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the Czech Republic Travel Restrictions

37.4 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
43.84% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 41.32% last week
Most visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter the Czech Republic.

the Czech Republic border status

Rules and other entry exceptions apply to citizens, their families and residents, please find those at the Ministry of Health site


Outgoing travel to the Czech RepublicTraveling from Canada to the Czech Republic

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to the Czech Republic.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 and vaccinated persons from Czech Republic, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Austria, Slovenia, Hungary and Croatia are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test. Vaccinated persons must present a certificate of vaccination against COVID-19 stipulating that vaccine was administered at least 22 days before arrival in the country.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering the Czech Republic.

Return travelReturning to Canada from the Czech Republic

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from the Czech Republic must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from the Czech Republic will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.
Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter the Czech Republic but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

  • Open with restrictions

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