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CRISIS MEASURE: Only essential travel possible

Since APR 5th 2021 is obligatory to do PCR test prior arrival to the Czech Republic. Please see reservation list of registered laboratories issued by Ministry of Health of Egypt.
Please follow overall information "BEFORE YOU TRAVEL: step by step guide"  at the web site of Czech MFA. Due to the critical epidemiological situation, the Czech Republic
has instituted a crisis measure banning free movement of persons on the territory of the Czech Republic. Exceptions are described bellow.


 

1. BEFORE YOU TRAVEL, FILL OUT A FORM FOR HYGIENIC STATION → www.prijezdovyformular.cz

Accompanying adults fill out the form for children younger than 18.

2. PREPARE A CONFIRMATION FOR PASSPORT CONTROL OR CONTROL DURING YOUR STAY

Once you fill out and submit the form, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. You may either print out the confirmation or display it on your mobile. The confirmation e-mail will contain a QR code that will display an on-line version of the confirmation. You will be asked to show this confirmation when passing through the passport control. Do keep the confirmation on you while in the Czech Republic – you may be asked to show it in case of control.  

3. GET TESTED (PCR) BEFORE ARRIVAL TO THE CZECH REPUBLIC

You must get tested before you travel. It must be a PCR test and must be done at most 72 hours before the travel. The test may be done only in an accredited lab and the lab must equip you with the test result. You will be asked to show the negative test result when passing through the passport control. Do keep the confirmation on you while in the Czech Republic – you may be asked to show it if controlled.  

4. GET TESTED (PCR) NOT SOONER THAN 5 DAYS AFTER ARRIVAL

You must get retested within 5 days after arrival to the Czech Republic. It must be a PCR test. Once you receive the test result, you must e-mail it to the hygienic station which you have indicated in the arrival/passenger locator form based on your place of stay in the Czech Republic.

5. SELF-QUARANTINE

You must stay in quarantine / isolation until you report the negative test result to the hygienic station or until quarantine can end. You may start fulfilling your purpose of travel only afterwards.

 

EXCEPTION – The above does not apply to you if you are one of the following:

  • international transportation worker  
  • EU[1] citizen (incl. Czech citizen) OR holder of long-term or permanent residence permit in the EU (incl. in CZE) AND transiting through CZE for no longer than 12 hours
  • staff of diplomatic missions in CZE, if the stay in CZE will not exceed 72 hours
  • diplomatic passport holder travelling to CZE for official purposes, if the stay in CZE will not exceed 72 hours
  • official of international organization registered with the MFA, if the stay in CZE will not exceed 72 hours
  • child younger than five
  • cross-border worker, pupil or student (the so-called “pendler”) travelling back and forth on weekly basis
  • parent / guardian travelling from Austria, Germany, Poland or Slovakia to visit / take care for a child
  • police officer carrying out an escort or accompanying an aircraft
  • EU citizen (incl. Czech citizen) OR holder of long-term visa issued by CZE OR holder of a long-term, temporary or permanent residence permit in CZE WHO presents a confirmation (in Czech or English) issued by a medical doctor based in CZE or elsewhere in the EU stating that you do not currently show COVID-19 symptoms + you have already contracted COVID-19 in the past + you have self-quarantined after being positively tested for COVID-19 + you have been positively tested for COVID-19 no longer than 90 days ago