Portugal will open the border with Spain this Saturday


Update. Authorities in Portugal plan to lift the nation’s existing COVID-19-related border controls with Spain and ease certain domestic restrictions. Effective May 1, the land border with Spain will reopen for regular traffic. In addition, permissible hours of operation for restaurants and other catering establishments will be extended until 22:30 daily.
The border between Spain and Portugal was first closed on January 31st 2021 and the closure has been extended on numerous occasions since
From Saturday May 1st, residents of Spain and Portugal will therefore be able to travel to each other’s countries for non-essential reasons, although you should consider the current restrictions in your part of Spain and how this could affect your journey before setting off.