COVID-19 Information

We are committed to creating a safe and effective meeting experience, and will do everything in our capacity to keep you up to date on the current guidelines.

For the COVID-19 regulations related to travelling to Greece and activities in Athens, please visit the following websites for the most up-to-date information:

Travelling to and entering Greece
Click here (government travel website)

Regulations in Athens
Click here (Athens city tourism website)

Below, please find a Q&A on the latest information ahead of your trip.

We look forward to seeing you in Athens!

Last updated 24 Apr 2022

Frequently Asked Questions Related to COVID-19 and Travel to Greece

General

  • Greece has opened its airports.
  • Domestically, restrictions are being eased again, following a decrease in infection rates.

Can I travel to Greece?

  • Greece has opened its borders for travel.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Greece?

  • Anyone arriving to Greece without a test or proof of vaccination, will be required to self-quarantine for 10 days.
  • If rapid tests upon arrival are positive, additional quarantine will be required.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Greece?

  • All arrivals to Greece will be required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours, or an antigen test no older than 24 hours. Either test must be performed by a lab.
  • Random rapid tests are conducted at the border.
  • Fully vaccinated and recently recovered travelers from EU and Schengen countries, holders of EU green pass, and arrivals from Australia, Canada, and the US are exempt from pre-arrival testing.
  • Travelers to some Greek Islands, even if traveling domestically, must present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours, or proof of vaccination or recovery.

Is public transportation open in Greece?

  • Public transportation in Greece is operating in a limited capacity.
  • Flying domestically in Greece requires a negative Covid test or proof of vaccination.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Greece?

  • Restaurants, cafes and bars in Greece are open until 00:00 and require proof of vaccination or recovery from COVID-19.
  • Only vaccinated individuals, or those who tested negative within 72 hours, may use indoor spaces and some outdoor spaces.

Are businesses and attractions open in Greece?

  • Non-essential businesses and attractions in Greece are open, with health protocols in place.
  • Only vaccinated individuals, or those who tested negative within 72 hours, may use indoor spaces and some outdoor spaces.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Greece?

  • Wearing face masks is required in indoor public places, and when social distancing can’t be maintained.
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