Information on Covid-19 testing at airports
At many international airports, you can get tested for Covid-19. The test is usually conducted in the form of a PT-PCR-Tests, in some cases in the form of other internationally recognized testing procedures for the direct detection of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus (LAMP, TMA as well as WHO-approved antigen tests).
New regulations for persons entering Germany from a risk area
Entry into and return from foreign Corona risk areas to the Federal Republic of Germany is subject to various regulations. These regulations refer to regions that are classified as risk areas by the Robert Koch Institute and include, among other things, registration and testing obligations as well as a quarantine obligation. The entry regulations are always adapted by the authorities to meet current requirements.
National and international test centers
Since 1 December 2020, the test is subject to a fee for those entering from risk areas. Test centers are available in Frankfurt, Munich and many other airports for possible tests.
Lufthansa can only provide third-party information without any guarantee or legal obligation. Although we update all information regularly and publish it with the greatest possible care, due to rapidly changing travel conditions, we recommend that you check frequently and verify current travel and entry requirements independently before your trip.
Travelling and corona
At Lufthansa, your safety is our top priority. That is why you will find the most important information about planning your journey here.
Our flying reporter took a very straightforward coronavirus test in the test centre at Frankfurt Airport. Follow him in the video.
Even in these unusual times, we attach great importance to making you feel comfortable on your flight.