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Covid-19: Travelers Aged 12-17 Can Fly to Greek Islands with Negative Self-test

Travelers aged 12-17 can now present a negative Covid-19 self-test to fly domestic to the Greek islands from the mainland.

Covid-19: Greece Extends Rules for Int’l Flights, Opens to More Nationalities

Greece has opened its gates to more nationalities and extended all travel rules concerning international arrivals from abroad.

Greece Updates Covid-19 Travel Rules, Bumps Rwanda and Thailand Off Safe List

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) has updated and extended all aviation directives concerning arrivals to Greece from abroad.

Greece’s Covid-19 Health Committee Approves More Vaccine Types for Entry into the Country

Travelers vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccines other than those approved by the EU will be allowed entry into Greece.

Greece Extends Restrictions for Flights from Albania, North Macedonia and Catalonia

Greece has extended restrictions for all flights from Albania, North Macedonia and Catalonia until February 22.

UK Nationals Added to List of non-EU Citizens Allowed into Greece

Following Brexit, the HCAA updated the temporary ban on entry into Greece from outside the EU, adding the UK to a list of countries exempt from the restriction.

Greece Updates Travel Ban for non-EU Residents

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority has updated the temporary ban on entry into Greece from outside the European Union.

Covid-19: Greece Sees Passenger Numbers Down 68% in Jan-Oct

During January-October 2020, passengers at Greek airports reached only 18.9 million, representing a 68 percent decline year-on-year.

Brits Looking Towards Greece for 2021 Spring, Summer Travel

Despite a general hesitation for travel in the post-Covid-19 era, British travelers are showing an interest in spending their holidays in Greece next year, according to ABTA.

Covid-19: Greece will Not Close Airports During Second Lockdown, Rules will Apply for Travel

Rules to enter Greece from abroad by air will apply as of November 9 due to Covid-19 lockdown restrictions.

Greece Allows Flights from Singapore, Suspends Entry from Canada, Georgia and Tunisia

Greece is now allowing travelers from Singapore to enter the country but has banned flights coming from Canada, Georgia and Tunisia.

Greece: Updated Travel Restrictions Announced by Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority

All announced travel restrictions for Greece have again been extended, as part of the government's efforts to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Mykonos Added to UK’s Safe Travel List

Mykonos has been added to the UK’s “travel corridor” list, meaning that travelers arriving from the Greek island, as of October 25, will no longer have to isolate.

Covid-19: Crete is Off the UK’s Quarantine List

Travelers arriving to the UK from the Greek island of Crete as of Sunday, October 18, will no longer have to isolate, according to the Foreign Office (FCDO).

UK, German Travelers Drive September Tourism to Greece

UK and German travelers gave Greece the thumbs up in September despite Covid-19 and international travel restriction confusion.

Greece Extends Covid-19 Travel Regulations Until October 25

Greece has extended all coronavirus-related travel restrictions until October 25, according to the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority.

Greece Announces Restrictions for Travelers from Poland, Updates Aviation Directives

Greece has issued an aviation directive for travelers arriving from Poland and also updated previous directives regarding passengers from other countries.

Covid-19 Travel Guidelines for Entry to Greece Updated

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) has released updated guidelines for travel to Greece in the post-Covid19 era.

Fraport Reports Major Drop in Passenger Traffic at its Airports in Greece

Greece's 14 regional airports, operated and managed by Fraport, saw passenger traffic drop by 74.5% in the first eight months of the year, due to the impact of Covid-19 on air travel.

Greece Issues New Aviation Guidelines for Travel

Greece's aviation authority has issued new guidelines in effect through to September 15 at midnight, applying to the traveling public.