Open with restrictions

Montenegro Travel Restrictions

45.4 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
23.40% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 22.83% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada can enter Montenegro with a negative COVID-19 test result.
For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Montenegro for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.

Outgoing travel to MontenegroTraveling from Canada to Montenegro

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Montenegro.

Exceptions

Testing requirement does not apply to travelers with a positive result for IgG antibodies not older than 30 days issued by a registered laboratory. Travelers who have received the second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine more than 7 days before arrival.

Non-residents who have spent at least 15 days in Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, and Albania continuously are exempt from the requirement for a test or proof of vaccination but will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada are not required to quarantine after entering Montenegro.

Details and exceptions

Travelers with Montenegrin residency permits and those who are not fully vaccinated arriving without a negative PCR test within the previous 72 hours will need to quarantine for 14 days.

Non-residents who have spent at least 15 days in Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, and Albania continuously are exempt from the requirement for a test or proof of vaccination but will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Montenegro

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Montenegro 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 Montenegro 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.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Montenegro

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Montenegro but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Travelers from from Canada are not required to quarantine.

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

  • Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Open with restrictions