Croatia

Borders are open with restrictions.

These passengers are allowed to enter:

  • citizens of Croatia;
  • citizens of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See) and members of their families;
  • holders of a long term residence permit or a long term “D” visa issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland;
  • residents of Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Indonesia, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates or Uruguay, if arriving from their country of residence;
  • people traveling through Croatia to a third country for a maximum stay of 12 hours. They must prove that they can enter the destination country;
  • tourists with an accommodation reservation;
  • business travellers with an invitation letter from a company in Croatia;
  • holders of a diplomatic passport traveling on duty;
  • students.

People arriving from Tanzania (Zanzibar only) must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result of a test taken not more than 72 hours before arrival and are subject to mandatory self-isolation for 14 days.

People arriving from Brazil must have:

  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken not more than 72 hours before arrival; or
  • a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken not more than 48 hours before arrival.

The test must be based on nasopharyngeal swab.

Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test upon arrival at their own expense. This rule does not apply to:

  • passengers with:
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken not more than 72 hours before arrival; or
  • a rapid antigen test taken not more than 48 hours before arrival. The rapid antigen test must be listed here; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at most 365 days before arrival; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Janssen at least 14 days and at most 365 days before arrival; or
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that the passenger received the first dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, or Sputnik V not more than 8 months after infection with COVID-19 and 365 days before arrival; or
  • a positive COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test result issued at least 11 days and at most 365 days before arrival; or
  • passengers arriving from Brazil, Tanzania (only Zanzibar);
  • people arriving directly from Switzerland or an EEA Member State with an EU Digital COVID Certificate OR a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or Sputnik V between 22 and 42 days before arrival, or showing that they received the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria) between 22 and 84 days before arrival;
  • children under 12 accompanied by their parents or legal guardians. The parents or guardians must have an EU Digital COVID Certificate, a negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test result, a vaccination certificate or a recovery certificate.

Arriving people could be subject to self-isolation.

 
Arriving passengers must present a completed “Enter Croatia Form”. It can be completed upon arrival or submitted online before departure on the website 
This doesn’t apply to citizens and residents of Croatia.
  
More details are on the website

Issued to citizens of Croatia passports and national ID cards which expired on 11 March 2020 or later are still valid.

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