Up-to-date Information on the Coronavirus Situation
Hotels in Austria are open, and travellers from certain countries can enter Austria again. We are working on keeping the Corona infection numbers low and we look forward to welcoming you again in Austria very soon!
Find all current measures below.
Last update: 16 August
The following measures are currently in effect:
- Hotels, restaurants, night clubs etc. are open. Find protective measures here.
- Shops, museums, culture and leisure facilities are open. Events can take place again under strict protective measures. Find more information here.
- Entry regulations are in effect.
- For almost all public indoor and some outdoor spaces (hotels, restaurants, events etc.), you will need to show either a negative COVID test or proof of vaccination/past infection. Find more information on these so-called "entry tests" here.
- Face masks are required on public transport and in other public spaces.
We will provide more information as it becomes available.
Please note: The following information has been researched with the utmost care. However, we can provide no guarantee of accuracy.
Latest News at a Glance
16 August: East Tirol only: from 11 to at least 24 August, you will need to present a negative test when leaving the municipalities of Innervillgraten and Oberlienz (exception: fully vaccinated or recovered from COVID). Until 1 September, events in East Tirol can only take place with up to 100 participants, or up to 50 in Innervillgraten and Oberlienz. FFP2 masks are required at events and in shops.
15 August: New entry rules are taking effect. From 18 August, vaccinated travellers will need to be fully immunised to enter Austria. From today, you also need to be fully vaccinated (both doses OR Johnson & Johnson + 22 days) to enter restaurants, hotels etc.
22 July: From today, there are stricter rules in place for entering night clubs: a negative PCR test or a vaccine certificate is required (proof of past infection is not sufficient). The EU Digital COVID Certificate is now accepted as proof alongside all previous forms of proof.