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Connecting in FRA. Possible to get Covid test before next flight?

Old Dec 12, 20, 3:31 am
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Originally Posted by :D! View Post
The OP has a "European" passport. If this is a Swiss passport, or a passport from one of the 30 European countries that make up the EU/EEA, or a British passport until 31 December 2020, they are entitled to enter Switzerland for any reason.
You are correct. The definition of 3rd country was not supplied on the referenced pages but on other pages they define it elsewhere as non-CH/EU..
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Old Dec 12, 20, 3:32 am
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Originally Posted by bankops View Post
I do not have first hand experience but your statement does not agree with the Swiss government's statements:

" it is no longer possible for third-country nationals to fly to Switzerland from the USA via Toronto", so replace Toronto with Frankfurt.
https://www.admin.ch/gov/en/start/do...-id-80228.html

"A citizen of the third country may not enter Switzerland from a high-risk country, even if they travel in transit through a country that is not on the high-risk list."
https://www.sem.admin.ch/sem/en/home...countries.html
Except OP is not a third-country national.
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Old Dec 12, 20, 11:41 pm
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Originally Posted by LondonElite View Post
Except OP is not a third-country national.
That is correct. Holding a European passport opens more travel possibilities, always while respecting safety and health-related guidelines, of course.
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Old Dec 15, 20, 12:27 am
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Since you enter Schengen in FRA you are technically free to roam the airport and go over to the Centogene testing facility and take a test while in transit to your final destination. The result will be transmitted to you via email, or rather you get a notification to check the centogene portal. To save time, register with centogene in advance, then you just have to show the two QR codes can skip the first line.
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