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Cyprus Travel Restrictions

74.45% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Unvaccinated visitors from India can enter Cyprus with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from India can enter Cyprus without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Cyprus 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.


Cyprus entry details and exceptions

Foreign citizens regardless of their vaccination status can travel to Cyprus.


Outgoing travel to CyprusTravelling from India to Cyprus

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Cyprus.

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

Details and exceptions
The certificate of vaccination is valid if the full course of vaccination has been issued by the competent authorities for at least 14 days and no more than 9 months. Otherwise, the administration of a COVID-19 booster shot must be presented.
Children below 12 years old are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.
Quarantine requirements

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

Details and exceptions
A random test is implemented in Cyprus. Travelers will undergo a 10-day quarantine if they refuse to perform a COVID-19 test upon arrival in the country.

Return travelReturning to India from Cyprus

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from Cyprus 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 Cyprus 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 Cyprus

Masks:Required in enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open

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