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Poland will be reopening for tourism on June 13,2020, first allowing EU countries to visit, and then expanding to a list of third-party countries in July.
Poland made the announcement that it will be reopening its borders and lifting restrictions to visitors coming in from the 26 countries of the European Union, and the 4 EFTA nations.
While the government of Poland was very clear that they will open borders to EU countries, our contact at the government-run tourism board also mentioned this should include visitors from the UK, which many other European countries have been neglecting.
Last Updated Nov 9
As of July, select third-party nations are permitted to visit Poland. Below is the full list of approved nations, including both EU and non-EU countries.
Here are the countries that can visit Poland with no restrictions:
- Croatia * cases high, could require 14-day quarantine
- Czech Republic * cases high, could require 14-day quarantine
- France * cases high, could require 14-day quarantine
- Luxembourg * cases high, could require 14-day quarantine
- Romania * cases high, could require 14-day quarantine
- South Korea
- United Kingdom
Are There Flights Available To Poland?
Yes. The borders will open to EU countries on June 13th, and international flights from EU countries will resume on June 16th.
Will there will isolation/quarantine restrictions?
As of June 13th, the approved countries listed above will not have to quarantine or isolate when they arrive into Poland.
For all entry requirements, please read “Poland Covd-19 Entry Requirements”
Are there any rules for tourists visiting Poland?
The government of Poland is asking all visitors to adhere to local health laws, abide by social distancing and the wearing of masks in designated places.
November Update: Due to a new surge in cases, Poland has added many new rules, regulations and closures across the nation. Please see the important list of the new restrictions here.
What’s Open in Poland?
As of June 6, theaters, cinemas, operas, and ballets are permitted to operate again with special sanitary requirements and only 50% occupancy. Gyms, swimming pools, amusement parks, museums, shopping malls and children’s play areas are also allowed to open. Weddings and ceremonies of up to 150 people are allowed. Many hotels and inns have reopened to accommodate travellers. Nightclubs remain closed.
Disclaimer: Poland’s reopening news is ever-changing and being updated constantly. We do our best to keep this article up to date with all the latest information, but the decision to travel is ultimately your responsibility. Contact your consulate and/or local authorities to confirm your nationality’s entry before traveling.