NOTAM Updated until 7 March:These are the conditions for entering Greece

The notams (instructions) of overseas flights of the CAA, which will be valid until Shrove Monday, March 7, 2022, provide the following:

Mandatory PLF completion for all passengers : All travelers to Greece, regardless of nationality, fill in the electronic form PLF (Passenger Locator Form), at the electronic address  https://travel.gov.gr any time before the departure of the flight to Greece. The proof of completion of the electronic PLF form, which is automatically sent by e-mail to the passenger by the system, is considered a necessary travel document.

Travelers with European Digital Certificate COVID-19 without arrival test: The entry of travelers from the Member States of the European Union (EU) and the Schengen Agreement, as well as from the thirty three (33) non-EU countries that have the European Union Digital Covid Certificate (EUDCC), namely: San Marino, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Vatican, Northern Macedonia, Georgia, Switzerland, El Salvador, United Arab Emirates, United Arab Emirates United Kingdom, Iceland, Israel, Liechtenstein, Lebanon, Morocco, Montenegro, Moldova, Monaco, Norway, New Zealand, Ukraine, Uruguay, Panama, Cape Verde, Serbia, Singapore, Thailand, Thailand, Togolese, Thailand , is allowedaccording to the CAA with the demonstration of European Digital Certificate COVID-19, which contains information on one of the following elements:

a) Vaccination certificate valid for up to nine (9) months after the completion of the basic vaccination and without time limit for travelers who have received the booster dose.

b) Certificate of illness lasting up to one hundred and eighty (180) days.

c) Certificate of negative result, with the PCR method within the last seventy two (72) hours or alternatively to have been diagnosed negative in rapid test within twenty four (24) hours before their arrival in Greece.

No Tests Required in the US, Australia or Canada documents:

a) Vaccination certificate valid for up to nine (9) months after the completion of the basic vaccination and without time limit for travelers who have received the booster dose.

b) Certificate of illness lasting up to one hundred and eighty (180) days.

c) Certificate of negative result, with the PCR method within the last seventy two (72) hours or alternatively to have been diagnosed negative in rapid test within twenty four (24) hours before their arrival in Greece.

With negative test entry into Greece regardless of vaccination for all other travelers: All travelers to Greece, except the EU and the Schengen Agreement as well as from the thirty three (33) non-EU countries that have joined the EU COVID-19 digital certification system including their spouses or persons with whom they have entered into a cohabitation agreement, as well as their minor children, regardless of their vaccination status, must have been tested negative by PCR within of the last seventy two (72) hours or alternatively to have been diagnosed negative in a rapid test within twenty four (24) hours before their arrival in Greece.

Checks on children from five (5) years old and over: The obligation of the conditions for entering Greece is valid for children from five (5) years old and over according to the CAA.

Traveler sampling and temporary restriction of five (5) days in case of an accident:In addition, all international passengers will be subject to sampling (PCR or rapid test) upon arrival, based on the procedure provided by the Passenger Locator Form. In case the tests find a passenger positive, the quarantine / isolation will be valid for five (5) days, at home or in a suitable place of temporary residence indicated by the competent authorities. The temporary restriction starts from the next day of their diagnosis as COVID-19 coronavirus positive. After five (5) days and if there are no symptoms or the symptoms have improved, with complete remission of the fever for twenty-four (24) hours without the use of antipyretics, the temporary restriction ends. If the fever persists after five (5) days, the temporary restriction is extended until the complete remission of the fever. These passengers are required to wear only a high respiratory protection mask (FFP2 or N95) or alternatively a double mask (surgical and fabric) for at least another five (5) days from the end of the restriction. All foreign passengers must faithfully follow the instructions of the health authorities of our country.

According to the notams of the CAA , the use of a mask is mandatory:At arrivals and departures inside airports, as well as during air flights, staff and passengers are required to wear a protective mask. Passengers are also required to comply with the instructions of the permanent and temporary staff of airports or airlines responsible for the duties of supervision, crowd management and passenger assistance, in order to maintain the necessary distances and to ensure safe passage and avoidance. to avoid overcrowding. The control of the above documents is carried out by the employees of the airlines and by sampling by the police authorities. Airlines are required to check the traveler before boarding,

Notes:

* Chinese Taipei (not recognized as a state by Greece).

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