Regulations for Crossing the Georgian Border in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic

 

Entry rules for COVID-19 vaccinated visitors

National of any country, with full course (two doses) of any COVID-19 vaccination (one dose in case of Johnson & Johnson), traveling from any country may enter Georgia under following conditions: 

 

✈  by air  

 

 shall present the document confirming the full course of any COVID-19 vaccination 

 

X does not require PCR test

 

X does not require pre-registration

🚗  ⛵  by land and sea

 

►  shall present the document confirming the full course of any COVID-19 vaccination 

 

►  shall present the negative PCR test taken in the last 72 hours prior to the visit to Georgia

 

X does not require pre-registration

Attention! Different rules apply to any person traveling from the Republic of India (regardless of citizenship and full course of vaccination) as well as persons with a history of travel to India during the last 14 days. They shall present a negative PCR test conducted in the last 72 hours prior to the visit to Georgia at the border and then undergo a mandatory 14-day quarantine, at their own expense.

 

PCR examination certificate must be in Georgian, English or Russian. 

 

Any person under the age of 10  (regardless of nationality) is exempted from the obligation to submit a negative PCR test in the last 72 hours prior to the visit to Georgia. 

 

 

Entry rules for non-vaccinated visitors

 

✈    ⛵    🚗

 

Citizens and residence permit holders of the following states may enter Georgia by air, land and sea under the conditions mentioned below:

 

European Union Member States

State of Israel

Republic of Turkey

Swiss Confederation

Kingdom of Norway

United States of America

Canada

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

State of Qatar

State of Kuwait

United Arab Emirates

Kingdom of Bahrein

Republic of Armenia

Republic of Azerbaijan

Ukraine

Republic of Moldova

Republic of Kazakhstan

Russian Federation

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Uzbekistan

Republic of Tajikistan

Republic of Kyrgyzstan

Turkmenistan

People’s Republic of China

Japan

Republic of Korea

The Sultanate of Oman

Republic of San Marino

Principality of Monaco

Republic of Serbia

Republic of Iceland

Principality of Liechtenstein

Montenegro

Principality of Andorra

Republic of Albania

Republic of Northern Macedonia

Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

Conditions of entry for non-vaccinated visitors

 

  • They must travel directly from the above-mentioned countries, including transit travel through third countries;

 

  • At the border checkpoint they shall present a negative result of the PCR test conducted in the last 72 hours prior their visit to Georgia;

 

  • On the 3rd day of their stay, they are obliged to undergo PCR-examination at their own expense;

 

 

  • All individuals who have travelled to the Republic of India within the last 14 days will be placed in a mandatory quarantine for 14 days upon entry at their own expense. In this case, PCR-examination on 3rd day of their stay will be waived. 

 

  • PCR examination certificate must be in Georgian, English or Russian.

 

  • Any person under the age of 10  (regardless of nationality) is exempted from the obligation to submit a negative PCR test in the last 72 hours prior to the visit to Georgia and to conduct a PCR examination on the third day.

 

 

 

Except for the above-mentioned categories, the restrictions on entry to Georgia do not apply to:

  1. Representatives of the diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited to Georgia and their family members;
  2. Family members of Georgian citizens, despite their nationality.
  3. Persons arriving in Georgia as part of humanitarian mission – if a trip of such mission (doctors, volunteers, etc.) to Georgia becomes a necessity;
  4. Individuals who have been granted the status of stateless person by the respective authorities of Georgia;
  5. Individuals holding status-neutral ID card or travel documents;  
  6. Individuals having a refugee status in Georgia;
  7. Members of official delegations (will be decided on a case-to-case basis);  
  8. Train and truck drivers, involved in international road traffic, international railway personnel, involved in in the carriage of goods by rail, as well as the members of the aircraft crew.

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