Portugal COVID – 19 Update
Effective 18 March, flights are suspended to countries outside the EU/EEA, except for UK, US, Canada, Venezuela, South Africa and Portuguese-speaking countries. Flights to Brazil are limited to Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. Flights to and from Italy are suspended. Effective 16 March until 15 April, only cross border workers, goods traffic, and individuals returning to their place of residence will be allowed to travel across the land border with Spain.
All immigration documents that have expired or are due to expire are automatically extended until 30 June 2020. Any foreign national seeking entry must present a letter explaining the reason and may not be permitted to enter. Immigration offices are open but accepting limited visitors. As a result, immigration processes are being delayed.