Eindhoven Airport and the coronavirus

Frequently asked questions

Do you have questions about the coronavirus and Eindhoven Airport? Below you will find the answers to our frequently asked questions. Eindhoven Airport applies the hygiene guidelines of the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM).

  • Keep 1.5 metres distance from each other and do not stand in groups of 3 persons and more, unless you belong to the same household
  • Wash your hands regularly
  • Cough and sneeze into your elbow
  • Use paper tissues
  • Do not shake hands

Am I allowed and can I fly from Eindhoven Airport?

You can fly from Eindhoven Airport. Many airlines have adjusted flight schedules due to the Coronavirus. Airlines can apply their own travel conditions. Please contact your airline for more information.

For more information about the effect of Coronavirus on your travel plans see the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  More information can also be found on the website of the ANWB.

Do I have to wear a face mask at Eindhoven Airport?

As of June 15th, Eindhoven Airport requires the use of non-medical face masks. The use of non-medical face masks is mandatory for everyone of 13 years and older in all passenger-accessible areas in the terminal. The use of a face mask extends also to our parking facilities P1 and P4, and at the Car Rental. 

Do I need a health declaration to travel?

All passengers are required to fill in a health declaration and keep this with them at Eindhoven Airport. The health declaration is required for both departing and arriving passengers. Please download the document and fill in before you leave from home. Keep in mind to bring two forms with you, one completed form for your departure and one form to complete before you start your return journey. You will need to show the health declaration upon request at Eindhoven Airport, during your flight, or at the airport of your destination.

Do I have to go into quarantine when I land at Eindhoven Airport?

If you travel from a high-risk area, the government urges you to complete a 10-day self-quarantine period on arrival. High-risk areas have been given a red of orange colour code (do not travel or only essential travel) by the Dutch government. Going into quarantine means that you stay at home or at your accommodation for ten days and refrain from going outside. You can find more information about the travel advice for every country on Netherlands Worldwide

Can I get tested at Eindhoven Airport?

A number of countries ask requirements for travelers from the Netherlands, for example you may be asked to show the results of a recent negative corona test. There are two providers in the surroundings of Eindhoven Airport where you can request a corona test.

Ecolog

Ecolog offers the possibility for a COVID-19 test to travelers and residents of the Eindhoven region with a short lead time. Ecolog is located at the opposite of Eindhoven Airport, at Luchthavenweg 59. For more information and to make an appointment, please visit the Ecolog website.

Travel Doctor

Travel Doctor provides COVID-19 tests on appointment, for travelers who are not covered by the Dutch testing policy. Travel Doctor has a location at Eindhoven Airport. It is important that you make an appointment in advance. For more information or to make an appointment, please visit the Travel Doctor website or ask your questions via info@traveldoctor.nl.

What measures can I expect if I travel via Eindhoven Airport?

Eindhoven Airport attaches great value to travelling safely and responsibly. That is why we have put many measures in place to remind you to maintain a distance of 1.5 metres from others and to observe the hygiene regulations. In addition to these basic health measures, the use of non-medical face masks is mandatory in the terminal for everyone (13 years and older). This also includes our parking facilities P1 and P4, and at the Car Rental. Each passenger is also required to keep a signed health declaration at hand.

Am I allowed to drop off and/or pick up people from Eindhoven Airport?

Yes, this is possible. Please follow the health measures in and around the terminal. This means wearing a face mask in the terminal, but also in our parking facilities P1/P4 and the Car Rental. Maintain at least 1.5m distance to other travellers.

Are the restaurants and shops at the terminal open?

The restaurants before the security check are currently closed, but Take Away is possible. It is still possible to eat and drink in (most) restaurants after the security check. The shops remain open. The rules for keeping your distance apply everywhere as well as hygiene regulations. 

My flight has been cancelled due to corona. What should I do?

Contact your airline or tour operator for more information about the cancellation.

How can I cancel my parking reservation if my flight was cancelled?

Parking reservations booked before 20 March 2020 may, if required, be cancelled free of charge. Did you book your parking reservation as of 20 March 2020, you had the option to purchase a cancellation insurance with your reservation. If you have a cancellation insurance, you can cancel until the effective date of your reservation free of charge. Please contact the parking facility via parkeren@eindhovenairport.nl. If you have not purchased a cancellation insurance, our general terms and conditions for cancellation apply: you can cancel your booking via the ‘Manage your booking’ button in the confirmation mail. Please note, this is only possible until 12:00 am on the day before the effective date of your booking. This is free of charge. Cancellation is not possible after this time.