Air France Protect

Our health measures to keep you safe and protected at every step of your journey

Your health and safety are at the heart of everything we do. In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have put in place the strictest health measures both on the ground and on board to protect you at every step of your journey. We regularly update our protocols to meet the requirements of the current health situation. Our "Air France Protect" initiative is dedicated to your safety, and our teams on board respect strict protective measures to keep you healthy. Follow our recommendations below to prepare for your trip and travel with peace of mind.

Air France rewarded for its health and safety measures

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Before departure

Travel requirements

Entry requirements for France As of August 1, 2022, Metropolitan and Overseas France has lifted all Covid-19 travel requirements. If you are traveling with a connection, we recommend that you check all the travel requirements (Covid-19 test, vaccines....) for your transit country or countries on TravelDoc.

Vaccine pass
VACCINE, COVID-19 TESTING…

Find the answers to all of yours questions on our Travel and Covid-19 FAQ.

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Ready to Fly
Are you eligible for Ready to Fly?

Upload your documents for verification before your departure date to save time at the airport.

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Online check-in
Check in online

Online or via the app. Plan to arrive at the airport early, as additional security checks (health document verification…) may be required prior to boarding.

Air France Play
Download your favorite press

For your safety, we no longer offer newspapers and magazines on board. Download your favorite press titles 30 hours before your departure on the Air France Play app.

Items to bring on board

  • Several surgical masks to wear for the duration of your trip if needed
  • Disposable single-use tissues
  • Bottle of hand sanitizer (<100ml)
  • Pen to fill out the forms distributed on board
Wearing masks

Let's stay in touch

In the current context, it is important to stay in touch. Please make sure your contact details are kept up to date, i.e. the e-mail addresses and telephone numbers in your booking files.

At the airport

MANDATORY SURGICAL MASK
Wearing masks

Surgical or FFP1, 2, 3 (without valve) may be required on board or at the airport depending on your departing and destination countries. Please check the type of mask required for your trip.

Counters and kiosks
Counters and kiosks

Our check-in counters are equipped with Plexiglas protective screens. They are disinfected regularly, as are our self-service kiosks.

Lounges
Lounges

Our catering offer and lounge services have been adapted. Some lounges are closed due to public health regulations in force around the world.

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Hand sanitizer dispensers
Hand sanitizer dispensers

Hand sanitizer dispensers are at your disposal.

On board

MANDATORY SURGICAL MASK
Wearing masks

Surgical or FFP1, 2, 3 (without valve) may be required on board or at the airport depending on your departing and destination countries. Please check the type of mask required for your trip.

Cabin air renewed every 3 minutes
Cabin air renewed every 3 minutes
  • Our aircraft are equipped with an air recycling system consisting of HEPA «High Efficiency Particulate Air» filters identical to those used in operating theatres, which trap 99.9% of particles.
  • The air in the cabin is therefore renewed every 3 minutes.
Daily cleaning and regular disinfection
Daily cleaning and regular disinfection
  • Vacuuming of carpets and all seats, as well as head covers
  • Cleaning and disinfection of all contact surfaces: trays, armrests, seat belts, entertainment screens, remote controls, overhead baggage racks, windows, door handles, etc.
Sanitary kit
Sanitary kit

On our long-haul flights, you can request a sanitary kit from our crew. It includes a disinfectant wipe, a surgical mask and hydroalcoholic gel. On all other flights, disinfectant wipes remain at your disposal after boarding.

Air filtration in cabins

Our aircraft are equipped with an air filtration system consisting of High Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) filters identical to those used in hospital operating rooms. Cabin air is thus completely refreshed every 3 minutes. These filters eliminate more than 99.97% of bacteria and viruses, ensuring an excellent air quality in our cabins which fully complies with health standards.

Air recycling in Air France aircraft

On arrival

MANDATORY SURGICAL MASK
Wearing masks

Surgical or FFP1, 2, 3 (without valve) may be required on board or at the airport depending on your departing and destination countries. Please check the type of mask required for your trip.

Hand sanitizer dispensers
Hand sanitizer dispensers

Hand sanitizer dispensers are at your disposal.

Our partners' health and safety information

Aeromexico

Air Baltic

Air Calédonie International

Air Corsica (French only)

Air Europa

Air Malta

Air Serbia

China Eastern

Czech Airlines

Delta Air Lines

GOL

ITA

Kenya Airways

Korean Air

Luxair

Middle East Airlines

Vietnam Airlines

Virgin Atlantic

Westjet

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