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Lithuania Travel Restrictions

65.91% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 65.51% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Lithuania.
Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Lithuania without restrictions.

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


Lithuania entry details and exceptions

Unvaccinated travelers and those not fully vaccinated are not allowed to enter Lithuania.

Fully vaccinated travelers, Lithuanian citizens, legal residents, and their partners and close relatives, National visa holders and Travelers covered under international treaties, their close relatives as well as their staff, members of official delegations are exempted from this restriction.


Outgoing travel to LithuaniaTravelling from New Zealand to Lithuania

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Lithuania.

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

Details and exceptions

Requirement does not apply to vaccinated travelers with the proper vaccine documentation, travelers who recovered with a confirmed positive PCR test and no more than 180 days elapsed from the positive test result before arrival, travelers under the age of 16, travelers in transit and travelers with humanitarian reasons they must instead take a test on arrival.

Travelers have the option to present proof via EU Digital Certificate https://ec.europa.eu/info/live-work-travel-eu/coronavirus-response/safe-covid-19-vaccines-europeans/eu-digital-covid-certificate_en

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Lithuania.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

The isolation period can be shortened

Travelers may take a test on day 7 and end quarantine earlier with negative test results.

Details and exceptions

Unvaccinated travelers are required to self-quarantine for 10 days on arrival. Fully vaccinated travelers and travelers with valid proof of recovery from COVID-19 are exempted from this requirement.

Documents
Registration Form

Will have to present the confirmation QR code at the time of boarding.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Lithuania

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Lithuania must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to the following:

1. Children who are under two years of age.

2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19

3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Lithuania will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.

Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Lithuania

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

FAQs

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Lithuania without restrictions. Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Lithuania.

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Lithuania without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Lithuania.

  • Fully vaccinated travelers coming from New Zealand are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated travellers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departure.

  • Fully vaccinated travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine. Unvaccinated travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 10 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Lithuania is required in enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Lithuania are open. Bars in Lithuania are open.