Requirements to travel to Italy from Spain

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Do you know the new requirements to travel to Italy from Spain? As of December 16, and until January 31, 2022, it is mandatory to present an antigen test when entering the country.

The Minister of Health Roberto Speranza has reintroduced the obligation to do an antigen test maximum of 48 hours before entering Italian territory. The validity time of the test is counted on the boarding time of your plane, car, or boat.


How long does the antigen test result take?

The average is between 20 minutes to 4 hours maximum. It is a fairly rapid test, and much cheaper than RT-PCR, it is important to remember that self-tests of antigens in the pharmacy are not valid for travel.

If you need a rapid antigen test in Spain, medmesafe offers you more than 100 accredited centers throughout the Spanish territory. Laboratories with certified and authorized personnel to carry out your travel test.

The certificates include QR codes, the personal information of the patient, and all the requirements to travel. The cost is between € 25 / € 30 and can be obtained in Spanish or English, as requested.


Can I travel to Italy from Spain without being vaccinated?

Yes, you can. But unvaccinated people, in addition to presenting their Covid-19 test, will have to quarantine for 5 days. In addition to the Passenger Location Form that you can find at the following link: 

For more information about tests, time of results, costs, and appointments, you can contact us through

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