International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Summary

The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Netherlands to Greece.

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Border Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Policies
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Cases Per Million
544.10
Increased by-66.79
at 12/7/2021
Vaccinated
69.19%
Increased by1.24%
at 12/7/2021
Return Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Description

Travelers from selected countries are allowed to enter Greece. Travelers must be nationals or residents of these countries. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Start Date
4/19/2021
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Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of pre-departure COVID-19 test results required for vaccinated travelers

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers are not required to have proof of negative COVID-19 test results before travel.

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Mandatory

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results before exiting Zambia

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result before departing from Zambia.

Travelers must create a PanaBios account and generate a Trusted Travel Code. Travelers with results from non-trusted travel compliant laboratories will be required to upload test results to the Global Haven System for authentication.

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Departure
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers must have proof of vaccination showing they received their last required dose at least 14 days before travel. Vaccine proof can be in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, or Russian and the person’s full name must match the name on the passport or any other recognized travel document.

Travelers have the option to present proof via EU Digital Certificate.

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Acceptable vaccines are: Pfizer BioNtech, Moderna, Astra Zeneca/Oxford, Novavax, Johnson + Johnson/Janssen, Sinovac Biotech, Gamaleya (Sputnik), Cansino Biologics and Sinopharm.

Relevant Documents and Resources
Start Date
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Mandatory

Mandatory passenger locator form

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Description

Travelers must fill a Passenger Locator Form (PLF) before arrival in Greece. A confirmation email or a QR code generated from the completed form must be presented on arrival. Families can be accepted with one joint confirmation e-mail or a unique QR code.

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On Arrival

Possible

COVID-19 test may be required on arrival

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Travelers must take a test on arrival if they are selected at random by the authorities. Travelers who test positive will be required to enter quarantine. Travelers who refuse will not be allowed to enter.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers arriving from Russia with valid proof of vaccination.
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Not Required

No quarantine required

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Description

Asymptomatic travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Greece.

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Travelers who test positive when chosen randomly for a test on arrival must quarantine for 10 days and take tests during quarantine.

Start Date
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in indoor public places

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Description

Travelers aged 6 years and older must wear masks in indoor public places.

Start Date
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COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Greece.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
544.10
Increased by-66.79
at 12/7/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
1.60%
Increased by-0.10%
at 12/7/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
69.19%
Increased by1.24%
at 12/7/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
7,175,505
Increased by128,091
at 12/7/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.98
Increased by-0.03
at 12/4/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

Proof of vaccination or previous recovery is required to enter most public places. A negative rapid antigen test taken within the previous 48 hours may also be accepted. Greece has been divided into ‘zones’ in order to categorize restrictions. More restrictive or relaxed guidance may be in effect depending on the region you are visiting. For further information per zone, please visit https://covid19.gov.gr/co...
Checked
12/7/2021

Use of mask

Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in enclosed environments, and on public transportation.

Public transportation

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Restrictions in place
Severity
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Public transportation is operating at reduced capacity. Proof of vaccination, recovery, or testing is required to travel by bus or train.

Restaurants

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Restrictions in place
Severity
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Restaurants are open for vaccinated and recently recovered customers. Customers may dine outside with proof of a negative rapid antigen test, taken within the previous 48 hours.

Bars

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Restrictions in place
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Bars are open for vaccinated and recently recovered customers. Customers may dine outside with proof of a negative rapid antigen test, taken within the previous 48 hours.

Nightclubs

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Restrictions in place
Severity
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Nightclubs are open for vaccinated and recently recovered customers.

Shops

Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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