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Covid Entry Check: Bulgaria Travel Restrictions

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

Overview
  • Closed for Travel
  • Up to 10 Days
Last reviewed on 7 Jun 2021, 09:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
759
-29.72% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
10,757
-24.26% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, Transit,
Note:
Travellers must enter Bulgaria via Burgas (BOJ), Plovdiv (PDV), Sofia (SOF) or Varna (VAR).
Nationals and residents of Bulgaria and their family members without a COVID-19 test or vaccination certificate are subject to quarantine.

What to expect in Bulgaria?

📝 Before your trip

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
For more information: https://www.tourism.government.bg/sites/tourism.government.bg/files/documents/2020-05/deklaraciya_za_putuvane_na_sobstven_risk_en-2.pdf
You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 3 days of your arrival.

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with the cost borne by the traveller.

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 10days; Quarantine served at your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes).

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
The route is closed for travellers from Angola, Bangladesh, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Bhutan, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Comoros, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini (Swaziland), Ghana, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Maldives, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Reunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St. Helena, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Czech Republic
Open subject to mandatory PCR testing
Sweden
Open subject to mandatory PCR testing
Austria
Open subject to mandatory PCR testing
Spain
Open subject to mandatory PCR testing
Other GreenLanes are available from
European Union and Schengen Area countries, San Marino, Andorra, Monaco, Vatican City, Australia, Belarus, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Serbia, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and Uruguay

Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Israel, Kosovo, Kuwait, Montenegro, Moldova, North Macedonia and Ukraine are permitted entry with a negative COVID-19 test result.