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Covid Test for Greece

If you are travelling from the UK to Greece, it is essential that you have the right health certification. Medicspot offers Covid testing and fit to fly certificates, allowing stress-free travel to Greece.

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As of 4 January 2021, the UK government has prohibited international travel without a legally permitted reason for departure. If you have a legally permitted reason for departure, UK nationals are permitted to enter Greece, subject to specific travel requirements.

Greece Travel Advice

Can I travel to Greece?

UK nationals may enter Greece as long as they are a permanent resident in the UK, Greece, another EU/EFA state, or an exempt country as detailed by the Greek government. 

Travellers to Greece must take a negative Covid-19 PCR test within 72 hours of departure and complete a Passenger Locator Form within 24 hours of entry.

Which Coronavirus test do I need to travel to Greece?

If you are travelling to Greece from the UK, you must complete a negative Covid-19 PCR test within 72 hours of departure. You will then be required to undergo an additional rapid Covid test upon arrival.

Will I still need to quarantine on arrival in Greece if I have tested negative for Covid-19?

Yes. Arrivals from the UK must self-isolate for 10 days even in the event of a negative test result. At the end of the 10 day isolation period, an additional Covid-19 PCR test will be required.

Do I need any additional documentation to travel to Greece?

Yes. If you are travelling from the UK to Greece then you must complete a Passenger Locator Form within 24 hours of arrival.

How much does a Covid-19 test cost for travel to Greece?

A Covid-19 test costs £149 if you are travelling to Greece. This covers the PCR test as well as a Fit to Fly certificate.

Are Medicspot Covid tests approved by Greece?

Yes. Medicspot tests and Fit to Fly certificates are universally recognised by both Greece’s airlines and Greece’s government.

What documentation will I get following my Covid test in order to meet Greece’s travel requirements?

If your Covid-19 test is negative, Medicspot will provide you with your negative test result as well as a Fit to Fly certificate. This documentation will be provided within the 72 hour testing requirement window.

How long before my flight to Greece should I take a Covid test?

Travellers from the UK to Greece are required to take a negative PCR test 72 hours before their flight.

Disclaimer All information is provided as guidance only. Ultimate responsibility for ensuring tests meet travel requirements lies with the traveller. Medicspot cannot be held liable for the advice provided here, given the changing nature of the government guidelines and the testing environment.

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