All actual information about COVID-19 (prevention, statistics, symptoms and more) you can find on WHO website and in Google feed.

In 2019, the city of Wuhan (China) became famous all over the world. Such «popularity» was associated with the rapid spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It is known that coronavirus is transmitted in two ways — by airborne droplets and by contact.

The respiratory virus of a new type has already spread throughout the world. Azerbaijan was no exception.

Coronavirus in Azerbaijan: statistics common for the country of Azerbaijan

According to the latest data, 177 039 062 people became victims of COVID-19, of which 3 832 951 deaths. On the territory of Azerbaijan — 334 647, of which 4936 deaths.
Over the last day (data on Saturday, 5 June 2021), the number of infected increased by 2971, +76 deaths. Thus, the mortality rate in Azerbaijan is 1.47%.

In Azerbaijan, bars and restaurants work with restrictions, all shops work without restrictions. Public events (exhibitions, concerts, museums, etc.) are allowed but with restrictions.

Is it possible to enter Azerbaijan today, in 2021?

At the moment (Saturday, 5 June 2021) Azerbaijan is available for tourists but with restrictions. At the same time, it is important to comply with the rules and requirements that are regulated by internal documents. Here is what official sources say for tourists planning to come to Azerbaijan:

As a preventive measure, Azerbaijan has suspended processing «ASAN Visa». Foreign nationals wishing to visit Azerbaijan are requested to apply for a visa through relevant local Azerbaijani embassies and consulates that will operate in a special mode. For further inquiries, please contact info@evisa.gov.az.Foreigners visiting Azerbaijan for the UEFA EURO 2020 games should submit at least one of the following documents to be able to obtain a visa from May 1 till July 5, 2021, at the checkpoints on Azerbaijan`s state border:official invitation letter from the Organizing Committee or from the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA)accreditation card or another document from the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA)a ticket or a document confirming the receipt of a ticket to the game for the citizens of the playing team countriesTo obtain permission to enter Azerbaijan, foreigners must submit a medical certificate after being tested for COVID-19. This requirement also applies to Azerbaijani citizens who have visited countries affected by an outbreak of coronavirus in the last 14 days.Restrictions on travelling to and out of Azerbaijan by air or land are in force until the 1st of June, except for cargo and charter flights.The following flight options are currently available, based on specific rules and regulations by the airline operating the flight:-Baku-Istanbul-Baku direction, operated by AZAL, 11 times a week -Baku-Istanbul-Baku direction, operated by Turkish Airlines, 4 times a week -Baku-Minsk direction, operated by Belavia, twice a week -Baku-London-Baku direction, operated by AZAL, once a week -Baku-Berlin-Baku direction, operated by AZAL, once a week -Baku-Dubai-Baku direction, operated by FlyDubai, twice a week -Baku-Frankfurt-Baku direction, operated by Lufthansa, twice a week -Baku-Moscow-Baku direction, operated by Aeroflot, twice a week -Baku-Kyiv-Baku direction, operated by Ukraine International Airlines, twice a week -Baku-Ankara-Baku direction, operated by AZAL, twice a week -Baku-Antalya-Baku direction, operated by AZAL, once a weekBorder officials are screening all arriving travellers for symptoms. In case of any suspected exposure, the passenger — regardless of nationality or purpose of travel — will be evaluated and sent to a specially designated quarantine facility for 14 days.Border officials are also taking steps to disinfect land border crossings.

You can read more about entering Azerbaijan in official sources: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/azerbaijan/entry-requirements.

Restrictions on entry to Azerbaijan

On Saturday, 5 June 2021, the borders of Azerbaijan are fully open for citizens, for tourists and foreigners — the borders are partially opened. Moreover quarantine is required upon arrival.

Here’s what they write about quarantine in official sources:

Quarantine for 14 days required for all countries.

If, when crossing the border with Azerbaijan, symptoms of coronavirus appear, namely: cough, shortness of breath, fever, fatigue, headache and muscle pain, you should immediately consult a doctor.

Conditions for entering Azerbaijan

Special conditions of entry and various kinds of restrictions during a pandemic are applied in almost all countries. Azerbaijan is no exception.

Do I need a test result when crossing the border with Azerbaijan?

Covid19 test is required for all countries.

In addition, when crossing the border, there should be no signs of SARS.

Entry rules to Azerbaijan today: 5 June 2021

We have already figured out the need for a test. Just in case, we recall:

Covid19 test is required for all countries.

Many are wondering whether it is necessary to go into quarantine when entering Azerbaijan. We answer: today, when entering Azerbaijan, quarantine is required.

How are things with masks in Azerbaijan?

Masks are required in public spaces

For which countries are the borders with Azerbaijan open?

Borders with Azerbaijan on 5 June 2021 are open to the following countries of the world:

For which countries are the borders with Azerbaijan closed or partially closed?

Borders with Russia on June 5, 2021 are closed (or partially closed) for the following countries of the world:

Is a vaccination passport obligatory to enter Azerbaijan?

Dozens of countries around the world have been thinking about the introduction of so-called «covid passports» for several months. We are talking about documentary evidence of vaccination against COVID-19. The goal is to simplify travel abroad, as well as to speed up the process of returning to normal life.
In order to travel to Azerbaijan, today you do not need a vaccination passport. At the same time, the Azerbaijan government supports the idea of a document that confirms vaccination.

Digital statistics: on entry into and exit from Azerbaijan

Covid 19 sets new «records». Despite this, the borders of Azerbaijan are open to a number of countries. Also, Azerbaijan citizens can freely cross the borders of other states. Naturally, on condition they сomply with all quarantine measures.

From which countries you can come to Azerbaijan:

Current data on COVID-19 in Azerbaijan

As of 5 June 2021, there is a decrease in cases of coronavirus infection in Azerbaijan. More detailed statistics in numbers:

  • Total cases: 334 647
  • Currently sick: 3092
  • Recovered: 326 619
  • Deaths: 4936
  • Vaccinated: 1 497 993

You can keep track of the most current information on the WHO website: https://covid19.who.int/.

View other countries from which we can come to Azerbaijan

Countries available for entry:

Available for entry, but with restrictions:

Countries unavailable for entry:

Is it possible to enter and what are the rules, conditions for entering Azerbaijan during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in 2021?