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Good to know - practical info for Berlin

Slowly, travel is becoming possible again. However, to make your visit to Berlin as safe as possible, there are a few things you should keep in mind when planning your trip. 

What do I have to know when traveling to Berlin?

  • Currently, all travelers must complete a digital registration before entering the country by air and/or from another country.
  • You must also be tested before departure. The same applies to entry from foreign risk areas. The test must meet the criteria of the Robert Koch Institute
  • Fully vaccinated and recovered persons can alternatively deposit a proof of vaccination or recovery in the entry portal.
  • On the information pages of the Berlin Senate Chancellery you will find an overview of the current entry regulations on domestic quarantine, as well as reporting and testing obligations.
  • You can check whether you also have to provide negative Corona-test when traveling by bus or train from other European countries on Re-open EU, the official website of the European Union.

What do I need to consider when coming from a high-risk area?

Please observe the travel and safety regulations of the German Foreign Office, as well as the Information on entry restrictions, testing and quarantine regulations in Germany.

When is wearing an FFP2 mask mandatory in Berlin

  • In Berlin, it is mandatory to wear an FFP2 mask in public spaces, on all public transportation, and in all non-private indoor spaces, such as shopping centers or museums & exhibitions. 
  • Children under six do not have to wear a mask.
  • For children up to 14 years of age, a simple surgical mask is sufficient.
  • Anyone who fails to comply with the mask requirement may be fined between 50 and 500 euros.

We are looking forward to help you with all the practical inforamtion and booking offers for your Berlin trip.


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