Coronavirus: information for exchange students and staff

Check the instructions provided by Italian authorities and those by hosting countries authorities about the possibility of returning to your home country.

Focus on updated information

Alitalia special flights for repatriation of Italian citizen

Information on Alitalia flights for repatriation of Italian citizen

Italian Government - Presidency of the Council of Ministers

Covid-19, the measures taken by the Italian Government

#ImStayingHome Decree

FAQs on the Italian Government’s 

Italian nationals returning to Italy and foreigners in Italy


COVID-19 Emergency: Information from Embassies and Consulates

Webpages dedicated to COVID-19 emergency published by the diplomatic and consular network 

Italian nationals returning to Italy and foreigners in Italy

FAQs and certification forms


Information on return opportunities by country

Since the information is varied and clashing, this list is by no means comprehensive, it mainly includes those countries with more exchange students going to/coming from Italy.


Italian Embassy in Buenos Aires

Italian Embassy in Buenos Aires - focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Canberra - focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Vienna

Italian Embassy in Vienna – focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Bruxelles -  focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Brasilia  - focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Ottawa

Italian Embassy in Ottawa – focus on Covis-19

Air Canada – Route suspensions due to COVID-19


Italian Embassy in Copenaghen

Italian Embassy in Copenaghen – focus on Covid-19

Copenhagen Airports - information on departures


Italian Embassy in Helsinki

Italian Embassy in Helsinki – focus on Covid-19

Emergecy act approved by the Finnish government


Italian Embassy in Paris – focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Berlin - focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Budapest

Italian Embassy in Budapest – focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Dublin

Italian Embassy in Dublin – focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in The Hague - focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Oslo

Italian Embassy in Oslo – focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Warsaw

Italian Embassy in Warsaw - focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in Madrid - focus on Covid-19


Italian Embassy in in Stockholm

Italian Embassy in Stockholm – focus on Covid-19

Scandinavian Airlines


Italian Embassy in a Bern

Italian Embassy in Bern – focus on Covid-19


Swiss Federal Railways


Italian Embassy in Ankara – focus on Covid-19

United Kingdom

Italian Embassy in London - focus on Covid-19

United States

Italian Embassy in Washington - focus on Covid-19


Notice for persons entering Italy

In order to counter the spread of the epidemiological emergency from COVID-19, all natural persons entering Italy by air, rail, sea and road transport, even if asymptomatic, are obliged to immediately communicate their entry in Italy to the Department of prevention of the Health Authority competent by territory, and are subject to sanitary surveillance and fiduciary isolation for a period of fourteen days.
In the event of COVID-19 symptoms occurring, they are furthermore obliged to report this situation promptly to the Health Authority through the specifically dedicated telephone numbers.

Published on: 28 April 2020