Romantic Rhine: Coronavirus Information

Our compilation is intended to help you search for information on the coronavirus. However, no liability is accepted for the accuracy or completeness of this list, as changes to the current situation may occur at any time. You can find links to the relevant authorities below.

Latest update: 14.09.2020


What is the current situation on the Romantic Rhine?

The basic hygiene and protective measures such as the provision of disinfectants, the wearing of a face mask covering mouth and nose on public transport and in enclosed spaces, the management of access in leisure facilities and restaurants by means of admission control/appointment systems, are still in place. In addition, a required minimum distance of 1.5 metres between two people still applies.

With regard to the current local situation in the region and its districts, it is important to be aware of infection rates (upper limit: 50 per 100,000 inhabitants in any one week). Current data can be found at https://experience.arcgis.com/experience/478220a4c454480e823b17327b2bf1d4/page/page_1/.


Is travelling to and from the region by public transport currently affected?

All public transport services throughout Germany and in the region have returned to normal operation. When using public transport, it is necessary to wear a face mask which covers mouth and nose.

You can find the latest public transport information here:

https://www.vrminfo.de/en

https://www.rnn.info/index.php?id=93

https://www.rmv.de/c/en/homepage


Where can I get current and official information on the spread of the virus?

The Federal Ministry of Health provides information on the current spread of the coronavirus across the world and on the current situation in Germany on its website:

https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/coronavirus.html


For up-to-date information on the situation in Rhineland-Palatinate, please visit

https://msagd.rlp.de/de/unsere-themen/gesundheit-und-pflege/gesundheitliche-versorgung/oeffentlicher-gesundheitsdienst-hygiene-und-infektionsschutz/infektionsschutz/informationen-zum-coronavirus-sars-cov-2/

The latest information on the situation in Hessen can be found at:

https://soziales.hessen.de/gesundheit/infektionsschutz/coronavirus-sars-cov-2