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  • MasksRequired in some cases
  • COVID TestPCR required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • QuarantineFor some origins
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: August 31, 2021
Reviewed: October 15, 2021
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Hungary's borders have re-opened for some travelers, and domestic restrictions are gradually being lifted.

Can I travel to Hungary?

  • Anyone arriving from the EU, Schengen, as well as the following countries, may enter Hungary:

    • Israel ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ
    • Albania ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ
    • Azerbaijan ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
    • Bahrain ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญ
    • Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
    • Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
    • Kyrgyzstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ
    • Montenegro ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช
    • North Macedonia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ
    • Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
    • Serbia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ
    • United Kingdom ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง
    • United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
    • Turkey ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท
    • Uzbekistan ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
    • Ukraine ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
    • United Arab Emirates ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช
    • China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ
  • Some other exceptions may be made for business travelers and few other categories.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Hungary?

  • Permitted arrivals to Hungary are required to self-quarantine for 10 days.
  • Travelers from countries mentioned above are exempt.
  • Leaving quarantine is possible after two negative PCR tests, at least 48 hours apart.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Hungary?

  • All arrivals are required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.
  • Fully vaccinated are exempt from testing.
  • All arrivals to Hungary will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms.
  • All arrivals will be tested twice for COVID-19, during their quarantine period.
  • Business travelers are exempt.

Is public transportation open in Hungary?

Public transportation in Hungary is operating.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Hungary?

Restaurants, cafes, and bars are open for outdoor seating for everyone, and indoor seating for those who have been vaccinated.

Are businesses and attractions open in Hungary?

  • Non-essential businesses and leisure facilities is Hungary are open.
  • Only vaccinated individuals may use indoors facilities and attend to events of over 500 people.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Hungary?

Wearing face masks is required only in hospitals and few social events.


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