Government entry/exit requirements by country

Armenia

  1. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
  2. In accordance with the Government decision all citizens upon arrival in Armenia shall have a negative PCR test for COVID-19.
  3. Certificates confirming the negative result of PCR test for coronavirus COVID-19 (in Armenian, Russian and English) can be accepted in case if the test was made not later than 72 hours prior to arrival. The certificate must contain the following information: full contact details of the medical company with the appropriate signature and seal of the head of the company and detailed information about the person who passed the test.
  4. In case the test is absent passengers shall take a COVID-19 test at Zvartnots Airport and self-isolate within 12 hours before receiving the result of the test.
  5. The 24/7 laboratory is located on the 1st floor of the airport; long queues are possible. The passenger pays for the testing himself (15,000 AMD / approximately 25 EUR).
  6. Those citizens who don’t have the test and refuse to take it at Zvartnots Airport will be forcibly hospitalized in medical institutions (by the Ministry of Health and Police of the Republic of Armenia) for testing, until they receive a negative result.
  7. Children under 6 years of age don’t have to be tested.

Austria

Currently the temporary restrictions are imposed on free entry to Austria.

The entry is allowed only to the following categories of citizens:

  • nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, and persons living in the same household;
  • foreign citizens permanently residing in Austria and persons living in the same household;
  • passengers arriving from Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Korea (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or Vatican (Holy See);
  • citizens permanently residing in Andorra, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Korea (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania , Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the Vatican (Holy See) and persons living in the same household;
  • passengers with a "D" visa issued by Austria;
  • passengers in transit without stopover;
  • passengers travelling on business;
  • passengers visiting their life partner;
  • students;
  • passengers traveling for treatment. Upon entry, is required to show a proof of the absolute need to use the medical service. See information at the link

Conditions of entry to Austria

  1. Electronic registration (Pre-travel clearance) All passengers must register digitally before entering Austria and submit confirmation either digitally or as a hard copy.

    More detailed information regarding electronic registration is available at the link

  2. Negative test result for COVID-19

    All passengers, with the exception of those arriving from Australia, Iceland, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and the Vatican, must present a medical certificate (in English or German) of a negative COVID-19 test:

    • PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival
      OR
    • Antigen test taken at most 48 hours before arrival

    If it is impossible to undergo a test for COVID-19 in the country of departure, it is necessary to undergo a testing upon arrival in Austria, but no later than 24 hours since arrival.

    Exceptions: Children under 10 years of age do not need a COVID-19 test.

  3. Quarantine

    All passengers, with the exception of those arriving from Australia, Iceland, New Zealand, Singapore, must comply with a 10-day quarantine upon arrival in Austria (on the 5th day of quarantine, the passenger can, at his own expense, undergo ran additional test for COVID-19 (PCR or antigen test) and, in case of a negative test result - stop the quarantine).

  4. Additional information

    In Austria, it is a mandatory to comply with a mask regime. In all public areas, including the airport and aircraft, passengers are required to wear FFP2 masks (or equivalent masks or masks with a higher degree of protection)

More detailed information regarding Austrian entry regulations is available at the link.

Azerbaijan

Currently, only the following categories of passengers are allowed to enter Azerbaijan:

  • nationals of Azerbaijan;
  • foreign citizens permanently residing in the territory of Azerbaijan;
  • passengers upon presentation of a special permit issued by the Government of Azerbaijan;
  • close relatives (parents, children, spouses) of Azerbaijan nationals upon presentation of confirming documents.

Documents required for entry

1. A medical certificate of a negative PCR test result  for COVID-19, taken at most 48 hours before departure on a direct flight to Azerbaijan.

Only passengers with negative results of PCR tests performed in approved laboratories are accepted by Belavia-Belarusian Airlines for boarding on flights over the route Minsk-Baku.
The medical certificate of a PCR test must be printed and contain a QR code to confirm the test result online.
 

List of approved laboratories is available at the mobile application “Travelling without COVID-19”

The way to find the required laboratory:

In the application “Travelling without COVID-19” you should select “The country of departure” – Belarus, “The country of destination” – Russia.

The given list of laboratories also is applied for Azerbaijan.

If a passenger has symptoms of COVID-19 upon arrival in Azerbaijan, the passenger can be placed in a quarantine zone for 14 days.

2. Before the flight to Azerbaijan fill in the SELF-ISOLATION FORM and present it in printed form at check-in at the airport of departure (FORM is available here: here)

IMPORTANT: Passengers without the above-mentioned documents will be denied for boarding.

All passengers upon arrival in Azerbaijan must stay self-isolated for 14-days. After 6 days period from the date of arrival, the passenger can undergo an additional test and, in case of a negative test result, stop self-isolation.

Carry-on baggage is prohibited on flights to / from Azerbaijan's airports.

Belarus

The conditions of entry and transit for passengers arriving to the territory of the Republic of Belarus through Minsk National Airport on the basis of Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus Resolution of 07.12.2020 No. 705 "On changing the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus Resolutions of 08.04.2020 No. 208 and of 30.10.2020 No. 624).

Effective date: from 21 December 2020

  1. Entry to the territory of the Republic of Belarus:
    • from the countries included in the list of states, where cases of COVID-19 infection are registered, posted on the official website of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus (the countries from the so-called "red zone").

       

      Category of citizens PCR test 10 days self-isolation period Exception
      Citizens of the Republic of Belarus NO YES  
      Foreign citizens who have a permanent or temporary residence permit in the Republic of Belarus NO YES  
      Citizens of the foreign countries YES YES children under 6 years old
    • from the countries from the so-called "green zone".

       

      Category of citizens PCR test 10 days self-isolation period Exception
      Citizens of the Republic of Belarus NO NO  
      Foreign citizens who have a permanent or temporary residence permit in the Republic of Belarus NO NO  
      Citizens of the foreign countries YES NO children under 6 years old

     

    Attention:

    Citizens can leave the Republic of Belarus only on the 11th day from the date of arrival (i.e. after 10 days of self-isolation period).

    Without a medical certificate Entry to the Republic of Belarus is prohibited.

    PCR test requirements:

    - the test must be made no later than 3 days before the date of crossing the State border of the Republic of Belarus;

    ATTENTION!!!
    The validity period of the PCR document is calculated from the date of its execution, which is considered the first day of the PCR, until the expiration of the third day. (If the date of execution of the PCR is 01.12.2020, then from 00.00 04.12.2020 the PCR document is not valid for entry into the Republic of Belarus).
    Please take into account all rules and restrictions published by the Belarus Government

    - the medical certificate with the test result must contain last name, first name (middle name), date the test is made and the test result. The medical certificate can be made in English, Russian or Belarusian languages;

    - if there is a medical certificate with the test result made in other languages, the following data must be written in it in Latin: last name, first name (middle name), test result.

