Health Alert – Travel Restrictions for U.S. Tourists to Portugal

Non-essential (tourist) travel by U.S. citizens is still prohibited in Portugal. Only Portugal or Schengen/EU residents, visa holders, or essential travel (such as health/medical, study, professional, compelling family emergencies or on humanitarian reasons) are permitted.

U.S. citizens should contact the nearest Portuguese Embassy, Consulate, or the Portuguese Immigration Authorities (SEF) before making travel plans.

Visit the Embassy COVID 19 webpage for the most recent information at:


American Citizen Services, U.S. Embassy, Lisbon, Portugal
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