Travel restrictions for transiting passengers

Travel restrictions for transiting passengers

Travel restrictions on transiting passengers are in effect at major transit destinations as a precaution against the spread of the respiratory illness caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19). Please refer to the information below concerning transit restrictions at airports between Australia and Finland.

Guidelines for border traffic arriving to and departing from Finland during emergency conditions are available at the Finnish Border Guard website. This includes information for all passengers transiting via Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport.

This information is correct as of 30/03/20 13:00 AEST. For other transit destinations and further updates please refer to the International Air Transport Association websiteThis information is subject to change. We advise all passengers to confirm flights with their airline or travel agency before boarding. For further updates on relevant travel restrictions due to the coronavirus situation please follow the Embassy's Facebook page.

For further advice on the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the precautions you should take, please visit www.health.gov.au. Please follow the requirements and guidance for seeking medical advice and self-quarantining.