Aena, the world’s leading airport operator by number of passengers, manages 46 airports and two heliports in Spain, including Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas, Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat, Palma de Mallorca, Málaga-Costa del Sol, Alicante-Elche, Gran Canaria and Tenerife Sur airports. Some terminals are not operational. Check the status of your airport.

As of 23 November, all passengers from a country or zone of risk, must have a PCR for SARS-CoV-2 with a negative result, carried out in the seventy-two hous prior to arrival in Spain. Resolution of November 11 of the General Directorate for Public Health, in relation with the helth checks carried out when entering Spain.

Moreover, if you are coming from abroad, you must fill the Health Control Form (FCS) and show the QR code at the Border Health Control. Get to know more

There are restrictions to travel in different communities and restrictions on night-time mobility thoughout Spain except for the Canary Islands. Passengers in transit will not be affected . You may check the measures in the section MOBILITY RESTRICTIONS

If you are going to/coming from the airport during the times when there are mobility restrictions, you are advised to keep your boarding pass to be used as proof if requested by the authorities. 

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Passenger information

As of 25 October, the state of emergency has been declared in Spain in order to set up the measures to deal with the health emergency situation caused by COVID-19. The mobility restriction at night from 23:00h until 06:00h in Spain, except for the Canary Islands, is one of these measures. Nevertheless each autonomous community will be able to advance or delay an hour the beginning and the end of the restrictions. The entry and exit of these municipalities is restricted except for adequately justified reasons: buy medicines, fulfillment of work obligations, return to the place of residence, care of minors or the elderly etc. More information in the Official State Gazette.

Andalusia

Exit from and entry to the Community and each municipality is restricted; and the mobility between 10 a.m. and 7 a.m. is also restricted. More information in the Official Gazette of Andalusia.

Aragón

Perimeter confinement of the provinces of Huesca, Teruel and Zaragoza and the entire Community, maintaining the same measure in the cities Zaragoza, Huesca and Teruel. More information in the Official Gazette of Aragón.

Cantabria

Perimeter confinement of the entire Community and of each of the municipal terms. More information in the Official Gazette of Cantabria.

Night-timemobility throughout the Community is restricted between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m. More information in the Official Gazette of Cantabria.

Castilla-La Mancha

Perimeter confinement of the entire Community and the mobility restriction of people  between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m. More information in the Official Journal of Castilla-La Mancha.

Castilla and León

Perimeter confinement of the entire Community. More information in the Official Gazette of Castilla y León.

Mobility of people throughout the Community is restricted from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. More information in theOfficial Gazette of Castilla y León.

Catalonia

Perimeter confinement of the entire Community. Mobility between municipalities is not allowed on weekends (from 6.00 a.m. on Friday until 6.00 a.m on Monday). In addition, night-time mobility is restricted throughout the Community between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. More information in the Official Journal of the Generalitat of Catalonia.

Valencian Community

Perimeter confinement of the entire Community. Confinement of the municipalities Elda and Petrer. More information in the Official Journal of the Generalitat Valenciana.

Night-time mobility is restricted through out the Valencian Community between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m. More information in the Official Journal of the Generalitat Valenciana.

Extremadura

Night-time mobility  throughout the Community is restricted between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m. More information in the Official Gazette of Extremadura.

Galicia

Entry to and exit from 60 municipalities of the Community is restricted. More information in the Official Journal of Galicia.

Balearic Islands

Night-time mobility throughout the Community is restricted between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m. (Official Gazette of the Balearic Islands) and in Ibiza from 10.00 p.m. to 6.00 a.m. (Official Gazette of the Balearic Islands).

La Rioja

Perimeter confinement of the Communiy. More information in the Official Gazette of La Rioja.

Night-time mobility restricted between 10.00 p.m. and 5.00 a.m. More information in the Official Gazette of La Rioja.

Madrid

Perimeter confinement of the Community of Madrid from 0.00 a.m.on December 4 until 0.00 a.m on December 14. More information in the Official Gazette of the Community of Madrid.

Perimeter confinement of different healthcare sectors throughout Madrid city and several municipalities. More information in the Official Gazette of the Community of Madrid.

Night-time mobility is restricted thoughout the Community between 10.00 p.m. and 6.00 a.m.

Region of Murcia

Perimeter confinement of the entire Region and prohibition on mobility between municipalities. More information in the Official Gazette of the Murcia Region.

