Greece travel ban and restrictions

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The travel advice is Do not travel to Greece. COVID travel advice is country is Closed for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Greece. Greece is part of Europe with main city at Athens. Its Developed country with a population of 11M people. The main currency is Euro. The languages spoken are Greek.
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🚨 Travel Advice for Greece

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for travel
Last updated: December 1, 2020

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter untilΒ 14 December 2020.

- This does not apply to:

- nationals of 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 and Switzerland and their family members;

- British nationals and their family members;

- nationals and residents of Australia, Israel, Japan, Korea (Rep.), New Zealand, Russian Fed., Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay;

- passengers with a residence permit issued by Greece. A certificate of application for renewal of a residence permit is not accepted;

- passengers with a residence permit issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or the United Kingdom;

- passengers with a long term visa issued by 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 the United Kingdom;

- nationals of North Macedonia (Rep.) returning via Thessaloniki (SKG) to continue by road to North Macedonia (Rep.). Their trip must be prearranged by the authorities;

- military personnel;

- students;

- merchant seamen.

2. Passengers are subject to Coronavirus (COVID-19) test upon arrival, details can be found at [https://travel.gov.gr](https://travel.gov.gr/#/)

3. Flights from Turkey are suspended until 14 December 2020.

- This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac, military and repatriation flights.

4. Flights from Catalonia (Spain) are suspended until 14 December 2020.

5. Passengers must complete a "Passenger Locator Form(PLF)" at [https://travel.gov.gr](https://travel.gov.gr/#/) not later than the day 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.

6. Passengers arriving from Albania and North Macedonia (Rep.) must arrive at Athens (ATH).

7. Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result. The certificate must be in English and include the name and the passport or identity number of the passenger. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before arrival.

- This does not apply to passengers younger than 10 years.

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety for Greece

Do not travel

Greece has now opened its borders. To enter Greece, you must complete an Online Passenger Locator Form (PLF) at least 48 hours before you arrive. You may be subject to COVID-19 testing upon arrival and quarantine for up to 14 days. Health, hygiene and social distancing protocols are in place throughout Greece. Follow the advice of local authorities. For more information see 'Travel'. We advise you: Do not travel to Greece.

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