Air traffic to and from Eindhoven Airport is experiencing the consequences of the pandemic corona crisis. Of course we are closely monitoring the situation at our airport. In order to prepare your journey at Eindhoven Airport in these times, we would like to inform you about what to expect when travelling to and from us. You can find all available information here.
On Saturday May 15th, the general travel warning has been lifted. This means that you can travel to countries with no or limited health and safety risks. These countries are indicated by green or yellow colour codes on Netherlandsworldwide.nl.
Preparation at home
Make sure you are well-informed about the necessary measures at the airport and from your airline. Your health and the health of other passengers and airport employees is most important. Are you travelling to Eindhoven Airport from a high-risk country? Then you will need to show a formal negative COVID-19 test result taken before departure. This applies to all passengers, including Dutch nationals and passengers who have a flight transfer from Eindhoven Airport. If you don't have a negative test result before boarding, you are not allowed to travel to the Netherlands. Find more information on Netherlandsworldwide.nl.
There are also measures in place in and around the terminal. The use of a non-medical face mask is mandatory for everyone in the terminal of 13 years and older. The terminal is only accessible for passengers, people accompanying passengers with disabilities or minors travelling alone, and airport staff. Next to that, all passengers are required to have a completed health declaration with them. Make sure you print the declaration and fill this in at home in advance. You can also save the completed declaration on your mobile phone. Keep in mind that you also need a new health declaration again for your return journey.
Carry both your face masks and your health declaration in your hand baggage. That way you have these ready at hand upon arrival at Eindhoven Airport.
The National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) website gives you the latest information on the coronavirus. We strongly advise travellers to observe the hygiene measures that are in place. Cough and sneeze into your elbow, wash your hands regularly and use paper tissues. In addition, always keep a minimum distance of 1.5 metres between yourself and others.
Frequently asked questions
Can I travel safely and responsibly to and from Eindhoven Airport? Check our frequently asked questions for further information.
Do you have questions regarding your flight? Contact your airline for the actual status.
Digital Covid Certificate (DCC)
As of July 1st 2021 the EU Digital Covid Certificate is available to travel within the EU. With the DCC you can download your corona entry pass and show that you:
- Have been vaccinated against COVID-19,
- Have a negative COVID-19 test result (less than 72 hours), or
- Have recovered from COVID-19 (less than 6 months before).
The DCC will be checked at the airport during check-in or at the gate before boarding. You can show your DCC via the app on your smartphone, or show a printed corona entry pass. Dowload the app or print your documents via CoronaCheck.nl. The DCC is available for anyone 12 years and older.
Mandatory COVID-19 measures when arriving or departing
Some countries have specific requirements for travellers from The Netherlands. You can be asked to show a negative COVID-19 test. Pay extra attention to the travel requirements from the country you are travelling to. You can request a COVID test nearby Eindhoven Airport. Find the information in our Frequently Asked Questions.
Are you travelling to Eindhoven Airport from a high-risk country ? Then you may need to show a mandatory negative COVID-19 test result depending on the country you are travelling from. Check the latest travel advice and COVID measures per country when travelling to the Netherlands on Netherlandsworldwide.nl. These apply to all passengers, including Dutch nationals. It is also required if you have a transfer flight from Eindhoven Airport. If you don't have a negative test result before boarding, you are not allowed to travel to the Netherlands.
As of June 1st, 2021 you must self-quarantine if you travel/return to the Netherlands after staying in certain countries. This requirement also applies even if you have been vaccinated. Via the Quarantine Travel Check, you can see whether self-quarantine, a negative test and/or a quarantine statement are required for your trip. More information can be found on the website of the Dutch government.
All passengers are required to show a health declaration upon request at Eindhoven Airport, during the flight or at the airport of your destination, whether you are departing from or arriving at Eindhoven Airport. The questionnaire has been drawn up by the GGD and RIVM. Passengers should keep the form with them during the trip. If one of the questions on the form is answered with "yes", the passenger will not be allowed on board by the airline. You can print the health declaration or save it on your mobile phone. Are you flying with Transavia? Then the health declaration will be filled in during your online check-in process. It is not required then to print or save it on your mobile anymore.
Questions about your flight
Has your flight been cancelled or do you have questions regarding the measures during your flight? Please contact your travel agency or airline.