Greece has opened its airports for travel from the EU, Schengen and several third countries. Domestically, restrictions are being eased again, following a decrease in infection rates.
Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Greece?
- Anyone arriving to Greece without a test or proof of vaccination, will be required to self-quarantine for 10 days.
- If rapid tests upon arrival are positive, additional quarantine will be required.
Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Greece?
- All arrivals to Greece will be required to present a negative PCR or RT-PCR test, no older than 72 hours, or an antigen test no older than 48 hours.
- Random rapid tests are conducted at the border.
- Arrivals who are fully vaccinated, or recovered from COVID-19, may present proof of vaccination/recovery instead.
- Travelers to Greek Islands, even if traveling domestically, must present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours, or proof of vaccination or recovery.
- Arrivals from Egypt, Albania, Argentina, Brazil, Georgia, Cuba, United Arab Emirates, India, China, Libya, Morocco, Russia, Bulgaria, Northern Macedonia, Pakistan and Turkey will be tested upon arrivals as well.
Is public transportation open in Greece?
Public transportation in Greece is operating in a limited capacity.
Flying domestically in Greece requires a negative Covid test or proof of vaccination.
Are the restaurants and bars open in Greece?
Restaurants, cafes and bars in Greece are open and requires proof of vaccination or recovery from COVID-19.
Are businesses and attractions open in Greece?
- Non-essential businesses and attractions in Greece are open, with health protocols in place.
- Only vaccinated individuals, or those who tested negative within 48 hours, may use indoor spaces.
- In high-risk areas, a nightly curfew is in place between 01:00 and 06:00.
Do I need to wear a face mask in Greece?
Wearing face masks is required in enclosed public places, and when social distancing can't be maintained.