    It does not apply to:

    • persons travelling with diplomatic and service passports;
    • heads and members of the official delegations;
    • foreigners providing international technical, foreign gratuitous assistance and other assistance to the Republic of Belarus;
    • foreigners arriving in the Republic of Belarus at the invitation of the legal entities registered in the territory of the Republic of Belarus;
    • drivers of vehicles involved in international road transportation, as well as transportation of international mail;
    • employees of the State Courier Service of the Republic of Belarus, delivering official correspondence and diplomatic mail on interstate courier routes;
    • employees of the republican unitary enterprise "Special Communications", delivering special items along interstate routes of special communications;
    • crew members of aircraft, inland waterway transport vessels, train crews, locomotive crews of international railway traffic;
    • citizens of the Republic of Belarus, foreigners who have a permanent or temporary residence permit on the territory of the Republic of Belarus, arriving in the Republic of Belarus after being on a business trip;
    • persons traveling to the Republic of Belarus on notification of serious illness or death of a close relative, spouse, as well as persons accompanying them;
    • persons transporting stem cells, organs for transplantation;
    • citizens of the Russian Federation traveling in transit through the territory of the Republic of Belarus to the Russian Federation;
    • foreigners traveling in transit through the territory of the Republic of Belarus and having documents confirming their departure from the Republic of Belarus within 24 hours. Persons who have exceeded the 24-hour transit period are allowed to pass through the State border of the Republic of Belarus only with a medical document;
    • foreigners arriving in the Republic of Belarus having the concluded tourist services agreements for the participation in a hunting tour.
  2. Transit through the territory of the Republic of Belarus

     

    Category of citizens by avia transport by avia/ground transport PCR test Self-isolation
    Citizens the Republic of Belarus is permitted is not permitted is not required no
    Foreign citizens with a permanent or temporary residence permit in the Republic of Belarus is permitted is not permitted is not required no
    Citizens of the Russian federation is permitted is permitted is not required no
    Foreign citizens is permitted is permitted is not required no

     

    Persons transit through the territory of the Republic of Belarus have to comply with the current state authorities’ requirements of the destination countries (test results provision and other requirements to enter the territory of these countries).

Belgium

The current restrictions on entry to Belgium are extended up to 18.04.2021.

Only citizens and residents of Belgium are allowed to enter, as well as, the following categories of passengers provided that they have essential reasons:

  • passengers travelling with a humanitarian purpose (to receive emergency medical assistance or continue urgent treatment; to provide assistance and care to an elderly, minor or seriously ill relative)
  • merchant seafarers;
  • passengers traveling to Belgium for family reasons (family reunification; visiting a spouse or partner with whom a long-term relationship can be proven; visiting a funeral, weddings of close relatives - the supporting documents shall be provided);
  • holders of diplomatic passports and employees of international organizations;
  • passengers traveling for work in health care, agriculture (seasonal workers), transport, as well as frontier workers;
  • students studying in Belgian educational institutions, as well as undergoing training or participating in research programs under a hosting agreement;
  • professional athletes; artists with special permission; journalists travelling for work;
  • workers in other areas, with a valid work permit and a work contract.

More information on the categories of citizens who are not subject to the entry restrictions is available at the following link.

Documents required for passengers to enter Belgium:

  • a medical certificate of a negative PCR test taken at most 72 hours prior to departure*;

    * PCR test is not required for:

    • children under 6 years old;
    • transit passengers provided that they stay in the transit area of the airport until the next flight, and the PCR test is not a mandatory requirement to enter the country of their destination.

    Medical certificate requirements:

    • must be in paper or electronic format with immediate possibility to consult;
    • must be issued in Dutch, French, German or English;
    • the result of test must be negative;
    • the date of the sample must be clearly indicated - the document is valid no more than 72 hours;
    • only PCR tests (PCR for SARS CoV-2) are accepted, with a mandatory indication of PCR;
    • the analysis must be carried out in a certified laboratory in the country of departure;
    • RT-LAMP, rapid antigenic test and serological test are not accepted;

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  • completed electronic Passenger Locator Form-PLF
    • PLF in paper will not be accepted.
    • PLF must be completed no earlier than 48 hours prior to arrival in Belgium

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  • Completed Sworn Statement

ALL DOCUMENTS MENTIONED ABOVE SHALL BE PROVIDED AT THE AIRPORT OF DEPARTURE . IN CASE OF FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE DOCUMENTS, THE PASSENGER WILL BE DENIED FOR BOARDING.

Upon arrival in Belgium, passengers shall stay self-isolated for 10 days (a second test is required on the 7th day, in case of a negative test result, the passenger can stop self-isolation).

Bulgaria

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This does not apply to:

    • nationals of Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vatican City (Holy See);
    • passengers with a British passport;
    • passengers with a residence permit 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 United Kingdom;
    • nationals of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo (Rep.), Montenegro, North Macedonia (Rep.), Serbia and Turkey returning via Bulgaria to their country of residence;
    • passengers with an Alien's passport issued by Estonia, Latvia;
    • military personnel.
  2. All passports and national ID cards issued to nationals of Bulgaria and which have expired on 13 March 2020 or later, are considered valid with a prolongation of 6 months. This is due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic.
  3. Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure.

    This does not apply to passengers arriving from Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vatican City (Holy See).

  4. Passengers are subject to quarantine for 14 days.

Cyprus

In accordance with the division of countries into "green", "red", "orange" and "gray" categories depending on the epidemiological situation as of 01.03.2021 Belarus belongs to the "gray" category (the categories of countries are updated by the Ministry of Health on a weekly basis and are available at the following link).

The entry to Cyprus from countries of the "gray" category is allowed only to the following categories of citizens:

  1. Cypriot citizens and their family members (parents, spouses, children)
  2. Persons legally residing in the Republic of Cyprus
  3. EU citizens, citizens of European Economic Area (Island, Lichtenstein, Norway), Switzerland
  4. Persons allowed to enter the Republic of Cyprus in accordance with the Vienna Convention
  5. Citizens of third countries, provided they obtain prior special permission from the Republic of Cyprus, as defined under the Infectious Diseases Decree (N.2/2021 8.1.21), as amended.

Entry requirements

  • complete Cyprus Flight Pass 24 hours prior to departure.

    When filling out Cyprus Flight Pass the certificate of PCR-test result must be downloaded.

    Passengers without Cyprus Flight Pass are denied for boarding.

  • take a PCR-test at most 72 hours prior to departure (children under 12 years old are exempted)*
  • stay self-isolated upon arrival (for 14 days, the period of self-isolation can be shorten provided that an additional PCR-test is taken on the 10th day of stay)

* All categories of citizens, except the persons, indicated in the point 3 above, can take PCR-test upon arrival in Cyprus airports. The price will be 30 EUR.

From April 1, 2021, the Cyprus Ministry of Health will classify states according to the epidemiological situation into "green", "red" and "orange" categories (the categories are updated weekly and available at the following link: https://cyprusflightpass.gov.cy/ en / country-categories):

Requirements for passengers arriving from GREEN countries:

Requirements for passengers arriving from ORANGE countries:

  • take a PCR test at most 72 hours before departure (children under 12 years old do not need a PCR testing)*;
  • fill in the Cyprusflightpass not earlier than 24 hours before departure.

When filling out the Cyprusflightpass, the passenger must download a certificate with the result of the PCR test.

* The following categories of passengers can undergo PCR testing upon arrival in Cyprus at their own expense:

  • citizens of Cyprus and their family members (spouses and children);
  • foreign citizens permanently residing in Cyprus;
  • passengers allowed to enter in accordance with the Vienna Convention;
  • passengers, if it is impossible to undergo PCR testing in the country of departure.

Requirements for passengers arriving from RED countries:

  • take a PCR test at most 72 hours before departure (children under 12 years old do not need a PCR testing)*;
  • fill in the Cyprusflightpass no earlier than 24 hours before departure.

When filling out the Cyprusflightpass, the passenger must download a certificate with the result of the PCR test

  • upon arrival at the airports of Cyprus, undergo an additional PCR test at passenger’s own expense

The cost of PCR testing is:

  • Larnaca-30 Euro
  • Paphos - 32 Euro

The results of the PCR test will be available within 3 hours and sent to the passenger by SMS.

