Please note: You will find extended travel advice and information in the Swedish section of this website.
A traffic light system for international travel currently applies in the UK. Sweden is placed on the "amber" list. More information on the UK government website.
If you’re traveling from Sweden, and have not travelled in a country on the banned (red) list in last 10 days, you must:
Test to release and exemptions:
If your stay in the UK last for less than 10 days, you will need to self-isolate for the full 10 days.
You are responsible for organising your own COVID-19 test, in line with UK government testing requirements. It is your responsibility to ensure the test meets the minimum standards. You must check the UK government's website for full details about the tests.
Exemption from self-isolation for fully vaccinated travellers from Sweden
UK residents who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in the UK, and who are returning to England from amber list countries (including Sweden), are exempt from self-isolation upon arrival.
The exemption also covers travellers to England from some amber-list countries (including Sweden), who have been fully vaccinated in Europe with an EMA-approved vaccine.
Travellers covered by the abovementioned exemption need to:
Please note that it is the traveller's responsibility to ensure they meet all the requirements. The Embassy does not assist in interpreting the rules of UK authorities. The Embassy does not issue any travel certificates, nor answer which documentation UK authorities may approve.