Open with restrictions

Bulgaria Travel Restrictions

145.9 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
12.98% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 12.49% last week
Most visitors from Israel need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Bulgaria.

Outgoing travel to BulgariaTraveling from Israel to Bulgaria

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Bulgaria.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel are not required to quarantine after entering Bulgaria.

Return travelReturning to Israel from Bulgaria

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Bulgaria must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Israel.
Exceptions

All passengers, including protected individual (vaccinated and individual who recovered from COVID-19) must present a PCR test. It must be written in English and the passport number of the tested person must be indicated.

All inbound international passengers must pay for COVID-19 (PCR) tests required for entry to Israel.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Bulgaria will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Israel.
Details and exceptions

This may be shortened to 10 days upon the completion of two negative coronavirus tests (one upon arrival and one after 9 days of self-isolation).


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Bulgaria

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Israel can enter Bulgaria but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Travelers from from Israel are not required to quarantine.

  • Travelers coming from Israel will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Open with restrictions