Monaco (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 25 February, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Partially Allowed
Testing: Negative COVID-19 test required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Yes
Quarantine Details: Quarantine for 14 days required for all countries.

Local Restrictions

Lockdown in Effect: Partial
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational with restrictions
Shopping: Open
Restaurants and Bars: Open with restrictions

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 08.02.2021
1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to passengers arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or Vatican City (Holy See);
– This does not apply to the following passengers who must present a completed Travel Certificate before boarding and to immigration upon arrival obtained at
– nationals of France and their spouses and children;
– nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and an EEA Member State and their spouses and children;
– passengers with a diplomatic, official or service passport;
– passengers with a residence permit issued by Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or an EEA Member State;
– merchant seamen;
– students;
– passengers with a confirmation of being an unmarried partner of a national of France. They must also have a written invitation from the national of France;
– passengers with a Laissez-Passer.
2. Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) molecular test result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 11 years.
3. Passengers must have a completed sworn statement obtained at
4. Passengers could be subject to a PCR test and quarantine upon arrival.


Detailed Tourist Information

Travellers of any nationality (except people coming from France) who wish to enter Monaco from either a country outside Europe or a country within Europe which is colored red or orange on the CDC Europe coronavirus map ( ) must:

Contact the COVID-19 Call Centre (on from 8am to 8pm

7 days a week or at [email protected] ) as soon as they arrive in Monaco.

Either supply evidence of a negative PCR test carried out in their country of origin 72 hours before their arrival in the Principality.

Or agree to undergo a PCR test in Monaco and self-isolate until the result is available.

Lockdown Details

Many businesses, public places, and shops are now allowed to open. They must abide by social distancing restrictions.

Restaurants and concert halls must close by 9:30pm.

Reservations are needed for dinner in restaurants and there is a maximum of 6 guests per table allowed.

Restaurants may not serve food on their premises before 11am, between 3pm and 7pm and after 9:30pm.

The government has limited access to restaurants to Monaco residents (including hotel guests) and anyone working in Monaco upon proof of status. The measure came into place on 2 January and concerns both lunch and dinner.

Bars are closed, except for hotel bars, which may remain open until 10:30pm.

Gyms and sports clubs are closed.

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