Do you know what you can take with you to and from Greece? Here you will find the import duties and export duties for, among other things, alcohol, tobacco, money, food and pets.
Greece customs – general
- An overview of the quantities of alcohol and tobacco that you can bring into Greece can be found at iatatravelcentre.com/customs-currency-airport-tax-regulations.htm (English: customs rules).
See also the general rules of the European Union: europa.eu/youreurope/citizens/travel/carry/alcohol-tobacco-cash/index_en.htm
- Note: The minimum age for the consumption or purchase of alcoholic beverages may differ in the country from the minimum age for the import of alcoholic beverages.
Greece customs – medicines
- If you use medication, take a European Medical Passport with you. This document includes information such as medication use, illness, conditions and the contact details of your doctor. It is available for a small fee from GPs and pharmacies, among others.
- You must have a medical certificate with you to take medicines that fall under the Opium Act (such as certain sleeping pills, ADHD medicines and strong painkillers). Request the statement at least 4 weeks before departure.