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson are
currently approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA). *Proof of vaccination is only valid if it can attest to a complete vaccination schedule, which is:

    2 weeks after the 2nd injection for dual-injection vaccines (Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca);
    4 weeks after the injection for vaccines with a single injection (Johnson & Johnson);
    2 weeks after injection of vaccines for people with a previous history of contracting Covid-19 (only 1 injection required).

For travellers who have not been vaccinated:

    Present a negative PCR test of less than 72 hours or negative antigen test of less than 48 hours when boarding,

"French destinations, hotels and tourist attractions are ready to welcome travellers from the Nordic countries in the best conditions while respecting sanitary measures", says Benoit Chollet, director of Atout France in the Nordic countries.

Atout France recommends recommends everyone to follow the local authorities' guidelines regarding travel and corona.

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