Information about coronavirus COVID-19
Due to the exceptional situation caused by the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic we have published the following information.
Visit Åland follows the instructions and recommendations from the authorities, mainly from the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL). You will find the lates updates on their official web site: thl.fi/en.
If you happen to be in Åland now, you will find Coronavirus helpline for residents of Åland and further information in Swedish on the web site of Ålands hälso- & sjukvård (ÅHS) that is in charge of public health care in Åland: www.ahs.ax. If you have questions related to the corona virus itself, symptoms and health care, contact ÅHS via the coronavirus helpline by Ph. +358 18 535 313. The government of Åland has a dedicated phone line for general questions regarding the measures taken due to the state of emergency, Ph. +358 18 25 572 or +358 18 25 573 at 8 am–8 pm.
Have you booked your trip to Åland via Visit Åland’s online booking on www.visitaland.com? If you need to rebook or cancel your trip kindly contact us by e-mail: [email protected].
Further information and important links
- Latest updates from the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare
- Travel information from Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
- Travel information from Eckerö Linjen
- Travel information from Viking Line
- Travel information from Tallink Silja
- Travel information from Finnlines
- Visit Åland’s booking terms
On Monday 16 March, the government of Finland declared a state of emergency in the whole country, including Åland, in order to slow down the spread of the coronavirus and to protect people in risk groups. We advise you to avoid all travel and hope eventually to be able to welcome you to Åland again!
In the meantime, we will continue to communicate and share inspiration and positive thoughts via our social media channels, mainly Instagram and Facebook. Our islands with all the wonderful moments and adventures will be here waiting for you when the time is right. Stay safe, keep calm and take care of yourself and each other!