COVID-19 Related Travel Restrictions

Travel Restrictions

Travel Restrictions

Report: Travel Restrictions 7

Report: Travel Restrictions 8th

According to the eighth edition of the UNWTO Travel Restrictions Report, 70% of all global destinations have eased restrictions on travel introduced in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Report: Travel Restrictions 7

Report: Travel Restrictions 7th

Though many remain cautious in view of the development of the pandemic, the seventh edition of the UNWTO “COVID-19 Related Travel Restrictions: A Global Review for Tourism” confirms the ongoing trend towards the gradual restart of tourism.

The sector is slowly restarting

Report: Travel Restrictions 6th

87 destinations that have now eased travel restrictions, just four have completely lifted all restrictions, while 83 have eased them while keeping some measures such as the partial closure of borders in place.

Restrictions on Tourism Travel Starting to Ease

Report: Travel Restrictions 5th

According to UNWTO, as of 15 June, 22% of all destinations (48 destinations) have now eased restrictions on travel, up from just 3% (7 destinations) on 18 May.

Restrictions on Tourism Travel Starting to Ease

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The report notes that 100% of all destinations worldwide continue to have some form of COVID-19-related travel restrictions in place. Furthermore, as of 18 May 75% continued to have their borders completely closed for international tourism.

Report: Travel Restrictions

Report: Travel Restrictions 3rd

UNWTO has found that 83% of destinations in Europe have introduced complete closure of borders for international tourism. In the Americas, this proportion stands at 80%, in Asia and the Pacific it is 70%, in the Middle East it is 62% and in Africa it is 57%.

Report: Travel Restrictions

Report: Travel Restrictions 2nd

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted all destinations worldwide to introduce restrictions on travel, research by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has found.

Report: Travel Restrictions

Report: Travel Restrictions 1st

Almost all global destinations have imposed restrictions on travel since January 2020, including complete bans on all travel as they work to contain the pandemic.