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Update to travel advice for Luxembourg

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We advise a high degree of caution.


Novel Coronavirus

There has been a number of cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus confirmed in Luxembourg.

See link below for details.

Link to:  https://msan.gouvernement.lu/en/dossiers/2020/corona-virus.html

If you are in Luxembourg, you should monitor developments regularly and follow the advice of local authorities. See links to relevant websites below.





Be alert to common signs of infection: respiratory problems, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. Seek medical advice if you experience these symptoms.

Health Service Executive (HSE Ireland) medical advice to protect yourself from getting COVID-19 is as follows:


  • wash your hands properly and regularly with soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub
  • cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve when you cough and sneeze
  • put used tissues into a bin and wash your hands


  • touch your eyes, nose or mouth if your hands are not clean


Additional information on COVID-19 can be found via the following links:




World Health Organisation

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