Covid Entry Check: Greece Travel Restrictions

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

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 10 Days
Last reviewed on 24 Jan 2022, 23:40PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
132,440
-23.04% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
397,133
4.96% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Transit, the following travellers may also enter:
• Nationals and residents of countries listed in greenlanes may enter.
• Students

More details can be found at https://travel.gov.gr/
For countries listed in greenlanes:
• Nationals and residents of countries listed in greenlanes may enter.

Other important information:


For Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe:
Entry for travellers arriving from or these countries is limited to nationals of Greece and must have a negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.

What to expect in Greece?

📝 Before your trip

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
Form Details:
Travellers must complete a "Passenger Locator Form (PLF)" at https://travel.gov.gr/ before arrival in Greece. A confirmation email or a QR code generated from the completed form must be presented upon arrival. Families can be accepted with one joint confirmation e-mail or a unique QR code.

For more information: https://travel.gov.gr/#/

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.
Testing Details:
Travellers must have a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken at most 24 hours before arrival; or a negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
All documents must be in English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Spanish or Russian and the passenger's name must match the name in the passport. More details can be found at https://travel.gov.gr/
- This does not apply to:
- Travellers younger than 12 years;

Travellers arriving from Albania, Argentina, Brazil, Bulgaria, China (People's Rep.), Cuba, Egypt, Georgia, India, Libya, Morocco, North Macedonia (Rep.), Pakistan, Russian Fed., Turkey or United Arab Emirates are subject to a COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test upon arrival.

For more information: https://travel.gov.gr/#/

🛬 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). For more information: https://travel.gov.gr/#/

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
The route is closed for travellers from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Other GreenLanes are available from
Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, Jordan, South Korea, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, United States, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Vatican City, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Taiwan, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Argentina, Chile, India, Oman, Uruguay
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