Coronavirus measures

Are you planning a visit to Leuven? Then make sure you discover our city while staying perfectly safe.

Find out about the measures used to combat the coronavirus in Leuven

Can I travel to Leuven from abroad?
Please check travel advice before you leave.

Most recent info can be found here.

All persons travelling through Belgium and who are staying at least 48 hours or when you leave Belgium and return home or travel to a third country, you need: 

  • To fill in the Passenger Locator Form 48hrs prior to arrival
  • A negative PCR test result less than 72hrs old before arrival, if you are arriving from a red zone and do not have a vaccination certificate that proves that you have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (for at least 2 weeks). You can check the colour code of your country here

If you leave Belgium and are heading back home you may need a PCR test. An overview of all test centres in Belgium can be found here, some examples are:

The test costs at least 41 EUR.

All sights have reopened.
Make sure to reserve a time slot prior to your visit:


The shops are open.
Check the website of Stad Leuven (city of Leuven) for the most recent information.

For questions about the coronavirus:

For tourist information:

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