Armenia Travel Updates Quarantine Norms Restrictions and COVID Tests

Armenia – Travel Restrictions Changes
Entry For Vaccinated Travelers: Partially Allowed
Vaccination Requirements: If you hold an appropriate vaccine certificate, you do no need to provide PCR test
Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: PCR test required for all countries
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Package Details: Anyone arriving in Armenia that is showing symptoms, or has bee exposed to someone with COVID-19, will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days.

Restrictions in Armenia
Lockdown Effect: No
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational
Shoppings: Open
Restaurants and Bars: Totally Open

Detailed Travel Advisory
Published 20.05.2021
1. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
2. Passengers without:
– a negative COVID-19 PCR test in Armenian, English or Russian taken at most 72 hours before arrival; or
– a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received the last vaccine dose at least 14 days before arrival are subject to a PCR test upon arrival at their own expense and quarantine.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 1 year.

Detailed Tourist Information
Restrictions on entry of non-Armenian citizens to the Republic of Armenia have been lifted.

You can now enter Armenia with a negative PCR test certificate issued a maximum of 72 hours prior to arrival.

Travelers having certificates of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 won’t have to take an additional PCR test upon entering Armenia.

If you arrive without a certificate, and have no symptoms, you can pay for a PCR test at Zvartnots airport or the land border crossing from Georgia. You must then isolate until you receive a negative result.

The land borders with Iran and Georgia are closed, but Citizens of Armenia or Georgia are permitted to return to their respective countries.

Lockdown Details
On September 12, 2020, this State of Emergency expired.

See the government’s official online information center on COVID-19 for more information (

Face masks are required in public spaces and in public transportation. Children under the age of six, as well as individuals exercising or riding a bike are exempted from this requirement, as are individuals with certain health requirements.

Shops, restaurants/cafes and manufacturing industries are currently able to operate in Armenia, with restrictions governing social distancing and the wearing of facemasks is Mandatory.

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