* The following categories of passengers:

  • Cypriot citizens and their family members (spouses and children)
  • foreign citizens permanently residing in Cyprus
  • passengers allowed to enter in accordance with the Vienna Convention are allowed to enter Cyprus if they have only one PCR test taken at the airport upon arrival in Cyprus. However, in this case, passengers will have to stay self-isolated for 72-hours, and then undergo a second PCR test at their own expense. Laboratory test results should be sent to the following email address: monada@mphs.moh.gov.cy

Czech Republic

  1. All foreign citizens, regardless of the country of their arrival, are not allowed to enter the Czech Republic for insignificant reasons.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • citizens of the Czech Republic;
    • foreign citizens with a residence permit issued by the authorities of the Czech Republic;
    • holders of diplomatic passports traveling on duty and with a maximum stay of 14 days;
    • passengers with a "D" visa issued by the authorities of the Czech Republic;
    • passengers with a "C" visa issued by the authorities of the Czech Republic after May 11, 2020;
    • passengers traveling to the Czech Republic for work or study;
    • passengers traveling to the Czech Republic in order to ensure safety, internal order and social protection, to protect health, infrastructure and the operation of public transport, as well as, to solve urgent administrative matters;
    • passengers traveling for substantial reasons to their family and relatives, permanently residing in the Czech Republic;
    • passengers traveling for emergency treatment in medical institutions of the Czech Republic.
  2. Mandatory testing for COVID-19.
    • Prior to departure to the Czech Republic, all passengers must present a medical certificate confirming a negative result of PCR-test for COVID-19.

      PCR-test requirements:

      • taken at most 72 hours before departure;
      • the term of validity of medical certificate is calucalated depending on scheduled time of departure (STD);
      • medical certificate shall be issued by accredited laboratory and produced only in printed version;
      • it's highly recommended to produce medical certificate in English;

      Exeptions:

      At check-in before boarding on flight from Minsk to Prague the following categories of citizens shall provide the negative result of a PCR test (taken at most 72 hours before departure) or an antigen test (taken at most 24 hours before departure):

      • Czech nationals and their family members;
      • citizen of EU countries with a residence permit in the Czech Republic;
      • citizens of third countries with a residence permit in the Czech Republic.
    • Another PCR test must be taken no earlier than 5 days after arrival in the Czech Republic.
  3. Prior to boarding for flight, all passengers must submit a completed Passenger Location form. Form for filling out is available at the following link.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • citizens of the Czech Republic;
    • passengers under 5 years old;
    • holders of diplomatic passports, travelling on duty and with a stay of 14 days;
  4. Passengers must stay self-isolated for 10-days.
  5. It’s obligatory to wear an FFP2 respirator or a medical mask within 10 days from the date of entry into the Czech Republic.
  6. More detailed information on the rules of entry to the Czech Republic is available at the following link

Egypt

  1. Flights to Egypt restarted.
  2. A completed "Public Health Card" must be presented to immigration upon arrival.
  3. Passengers arriving from Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China (People's Rep.), Colombia, Ecuador, France (Paris only), Germany (Frankfurt only), Guyana, Japan, Mexico, New-Zealand, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Thailand, USA, United Kingdom (London Heathrow only), Uruguay or Venezuela must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 96 hours before departure of the flight to Egypt. The medical certificate must be issued by an approved laboratory and must indicate the type of sample taken for the swab.

    This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.

  4. Passengers arriving from any other country must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before departure of the flight to Egypt. The medical certificate must be issued by an approved laboratory and must indicate the type of sample taken for the swab.

    This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.

Estonia

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • British nationals and nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See);
    • parents, children or spouses of nationals or residents of Estonia;
    • residents of Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Denmark, Ireland, Iceland, Spain, Italy, Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Thailand, United Kingdom, Vatican (Holy See), Sweden or Switzerland;
    • passengers who are entering Estonia en route to their home. They must not show any symptoms of Coronavirus (COVID-19);
    • passengers with a long-term visa issued by Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland;
    • students;
    • passengers with a written confirmation of being an unmarried partner of a national or a resident of Estonia, issued by the national or resident of Estonia.
  2. Passengers must present a completed «Travellers Questionnaire for the prevention of the spread of COVID-19» during the check-in at the airport of departure. The form to fill out is available at the following link.
  3. Upon arrival passengers can be subject to self-isolation for 10 days. More information can be found at the link.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT TESTITNG AND SELF-ISOLATION.

Since January the 15th 2021 Estonian Government has established testing procedure upon arrival in Estonia from countries with a high risk of coronavirus infection.

People who do not want to stay in self- isolation for ten days after arriving in Estonia, are required to undergo a PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival in the country. While staying in Estonia, it is possible to undergo a second test not earlier than on the sixth day after the first test was taken abroad. A person is released from the ten-day isolation if the results of both tests are negative.

Those who have not taken the test at most 72 hours before arrival in Estonia can undergo the first test in Estonia immediately after arriving in the country and the second test not earlier than six days after taking the first test. The ten-day isolation may be ended prematurely if the results of both tests are negative.

INFECTION RATE LIMIT OF FOREIGN COUNTRIES.

In addition, the Government decided to raise the infection rate limit of foreign countries, establishing the threshold for self-isolation upon arrival in the country. From 15 January, those arriving in Estonia (including Estonian citizens and residents) and coming from European countries with a cumulative number of positive virus tests of more than 150 per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days have to stay in isolation. The obligation of self-isolation does not extend to cases where the relevant figure is less than 150.

TESTING AT TALLINN AIRPORT PASSENGER TERMINAL.

The information regarding the rules and cost of testing is available here

It is not possible to book time for testing in advance and it is available on first come, first serve basis. In order to avoid possible queues, we recommend to undergo the testing before arrival.

Finland

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • nationals of Finland, their family members;
    • passengers with a residence permit issued by Finland;
    • partners of nationals or residents of Finland;
    • military personnel;
    • more exemptions can be found here.
  2. Upon arrival passengers must provide a medical certificate of a negative test for COVID-19.

    Test requirements:

    • ANTIGEN/PCR;
    • taken at most 72 hours before arrival;
    • the certificate must be in English.

    The testing is not obligatory for passengers with a medical discharge of a Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection which occurred at most 6 months before arrival. Medical certificate must be in English.

    More details can be found here.

  3. A 14-day period of self-isolation is recommended for passengers. This period can be shorten in case the passenger takes a second test in Finland no earlier than 72 hours after arriving in Finland. The self-isolation period will end if the test result is negative.
  4. More details for arriving passengers, published by Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, are available at

France

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This does not apply to:

    • nationals of France and their spouses, children;
    • nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and an EEA Member State, their spouses, children;
    • passengers with a diplomatic, official/service passport;
    • passengers with a residence permit issued by Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See), an EEA Member State;
    • merchant seamen;
    • students;
    • passengers with a confirmation of being an unmarried partner of a national of France. They must also have a written invitation from the national of France;
    • passengers with a Laissez-Passer.
  2. To enter and transit through the territory of France passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative PCR-test (COVID-19) result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

    This does not apply to passengers younger than 11 years.

    ATTENTION: Passengers without PCR-test results are denied for boarding. At the same time passengers shall produce at the check-in desk at the Minsk National airport completed documents indicated in the points 3,4 (declaration on honor indicated in the point 4 may be fill out at the check-in desk).

  3. Passengers entering or transiting through France must present a completed International Travel Certificate upon arrival. The certificate can be obtained at consulates or here.
  4. Passengers must complete a declaration on honor to state that they do not have symptoms of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and they commit to stay in isolation for 7 days upon arrival and take another Coronavirus (COVID-19) molecular test at the end of the isolation period if they are older than 11 years.
  5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine/isolation.

Georgia

Entry rules for COVID-19 vaccinated visitors

Citizens of all countries, traveling by air from any country may enter Georgia if they present the document confirming the full course (two doses) of any COVID-19 vaccination at the border checkpoints of Georgia.

