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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. Cyprus was no exception.

Coronavirus in Cyprus: statistics common for the country of Cyprus

According to the latest data, 177 039 062 people became victims of COVID-19, of which 3 832 951 deaths. On the territory of Cyprus — 72 709, of which 363 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 Cyprus is 0.50%.

In Cyprus, 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 Cyprus today, in 2021?

At the moment (Saturday, 5 June 2021) Cyprus 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 Cyprus:

Cyprus implements travel restrictions according to a classification of high, medium and low-risk countries based on data and criteria communicated every Thursday by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC). Each country has a colour code (red, orange, green, gray). The measures applicable to travel to Cyprus depend on the colour code assigned to each country (https://bit.ly/3hNZ95d)Travel from countries classified as «green»Travellers arriving from countries classified as «green» can enter Cyprus without being subject to any isolation or test requirement.For these travellers, testing and quarantine are not required also in case of transit through high-risk countries, provided that no overnight stay has taken place (as well as no stay has taken place in such countries in the last 14 days).Travellers arriving from countries NOT classified as «green» can enter Cyprus without being subject to any isolation or test requirement in case they have been fully vaccinated. These passengers, regardless of their nationality, holding a valid vaccination certificate from the following list of countries, will be able to travel from any country to the Republic of Cyprus without being subject to isolation or test requirement. A dedicated form must be filled in within 24 hours before the last departure flight to the Republic of Cyprus. Full information for vaccinated travellers is available at Cyprus Flight Pass — Vaccinated Passengers.All other travellers arriving from countries classified as «orange» or «red» are subject to the requirement for a pre-departure negative PCR test. The test must be taken within 72 hours prior to arrival.Additionally, travellers from countries classified as «red» are subject to a second test upon their arrival, at their own expenses.The following categories may opt to be tested upon arrival in Cyprus only (at their own expenses):1. Cypriot citizens and their family members (spouses, underage children and parents); 2. Persons legally residing in Cyprus; 3. Persons entitled to enter the Republic under the Vienna Convention; 4. Persons from countries classified as «orange», irrespective of their nationality, whose country of residence does not provide a laboratory testing service.Travellers from countries classified as «orange» or «red» shall remain in mandatory self-isolation until they receive the test result. People arriving from «red» countries falling under categories 1−3 above must remain in self-isolation for 72 hours and, after that, they must undergo a second PCR test at their own expenses. If the last test is negative, isolation is ended.Travellers from countries classified as «gray» must complete a compulsory self-isolation of 14 days. Self-isolation may be shortened by taking a PCR test on day 7 of the isolation period.The test result must be sent to the following email address: monada@mphs.moh.gov.cyAll travellers who test positive will be placed in compulsory confinement for 14 days.

You can read more about entering Cyprus in official sources: https://www.visitcyprus.com/index.php/en/cyprus-covid19-travel-protocol.

Restrictions on entry to Cyprus

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

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

Self-isolation required for some countries.

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

Conditions for entering Cyprus

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

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

Negative PCR tests required for some countries.

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

Entry rules to Cyprus today: 5 June 2021

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

Negative PCR tests required for some countries.

Many are wondering whether it is necessary to go into quarantine when entering Cyprus. We answer: today, when entering Cyprus, quarantine is required, but not for everyone.

How are things with masks in Cyprus?

Masks are required in enclosed public places

For which countries are the borders with Cyprus open?

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

For which countries are the borders with Cyprus 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 Cyprus?

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 Cyprus, today you do not need a vaccination passport. At the same time, the Cyprus government supports the idea of a document that confirms vaccination.

Digital statistics: on entry into and exit from Cyprus

Covid 19 sets new «records». Despite this, the borders of Cyprus are open to a number of countries. Also, Cyprus 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 Cyprus:

Current data on COVID-19 in Cyprus

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

  • Total cases: 72 709
  • Currently sick: 1966
  • Recovered: 70 380
  • Deaths: 363
  • Vaccinated: 394 877

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 Cyprus

Countries available for entry:

Available for entry, but with restrictions:

Countries unavailable for entry:

According to our information, at the moment there are no countries from which entry into Cyprus is completely prohibited. See how we collect data.

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