We care for your safety and concerns for visiting Paros Greece, therefore in this page we provide useful official links of updated information for the travel protocols and restrictions applying in Greece regarding Covid-19 and also some general travel prevention advice.
Protocol for Arrivals in and Departures from Greece
As of May 14th, travelers arriving in Greece are required to have a negative PCR certificate from a testing laboratory, for a Covid-19 test taken no later than 72 hours before arrival.
This test is mandatory for all tourists (including children over the age of 5), regardless of the epidemiological situation in the country of departure.
– Proof of a negative test is not required however for all travelers that have completed their vaccination (i.e., 14 days have elapsed since the last vaccination, depending on the doses required) and hold a vaccination certificate.
Acceptable vaccines are: Pfizer BioNtech, Moderna, Astra Zeneca/Oxford, Novavax, Johnson + Johnson/Janssen, Sinovac Biotech, Gamaleya (Sputnik), Cansino Biologics, Sinopharm.
Book a PCR or Rapid COVID-19 test in a few easy steps: Aegean airlines in collaboration with BIOIATRIKI Healthcare Group in Greece assist their passengers in arranging their diagnostic PCR or Rapid test for competitive price or redemption of Miles + Bonus miles. Unfortunately we dont have BIOATRIKI on Paros island but we have other reliable structures.
You can find out more detailed information on travelling to Greece:
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR THE OPENING OF TOURISM 2021
Gov.uk – Travel advise Greece
Passenger Locator form
The Passenger Locator Form (PLF) is a key element in the planning. All travellers are obliged to complete their PLF at least 48 hours before entering the country, providing detailed information on their point of departure, the duration of previous stays in other countries, and the address of your stay while in Greece.
Other important information links:
I want to travel to Greece, can I?
Nouvelles mesures contre la Covid-19 en Grèce – ce qu’il faut savoir
FERRY BOAT PRE BOARDING INFORMATION FORM (COVID-19)
As part of the COVID-19 guidelines announced by the Greek Authorities for the prevention of the new coronavirus transmission and spread, all passengers must complete the Pre-boarding health declaration questionnaire (pdf)
Revised PRE-BOARDING INFORMATION FORM / Instructions for passengers for Cyclades
All passengers must complete the Passenger Pre-Boarding form and deliver it together with their ticket, to the vessel’s Chief Purser during boarding, before the vessel’s departure. Passengers have to present the necessary documents (in electronic or printed form) certifying the tests’ results or prior vaccination.
Documents when boarding the ship, include:
- Vaccination Certificate or
- Negative result of PCR Test not older than 72 hours or
- Negative result of Rapid Test not older than 24 hours or
- Negative result of a 24 hour Self-Test, the result of which must be declared on the Pre-Boarding form or
- Confirmation of Covid-19 infection minimum two months and maximum nine months, before the departure date.
Other important information links:
Please see the respective flyer of the National Public Health Organization
- It is recommended that passengers arrive at the port of departure on time to facilitate the check-in process before boarding.
- In case passengers experience respiratory symptoms during the trip, they must report it immediately to the ship's crew.
- If passengers develop respiratory symptoms after the trip, they should seek medical help immediately and inform their doctor about the history of the trip.
All travellers should:
- Check the latest official travel advice for their destination and check with their airline/tour operator and travel insurer before travel.
- Maintain good hand and personal hygiene. Wash hands regularly with soap and or an alcohol-based hand sanitiser before handling food and after being in public spaces.
- Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth.
- Avoid close contact with anyone with cold or flu-like symptoms, or who appears unwell.
- Avoid sharing personal items.
- Keep up to date with guidance on social distancing measures. Local strict social distancing measures may be in place and should be observed.
- Cover the nose and mouth when coughing and sneezing with a tissue or flexed elbow.
- Use paper tissues only once and dispose of them carefully, then wash hands with soap and water or alcohol-based hand sanitiser.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces in the home and work environment.