Entry rules for non-vaccinated visitors

Georgian nationals and their spouses:

  1. Georgian nationals ( presenting the negative result of the PCR test taken at most 72 hours prior the visit, will be subject to either 8-day self-isolation or to optional PCR examination at their own expense on the 3rd day of their stay in Georgia;
  2. If Georgian national fails to submit the document confirming the PCR examination, he/she will be placed in self-isolation for 8 days;

All individuals who have travelled to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland within the last 14 days will be placed in mandatory quarantine for 12 days.

For foreigners:

Citizens and residence permit holders of the European Union Member States, Israel, Switzerland, Norway, United States of America, Great Britain, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Bahrein as well as starting from 01.03.2021 the citizens and residents of Azerbaidjan, Armenia, Ukraine,Belarus, Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation are allowed to enter Georgia through the air checkpoints when comply with the following conditions:

  • at the border checkpoint of Georgia present medical certificate of negative PCR-test result taken at most 72 hours prior to travel to Georgia (the certificate must be in English);
  • On the 3rd day of their stay undergo PCR-examination at own expense;
  • Before arrival, complete the special application form, indicating the travel history of the last 14 days, contact details (address, phone number, email etc.).

All individuals who have travelled to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland within the last 14 days will be placed in mandatory quarantine for 12 days upon entry.

Germany

From 30 March 2021, more severe rules for entering Germany are applied.
1. The entry to Germany is allowed for:

- citizens of the EEA member states and Switzerland, as well as their close relatives (spouses and minors under 18 years old) upon presentation of a document confirming the relationship;
- British citizens and their close relatives (spouses and minors under 18 years old) upon presentation of a document confirming the relationship;
- close relatives (spouses and minors under 18 years old) of German citizens and foreign citizens permanently residing in Germany, upon presentation of a document confirming the relationship;
- passengers traveling from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands , Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or the United Kingdom;
- passengers with a residence permit issued by an EEA member state or Switzerland;
- passengers with a long-term visa (i.e. a national “D” visa) issued by an EEA member state or Switzerland;
- passengers with a visa issued by German authorities after March 17, 2020;
- residents of Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand and Uruguay. They must live in the country for at least 6 months;
- military personnel;
- merchant seamen;

If it is necessary to enter for extraordinary reasons, the passenger must contact the police with a request to obtain an entry permit enclosing all required documents at one of the following addresses:
Munich - bpol.muc.sb11ez@polizei.bund.de
Berlin - bpold.berlin.buergeranfragen@polizei.bund.de
Frankfurt - bpold.frankfurt.kost-covid-19@polizei.bund.de
Hanover - bpolifh.haj@polizei.bund.de
Send the received answer to germany@belavia.by
2. Requirements for medical documents
All passengers, entering or transiting Germany, are required to present a medical certificate with a negative COVID test result before boarding at the airport of departure

Test requirements:
- PCR, antigen, RT-LAMP or TMA
- taken at most 48 hours prior to arrival
- the certificate must be in English, French or German
Exceptions:
children under 6 years old

Upon arrival, the medical certificate will be checked by the Federal Police;
IMPORTANT:
Passengers without medical certificate will be denied for boarding.

3. Requirements for other documents
Prior to departure, passengers must register and complete the Digital Entry Application (DEA): https://www.einreiseanmeldung.de.
Accompanying minors are not required to register individually; information about them can be provided during the check-in process by an adult accompanying them.

After filling in all required information, the passenger will receive a PDF file "Confirmation from the digital entry application" as a confirmation of digital registration, which must be printed out. Passengers are required to present this confirmation when check-in for the flight to Germany.
In exceptional cases (if it is not possible to register on the website), it is allowed to fill out a paper PLF ("Passenger Location Form").
The following groups of persons are exempt from registration on the website:
- persons who were in the country from the risk zone in transit, without stopping;
- persons entering the Federal Republic of Germany for the purpose of transit only;
- persons participating in transportations to the territory of neighboring countries and who have spent less than 24 hours in a country from the risk zone or will spend less than 24 hours in the Federal Republic of Germany;
- persons entering the Federal Republic of Germany on business matters to carry out transportations of passengers or goods by road, rail, sea or air.
4. Additional information
- Upon arrival in Germany, all passengers are subject to a mandatory 10 days quarantine.
- From January 23, it is obligatory to wear medical masks (surgical masks, FFP2 or KN95 masks) in all areas of airports, including airport terminals, PTS / Skyline buses, aircraft, etc.
Simply covering your mouth and nose with a scarf or textile masks is not allowed.

More detailed and up-to-date information on quarantine and mandatory testing for entry Germany can be found at the following link: https://www.lufthansa.com/ee/en/entry-into-germany

More SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 related information can be found at (version in german)  https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Transport/Merkblatt_Reisende_DE.pdf?__blob=publicationFile)

Greece

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    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 of Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, Thailand, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay;
    • residents of Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, Thailand, Tunisia, 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.
  2. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 1 or 14 days.
  3. Flights from Turkey are suspended until 15 August 2020.

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

  4. Passengers must complete a "Passenger Locator Form(PLF)" 24 hours before arrival at https://travel.gov.gr/. A QR code generated from the completed form must be presented upon arrival.
  5. Passengers arriving from Albania and North Macedonia (Rep.) must arrive at Athens (ATH).
  6. Until 15 August 2020, passengers arriving from Bulgaria, Romania or United Arab Emirates must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival. The certificate must be in English.

    This does not apply to:

    • nationals of Greece;
    • passengers with a residence permit issued by Greece;
    • passengers traveling on business.
  7. Effective 11 August 2020, passengers arriving from Malta must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival. The certificate must be in English.
    • This does not apply to nationals of Greece.
    • This does not apply to passengers with a residence permit issued by Greece.
    • This does not apply to passengers traveling on business.

Hungary

Currently, only the following categories of passengers are allowed to enter Hungary:

  1. Hungarian nationals and their family members;
  2. Foreign citizens with a residence permit issued by the Hungarian authorities, as well as, their family members;
  3. Foreign nationals with any residence permit issued by the Hungarian Immigration Authority, with a longer validity than 90 days;
  4. Passengers providing satisfactory proof that they have undergone COVID-19 infection within 6 months prior to entry;
  5. Passengers in transit are allowed to enter in case of negative health screening at entry, if they are able to certify the purpose and destination of their travel and their entry into a neighboring country of Hungary on their way to their final destination;
  6. Passengers arriving for cultural or sporting events in Hungary are allowed to enter with a ticket of the event provided that they have two negative PCR test results within 5 days with at least 48 hours passing between the two examinations. This category is subject to special quarantine measures;
  7. Citizens of the EU, EEA, EU candidate states, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, USA, Bahrein, UAE, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, China, Russian Federation, Singapore, Turkey, Ukraine, Korea, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, as well as, citizens with a residence permit (valid longer than 90 days) in the states mentioned above doing business or economic activity in Hungary and this can be proved at entry.

All assengers, except the citizens, indicated in the point 7 above, may be subject to health screening, quarantine.

Israel

  1. Temporally passengers are not allowed to enter Israel.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • nationals of Israel;
    • foreign citizens permanently residing in Israel;
    • foreign nationals with a special approval issued by Ministry of internal affairs
  2. Requirements for medical documents and declarations for entry

    Passengers to enter Israel must present the following documents at check-in at the airport of departure:

    • a medical certificate of a negative PCR test result taken at most 72 hours before departure (the certificate must contain the identification number or the passenger's passport number);
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    • an electronic confirmation of the completion of the "Entry Report" (must be completed not earlier than 24 hours before departure).
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    • a medical insurance covering the COVID-19 expenses (insurance is not required for citizens and residents of Israel).

    Transit passengers must present a medical certificate of a negative PCR test result taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first point of embarkation.

