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COVID-19 travel and test requirements to fly from Barcelona to Canary Islands

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This page covers COVID-19 measures at Barcelona Airport for departing flights and COVID-19 travel documentation needed to fly from Barcelona Airport to Canary Islands

In addition, you’ll also find links to the official websites for Canary Islands where you’ll be able to check the following:

  • COVID-19 entry restrictions to Canary Islands from Barcelona
  • COVID-19 travel documentation needed to enter Canary Islands from Barcelona
  • COVID-19 test requirements to enter Canary Islands from Barcelona
  • Whether there is a quarantine upon arrival to Canary Islands from Barcelona
  • COVID-19 recommendations in Canary Islands for travellers to Canary Islands
  • COVID-19 situation in Canary Islands


COVID-19 measures at Barcelona Airport for departing flights

You can check the COVID-19 measures in place at Barcelona Airport on the official website of Barcelona Airport.

Barcelona airport official website

Once you are on the page, click on the sections indicated below to learn about the COVID-19 measures at the airport:

- the 'Info COVID' button at the top right hand side of the page
- the insert just below that says 'COVID 19 Health Alert. Important Information for each airport'


COVID-19 travel documentation needed to fly from Barcelona Airport to Canary Islands

The COVID-19 travel documentation you need to leave Barcelona Airport is basically the COVID-19 travel documentation required to enter Canary Islands . You do not need to fill out any COVID related form to present to the Spanish Authorities when you leave Spain.

However the staff of your airline might check you have all your COVID-19 travel documentation for Canary Islands before you board the plane and the Authorities of Canary Islands will check you have all your COVID-19 travel documentation when you arrive to Canary Islands so we strongly recommend you check the entry restrictions, the COVID-19 travel documentation and the COVID-19 test requirements for Canary Islands in advance and that you have all the required travel documents required before heading to Barcelona Airport to take your flight for Canary Islands

We have provided more information below on the COVID-19 entry restrictions, travel documentation and test requirements to enter Canary Islands from Barcelona.


If you need an antigen or PCR test travel certificate to travel to Canary Islands you can easily get tested in Barcelona. It is worth getting tested in the city centre rather than the airport to ensure you have your documentation in plenty of time before your flight. It also means you don’t have to arrive too early at Barcelona Airport and you are not feeling rushed to get your test certificates on time. Sometimes there is a minor error or detail that needs to be corrected on the Fit To Fly certificate and you need enough time to be able to check your certificate details are 100% correct.


COVID-19 entry restrictions to Canary Islands from Barcelona, Spain

You can look up if there are any entry restrictions for travellers from Barcelona to Canary Islands on the Canary Island Tourism official website.

Canary Island Tourism official website

In addition, we recommend you also check the official website of the airport you’re flying to.

If you fly to Fuerteventura you can check the official website of Fuerteventura Airport:

Fuerteventura Airport official website

If you fly to Gran Canaria you can check the official website of Gran Canaria Airport:

Gran Canaria Airport official website

If you fly to La Palma you can check the official website of La Palma Airport:

La Palma Airport official website

If you fly to La Gomera you can check the official website of La Gomera Airport:

La Palma Airport official website

If you fly to Lanzarote you can check the official website of Cesar Manrique Lanzarote Airport:

Cesar Manrique Lanzarote

If you fly to Tenerife you can check the official website of Tenerife Norte-Cuidad de la Laguna Airport and of Tenerife Sur Airport:

Tenerife Norte-Cuidad de la Laguna Airport official website

Tenerife Sur Airport official website


COVID-19 travel documentation needed to enter Canary Islands from Barcelona, Spain

You can check the mandatory COVID-19 travel documentation to enter Canary Islands from Barcelona on the Canary Island Tourism official website.

Canary Island Tourism official website


If you need an antigen or PCR test travel certificate to travel to Canary Islands you can easily get tested in Barcelona.


You can check if a quarantine is required to enter Canary Islands from Barcelona on the Canary Island Tourism official website.

Canary Island Tourism official website


COVID-19 recommendations in Canary Islands for travellers to Canary Islands

You can find the coronavirus recommendations for travellers to Canary Islands on the Safety Measures page of the Canary Island Tourism official website.

Safety Measures page of the Canary Island Tourism official website


COVID-19 situation in Canary Islands

You can check the COVID-19 situation in Canary Islands on the Safety Measures page of the Canary Island Tourism official website.

Safety Measures page of the Canary Island Tourism official website


If you need an antigen or PCR test travel certificate to travel to Canary Islands we recommend you get tested in Barcelona city centre rather than last minute at the airport. Follow the links below to find out how.

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