Estonia allows direct flights
to European countries with a 14-day infection rate which is no higher than double the European average (currently 93.4 per 100,000). The government agreed earlier this summer that flights
between Warsaw, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Riga, Helsinki and London will stay open regardless of the infection rate in each country.
*Travel from the EU
: Entry restrictions: Citizens and residents
+ countries and their family members are allowed
to enter Estonia without restrictions, provided that the incidence rate of COVID-19
in their country of origin has not exceeded 16 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days. EU
+ comprises EU
Member States plus Norway, Switzerland, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Andorra, Monaco, Vatican City State and the Republic of San Marino. An updated list of risk countries
is published by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs every Friday and comes into force on Monday of the following week. Restrictions on the freedom of movement do not apply to asymptomatic persons who have been in Lithuania, Latvia or Finland in the past 14 days and who arrive in Estonia directly from these countries, provided that the incidence rate of COVID-19
in their country of origin has not exceeded 25 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days. Asymptomatic persons arriving from these countries for the purpose of working, studying or receiving health services, or for family reasons or transit
, are not subject to restrictions also in case the threshold of 25 cases per 100,000 inhabitants has been exceeded. *Travelling from (or returning to) Estonia: Estonian citizens, their family members and residents
entry regardless of whether or not they show symptoms of the disease. From 1 September, those returning to Estonia from COVID-19
risk countries will have the opportunity to be tested for coronavirus at the airport and port in order to shorten the 14-day restriction on the freedom of movement and allow them to return to work sooner. Testing
is free of charge for Estonian residents
; foreigners can take the test
at a cost of 67 euros and can pay on the spot by card. *Find out more: Information on countries and restriction on freedom of movement requirements for passengers
: Foreigners can use Estonia as a transport corridor to return to their home country if they have no signs of infection.
*Third Countries: Based on the recommendation of the Council of the European Union, Estonia allows entry to residents
of the following countries outside the European Union: Australia, Canada (a two-week restriction on freedom of movement is mandatory), Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay
Tunisia (a two-week restriction on freedom of movement is mandatory). An updated list of countries
for which entry to Estonia is subject to limitations is available on the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs website.