LIST OF COUNTRIES AFFECTED BY COVID-19 AND REQUIREMENTS (valid from 13 to 19 September )

Exemptions for foreigners to enter Lithuania are set out in the Resolution No 152 of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania Declaring A State Of National Emergency (Sub-paragraph 2.3). 

The list of affected countries is published every Friday to take effect on Monday for a weekly duration. 

LIST OF COUNTRIES AFFECTED BY COVID-19 DISEASE (effective from 13 to 19 September):

 Country (territory)Requirements for travellers
Countries in red and grey categories
Countries of the European Economic AreaTravellers to Lithuania will be required to complete a form no earlier than 48 hours before the start of the tripand to show the confirmation (QR code) to the carrier when boarding the vehicle, or those travelling by their own transport will have to show it to the NPHC staff or other officers at the border checkpoint or passenger checkpoint.  Frontier workers, also those crossing the border between the Republic of Lithuania and another European Economic Area country every day or every working day for work-related purpose, pupils and those transporting them to an education establishment, also students and trainees must register at least once a month, except when travelling by passenger transport. Cruise ship passengers are not required to complete a passenger form if the ship’s crew submits a Maritime Declaration of Health to the National Public Health Centre in accordance with the International Health Regulations and Medical-Quarantine Control Regulations of the NPHC. A COVID-19 test is mandatory (only PCR or antigen tests will be recognised; a serological antibody test result will not be recognised). Testing will not be required from those vaccinated under the full vaccination schedule or from those recovered, there are other exemptions which you can check at: https://nvsc.lrv.lt/en/exemptions.A PCR test for COVID-19 must be taken within 72 hours before the entry to Lithuania with a negative result, an antigen test must be taken within 48 hours before the entry to Lithuania with a negative result. A document evidencing negative testing must be presented to the carrier before the trip. The test for COVID-19 will be mandatory for individuals from 16 years. Foreigners arriving in Lithuania by carrier transport for humanitarian reasons will not be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result, but they will have to book a testing appointment visit within 24 hours of the arrival in Lithuania. Exemption will apply in the case of those travelling by their own transport: they must have a negative test for COVID-19 taken within 72 hours (calculating from the moment of sampling) before the entry to Lithuania, or a negative result of the antigen test taken within 48 hours (calculating from the moment of sampling) prior to arrival in Lithuania, or they must register within 24 hours of the arrival and take a test in Lithuania.Frontier workers, those crossing the border between the Republic of Lithuania and another European Economic Area country every day or every working day for work-related purposes, pupils and those transporting them to an education establishment, students and trainees are required to show the confirmation of the negative result of a test for COVID-19 taken 7 days at the earliest before the return or arrival in Lithuania, when they travel by their own transport. 10-day self-isolation is mandatory (self-isolation is not required for those fully vaccinated or with past disease; there are also other exemptions available at: https://nvsc.lrv.lt/en/exemptions):it is allowed to go outside for a walk within the radius of maximum 1 km from the place of self-isolation while wearing protective equipment covering nose and mouth. No visits to gathering points;when staying with other people, it is required to self-isolate in a separate room, but those staying together do not have to self-isolate;it is mandatory to follow other self-isolation requirements.The self-isolation time can be reduced by taking a COVID-19 test (PCR) on the 7th day of self-isolation at the earliest, in a mobile point, or at personal expense and having a negative response thereof.If vaccinated individuals self-isolate because the 14-day period after the vaccination has not yet passed on the day of arrival in Lithuania, they may reduce the self-isolation period once the 14-day period has passed after the administration of the vaccine dose:the second dose of the vaccine under the two-dose vaccination schedule;
one dose under the single-dose vaccination schedule;
