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FAQ - travelling to Denmark from Ukraine

1. Can I enter Denmark during COVID 19?

In order to cross the border for non-Danish citizens arriving in Denmark, they will have to have a “worthy purpose” for entering Denmark. Read more on the joint website of the Danish Authorities here or contact the Danish Police Arrival Hotline at +45 70206044

2. Which documents do I need to present in order to travel to Denmark?

The detailed lists of documents for each category of citizens who are entitled to enter Denmark during COVID 19 quarantine rules can be found on the joint website of the Danish Authorities. Click to unfold your category for more information.  

3. Should I take a COVID-19 test before entering Denmark?

If you arrive from a 'high risk country' within the EU and the Schengen area as well as the United Kingdom or a third country classified as a 'banned country' (Ukraine, Armenia and Georgia, currently), you must also present proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours before entry. On this page you will find information about rules and required documents.

Persons in transit are not required to present proof of a negative COVID-19 test. See the information here.

4. What kind of certificate for negative COVID19 test should I present on the  border?

It is recommended that your medical examiner fills out a form of the statement suggested at

If it’s not possible then you can provide a medical certificate from a laboratory in Ukraine that clearly shows what test has been carried out, when the test is carried out, who has been tested, and who has carried out the test. Unofficial translation into English is accepted for now.

More restrictions regarding the certificate for negative COVID19 test are expected soon. Please follow the updates on joint website of the Danish Authorities.

5. May I enter Denmark having an invitation letter from my employer in Denmark? Is the invitation letter authentic?
Please find the regulations on entry to Denmark at the joint website of the Danish Authorities.
The Embassy was informed that recently, several Ukrainians were offered jobs in Denmark, which then turned out to be fraud. Please follow the Embassy's instructions here.

6. Can the Danish Embassy issue a permit to enter Denmark?

No, the Embassy cannot issue a permit to enter Denmark, as the decision for allowing or denying entry is taken by the Danish Police. Previously, the Embassy was issuing statements confirming worthy purposes of entering Denmark based on the information in the Danish Police webpage. Starting from June 15 the Embassy no longer issues such statements 

7. What do I need to board the plane?

Please contact the air company you are travelling with for more information. The documentation needed for entering Denmark is described above.

8.  Does Ukraine allow Ukrainian citizens to travel?

According to the latest information Ukraine has opened international flight connections and allows Ukrainian citizens to travel abroad. For any questions regarding travel from Ukraine please contact the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry or The Embassy  of Ukraine in Denmark