What to do - AEROPORTI DI ROMA
What to do
From 1st September 2021, on the basis of Legislative Decree no. 111 of 6 August 2021, in order to travel by air on all flights departing from or arriving at Italian airports, you must hold a Green pass (*) or equivalent certificates.
Decree-Law No 229 of 30 December 2021 is extended the use of the 'Enhanced Green Pass', which is only obtained following vaccination or recovery, to include certain services and activities, including access to and use of transport. As of 10 January 2022 and until the state of emergency ends, the "Enhanced Green Pass"(*) or an equivalent certification will therefore be required for air travel on all domestic flights departing from Italian airports. The obligation to have a “enhanced” Green Pass to access and use air transport does not apply to international air transport services. Please note that, under current regulations, airlines are responsible for Green Pass checks for access to their transport services.
(*) with the exception of persons under twelve years of age and persons exempt from the vaccination campaign on the basis of appropriate medical certification.
Personal protective equipment (PPE)
According to the new measures for the containment of COVID-19 infection provided for by the provisions of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers and the President of the Lazio Region, it is compulsory throughout the country to always carry personal protective equipment (PPE) and use it in indoor areas other than private homes, including means of transport, and in all outdoor places.
With Decree Law no. 221 of 24 December 2021, the obligation to wear airway protection equipment (masks) has been extended, from 25 December 2021 until 31 January 2022, to include outdoor locations throughout the country (including white zones).
Decree Law no. 221 of 24 December 2021 also introduced the obligation to wear FFP2 masks on board aircraft until 31 March 2022 (end of the state of national emergency).
NOTE: This requirement does not apply to children under six years of age, people with illnesses or disabilities that are unable to wear a mask at all times, and people who interact with them.
Rules of conduct on board and at airports
As stated in the "Guidelines for information to users and organisational arrangements to contain the spread of COVID-19 on public transport - Technical Appendix on the air sector" (Appendix 15 Italian Prime Ministerial Decree 02/03/2021) from 1st September 2021 to 31st December 2021, access to aircraft is only permitted to persons with a green COVID-19 certificate. This measure does not apply to persons under the age of 12 and persons exempt from the vaccination campaign on the basis of appropriate medical certification.
It is compulsory to wear a face mask and it is recommended that, where possible, people should stand at least one metre apart inside the terminals and at all other airport facilities. Body temperatures must be taken and Green Pass checks must also be carried out before entering sensitive areas within the airport and before boarding.
Airlines must acquire self-certification from passengers which certifies that they have not been in contact with anyone who has tested positive for Covid-19 in the two days prior to the onset of symptoms and up to 14 days after the onset of symptoms (7 days in the case of vaccinated travellers). Passengers must also undertake to notify the airline and the competent health authority of any occurrence of Covid symptoms within 8 days of landing.
For further information, please consult the regulations in force, the Italian Ministry of Health’s website (in Italian), the WHO website (in English) and the website for the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Viaggiare Sicuri (Travel Safely), where you can also find updates on the countries of destination.
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Before reaching security control, all passengers are required to provide immediate availability of the digital Covid Certificate or equivalent health certificate which, according to the provisions in force, will bechecked at the boarding gate together with travel and identity documents.
Watch the video to find out more about all the security measures implemented by Aeroporti di Roma.
- Health checks on all arriving and departing passengers are being carried out by health workers.
- Bars and restaurants remain open to guarantee refreshment services for passengers passing through the airport; Aeroporti di Roma also informs you that commercial activities have temporarily reduced their operations. Aeroporti di Roma has also enhanced the supply of vending machines so that they are always adequately stocked and can guarantee an adequate service.
- The Border Police is put into action so that there are no obstructions or groups of passengers struggling to complete the self-declaration forms.
- Every day, from 24:00 to 03:00, the departure and arrival areas of Leonardo da Vinci International Airport will be closed to the public to allow for the necessary sanitisation of the areas.