Czechia coronavirus travel restrictions

Czechia

The travel advice is Do not travel to Czechia. Travel advice has Moderate for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Czechia. Czechia is part of Europe with main city at Prague. Its Developed country with a population of 11M people. The main currency is Czech Koruna. The languages spoken are Czech and Slovak.
👍 Developed   👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 11M people

🚨 Travel Advice for Czechia

Moderate

restrictions for travel

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.

- This does not apply to:

- nationals of Czechia;

- nationals of Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, South Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand and Vatican City (Holy See);

- British nationals with a certificate of application for the status of UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement Beneficiary issued by Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Hungary, Latvia, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Romania, Slovenia and Sweden; and their family members;

- passengers with a residence permit issued by Czechia;

- passengers with a long-term residence permit issued by Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, South Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand and Vatican City (Holy See);

- passengers with a diplomatic passport traveling on duty for a maximum stay of 72 hours;

- spouses of nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and an EEA Member State residing in Czechia. They must have a marriage certificate or a confirmation of partnership;

- passengers younger than 21 years who are children of nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and an EEA Member State residing in Czechia. They must have a birth certificate and a copy of their parent’s residence permit;

- spouses of British nationals residing in Czechia. They must have a marriage certificate or a confirmation of partnership;

- passengers younger than 21 years who are children of British nationals residing in Czechia. They must have a birth certificate and a copy of their parent’s residence permit;

- passengers who are unmarried partners of nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and an EEA Member State residing in Czechia. They must have a confirmation of their relationship issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Czechia;

- passengers with a D visa issued by Czechia;

- passengers with a C visa issued by Czechia after 11 May 2020.

2. A completed "Public Health Passenger Locator Form" must be presented before boarding. The form can be found at [https://plf.uzis.cz/](https://plf.uzis.cz/) .

- This does not apply to:

- passengers younger than 5 years;

- nationals of Czechia with a service passport;

- passengers with a diplomatic passport traveling on duty for a maximum stay of 72 hours;

- nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See) with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a residence permit issued by Czechia and a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a “D" visa issued by Czechia and a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued by a consulate or embassy of Czechia;

- passengers arriving from Australia, South Korea, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand or Vatican City (Holy See).

3. Passengers arriving from Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain or Switzerland must have:

- a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or

- a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

- This does not apply to:

- passengers younger than 5 years;

- nationals of Czechia with a service passport;

- passengers with a diplomatic passport traveling on duty for a maximum stay of 72 hours;

- nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See) with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a residence permit issued by Czechia and a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a "D" visa issued by Czechia and a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued by a consulate or embassy of Czechia.

4. Passengers arriving from a country other than Australia, Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, South Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand or Vatican City (Holy See) must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

- This does not apply to:

- passengers younger than 5 years;

- nationals of Czechia with a service passport;

- passengers with a diplomatic passport traveling on duty for a maximum stay of 72 hours;

- nationals of Czechia. They must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point;

- nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See) residing in Czechia. They must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point;

- nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See) with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a permanent residence permit issued by Czechia. They must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point;

- passengers with a residence permit issued by Czechia and a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a “D" visa issued by Czechia and a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 14 days and at most 90 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Switzerland or an EEA Member State, in Czech or English;

- passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued by a consulate or embassy of Czechia;

- passengers younger than 21 years who are children of nationals of Czechia. They must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point;

- spouses of nationals of Czechia and their children younger than 21 years. They must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

5. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival and quarantine.

Travel restriction details for Czechia

🚫 Destination Some Quaranine
🛬 Return No Data
🏖️ Some Visitors
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Open with restrictions
🛍️ Essential only shopping
🚌 Operational with restrictions transport
📅 events Partially Allowed

🔒 Lockdown Details for Czechia

There are 5 alert levels in the Czech anti-epidemic system. As of 27 December, Czech Republic has entered a higher restriction level: from level 4 to level 5 of the Counter Epidemic Score, corresponding to the highest level. An extended night curfew (between 21:00 and 04:59) is in place and only movements for essential reasons are possible, i.e. work, health and safety reasons as well as basic needs (including going out for dog walking). In the time-slot between 05:00 and 20:59, it is anyway only possible to go out for basic needs (visiting friends or close parents, doing the shopping, travelling to work, etc.). Furthermore, as of 27 February 2021, a new state of emergency applies in the Czech Republic for 30 days. The usage of a facemask is mandatory in public places. As of 27.12.2020, only 2 people are allowed to stay together in public places. People are required to limit contacts with non-household members to what is strictly necessary.

🛡️ Travel safety for Czechia

Do not travel

There's a ban on all non-essential travel into the Czech Republic. You must wear either FFP2 or N95 face masks in public. Reusable or washable masks and plastic visors no longer be used. Health and travel restrictions change frequently, and regions may differ according to the rate of infection. Follow the latest measures put in place by the Czech Republic's Ministry of Health (see ‘Travel’). We continue to advise: Do not travel to Czech Republic due to the health risks from the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant disruptions to global travel.

Last updated: April 19, 2021

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