Information on countries and self-isolation requirements for passengers travelling to Estonia

Travelling to Estonia is possible for the following persons

  • Estonian citizens and their family members. Estonian citizens and residents are allowed entry regardless of whether or not they show symptoms of the disease.
  • Citizens and residents of the European Union, the Schengen area, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican, and individuals with a long-stay visa and their family members if they show no symptoms. 
  • Residents of Algeria, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Morocco, Montenegro, New Zealand, Rwanda, Serbia, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia and Uruguay, if they show no symptoms.  NB! Please note, USA is not on the list.
  • Residents, individuals with a long-stay visa regardless of their citizenship arriving to Estonia from a European Union or Schengen country or from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, if they show no symptoms. 

For more information and the lists of countries not subject to self-isolation requirements, please visit Ministry of Foreign Affair webpage.

Isolation means that the individual is obligated to refrain from unnecessary contacts for 14 days from their arrival in Estonia and is allowed to leave their place of residence or accommodation only for seeing a doctor, shopping for food, essentials and medicines, and in emergencies.

Comprehensive information about border crossing, which has been compiled from various government authorities, is available on the kriis.ee site: https://www.kriis.ee/en/travelling-and-border-crossing. Information is also provided by the Police and Border Guard Board: https://www.politsei.ee/en/instructions/emergency-situation.

We also recommend checking the Foreign Ministry’s Reisi Targalt site (in Estonian), which includes important information on lockdowns, self-isolation requirements etc.