Last Updated On: 15/02/2022 at 16:00
Requirements for Entry into France from Malta
Latest Update: Passengers who are not in possession of a recovery or vaccination certificate will be required to present a negative result of a Covid-19 PCR test taken not more than 72 hours before departing to France, or an antigen test taken not more than 48 hours before departing to France.
Vaccinated passengers travelling from Malta to France are required to present proof of vaccination. The vaccine must be one which has been approved by the European Medical Agency (7 days after the second dose of Pfizer, Moderna or Astra Zeneca vaccines, or 4 weeks after a single dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). Seven days must have elapsed after a booster ARNm dose (Moderna or Pfizer) after two shots of a vaccine on the WHO’s health emergencies list (Sinovac/Coronavac or Sinopharm/BBIB-PVeroCells).
Recovered passengers must present a certificate of recovery to confirm that they received a positive result following a Covid-19 test carried out more than 11 days but less than six months before their flight.
If you are not vaccinated and do not possess a recovery certificate, you will be required to present a negative result of a Covid-19 PCR test or an antigen test, taken not more than 72 hours before departing to France in the case of PCR tests and 48 hours before departing to France in the case of antigen tests (departure of first flight in the event of a connecting flights), at check-in. You may also be subject to a PCR test upon arrival in France.
All children under 12 years are exempt from these requirements.
Specific requirements are in place for French Overseas Territories. For more information please visit www.gouvernement.fr/info-coronavirus/outre-mer.
You will not need to self-quarantine if you travel to France from Malta.
Forms and Declarations
For the latest information regarding entry regulations and public health measures which are currently in effect in France, please click here or here. A toll-free hotline service (French only) can also answer your questions about COVID-19 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: 0 800 130 000 (from abroad: +33 800 130 000, depending on your operator).
Requirements for Entry into Malta from France
For the latest information regarding entry regulations for Malta, please click here.
Before booking a flight, we advise you to contact your airline for guidance in relation to health and safety protocols at your destination or any airline specific requirements in place. Airline contact details may be found here, while our airport’s flight schedule is available here.