at least one dose administered to those with the past COVID-19 disease (coronavirus infection) confirmed by a positive SARS-CoV-2 PCR test result.Please notify the NPHC of the fact that 14 days have passed of the vaccination by completing the electronic form at:Those subject to self-isolation exemptions or in whose respect the self-isolation time has been shortened will have to restrict the number of their contacts for 14 days of arrival in Lithuania. It is recommended that working persons commute only between work and home if there is no possibility of working from home. As regards contacts with others, wearing protective equipment covering the nose and mouth: face masks, respirators or other means will remain mandatory, also the observance of other general instructions for the prevention of COVID-19.The place of self-isolation can only be left at NPHC’s permissionto go to another place of self-isolation if it has to be changed for justified reasons (up to two times during the self-isolation period).It will be allowed to leave the place of self-isolation at the notification of the NPHC in the following cases:to resit a maturity examination. It will be required to adhere to certain conditions;it will be allowed to leave Lithuania and the place of self-isolation before the lapse of the required period of self-isolation with prior notification of the NPHC for those living or working abroad and those who need to leave for health reasons. It will be allowed to leave the place of self-isolation without the notification of the NPHC in the following cases:to make arrangements for the funeral of a close person and the transportation of the remains and/or to participate in the wake ceremony/ funeral of a close person or visit terminally ill patients;to go to a medical facility to have nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swab specimen collected for a COVID-19 test;to go to a medical facility for health care services;to transport those unable to take care of themselves to a medical facility for health care services;for those who have to go to the place required for handling legal matters;those who have their own wedding;for high-performance athletes, high-performance sports specialists, high-performance sports instructors and sports medical personnel to go to high-performance sports training, training camps, competitions and institutions or establishments related to their sports activities;those that have to go to state institutions, establishments and organisations when summoned by them or to go to the place required for handling legal matters.to go to a mobile point to have nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swab specimen collected for a COVID-19 test after prior registration with the COVID-19 Hotline at 1808 or with the NPHC, or to transport those unable to take care of themselves.travellers who have to go for the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine as per appointment;crew members employed in companies engaged in international commercial transportation or who carry out international commercial transportation by all types of vehicles to go for any doze of vaccine as per appointment. Employees of listed occupations who travel for the purposes of work-related functions (third-country nationals arriving in the Republic of Lithuania for the purposes of work-related functions at the permission of a relevant minister), where a PCR test is taken upon arrival in Lithuania and a negative PCR test result is received, may leave the place of self-isolation to go to the place needed to handle work or business matters during working hours. 
Ireland
Republic of Austria
Kingdom of Belgium
Republic of Bulgaria
Kingdom of Denmark
Republic of Estonia
Hellenic Republic (including Crete, Rhodes, Santorini, Corfu, Kefalonia, Zakynthos, and Thasos)
Republic of Iceland
Kingdom of Spain (including Mallorca, except Tenerife and  Gran Canaria)
Italian Republic
Republic of Cyprus
Republic of Croatia
Principality of Liechtenstein
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Kingdom of Norway
Portuguese Republic (except Madeira)
French Republic (except Mayotte)
Republic of Slovenia
Republic of Finland
Federal Republic of Germany
Other countries
Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
Republic of Albania
People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria
American Samoa*
Principality of Andorra
Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentine Republic
Republic of Armenia
Aruba*
Australia
Republic of Azerbaijan
Commonwealth of the Bahamas
Kingdom of Bahrain
Republic of Belarus
People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Barbados
Belize
Republic of Benin
Bermuda*
Republic of Guinea-Bissau
Plurinational State of Bolivia
Republic of Botswana
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Federative Republic of Brazil
Brunei Darussalam
Burkina Faso
Republic of Burundi
Kingdom of Bhutan
Central African Republic
Republic of Chad
Republic of Chile
Commonwealth of Dominica
Dominican Republic
Republic of Côte d ‘Ivoire
Republic of Djibouti
Egypt Arab Republic