    Important! Passengers without all documents mentioned above are denied for boarding!

  3. Upon arrival, all passengers, except persons with a certificate of vaccination issued by medical institutions of Israel, are subject to mandatory quarantine.
  4. More information regarding entry regulations of Israel is here

Italy

  1. Until April 30, 2021, the free entry of passengers is restricted.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • citizens of Italy;
    • EU citizens and citizens of the Schengen area, as well as their family members;
    • passengers with a long-term residence permit and their family members;
    • passengers who have shown proof of permanent personal relationships with Italian citizens / EU citizens / citizens of the Schengen countries and persons permanently residing in Italy;

      In this case a passenger must provide the following documents:

      • a copy of the citizen's document with whom he/she has permanent personal relationships;
      • written notification "DICHIARAZIONE GARANZIA E/O ALLOGGIO";
      • flight ticket with a return date indicated;
      • the period of stay in Italy must be at least 14 days.
    • passengers traveling to Italy for business purposes up to 120 hours of stay in Italy;

      In this case a passenger must provide the following documents:

      • a letter from the host organization confirming the purpose of the visit;
      • return flight ticket no later than five days after arrival in Italy.
    • passengers arriving to visit official international exhibitions.

      In this case a passenger must provide the following documents:

      • invitation or ticket to the exhibition;
      • a round-trip ticket with a period of stay in Italy no more than 5 days.
    • close relatives of Italian citizens or persons with a long-term residence permit (carta di soggiorno o permesso di soggiorno).

      In this case a passenger must provide the following documents:

      • a copy of Italian passport or residence permit;
      • a document confirming the relationship with the translation into Italian;
      • flight ticket with a return date indicated.
      • the period of stay in Italy must be at least 14 days.
    • passengers returning via Italy to their country of residence;
    • students;
    • military personnel.
  2. Requirements for medical documents

    In accordance with the Italian Government Decree of April 16, 2021, starting from April 19, all passengers entering or transiting Italy are required to present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 test result before boarding at the airport of their departure.

    Test requirements:

    • performed by PCR method, ANTIGEN;
    • taken at most 48 hours before arrival;
    • test result in English.

    Important! The passenger without a medical certificate will be denied for boarding.

  3. A completed self-declaration form must be provided prior to boarding. The form can be obtained at the link.
    ** in the near future it is planned to replace paper “AUTODICHIARAZIONE” with a digital localization form with a QR code.
  4. Passengers arriving in Sardinia must present a completed registration form upon arrival. The questionnaire can be obtained before departure here.
  5. Passengers arriving in Calabria, Puglia or Sicily must present a completed health declaration upon arrival. The form can be obtained for:
  6. Upon arrival, passengers are subject to 10 days self-isolation. When the 10 days period expires, the passenger must undergo a second test for COVID-19 (PCR or antigen).

Detailed information can be found on the website

FULL EXEMPTION

Provided that a self-declaration or a digital localization form are completed and any symptoms of COVID-19 are not detected, the following categories of passengers are exempted from the obligation to undergo the testing, self-isolation and additional testing:

  • drivers and crews of vehicles;
  • persons who enter Italy for a period of not more than one hundred and twenty (120) hours for confirmed reasons related to work, health or due to circumstances of extreme necessity, with the obligation to immediately leave the territory of the country at the end of the specified period or, if this does not happen, then start a period of sanitary supervision and self-isolation in accordance with paragraphs 1 to 5 of article 51 of the decree of the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of March 2, 2021.
  • frontier workers who enter and leave the territory of the country on-duty and then return to the place of residence or stay;
  • employees of companies and organizations with a registered legal address or an additional office in Italy in case of traveling abroad for confirmed business reasons for a period not exceeding 120 hours;

PARTIAL EXEMPTION

Provided that a self-declaration or a digital localization form are completed and any symptoms of COVID-19 are not detected, the following categories of passengers are exempted from the obligation to undergo the testing before enter Italy:

  • medical personnel who enter Italy to carry out professional activities, including temporary fulfillment of duties specified in article 13 of Decree-Law No. 18 of March 17, 2020;
  • accredited or appointed employees of institutions of the European Union or international organizations, diplomats, administrative and technical employees of diplomatic missions, employees and workers of consular posts;
  • military personnel, including those returning from international missions, employees of public law enforcement bodies;
  • personnel responsible for ensuring the information security of the Republic;
  • firefighters travelling on-duty.

Kazakhstan

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter and transit through the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • nationals of Kazakhstan and foreign citizens residing in the territory of Kazakhstan;
    • citizens of the Republic of Belarus, Egypt, Germany, Korea (Republic of), Kyrgyzstan, the Netherlands, the Russian Federation, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan;
    • spouses, parents and children of citizens of Kazakhstan and foreign citizens residing in the territory of Kazakhstan;
    • holders of diplomatic passports and their family members;
    • passengers with a visa issued by Kazakhstan before March 16, 2020 and approved by the Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan;
    • students with an invitation letter from an educational institution of Kazakhstan;
    • passengers traveling on business and approved by the Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan. Airlines should check if the passenger is on the protocol list by contacting a.kobenov@miid.gov.kz.
  2. All passengers traveling to Kazakhstan are required to submit a medical certificate of negative PCR test result for COVID-19.

    Certificate requirements:

    • must be issued in Kazakh, Russian or English;
    • the PCR test must be taken at most 72 hours before arrival in Kazakhstan.

    Exception: Children under the age of 5 years do not need to undergo a PCR-test;

  3. Upon arrival in Kazakhstan, passengers must submit a completed application form to the immigration control.

Latvia

Passengers are not allowed to enter and transit through the territory of Latvia

This requirement does not apply to the following categories of passengers:

  • nationals of Latvia and foreign citizens permanently residing in the territory of Latvia;
  • persons permanently residing in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway , Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Great Britain or the Vatican (Holy See), transiting through Latvia to the country of their permanent residence;
  • passengers traveling to Latvia for work;
  • students;
  • passengers traveling to Latvia to receive medical services;
  • passengers traveling to Latvia to attend the funeral of a close relative;
  • passengers traveling to Latvia for family reunification;

Required documents for entry to Latvia:

  1. Medical certificate of a negative result of a PCR test, made no earlier than 72 hours before entering Latvia. The certificate must be in English, German, French or Russian (or in the official language of the country of departure)

    PCR testing is not required:

    • children under 11 years old;
    • representatives of the diplomatic corps;
    • employees and crew of carriers;
    • seafarers going to or from their place of work.
  2. 48 hours before entering Latvia, all passengers must fill out the COVIDpass form, receive a QR code and present it at checking-in for a flight at the airport of departure.

    IMPORTANT: Passengers without a medical certificate of a negative PCR test and a QR code confirming the completion of COVIDpass will be denied for boarding.

    Upon arrival in Latvia, passengers must undergo an additional test for Covid-19 at their own expense in the nearest laboratory (laboratory at Riga International Airport). In case of not performing the test or having positive test a mandatory isolation in an approved hotel is applied (Regulation No 360 Paragraph 56)

    This test is not required for:

    • transfer passengers;
    • crews;
    • seamen;
    • holders of diplomatic passports;
    • sportsmen;
    • persons coming with the permissions of Latvian Investment and development agency.

All passengers upon arrival in Latvia are subject to 10-day self-isolation.

Lebanon

  1. Flights to Lebanon restarted.
  2. Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 96 hours before arrival. Another PCR test will be done on arrival.

    This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

  3. Passengers arriving from Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Iraq, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia or Zimbabwe must have a hotel reservation confirmation for 48 hours for either Lancaster Hotels, Golden Tulip Hotel or Radisson Blu Martinez.
  4. Passengers are subject to quarantine for 48 hours.
  5. Passengers transiting through Beirut (BEY) to Syria must have a pre-approval from the Syrian Authorities.

