Covid-19 updates

The updated information about the sea transport of the shipping company

Updated situation on the Moby, Tirrenia and Toremar departures

Please note the entry requirements of your destination country and any transit countries. You can find more detailed information e.g. at www.auswaertiges-amt.de/de/ReiseUndSicherheit/italiensicherheit/211322

Please also inform about the regulations that apply when returning from holiday areas in your country of residence and for travelling through any transit countries.

To manage your ticket, please refer to the page Change and cancellation of reservation or send us an e-mail to info@mobylines.com.

Here you can find out before you leave what measures are currently in force in the Italian region you are arriving in.

Updated on 06/12/2021

 

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Entering Italy from abroad

Travellers entering Italy must fulfil one of the following requirements upon entry:

  • a negative test result (PCR or antigen test, not older than 48 hours, children under six years are excluded), or
  • a vaccination with an EMA-approved vaccine completed at least 14 days ago, or
  • proof of recovery from COVID-19.

Entry must be made via an online form: https://app.euplf.eu/#/.
Only in cases where online registration is not possible for technical reasons, the entry declaration (in Italian) can be submitted in paper form.

Transport to Sardinia and Sicily

From 01.09.2021, the same requirements apply for embarkation to Sardinia and Sicily as already apply for entry to Italy:

  • a negative test result (PCR or antigen test, not older than 48 hours, children under six years are excluded), or
  • a vaccination with an EMA-approved vaccine completed at least 14 days ago, or
  • proof of recovery from COVID-19.

This does NOT apply to persons who are excluded from the vaccination campaign due to their age and to persons who cannot be vaccinated for health reasons and according to the indications of the public health department. The latter must have a certificate of exemption from vaccination issued by an approved health facility.

For details see FAQ of the Italian Government on the measures foreseen in the zoning.

Transport to Corsica

Passengers travelling to Corsica must present at boarding

  • for vaccinated persons, the certificate of vaccination (for Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines, at least 7 days must have elapsed since the second dose, and for Johnson & Johnson vaccine, 28 days must have elapsed since its administration);
  • for unvaccinated persons, a negative PCR test carried out within 72 hours prior to departure or a negative antigen test carried out within 48 hours prior to departure;
  • for recovered persons, a positive result of an RT-PCR or antigen test carried out more than 11 days and less than six months before the journey.


They must also submit self-certification to the Shipping Company

The rules apply to passengers aged 12 and over.
Truck drivers are exempt.

IMPORTANT: If the documents are missing, embarkation will be refused.

Crossings Santa Teresa - Bonifacio - Santa Teresa

Sardinia - Corsica

According to the order of the Prefect of Corsica of 16/06/2021:

  • vaccinated persons: the vaccination certificate (for Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines, at least 7 days must have passed since the second dose, for Johnson & Johnson vaccines, 28 days must have passed since vaccination); or
  • unvaccinated persons: must provide a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to departure or a negative antigen test within 48 hours prior to departure; or
  • persons who have had covid-19 must present proof of recovery not older than 6 months.

The regulations apply to passengers aged 13 and over.
Cargo transport is exempt.

 

Corsica - Sardinia

According to the decree of the Minister of Health of 29/07/2021

  • vaccinated persons: the vaccination certificate (in the case of Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines, at least 14 days must have elapsed since the second dose; in the case of Johnson & Johnson vaccines, 28 days must have elapsed since vaccination); or
  • unvaccinated persons: must provide a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to departure or a negative antigen test within 48 hours prior to departure; or
  • Persons who have had covid-19 must present proof of recovery not older than 6 months.

The regulations apply to passengers aged 7 years and over.
Cargo transport is exempt.

Entry into Italy from Corsica

According to the decree of the Minister of Health of 18/06/2021, entry into Italy is allowed under the following proof:

  • max. 48h old negative Covid test (PCR or antigen test). Children under 6 years of age are exempt from testing OR
  • Confirmation of a complete vaccination cycle of the Covid vaccination for at least 14 days OR
  • Confirmation of Covid-19 recovery. 

It is mandatory to complete the online registration through the digital passenger localisation form https://app.euplf.eu.

Only in case of technical problems in using the platform, you can still use the self-declaration, a form that must be printed out and kept for the duration of the journey.

Further information at www.esteri.it

Transport to the island of Elba

In accordance with the regulations of the Decree-Law of 26 November 2021, No. 172, the presentation of the "Base" Green Pass (3G) is required for the use of regional and local transport from 6 December 2021.
This means that every passenger must have been vaccinated at least once (receipt of the second dose is still pending) or recovered from Covid. Otherwise, a negative rapid test result (not older than 48 hours) or a negative PCR test result (not older than 72 hours) must be presented.