Crew Travel Updates for November 16, 2020 with Lee Harris of Blue Marine Travel

Your weekly crew travel update with Lee Harris from Blue Marine Travel and Rhea Rouw from Yachting International Radio for the week of 16 November 2020


International travel has now resumed to and from South Africa. However, anyone travelling to South Africa will be required to produce a paper copy of a negative COVID-19 upon arrival. The test should have been taken no less than 72 hours prior to arrival. We advise that you carry multiple paper copies of your negative COVID-19 test.


Travel restrictions for Spain, as from the 23rd of November Spain will demand a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of departure from all travelers coming from countries in high coronavirus risk zones


More information on Europe’s Lockdowns and Crew Questions.


Links that were mentioned by Lee in order to travel into Spain:

or check the website for regular updates


Forms for crew travel in France:

● An exempted international movement certificate for travel to metropolitan France. You must present this certificate to travel companies before using your travel ticket, as well as to border control authorities (for travel by air, sea and land, including by rail);

This document can be downloaded in French and English from the Ministry of the Interior’s website, or download here

● A sworn declaration that you do not have COVID-19 symptoms, download here


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