Regulations for Crossing the Georgian Border in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic

Entry rules for COVID-19 vaccinated visitors

Citizens of all countries, traveling by air from any country may enter Georgia if they present the document confirming the full course (two doses) of any COVID-19 vaccination at the border checkpoints of Georgia.

* Except for any person coming from the Republic of India (regardless of citizenship and full course of vaccination) as well as persons who have a history of travel to the Republic of India during the last 14 days. They are subject to a negative result of the PCR test conducted in the last 72 hours before the visit to Georgia at the border and then – a mandatory 14-day quarantine (in the case of an alien, at his own expense).

Attention! Before crossing the Georgian state border, it is obligatory to complete the special application form, indicating the travel history of the last 14 days, contact details (address, phone number, email etc.)

For foreigners:

Citizens and residence permit holders of the following states may enter Georgia by air under the conditions mentioned below:

  • European Union Member States
  • State of Israel
  • Republic of Turkey
  • Swiss Confederation
  • Kingdom of Norway
  • United States of America
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • State of Qatar
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Kingdom of Bahrein
  • Republic of Armenia
  • Republic of Azerbaijan
  • Ukraine
  • Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Russian Federation
  • Republic of Belarus
  • Republic of Uzbekistan
  • Republic of Tajikistan
  • Republic of Kyrgyzstan
  • Turkmenistan

For entering Georgia, they must comply with the following conditions:

  • They must travel by air directly from the countries mentioned above, including transit travel through third countries; (Land and Sea borders remain closed);
  • At the border checkpoint of Georgia they must present PCR-examination certificate conducted during 72 hours prior to travel to Georgia;
  • On the 3rd day of their stay, they are obliged to undergo PCR-examination at their own expense;
  • Before crossing the state border, they must complete the special application form, indicating the travel history of the last 14 days, contact details (address, phone number, email etc.)​;
  • All individuals who have travelled to the Republic of India within the last 14 days will be placed in mandatory quarantine for 14 days upon entry. In this case, PCR-examination on 3rd day of their stay will be waived. 

Except for the above-mentioned categories, the restriction on entry to Georgia does not apply to:

  1. Representatives of diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited to Georgia and their family members;
  2. Family members of Georgian citizens, despite their nationality. (Spouse, children under 18 years old, relevant documents should be presented);
  3. Persons arriving in Georgia as part of humanitarian mission – if trip of such mission (doctors, volunteers, etc.) to Georgia becomes a necessity;
  4. Individuals who have been granted the status of stateless person by respective authorities of Georgia;
  5. Individuals holding status-neutral ID card or travel documents;  
  6. Individuals having a refugee status in Georgia;
  7. Members of official delegations (will be decided on a case-to-case basis);  
  8. Train and truck drivers, involved in transport of goods and services and airplane crew.