Republic of Ecuador
State of Eritrea
Kingdom of Eswatini
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
Republic of the Fiji Islands
Republic of the Philippines
Gabonese Republic
Republic of Guyana
Republic of the Gambia
Republic of Ghana
Gibraltar*
Grenada
Guam*
Republic of Guatemala
Republic of Guinea
Republic of Haiti
Republic of Honduras
Republic of India
Republic of Indonesia
Republic of Iraq
Islamic Republic of Iran
State of Israel
Jamaica
Japan
Republic of Yemen
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Montenegro
United States of America
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 
Cayman Islands*
Christmas Island*
Kingdom of Cambodia
Republic of Cameroon
Canada
State of Qatar
Republic of Kazakhstan
Republic of Kenya
People’s Republic of China
Kyrgyz Republic
Curaçao*
Republic of Colombia
Union of the Comoros
Democratic Republic of Congo
Republic of the Congo
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Republic of Korea
Republic of Kosovo*
Republic of Costa Rica
Republic of Cuba
Coco islands*
The State of Kuwait
Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Kingdom of Lesotho
Republic of Lebanon
Republic of Liberia
State of Libya
Democratic Republic of Madagascar
Malaysia
Republic of Malawi
Republic of Maldives
Republic of Mali
Kingdom of Morocco
Republic of the Marshall Islands
Republic of Mauritius
Islamic Republic of Mauritania
United Mexican States
Republic of the Union of Myanmar
Federated States of Micronesia
Republic of Moldova
Principality of Monaco
Mongolia
Montserrat*
Republic of Mozambique
Republic of Namibia
New Zealand
Republic of Nauru
Federal Republic of Nepal
Federal Republic of Nigeria
Republic of Niger
Republic of Nicaragua
Sultanate of Oman
Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Palestine*
Republic of Panama
Independent State of Papua New Guinea
Republic of Paraguay
Republic of Peru
Republic of South Africa
Republic of South Sudan
French Polynesia*
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico*
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Republic of Rwanda
Russian Federation
Sakartvelo
Solomon Islands
Republic of El Salvador
Independent State of Samoa
Republic of San Marino
Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe 
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Republic of Seychelles
Republic of Senegal
St Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Republic of Serbia
Republic of Sierra Leone
Republic of Singapore
Syrian Arab Republic
Federative Republic of Somali
Republic of Sudan
Republic of Suriname
Republic of North Macedonia
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
The Holy See (Vatican City State)*
Republic of Tajikistan
Kingdom of the Thailand
Taiwan*
United Republic of Tanzania
Turks & Caicos Islands*
Republic of Togo
Kingdom of Tonga
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Republic of Tunisia
Republic of Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu
Republic of Uganda
Ukraine
Oriental Republic of Uruguay
Republic of Uzbekistan
Republic of Vanuatu
Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Republic of Zambia
Republic of Zimbabwe
Republic of Cabo Verde
Countries in orange (yellow) category
Kingdom of Spain (only Tenerife and Gran Canaria)Travellers to Lithuania will be required to complete an online registration form no earlier than 48 hours before the start of the tripand to show the confirmation (QR code) to the carrier when boarding the vehicle, or those travelling by their own transport will have to show it to the NPHC staff or other officers at the border checkpoint or passenger checkpoint.  Frontier workers, also those crossing the border between the Republic of Lithuania and another European Economic Area country every day or every working day for work-related purpose, pupils and those transporting them to an education establishment, also students and trainees must register at least once a month, except when travelling by passenger transport. Cruise ship passengers are not required to complete a passenger form if the ship’s crew submits a Maritime Declaration of Health to the National Public Health Centre in accordance with the International Health Regulations and Medical-Quarantine Control Regulations of the NPHC. A COVID-19 test is mandatory (only PCR or antigen tests will be recognised; a serological antibody test result will not be recognised). Testing will not be required from those vaccinated under the full vaccination schedule and from those recovered, there are other exemptions which you can check at: https://nvsc.lrv.lt/isimtysA PCR test for COVID-19 must be taken within 72 hours before entry to Lithuania with a negative result thereof, an antigen test must be taken within 48 hours before entry to Lithuania with a negative result thereof. A document evidencing negative testing must be presented to the