COVID-19: How to Travel in Greek Islands / Information
We inform you that according to the Greek Government Law (2955/B/06-07-2021), from Monday 05/07/2021 travel by ferry to the islands and between the islands Kos – Kalymnos, will be allowed if passengers:
- Have completed the COVID-19 vaccination, at least (14) days before the ferry trip and carry a vaccination certificate, or
- Have a negative molecular test (PCR) for COVID-19 by taking an oral or nasopharyngeal smear within the last seventy-two (72) hours before the scheduled departure time or a negative antigen (rapid test) for COVID-19 within forty-eight (48) hours before the scheduled departure time. The negative molecular PCR test and the negative antigen rapid test diagnoses are proven by the presentation of a relevant certificate, or
- Have a negative self-diagnosis test (Self-test) on a weekly basis, according to the generally applicable, or within twenty-four (24) hours before the schedule departure time.
- Show a certificate of illness, issued thirty (30) days after the first positive test and lasting for one hundred eighty (180) days after it, or
- Show an EU vaccination certificate (digital COVID certificate) and/or a third countries’ vaccination certificate.
From the above obligation are excluded:
- Minors up to twelve (12) years old (born after 01/07/2009),
- Minors from twelve (12) to eighteen (18) years old the obligation is covered by a negative Self-test certified by the guardian