    This does not apply to nationals of Syria.

    This does not apply to passengers with a Travel Document for Palestinian Refugees (Document de Voyage pour les Refugies Palestiniens) issued by Syria.

  6. A health declaration form must be completed online at https://arcg.is/0GaDnG.

Lithuania

  1. Temporally passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • nationals and residents of Lithuania;
    • nationals Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See);
    • British nationals;
    • residents of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or the United Kingdom;
    • residents of Australia, Japan, Korea (Rep.), New Zealand, Rwanda, Thailand and Uruguay;
    • passengers with a national visa issued by Lithuania;
    • children, spouses and their children, partners with registered partnership and their children, parents and guardians of nationals of Lithuania and of permanent residents of Lithuania;
    • students;
    • NATO personnel and their family members;
    • merchant seamen.
  2. All passengers entering Lithuania before boarding at the airport of departure must present the following documents:
    • QR-code, confirming the filling out of electronical questionnaire

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    • a medical certificate (issued in one of the official EU languages or Russian) of a negative COVID-19 test result (PCR or antigen), taken at most 72 hours before entry (Serological antibody test is not accepted).

      This requirement does not apply to the following categories of passengers:

      • crew members;
      • transit passengers (transit passengers should get all necessary information regarding the travel restrictions and COVID-19 test requirements applicable by the country of their destination);
      • children under 16;

      OR

    • a document ( shall be issued in one of the official EU languages) confirming that a person has recovered from COVID-19 if maximum 90 days have been passed from the positive test result (PCR or antigen)*

      * Documents proving that a person has recovered from COVID-19 do not need to be presented if the disease has been diagnosed in Lithuania and the data are provided in the information system.

      OR

    • a document (shall be issued in one of the official EU languages) confirming that a person has gone through the full course of COVID-19 vaccination with vaccine registered in the European Union Register of Medicinal Products).
  3. Upon arrival in Lithuania passengers must stay self-isolated for 10 days (on the seventh day of isolation the passenger can undergo an additional PCR test and if the result is negative – stop self-isolation).

More details regarding self-isolation exemptions are available at the link

Moldova

Passengers traveling to Moldova must present the following documents at check-in at the airport of departure:

1. Medical certificate of negative test result for COVID-19.
Test requirements:
- performed by PCR method;
- taken at most 72 hours before arrival
- the certificate must be issued in English, French, Romanian or Russian.

OR

2. Confirmation of a completed vaccination (2 doses) against COVID-19
(the document must be in English, Romanian, French or Russian)

Important!
Passengers without the above mentioned documents will be denied  for boarding.

Exceptions:
The following categories of persons may be accepted for boarding without the above mentioned documents if they do not show clinical signs of respiratory infection or fever:
- children under 5 years old;
- crews and service personnel of aircraft;
- persons traveling to Moldova for humanitarian or medical purposes, including accompanying persons (supporting documents must be presented);
- holders of diplomatic, official, service, special passports or UN travel documents, including their family members, employees of diplomatic missions and international organizations / missions accredited in Moldova and / or personnel involved in the provision of humanitarian assistance;
- transit passengers if they stay at the airport terminal until next flight (passengers shall comply with entry requirements of their destination country - testing for COVID-19 and other required documents).

Passengers must present a completed "Epidemiological Form" upon arrival. The form to fill out is available at the following: link

Netherlands

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • nationals and residents of the Netherlands;
    • nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See);
    • passengers with a long-term residence permit issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden;
    • passengers with a long-term "D" visa issued by Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland;
    • residents of Australia, Korea (Rep.), New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand, Uruguay;
    • passengers with a consular, diplomatic, official, service or special passports traveling on duty;
    • passengers with a Schengen visa issued after 19 March 2020 traveling through the Netherlands to another Schengen Member State;
    • merchant seamen;
    • military personnel;
    • students with a proof of admission to a course

    More details are available here

  2. Requirements to medical certificates for entry/transit the Netherlands (PCR test + antigen for COVID-19 test)

    Passengers to enter/transit the Netherlands are required to provide a proof of negative test results for COVID-19:

    • To enter the Netherlands
    • Medical certificate of a negative PCR-test result, taken at least 24 hours before departure from Minsk;

      OR

    • Medical certificate of a negative PCR-test result, taken at least 72 hours before arrival in Amsterdam

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    • a rapid test for COVID-19, taken at most 24 hours before departure from Minsk.
    • To transit through the Netherlands
      • Medical certificate of a negative PCR-test result, taken at least 72 hours before arrival in Amsterdam

    PLEASE, BE AWARE: If PCR-test is made less than 24 hours before departure – a rapid test for COVID-19 is not required.

    https://www.government.nl/topics/coronavirus-covid-19/visiting-the-netherlands-from-abroad/mandatory-negative-test-results-and-declaration

    Test requirements:

    • certificate shall be in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese or Spanish
    • produced on check-in.

    Details can be found here.

    The testing is not required for:

    • passengers younger than 13 years;
    • passengers with a diplomatic passport;
    • students residing and studying in Switzerland, the United Kingdom or an EEA Member State;
    • passengers with a NATO Travel Order or a NATO-2 visa;
  3. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

    Express test for COVID-19 can be performed at Minsk National Airport 4 hours before departure (the laboratory is situated on the 3 floor of departure zone, sector 5-6).

    Payment is possible through a bank or through a payment terminal.

    Payment via «Single Settlement and Information Space» (SSIS) is possible. You will need to present a printed check. If there is no possibility to print a check, you can send it for printing to the email address: covid-AMS@belavia.by

    Payment details:

    • Beneficiary name: State Institution «Minsk City Center of Hygiene and Epidemiology» Directorate of «Belinvestbank» OJSC for Minsk and Minsk region,
    • BIC BLBBY2X
    • Beneficiary account: BY24BLBB36320100233760001001
    • Tax ID: 100233760
    • Payment type: 42-6ВД/COVID-19

    If you make a payment at a bank, please inform the employee about the need to make a payment through the «Single Settlement and Information Space» (SSIS).

    To pay through ATM, INFOKIOSK, MOBILE BANKING, YOU MUST CHOOSE:

    1. Payment for services
    2. All payments
    3. Single Settlement and Information Space» (SSIS)
    4. Social services, Healthcare.
    5. Healthcare
    6. Sanitary and preventive centers in Minsk
    7. Minsk City Center of Hygiene and Epidemiology
    8. Sanitary and hygienic services
    9. To pay for the service, enter the number is 42-6ВД
    10. Full name
    11. Enter the payment amount

      The cost of test as of 01.01.2021 is:

      • for residents of the Republic of Belarus – 44.69 rubles
      • for non-residents – 48.48 rubles
    12. Check the correctness of the information
    13. Make a payment
  4. Upon the arrival in the Netherlands, passengers shall stay at a 10-day quarantine. Details can be found here.
  5. Before departure all passengers, except children under 13 years old, must complete Health Declaration at the link and produce it at check-in.

