NEW Information about entering Croatia

Important: COVID vaccination certificates for two doses are valid for 270 days, and booster vaccination certificates are valid for 365 days


Passengers coming directly from the countries and/or regions of the European Union, i.e. countries and/or regions of the Schengen area and Schengen associated countries, regardless of their citizenship, will be allowed entry into the Republic of Croatia without the need to present an EU Digital COVID Certificate or any other epidemiological certificate (test finding, vaccination certificate, etc.) and without determining self-isolation.

These passengers do not need to submit a travel announcement via the Enter Croatia website.


Citizens of EU Member States (including Croatian citizens), i.e. Schengen Member States and Schengen associated countries coming from third countries, must present a valid EU Digital COVID Certificate when entering the Republic of Croatia.


Exceptionally, the abovementioned category of passengers who do not yet possess an EU Digital COVID Certificate will be allowed entry into the Republic of Croatia if they have the following: negative PCR test result or rapid antigen test result - RAT; certificate that they have received two doses of vaccine used in the EU Member States (Pfizer, Moderna, AstaZeneca, Gamaleya, Sinopharm, Novavax) or vaccines approved by the World Health Organization for emergency use (Serum Institute of India - Covishield, Bharat Biotech - Covaxin, Sinovac - CoronaVac); certificate showing that they have recovered from COVID-19 and have received one dose of vaccine used in EU Member States, or a vaccine approved by the World Health Organization for emergency use; perform PCR testing or rapid antigen testing - RAT for SARS-CoV-2 immediately upon their arrival in the Republic of Croatia (at their own expense), with the obligation to stay in self-isolation until they obtain a negative test result.


Third-country nationals who are not family members of citizens of Schengen Member States and Schengen Associated States nor are long-term residents under Council Directive 2003/109/EC of 25 November 2003 concerning the status of third-country nationals who are long-term residents and persons entitled to reside under other EU directives or national law or who have national long-term visas, apart from persons referred to in point 2 of this Decision coming from third countries, upon entering the Republic of Croatia, must present a valid EU Digital COVID Certificate.


For more detailed info visit the official government website.