Covid Entry Check: Latvia Travel Restrictions

This Latvia dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Open for Travel
  • Up to 10 Days
Last reviewed on 30 Jun 2022, 22:41PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
2,268
38.63% (last 7 days)
TOTAL CASES
835,152
Local Restrictions & Policies
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  • Workplace
  • Public events
  • Gatherings
  • Movement
  • Testing
  • Contact tracing
  • Facial Coverings
  • Vaccination

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to the following travellers:
β€’ Citizens and PRs
β€’ Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs
β€’ Other Residents (pass holders)

Others:
β€’ Travellers arriving from or residents of EEU member states, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, or Vatican City
β€’ Residents of countries listed in greenlanes if arriving from their country of residence.

What to expect in Latvia?

πŸ’‰ Vaccine exemptions

Vaccinated travellers are exempt from pre-arrival Covid-19 test(s) and quarantine requirement(s).

These exemptions only apply to:
Travellers a COVID-19 EU digital green vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days before arrival; or a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom or USA showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days before arrival. They must not be arriving from Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Ireland (Rep.), Norway, Russian Fed., Sweden or United Kingdom.

πŸ“ Forms

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.

Details:
Travellers entering or transiting through Latvia must complete a "COVIDpass" before departure at www.spkc.gov.lv/lv/if-returning-toentering-latvia. This will generate a QR code which must be presented before departure and upon arrival.

For more information you may go to:
https://covidpass.lv/

🌑️ Testing requirements

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a Covid-19 test from an accepted establishment taken prior to your departure from the first embarkation point.
On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid-19,

Details:
Travellers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the last embarkation point; or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the last embarkation point; or

😷 Quarantine requirements

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 10 days. Quarantine served at a home or at a dedicated facility (cost borne to traveller)

Details:
Travellers could be subject to self-isolation for 10 days.
- This does not apply to:
- Travellers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days before arrival in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or United Kingdom. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience Co Ltd. from Korea), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac;
- Travellers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or United Kingdom;
- Travellers younger than 12 years, traveling with a parent/guardian who is exempt from self-isolation;
- More information is available in the latest β€œList of countries with 14-day COVID-19 morbidity rates" which can be found at https://www.spkc.gov.lv/lv/valstu-saslimstibas-raditaji-ar-covid-19-0
Reduced restrictions may apply to vaccinated travellers, please see Vaccine Exemptions for details

For more information you may go to:
www.spkc.gov.lv/lv/if-returning-toentering-latvia

Other important information:
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DISCLAIMER

We update our information every 24hrs from travel advisories and government websites. Due to the ever-changing nature of the Covid-19 situation, please remember to check the links provided and your local airlines before you travel. We use Google Translate for quick and timely translations, please excuse any errors. Thank you.