carrier before the trip. The test for COVID-19 will be mandatory for individuals from 16 years. Foreigners arriving in Lithuania by carrier transport for humanitarian reasons will not be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result, but they will have to book a testing appointment visit within 24 hours of the arrival in Lithuania. Exemption applies in the case of those travelling by their own transport: they have to have a negative test for COVID-19 taken within 72 hours (calculating from the moment of sampling) before the entry to Lithuania, or a negative result of the antigen test taken within 48 hours (calculating from the moment of sampling) prior to arrival in Lithuania, or they have to register within 24 hours of the arrival and take a test in Lithuania. Frontier workers, those crossing the border between the Republic of Lithuania and another European Economic Area country every day or every working day for work-related purpose, pupils and those transporting them to an education establishment, students and trainees are required to show the confirmation of the negative result of a test for COVID-19 taken 7 days at the earliest before returning to or arriving in Lithuania, when they travel by their own transport.  It is mandatory to take a second COVID-19 test on 3-5th day of arrival. Registration is required on the Hotline website www.1808.lt or phone number 1808. Testing is not required from those who have recovered from COVID-19 disease or have been fully vaccinated, members of official delegations, and children under 12 years of age. No self-isolation required.
Republic of Latvia
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Republic of Malta
French Republic (only Mayotte)
Portuguese Republic (only Madeira)
Romania
Slovak Republic
Kingdom of Sweden
Republic of Hungary
Countries in green category
Czech RepublicTravellers to Lithuania will be required to complete an online registration form no earlier than 48 hours before the start of the tripand to show the confirmation (QR code) to the carrier when boarding the vehicle, or those travelling by their own transport will have to show it to the NPHC staff or other officers at the border checkpoint or passenger checkpoint.  Frontier workers, also those crossing the border between the Republic of Lithuania and another European Economic Area country every day or every working day for work-related purpose, pupils and those transporting them to an education establishment, also students and trainees must register at least once a month, except when travelling by passenger transport. Cruise ship passengers are not required to complete a passenger form if the ship’s crew submits a Maritime Declaration of Health to the National Public Health Centre in accordance with the International Health Regulations and Medical-Quarantine Control Regulations of the NPHC. A COVID-19 test is mandatory (only PCR or antigen tests will be recognised; a serological antibody test result will not be recognised). Testing will not be required from those vaccinated under the full vaccination schedule and from those recovered, there are other exemptions which you can check at: https://nvsc.lrv.lt/isimtysA PCR test for COVID-19 must be taken within 72 hours before entry to Lithuania with a negative result thereof, an antigen test must be taken within 48 hours before entry to Lithuania with a negative result thereof. A document evidencing negative testing must be presented to the carrier before the trip. The test for COVID-19 will be mandatory for individuals from 16 years. Foreigners arriving in Lithuania by carrier transport for humanitarian reasons will not be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result, but they will have to book a testing appointment visit within 24 hours of the arrival in Lithuania. Exemption applies in the case of those travelling by their own transport: they have to have a negative test for COVID-19 taken within 72 hours (calculating from the moment of sampling) before the entry to Lithuania, or a negative result of the antigen test taken within 48 hours (calculating from the moment of sampling) prior to arrival in Lithuania, or they have to register within 24 hours of the arrival and take a test in Lithuania. Frontier workers, those crossing the border between the Republic of Lithuania and another European Economic Area country every day or every working day for work-related purpose, pupils and those transporting them to an education establishment, students and trainees are required to show the confirmation of the negative result of a test for COVID-19 taken 7 days at the earliest before returning to or arriving in Lithuania, when they travel by their own transport.  No self-isolation required.
Republic of Poland

* Territories that are not members of the UN

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