Travelling from Denmark to Bornholm via Sweden
You are allowed to travel between Denmark and Bornholm via Sweden – if you don’t make any stop (you may change train on your way to and from the ferry harbour in Ystad).
Please note: Remember to present a negative corona test upon entry to Sweden (PCR- or quicktest/anti-bodytest).
Here’s what you need to remember for your travel to/from Bornholm:
- If you are travelling to/from Bornholm via Sweden
- A negative corona-test (PCR or quicktest / antibody test): Not older than 48 hours (children under 15 years don’t need a test)
- Wear a protectional face mask onboard the ferry during the whole crossing, as well as in the bus or train
- Valid personal ID (national passport or ID-card)
- If you are traveling by ferry to/from Køge or by plane
- Wear a protectional face mask onboard the ferry during the whole crossing, as well as at the airport and onboard the plane during the whole flight
Questions concerning your travel to and from Bornholm?
- Read more on coronasmitte.dk/en
- Questions and answer regarding about the entry ban to Sweden
- Questions and answers at the Website of the Swedish Police
- More information on Covid-19, self isolation, etc. on Bornholm (in Danish)
Keep your distance, focus on hygiene and remember the assembly ban in Denmark
Please keep your distance to others, wash your hands and cough or sneeze into your sleeve – not your hands. Please follow the local authorities guidelines and restrictions. Read more → in this brochure.
There is currently an assembly ban (with exemptions) for more than 25 persons at a time inside, and 75 persons outside.
When you go shopping on Bornholm, please limit the number of persons going shopping together. This helps to keep a distance between the other traders.
Please put your used face mask in a waste bin, otherwise it may pollute the unique nature that we have here on Bornholm.
You can get tested for COVID-19 on Bornholm
While being on Bornholm you can get tested for COVID-19 (virus or antibodies). Currently there are 11 test facilities on Bornholm, that you can find on this map (information provided in Danish).
How long does it take for me to get the answer?
Danish citizens will get their results from a PCR-test within 24-48 hours via the platform sundhed.dk, if you have had a quicktest, you’ll get an answer within 20 minutes.
NEW: Foreign citizens can now print their own PCR-test result taken in Denmark. Prior to your test, you have to register at covidresults.dk. → Guidance on how to register (PDF, English)
Are you on Bornholm and are showing indications on corona?
If you are on Bornholm and need to get in contact with a doctor for advice, if you have been in contact with an infected person, or if you suspect that you are infected, you can contact the local doctors by phone. You can see the list of local doctors here. After 4 PM the doctors can be contacted on tel. 1813 (if you don’t have a Danish CPR number, just wait for an operator to answer).
If you are showing mild symptoms on COVID-19, you do not need to contact a doctor, but you can book an appointment to get tested on the website coronaprover.dk.
Please take note of the Corona-Warn-App Smitte|Stop. All Danes and people living in Denmark are requested to download and use this app on their smartphone as a digital tool to detect and eliminate chains of infection.
It is essential that you do not contact the local doctor or the emergency room in person when suspecting infection. Contact the doctor by phone first.
Are you a visitor to Bornholm and are you tested positive?
Have you been tested positive, you are required to put yourself into self-isolation. Are you a visitor to the island and aren’t you able to do so, Bornholms Regionskommune can help you with transportation to your home. You need to be checked by a nurse. Read more and contact Bornholms Regionskommune here (in Danish).