07 August, 2020

The Ministry of Health has updated the list of countries, whose citizens or persons lawfully residing in them will be allowed entry to Lithuania. Due to the deterioration in the epidemiological situation, arrivals from Poland and Cyprus will be allowed subject to 14-day mandatory isolation as of Monday.

Arrivals from the Netherlands and Iceland will be banned. Lithuanian citizens or foreigners arriving for work or with a special permit, who return from this country, will have to isolate themselves for 14 days.

The list, approved by the decision of the Commander of Operations, will come into effect on Monday, 10 August. It will be updated next week.

According to the Ministry of Health, this will be applicable in the case of foreigners from the European Economic Area, Switzerland, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Countries shall be deemed as virus-affected, where coronavirus incidence rate exceeds 16 cases per 100 000 population in the last 14 days. 

The incidence of coronavirus infection in Lithuania increased from 5.7 to 7.6 over the week, but we still remain on the list of reliable countries. This means that. as before, Lithuanian citizens are allowed to come back from any country.

 No

Country

Overall 14-day incidence rate per 100 000 population (data as of 07-08-2020)

Citizens of the countries of the European Economic Area, the Swiss Confederation and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and persons lawfully residing in these countries

Citizens of the Republic of Lithuania

1.

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

182.6

No entry

Mandatory isolation

2.

Romania

85.6

3.

Kingdom of Spain

79.8

4.

Kingdom of Belgium

52.9

5.

Republic of Bulgaria

40.9

6.

Republic of Malta

33.6

7.

Kingdom of Sweden

31.3

8.

Czech Republic

27.6

9.

Kingdom of the Netherlands

26.5

10.

Portuguese Republic

26.1

11.

Republic of Iceland

25.5

12.

Swiss Confederation

24.6

Free entry,

mandatory isolation

Mandatory isolation

13.

French Republic

24.2

14.

Republic of Poland

20.9

15.

Republic of Croatia

18.9

16.

Republic of Austria

17.7

17.

Republic of Cyprus

17.1

18.

Kingdom of Denmark

15.8

Free entry, no isolation required

 

No isolation required

19.

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 

15.7

20.

Federal Republic of Germany

12.1

21.

Ireland 

11.1

22.

Hellenic Republic

9.4

23.

Republic of Slovenia

9.1

24.

Republic of Estonia

7.3

25.

Slovak Republic

7.2

26.

Kingdom of Norway

6.5

27.

Italian Republic

6.4

28.

Principality of Liechtenstein

5.2

29.

Republic of Latvia

3.8

30.

Republic of Finland

2.9

31.

Hungary

2.0

Last updated: 10 08 2020