Download here: A Signed Document for Finland-Bound Passengers

Download here: A Signed Document for Finland-Bound Passengers

Please download and print this signed and stamped document to take with you for arrival in Finland from the US:

A signed document for Finland-bound passengers

This letter is not a mandatory travel document, and the Finnish Border Guard does not require it to be presented, but it can be a helpful document for you to present to the border agents at check-in here in the US to verify your allowed entry status to Finland. Please check the required travel documents, travel insurance requirements etc. directly from the airline before booking your flight.

The content of the scanned document is also copied and pasted below.

February 1st, 2020




The following passengers are permitted to enter Finland via Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport:

  • Finnish nationals and their family members
  • Nationals of other EU and Schengen countries, who are residing in Finland and their family members
  • Third-country nationals residing in Finland with a resident permit

Guidelines for border traffic during emergency conditions are available at the Finnish Border Guard website: to another website.

Thank you for your cooperation,

(Signed by)

Jani Raappana

Deputy Head of Mission

Embassy of Finland in Washington D.C.