Ireland covid statistics & travel advice

The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in Ireland 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 Ireland · UK

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Ireland Covid-19 vaccine rollout

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

As of 27/07/2021 Number of people Percentage of population
Partially vaccinated 3,218,343 65.2%
Fully vaccinated 2,652,549 53.7%

The Covid-19 vaccination statistics for Ireland is provided by Our World in Data. Last updated on 27/07/21.

Ireland Covid-19 statistics - new cases

The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Ireland 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
2021-07-11 72.2 16.9% 134.0 22.8%
2021-07-18 132.7 83.7% 204.9 52.9%

New cases 7-day average

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

58.5
61.9
57.5
56.1
46.2
43.5
47.4
61.8
72.2
132.7
16/05
23/05
30/05
06/06
13/06
20/06
27/06
04/07
11/07
18/07

New cases 14-day average

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

118.4
120.4
119.4
113.6
102.4
89.8
90.9
109.2
134
204.9
16/05
23/05
30/05
06/06
13/06
20/06
27/06
04/07
11/07
18/07

The number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population for Ireland is provided by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and is updated weekly.

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Ireland travel status

Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Ireland 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 Ireland due to the coronavirus?

Ireland is open for tourism from the UK.

Negative PCR test results or proof of full Covid-19 vaccination required for arrivals from the UK. Arrivals from the UK face a period of quarantine on entering Ireland. Fully vaccinated passengers exempt from quarantine. Unvaccinated arrivals must quarantine. 2nd test on Day 5 to shorten quarantine.

Check out Government of Ireland 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
  • Fully vaccinated onlyV+
    Fully vaccinated only
  • 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 Ireland?

Ireland is part of the Common Travel Area.

No Covid-19 test and quarantine is required on arrival if you have not been outside of the Common Travel Area in the previous 10 days.

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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