Gibraltar Travel Restrictions

64.6 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
116.15% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 116.11% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter Gibraltar.
For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Gibraltar for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.

Gibraltar entry details and exceptions

The Government of Gibraltar has specified categories of people who are currently permitted to enter Gibraltar by air – these include registered Gibraltarians, residents of Gibraltar, Spanish nationals and residents in transit to Spain, and those working in Gibraltar.

Outgoing travel to GibraltarTraveling from Canada to Gibraltar

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Gibraltar.


As an alternative travelers can undergo a COVID-19 test (see within 24 hours of their arrival.

Travelers remaining in Gibraltar for 5 days after their arrival, must undergo an additional test on Day 5 of their arrival (see to book your test).

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada are not required to quarantine after entering Gibraltar.

Details and exceptions

Travelers required to self-isolate for 5 days and will be swabbed on Day 1 and Day 5.

You must remain self-isolating until the second test is conducted and you are advised that the self-isolation is no longer required. If you are staying in a hotel, you must remain in your room and not use any of the public areas.

Return travelReturning to Canada from Gibraltar

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Gibraltar must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.


Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Gibraltar will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.

Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Gibraltar

Masks:Required in public spaces.


  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Gibraltar but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Travelers from from Canada are not required to quarantine.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

  • Closed

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