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Greece COVID-19 by Travel Information Europe

Greece COVID-19 measures

The sections below indicate whether holidays, whether or not limited, are possible.

Updated: 19 January 2022


Holidays in Greece

Traveling by car
All travelers are required to complete the Passenger Locator Form at least 24 hours before departure. When traveling between Greek regions, a vaccination, recovery certificate or negative test is required. For a boat trip between the Greek mainland and an island, the health form must also be completed

Corona certificate required
Yes, negative test (corona certificate) necessary for everyone aged 5 years and older.

At the border are samples with rapid tests: if the result is positive, a 10-day quarantine will apply at the expense of the Greek state

Requirements vaccination certificate
Valid from 14 days after second dose of Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca or first dose of Janssen. Vaccination certificate for people over 60 valid for a maximum of 7 months.

Requirements for proof of recovery
Valid from 30 to 180 days after positive PCR test.

Test proof requirements
Valid is a PCR test of up to 72 hours old or a rapid antigen test of up to 24 hours old.

Face mask
An FFP2 or double face mask is mandatory in various public places (inside and outside) and on public transport for everyone aged 12 and older.

Other documents
The Passenger Locator Form is mandatory for all travelers (complete no more than 24 hours before departure). You will receive an additional QR code to enter Greece.

A health certificate is required for air travel


Open. Vaccination or recovery certificate (corona certificate) necessary

Restaurants and cafes
Open until 0:00. Vaccination or recovery certificate (corona certificate) necessary

Nightclubs and discotheques
Open. Vaccination or recovery certificate (corona certificate) necessary. Mandatory seating with max. 6 people per table.

Open. Inquire about the measures before visiting. In hotels, proof of vaccination or a PCR test every 72 hours is required.

Museums, theaters and attractions
Open. Vaccination or recovery certificate (corona certificate) necessary

Public transport

Not applicable