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EMERGENCY SITUATON: Conditions for entry to the Czech Republic valid from December 3, 2020

The Ministry of Health Protective Measure has been updated. There are no substantial changes in conditions for entering the country. In case of arrivals from the countries that are not on the list of the countries with a low risk of COVID-19 transmission, a negative PCR test result needs to be submitted to the respective regional hygienic station. This applies also for  travels for tourism or leisure sport and other activities.


  • You can find a new Protective Measure here (pdf, 140 kB).
    Conditions for entry from December 3rd, 2020 are here (pdf, 191 kB).

  • As of November 30th, 2020 Estonia and Latvia are no longer considered as countries with a low risk of COVID-19 transmission. Cyprus and Balearic Islands (the Kingdom of Spain) have been newly added to the list, both marked with *.

  • As of November 17th, 2020 it will be possible to travel to or from the Czech Republic for urgent health, family, business or work reasons for the period of time not exceeding 24 hours without necessity of filling "the passenger locator form" or undergo PCR testing.

  • Conditions for entry to the Czech Republic valid from November 9th, 2020

  • Archive of notices (COVID-19)


Entry into the territory of the Czech Republic

The rules for entering the territory of the Czech Republic and quarantine measures are defined by the Ministry of Health (pdf, 140 kB). List of countries with a low risk of COVID-19 contagion is here (pdf, 43 kB). Information regarding entry to other countries is the responsibility of the embassies in the countries of destination and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Quarantine measures and RT-PCR test conditions are the responsibility of the Ministry of Health.

The activities of diplomatic missions of the Czech Republic are gradually resumed. Depending on the epidemiological situation, the conditions for entry into the Czech Republic will also be gradually relaxed. More detailed information regarding the stay of third country nationals in the Czech Republic can be found here.

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Telephone hotline provides information in Czech and English language.

Email hotline for inquiries related to the entry into the territory of the Czech Republic: cestovani.covid19@mvcr.cz

Individual exemption requests will not be answered, Ministry of the Interior does not grant any individual exemptions for entry into the territory of the Czech Republic.


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Please check actual information under following link https://www.mvcr.cz/mvcren/article/coronavirus-information-of-moi.aspx.


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