For all passengers aged 12 and over

All passengers aged 12 and over travelling to Spain from abroad require one of the following:

  • Vaccination certificate (showing booster if the second shot is older than 270 days. (Those aged 12-17 do not require the booster)
  • Negative test result. PCR done within the 72 hours prior to arrival, or antigen within 24 hours.
  • Recovery certificate dated within the 180 days before arrival.

Updated 21/05/2022 to apply to third countries. Source:

Prior to entry

Passengers with a digital certificate can upload and validate it here: Certificate Validator.

If the certificate validates, there is no need to complete any kind of locator form. You just need your certificate to travel.

If you do not have a digital certificate or it fails to validate, you must complete the SPTH form here: SPTH form.

On Arrival

On arrival, all passengers will be subject to a temperature check on arrival which may be done by non contact thermometers or infra red scanners, and they will be observed by medical staff.

Some passengers may be asked to submit to a Covid tests.