Algarve covid statistics & travel advice

The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in the Algarve plus up-to-date travel advice and resources from government organisations and international agencies.

  • Vaccine rollout (%) Partially · Fully
  • New cases/100k 7-day · 14-day
  • Travel status Algarve · UK

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Algarve Covid-19 vaccine rollout

Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in the Algarve showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially and fully vaccinated.

As of 31/05/2021 Number of people Percentage of population
Partially vaccinated 149,574 34.1%
Fully vaccinated 96,794 22.1%

The Covid-19 vaccination statistics for the Algarve is courtesy of the Portuguese Ministry of Health. Last updated on 31/05/21.

Algarve Covid-19 statistics - new cases

The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for the Algarve recorded in the latest 7-day and 14-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.

Week ending 7-day average 7-day weekly change 14-day average 14-day weekly change
2021-05-30 27.8 -7.6% 57.9 -17.6%
2021-06-06 34.9 25.5% 62.7 8.3%

New cases 7-day average

The 7-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for the Algarve recorded over the past 10 weeks.

48.6
72.1
54.7
40.4
31.5
31.7
40.1
30.1
27.8
34.9
04/04
11/04
18/04
25/04
02/05
09/05
16/05
23/05
30/05
06/06

New cases 14-day average

The 14-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for the Algarve recorded over the past 10 weeks.

93.1
120.7
126.8
95.1
71.9
63.2
71.9
70.3
57.9
62.7
04/04
11/04
18/04
25/04
02/05
09/05
16/05
23/05
30/05
06/06

The number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population for the Algarve is courtesy of the Portuguese Ministry of Health and is updated weekly.

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Algarve travel status

Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of the Algarve including entry rules, pre-departure & in-destination Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements plus current status on the UK travel list for returning to the UK.

Are there entry restrictions to the Algarve due to the coronavirus?

Algarve is open for tourism from the UK.

Negative PCR or NAAT test results required for arrivals from the UK.

Check out Visit Algarve for more information.

Destination status

  • Open for tourismO
    Open for tourism
  • Vaccine passport acceptedV
    Vaccine passport accepted
  • Test requiredT
    Test required
  • Quarantine excl. vaccinatedQV
    Quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Test + quarantine excl. vaccinatedTQV
    Test + quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Test + quarantine requiredT+Q
    Test + quarantine required
  • Quarantine requiredQ
    Quarantine required
  • Closed for tourism/Travel banC/B
    Closed for tourism/Travel ban

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Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from the Algarve?

Algarve is on the Amber list in the UK (Currently England only).

From 17 May 2021 - if you have been in or through the Algarve in the previous 10 days, you must quarantine at home for 10 days when arriving in the UK.

A pre-departure test in the Algarve is required as well as PCR tests on days 2 & 8 in the UK while in quarantine. The Test to Release scheme can be used in England on day 5 to shorten the quarantine period.

UK status - traffic light system

  • Green list countryG
    Green list country
  • Common Travel AreaCTA
    Common Travel Area
  • Green watchlist countryG+
    Green watchlist country
  • Amber list countryA
    Amber list country
  • Red list countryR
    Red list country
  • International travel banB
    International travel ban

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