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Latvia Travel Restrictions

128.3 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
27.70% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 25.85% last week
Most visitors from Israel will not be allowed to enter Latvia.

Latvia border status

Latvia has restricted the entry of all travelers except for Latvian, Estonian, and Lithuanian nationals and permanent residents. Nationals and residents of EEA Member States may enter the country if they are traveling from within the EEA. Spouses or minor children of Latvian nationals, members of government delegations and passengers in transit may still enter Latvia.


Outgoing travel to LatviaTraveling from Israel to Latvia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Latvia.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 11 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Latvia.
Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to travelers who have been staying only in the countries of the European Economic Area, Switzerland or the UK over the past 14 days, and can present a document certifying that the person has received a full course of vaccinations.

Travelers who have recovered from COVID-19 over the past six months and can present documentary proof of that fact.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form

Must be completed at least 48 hours before entering Latvia.


Return travelReturning to Israel from Latvia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Latvia 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 Latvia 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 Latvia

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants:Closed
Bars:Closed

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Israel can enter Latvia but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 10 days

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 10 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

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

  • Required in public spaces and public transportation.

  • Closed

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