Travelling to and from Belgium

Welcome to everyone wishing and able to visit our city! In Bruges, we will welcome you safely and with open arms. Before you leave, please consult this overview where you will find a status update on Bruges’ tourist attractions.

UPDATE 24/05/2022

Travelling from abroad to Belgium

Travelling to Belgium is allowed. On arrival, NO proof of vaccination, recovery or test needs to be presented. There is no obligation of testing or quarantine. A Passanger Locator Form is no longer required.

The Corona measures on travel to Belgium were lifted on 23 May 2022, except for travellers from very high risk countries

All information on info-coronavirus.be.

Travelling from Belgium to another country

If you are staying in Belgium and need to be tested before returning home according to the guidelines of your home country, you can do so at the following transport hubs: Brussels Airport , Bruges-Ostend airport, Bruxelles Midi - Brussel Zuid (HST terminal). Visitors staying in Bruges can:

  • For a PCR test visit the "test and vaccination centre Bruges" in B-Park (Blankenbergsesteenweg 420, Bruges). The test centre is open every weekday and Sunday in the morning and on Saturday in the afternoon. Testing is only possible by appointment. You can make an appointment via the website https://www.testcovidnwvl.be/nl/ . You can apply for a CTCP code via Mijngezondheid.belgie.be. A PCR test costs 55€ and can be paid on site at the test centre. You will receive your test result within 24 hours.
  • For a quick antigen test you can contact the following pharmacies. The pharmacist will create a Corona Test Prescription Code. After the test you will receive the code by SMS. Price: from 26,7€ (variable). You will receive the test result within 2 to 4 hours.

Foreign travellers can request the test result in the app CovidSafeBE or via Mijngezondheid.belgie.be in the form of an encrypted QR-code (the European Corona Certificate). For this you need your CTCP code and phone number. You will not be asked for an ID.