Mandatory quarantine for travellers from very high-risk areas (requirement to stay at home or in your accommodation)

The information on this page has been updated following the press conference, held on 14 September at 7 pm.

Everyone aged 12 and over must self-quarantine on arrival in the Netherlands after a stay in a very high-risk area due to coronavirus. Until 21 September inclusive, the rule applies even if you have been fully vaccinated. Some exceptions apply, however. 

From 22 September onwards, you do not need to quarantine if you are fully vaccinated.

More information about mandatory quarantine

Mode of transport

It doesn’t matter how you travel to the Netherlands. The mandatory quarantine requirement applies regardless of how travellers enter the country; be it by air, train, bus/coach or car.