Latest information about coronavirus disease (COVID-19) risks
Public Health Scotland logo

Fit for Travel Logo

Information on how to stay safe and healthy abroad. About us.

Iceland Specific Risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

07 Aug 2020

This country has reported a recent increase in case numbers of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Following a review of the UK public health risk assessment process, the risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19) in this country has changed from a low to a moderate risk.

Please check the fitfortravel Iceland page regularly for updates on any change to the risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Advice to Travellers

There is a moderate risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19) in this country:

  • You are advised to consider avoiding non-essential travel to this country if you are at an increased risk of severe COVID-19.
  • AlYou should read the fitfortravel page COVID-19: Health Considerations for Travel.

To find out if you are at increased risk of severe COVID-19, check the following websites:

  • Scotland: NHSinform website
  • England, Wales and Northern Ireland: NHS.uk website

For further information see Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and COVID-19: Health Considerations for Travel pages.