On January twenty sixth 2022, the UK authorities up to date its journey recommendation for vaccinated UK travellers planning to go to Spain, with data on proof of vaccination and the brand new 270-day validity interval.
“For those who accomplished your vaccination greater than 270 days previous to journey to Spain, you have to be capable of present proof of getting acquired a booster jab,” the UK Embassy in Spain wrote.
Spain’s Journey Protected web site confirms this booster shot requirement for worldwide travellers vaccinated in opposition to Covid-19 greater than 9 months in the past, following suggestions by the EU for the vaccination guidelines to be modified.
The extra dose must be seen on vaccination passes or certificates.
The booster shot rule is relevant to UK vacationers however not Spanish nationals, EU residents and their non-EU members of the family or British residents in Spain. As an alternative, if greater than 270 days have handed since their preliminary Covid-19 vaccination, they have to present proof of a damaging PCR taken throughout the final 72 hours, a damaging antigen take a look at taken inside 24 hours earlier than journey to Spain or a medical certificates proving restoration from Covid-19 within the final six months.
For UK vacationers heading to Spain who acquired their preliminary Covid-19 vaccination throughout the final 270 days, proof of a booster shot isn’t required.
“At the very least 14 days should have handed since being absolutely vaccinated (with each doses of a 2-dose vaccine or one dose of a single-dose vaccine) earlier than arrival in Spain,” the UK Embassy in Spain defined.
“Your date(s) of vaccination have to be specified and your last dose should have been administered inside 270 days previous to journey to Spain.”
Except for the two-shot Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines and single-shot Johnson & Johnson (or another EMA or WHO-approved vaccine), Spain considers individuals who have recovered from Covid-19 after which had one Covid-19 vaccine to be absolutely immunised.
These below 12 don’t require any proof of vaccination or a damaging take a look at.