Poland

  1. Currently only following categories of passenger are allowed to enter Poland.
    • nationals and residents of Poland;
    • spouses, children of nationals of Poland;
    • passengers under the constant care of nationals of Poland;
    • 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, Switzerland;
    • British nationals and their family members (spouses, children) ;
    • spouses and children of 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, Switzerland;
    • nationals and residents of Australia, Belarus, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Korea (Rep.), New Zealand, Thailand, Tunisia;
    • passengers with a residence permit 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 United Kingdom and their spouses and children, returning via Poland to their country of residence;
    • merchant seamen traveling on duty;
    • passengers traveling as students.
  2. Upon arrival the passengers are subject to quarantine for 10 days (passengers can not be exempted from quarantine on the basis of test for COVID-19 taken in the country of their departure)
    • passengers in quarantine can undergo a COVID-19 test (PCR or antigen) in Poland, and in case of a negative result - they can be exempted of quarantine;
    • passengers with a proof of vaccination against COVID-19 are exempted from quarantine (the vaccine must be approved for use in EU countries)

    A list of quarantine exemptions can be found here

Russian Federation

  1. The entry of foreign citizens and stateless persons is temporarily restricted.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • nationals of the Russian Federation and members of their families;
    • persons traveling to the Russian Federation to their family members who are citizens of the Russian Federation (parents, children, spouses);
    • persons entering the Russian Federation for treatment;
    • persons entering the Russian Federation to visit close relatives in need of care;
    • foreign citizens permanently residing in the Russian Federation;
    • citizens of the Republic of Belarus and persons holding a residence permit or a permanent stay permit in Belarus entering the Russian Federation through air checkpoints;
  2. Requirements to the medical documents

    Passengers, regardless of their age, arriving or transiting through the territory of the Russian Federation must present a medical certificate of a negative PCR test for COVID-19, taken at most 72 hours before arrival.

    Certificate requirements:

    • presented in the printed form;
    • in Russian or English;
    • a notarized translation into Russian is accepted.

    This requirement does not apply to the nationals of Russia.

  3. Attention! Additionally, excluding the reasons specified in the point 1 above, the following categories of passengers can be accepted for boarding on flights from Minsk when certain requirements are met:

    The citizens of the EAEU countries (Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan) can enter the Russian Federation through the air checkpoints of the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Armenia and the Kyrgyz Republic upon presentation of a negative result of COVID-19 testing , displayed in the application "Traveling without COVID-19".

More detailed information regarding the entry regulations of the Russian Federation can be found in the Decree of the Russian Federation Goverment N 635-p of 16.03.2020.

Serbia

  1. Passengers entering the Republic of Serbia must provide a medical certificate of a negative PCR test result for COVID-19, taken at most 48 hours before arrival.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • Serbian citizens and foreign citizens permanently residing in Serbia;
    • passengers under 12 years old if a parent, tutor or accompanying person sharing the household with the minor has presented a medical certificate of a negative PCR test for COVID-19, taken at most 48 hours before arrival, if such a requirement applies to them;
    • passengers in transit, provided that the time they stay on the territory of Serbia is less than 12 hours;
    • accredited employees of foreign diplomatic missions and consular offices, international organizations, as well as their family members, upon presentation of identification documents issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the General Secretariat of the Government of Serbia;
    • employees of foreign military forces, police or other security services, transiting through the territory of Serbia, or arriving in Serbia for the performance of their official duties (with prior notification).
  2. In the event when a flight is delayed or due to other unforeseen circumstances that led to an involuntary delay in a passenger's entry in Serbia, the validity of a medical certificate for a negative PCR test must not exceed 72 hours at the time of entry in Serbia.
  3. Passengers arriving for a business purpose and presenting an e-mail confirmation from the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Industry are allowed to enter, provided that they will submit to the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Industry within 24 hours from the moment of crossing the state border a certificate of test result for COVID-19 (PCR or antigen) issued by an accredited laboratory of the Republic of Serbia.
  4. Passengers can be subject for a 10-days quarantine. More information is available at the link.

Spain

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This does not apply to:

    • nationals and residents 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, Switzerland and United Kingdom;
    • residents of Andorra, Australia, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Thailand, Uruguay or Vatican City (Holy See);
    • passengers arriving from 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, Sweden, Switzerland or United Kingdom;
    • passengers with a long-term visa issued by a Schengen Member State returning via Spain to their country of residence;
    • passengers with a diplomatic passport traveling on duty;
    • merchant seamen;
    • military personnel;
    • immediate family members of a national of an EU Member State traveling together or traveling to join the national of an EU Member State;
    • immediate family members of a British national traveling together or traveling to join the British national;
    • passengers who are unmarried partners of nationals of Spain. They must have a confirmation of their relationship issued by a consulate of Spain;
    • students with proof of being enrolled in a course in Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland. They must:
      • have a medical insurance; and
      • be traveling to the country where they study, at most 15 days before the start of the course.
  2. Passengers arriving from Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Cape Verde, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Curacao, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, France, French Polynesia, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guam, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Palestinian Territory, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russian Fed., San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, St. Maarten, Sweden, Switzerland, USA, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates or United Kingdom must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT - PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before arrival and the certificate must be in English or Spanish.

    This does not apply to passengers arriving from Agder, Innlandet, More og Romsdal, Nordland, Rogaland, Troms og Finnmark, Trøndelag and Vestfold og Telemark in Norway; arriving from Notio Aigaio in Greece; or arriving from Faroe Isl. or Greenland.

  3. Passengers must complete an "FCS Health Control Form" at https://www.spth.gob.es/. A QR code generated from the completed form must be presented upon arrival.
  4. Residency permits and "D" visas issued by Spain that expired between 17 December 2019 and 21 June 2020 are accepted for entry until 21 December 2020.
  5. Passengers are subject to medical screening upon arrival.
  6. All passengers, without exception, must fill out and download a form to their phone, in which they must indicate where and from they are going and why: https://certificatdes.confinapp.cat/#/ (specify the postal code of the departure point 08820-El Prat de Llobregat and the postal code of the destination city). You can fill out in Catalan, Spanish and English (select the language on the website on the top right). In case of non-compliance with these measures, passengers may be fined by the relevant competent authority (Transport Police). Check and control posts are located at the entrance/exit from the territory of the airport, as well as in public transport that runs to/from the airport. The reasons for such emergency measures can be read here.

Sweden

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter Sweden.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • nationals of Sweden;
    • foreign nationals with a residence permit issued by Swedish authorities and their family members, provided that the residence permit shall be issued with a validity period more than three months;
    • citizens of the states of the European Economic Area (EEA) and their family members. More information is available at the following link;
    • foreign citizens with a residence permit issued by the authorities of the countries of the European Economic Area (EEA) and their family members. The residence permit shall be issued with a validity period more than three months;
    • foreign citizens with national visas issued by the authorities of the EEA states and their family members. The visa shall be issued with a validity period more than three months;
    • residents of Australia, Japan, Korea (Rep.), New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand;
    • merchant seamen;
    • military personnel;
    • students;
    • passengers younger than 18 years traveling to meet a parent residing in Sweden, and accompanying persons;
    • parents traveling to meet their children younger than 18 years residing in Sweden.
  2. Medical documents to enter Sweden:

    From February 6, 2021, before departure to Sweden, passengers at the airport of embarkation must provide a medical certificate of a negative test result for COVID-19.

    Requirements for the certificate of COVID-19 testing:

    • type of test (antigen, LAMP/PCR);
    • test for COVID-19 shall be taken no earlier than 48 hours before arrival;
    • the certificate must be in English.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • Swedish nationals and foreign citizens residing in Sweden (they will be tested upon arrival in Sweden);
    • passengers under 18 years old;
    • merchant seamen.

Switzerland

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

    This does not apply to:

    • nationals of EEA Member States, Switzerland;
    • British nationals;
    • passengers arriving from Schengen Member States;
    • passengers arriving directly from Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Ireland (Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay, Vatican City (Holy See);
    • family members of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship;
    • family members of British nationals. They must present proof of their relationship;
    • residents of Liechtenstein, Switzerland;
    • residents of Schengen Member States returning directly via Switzerland to their country of residence;
    • passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland;
    • passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020;
    • unmarried partners of residents of Switzerland. They must have a written invitation from the residents in Switzerland and present proof of their relationship.
  2. Passengers are not allowed to transit if arriving from a non-Schengen Member State to another Schengen Member State.

