Open with restrictions

Belarus Travel Restrictions

66.03% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Unvaccinated visitors from India can enter Belarus with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from India can enter Belarus without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Belarus 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 BelarusTravelling from India to Belarus

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 3 days before departing to Belarus.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Foreigners over 6 years old arriving in Belarus must have an original or a copy of a medical document either in hard copy or an electronic form, confirming a negative COVID-19 test result. The PCR test must be done no later than 3 days before the border crossing date (this period includes the date of border crossing). The requirement does not apply to citizens with temporary or permanent residency permits.
A PCR test is not required if you have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate. The certificate must be submitted in hard copy and be in Belarusian or Russian and (or English).
Travelers who hold a document confirming a 24-hour transit through the territory of Belarus do not need a PCR test.
See full details of exemptions HERE.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from India are not required to quarantine after entering Belarus.

Details and exceptions
For all categories of citizens who arrive from abroad, self-isolation is no longer required. However, those who will be diagnosed with the COVID-19 infection are required to quarantine for 7 calendar days.

Return travelReturning to India from Belarus

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from Belarus must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departure to India.

Fully vaccinated travellers with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Travelers should upload their negative RT-PCR test report in the Air Suvidha Portal prior to boarding their flight.
Travelers will undergo a medical screening upon arrival and may be subject to a covid-19 molecular test at their own expense.
Children under 5 years of age are exempted from both pre and post-arrival testing.
Fully vaccinated travelers with WHO-recognized or Nationally-recognized vaccines are also exempted from testing requirements. Proof of vaccination should be uploaded in the Air Suvidha Portal.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Belarus are not required to quarantine upon entering India.

Details and exceptions
Quarantine is no longer required. However, travelers are advised to self-monitor their health for 14 days from arrival and if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of COVID19, they should immediately self-isolate and report to their nearest health facility or call National helpline number (1075)/ State Helpline Number.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Belarus

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

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