Navarra

Perimeter confinement of the Community. More information in the Official Gazette of Navarra.

Basque Country

Perimeter confinement of the entire Community and prohibition on mobility between municipalities. More information in the Official Gazette of the Basque Country.

Night-time mobility restricted between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. More information in the Official Gazette of the Basque Country.

Asturias

Perimeter confinement of the entire Principality, maintaining the same measure in Oviedo, Gijón and Avilés. More information in the Official Gazette of the Principality of Asturias.

Night-time mobility is restricted between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. More information in the Official Gazette of the Principality of Asturias.

Ceuta

Perimeter confinement of the entire Autonomous City for the weekends. More information in the Official Gazette of the Autonomous City of Ceuta.

Melilla

Perimeter confinement of the Autonomous City. More information in the Official Gazette of the AUtonomous City of Melilla.

Night-time mobility is restricted  between 10.00 p.m. and 6.00 a.m. More information in the Boletín Oficial de la Ciudad Autónoma de Melilla.

  • Bear in mind that only passengers can access the airport terminal.
  • For reasons of public health and safety, the entrance of companions to airport facilities is forbidden. Only passengers with a boarding pass, companions in justified cases (unaccompanied minors or people with disabilities and PMR) and workers may access .
  • Wait outside while maintaining the safe distance. If you go in a private vehicle, we recommend waiting in the parking lot.
  • Do not come to the airport if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough, difficulty in breathing or feeling short of breath. 
  • A facemask covering the nose and mouth is compulsory for people over six years old.
  • Make sure you have enough facemasks and hand sanitiser for your trip. Unless the instructions state otherwise, you should change your mask every four hours or sooner if it gets wet. 
  • Carefully read the health leaflets and materials provided by your airline.  
  • Check the health control requirements and entry documents for the country you are travelling to. 
  • Check all the information about the airport. Some terminals are out of service and some shops and eateries are closed.

Throughout the airport

On arrival
  • Bear in mind that entry to the terminal building is forbidden for anyone who is not travelling. Only passengers and people accompanying a passenger who needs assistance (people with reduced mobility or unaccompanied children) can enter the airport terminal. Companions with private vehicles must wait in the car park.
Check-in
  • Aena has stepped up cleaning protocols in check-in areas and counters have been fitted with protective screens.
  • Most airlines have placed restrictions on hand luggage in the cabin. Check with your airline for the check-in policy.
  • Get to the airport in time to go through check-in and security screening. This may take longer than usual.
Security controls
  • Minimise contact with surfaces and objects in the airport and always wear your facemask.
Boarding
  • Keep a safe distance in the boarding queue and respect the signs.
  • Please note that if you do not follow the stipulated health and safety measures you may be denied boarding.

Throughout the airport

  • Your airline will provide you with information about preventive measures during the flight.
  • Wash your hands often with your sanitiser, cough into the crook of your elbow and always wear your facemask. Remember to change it every four hours.
  • Watch the cabin staff safety demonstration for specific instructions for your flight.
  • Use the individual air supply nozzles as little as possible. Many airlines have HEPA filters which allow exceptional cleaning of the air.
  • If occupancy permits, airlines try to keep a distance between passengers who are not family or travelling together. If this is not possible, health and safety measures will be stepped up.

Health Check

  • As of 23 November, all passengers from a country or zone of risk, must have a FCS for SARS-CoV-2 with a negative result, carried out in the seventy-two hous prior to arrival in Spain. More information.
  • If you are going to fly to Spain from another country, you will have to pass through a Border Health Control: form, temperature taking and visual control.
  • You must fill the FCS health form associeated with your trip. This form must be filled in by each passenger, who will be responsible for providing accurate and truthful information. If the passenger is a minor or a person with a recognised  intellectual disability their tutor may fill in the form and will be responsible for the veracity of the information. 
  • The Health Control Form (FCS) is not necessary for flights departing from Spain.
  • Passengers arriving from abroad will also have their temperatures checked by a thermographic camera imperceptibly for the passenger.

Coming from outside

  • If you are from a third country outside the EU, Norway, Switzerland, Iceland and Liechtenstein, please note that border controls and travel restrictions may apply to third country nationals. Consult the list of countries whose residents are allowed to enter Spain at the Re-open EU website.

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