    This does not apply to:

    • nationals of EEA Member States, Switzerland;
    • British nationals;
    • passengers arriving directly from Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Ireland (Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay, Vatican City (Holy See);
    • family members of nationals of EEA Member States, Switzerland;
    • family members of British nationals;
    • residents of EEA Member States, Switzerland;
    • passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland;
    • passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020.
  3. Passengers are subject to quarantine for 10 days. A list of quarantine exemptions can be found here.

Turkey

  1. Passengers, prior to boarding to Turkish airports, must present a medical certificate of a negative PCR test result for COVID-19, taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first point of embarkation.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • children under 6 years old;
    • merchant seamen;
    • humanitarian flights;
    • aircraft crew members;
    • transit passengers (if they stay in transit area of the airport and do not leave it till their next flight);

    Transit passengers are advised to get all necessary information regarding the travel restrictions and COVID-19 test requirements in their destination country.

  2. Passengers who in past 10 days before enter Turkey have stayed in Brazil, Denmark, South Africa or the United Kingdom are subject to 14-day quarantine (on the 10th day of quarantine, a second PCR test must be taken, if the test result is negative - further quarantine is not required).
  3. Before entering Turkey, all passengers regardless their age must complete the Passenger Information Form and present QR-code, confirming its filling out, at check-in. Passenger Information Form is available here

    From March 15, 2021 the hard copies of Passenger Information Form are not accepted.

  4. Passengers and crew members undergo a medical examination.

Turkmenistan

  1. Air traffic of Turkmenistan with other countries is limited until March 1, 2021.

    This requirement does not apply to repatriation flights when special permission is obtained.

  2. Passengers upon arrival in Turkmenistan must provide the following documents:
    • a completed Passenger Location Form (the form for filling is available at the following link);
    • a medical certificate of a negative PCR test for COVID-19, taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point;
    • medical certificates on vaccination against COVID-19 and on the determination of antibodies (IgM, IgG) in the blood by chromatographic method. This requirement does not apply to citizens of Turkmenistan.
  3. Foreign citizens are subject to a 21-day quarantine if they do not have a medical certificate of vaccination against COVID-19.

    IMPORTANT: They shall produce medical certificates:

    • a medical certificate of a negative PCR test for COVID-19, taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point;
    • a medical certificate on the determination of antibodies (IgM, IgG) in the blood by the chromatographic method.

UAE

  1. Passengers are not allowed to enter the UAE.

    This requirement does not apply to:

    • UAE citizens and foreign citizens permanently residing in the UAE;
    • domestic helpers who are traveling with the sponsor or with the first degree family members of the sponsor;
    • passengers with an entry permit issued by the authorities of the UAE;
    • passengers traveling as tourists to Dubai (DXB) or Sharjah (SHJ) with a return/onward ticket;
    • Citizens of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia;
    • nationals of Korea (Rep.) traveling under the Fast Track program and traveling to Dubai (DXB). They must have a pre-arranged visa or a pre-approval to enter;
    • nationals of Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China (People's Rep.), Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Fed., San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Isl., Spain, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Sweden, Switzerland, USA, Ukraine, Uruguay and Vatican City (Holy See), passengers with a British passport with nationality "British Citizen" and passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport, traveling to Abu Dhabi (AUH);
  2. Passengers, except UAE nationals, who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through South Africa or Nigeria are not allowed to enter and transit.
  3. Passengers upon arrival in Dubai (DXB) must:
    • undergo medical screening;
    • download and register on the COVID-19 DXB Smart App.
  4. Passengers traveling as tourists arriving in Dubai (DXB) or Sharjah (SHJ) must have health insurance.
  5. Residents of the United Arab Emirates with a residence visa issued by Dubai returning to Dubai (DXB) must have a GDRFA authorization obtained before leaving.

Mandatory documents for entry

For foreign citizens

All passengers must present a printed medical certificate of a negative PCR test result for COVID-19 taken at most 72 hours prior to arrival in Dubai (DXB). The certificate must be in Arabic or English and issued by an approved laboratory listed at https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the country of departure.

This does not apply to:

  • citizens of the United Arab Emirates;
  • passengers under 12 years old;
  • passengers with disabilities.

For UAE citizens

Citizens of the United Arab Emirates entering Dubai (DXB) must undergo a PCR test for coronavirus (COVID-19) upon arrival.

For transit passengers

There is no need to provide a printed medical certificate of a negative PCR test result for COVID-19 in case when passenger depart from Belarus and transit through Dubai (DXB).

Ukraine

The entry to the territory of Ukraine is possible in compliance with the following requirements:

Foreign citizens shall provide

  • a medical certificate of a negative PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival;

    Exception: Children under 12 years old;

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  • insurance policy (warrant, certificate) that covers the costs associated with the treatment of COVID-19, observation, and is valid for the period of stay in Ukraine.

    The insurance policy is not required for:

    • persons recognized as refugees or persons in need of complementary protection;
    • employees of diplomatic missions and consular offices of foreign states, representations of official international missions, organizations accredited in Ukraine, and their family members;
    • crew members of aircrafts, sea and river vessels;
    • the personnel (subdivisions) of the armed forces of the NATO member states and the member states of the NATO Partnership for Peace program who participate in the training activities of the Armed Forces subunits.

Nationals of Ukraine and foreign citizens permanently residing in Ukraine shall provide

  • medical certificate of a negative PCR test taken at most 72hours before arrival

    Exception: Children under 12 years old;

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  • if PCR test is not provided upon the arrival-stay self-isolated for 14 days (you need to download and install the "Home" application)

    The following categories of passengers are exempted from self-isolation provided that they have not been in contact with a person infected by COVID-19:

    • children under 12 years old;
    • crew members of aircrafts, sea and river vessels;
    • persons transporting stem cells for transplantation.

PCR test in not required for transit passengers when the period of transit takes no more than 24 hours (kindly be aware of entry regulation of your destination country).

United Kingdom

  1. Passengers who have been in or transited through Angola, Argentina, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Ecuador, Eswatini, French Guiana, Guyana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Seychelles, South Africa, Suriname, Tanzania, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia or Zimbabwe in the past 10 days are not allowed to enter.

    This does not apply to:

    • British nationals;
    • nationals of Ireland (Rep.);
    • residents of the United Kingdom.
  2. Passengers are subject to self-isolation for 10 days, details can be found here
  3. Passengers entering or transiting through the United Kingdom must complete a "Public Health Passenger Locator Form" and present it to immigration upon arrival. The form shall be filled in before departure at the link

    This does not apply to military personnel with an exemption letter from the Ministry of Defence.

  4. All passengers, including transit passengers, before boarding the aircraft must provide one of the following options for a certificate of a negative test result:
    • the antigen of the coronavirus;
    • RNA of coronavirus using loop isothermal amplification (LAMP),
    • PCR test for COVID-19.

Certificate requirement:

  • performed in English, French, Spanish;
  • made at most 72 hours before departure.

Failure to the certificate on the arrival: The passenger may be subject to an administrative penalty as a fine of £ 500.

The requirement is not applicable to:

  • passengers under 11 years old;
  • passengers arriving from Ireland (Rep.);
  • seamen of the merchant marine;
  • military personnel upon presentation of an official letter from the Ministry of Defence.

More information can be found at the following link.

For more details before visiting UK, please, visit gov.uk.

Uzbekistan

All passengers, except children under 12 years, upon arrival to Uzbekistan must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result.

The test requirements:

  • taken at most 72 hours before departure to Uzbekistan;
  • the certificate of test result must be issued in English/Russian.