Coronavirus Answers and Frequently Asked Questions for Passengers at Belgrade airport (BEG)
To protect themselves against the introduction of infectious diseases into the territory of the Republic of Serbia, persons who come to the Republic of Serbia from countries with an unfavorable epidemiological situation (from all countries of the world) can enter the Republic of Serbia provided Have a negative RT-PCR test for SARS CoV-2, issued by the reference laboratory of the country of origin, not older than 48 hours from the date of issue.
If there is a delay in entry into the Republic of Serbia, which cannot be attributed to the fault of the passenger, but is a consequence of an external event that could not be predicted, avoided or eliminated (flight delay / delay, departure of buses, trains, etc.), then the test cannot be more than 72 hours when entering the Republic of Serbia.
People coming from the United States are admitted to a negative FIA Rapid Antigen test under the same conditions instead of a negative RT-PCR test.
The restriction does not apply to citizens of the Republic of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Bulgaria, Hungary, the Republic of North Macedonia and Montenegro, when entering the Republic of Serbia from those countries from which they are citizens. Persons who are not citizens of this country, and have been granted temporary or permanent residence in these countries and who directly from these countries enter the Republic of Serbia, it is allowed provided that within 48 hours, from the moment of crossing the state border, territorially delivery a reliable public health institute negative RT-PCR test or antigen test for the presence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, issued by the reference laboratory of the Republic of Serbia.
The following do not apply:
1) to foreign citizens in transit through the Republic of Serbia. The transit of foreign citizens is limited to a period not exceeding 12 hours from the moment of entry into the territory of the Republic of Serbia;
2) to the crew and cabin crew of the aircraft whose final destination is the Republic of Serbia;
3) crew, personnel and passengers in transit, that is, transfer through the international airports of the Republic of Serbia;
4) accredited personnel of foreign diplomatic and consular missions and offices of international organizations, as well as their relatives who are holders of special identity cards, that is, identification documents issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Secretariat General of Government. ;
5) to minors up to 12 years of age, if the parent, guardian or other person accompanying the child has the negative test referred to in item 2 of this Instruction, if necessary;
6) to foreign citizens who have been granted temporary residence or permanent residence in the Republic of Serbia;
7) Members of the foreign armed forces, police and other security services who are in transit through the territory of the Republic of Serbia or who arrive in the Republic of Serbia for the purpose of carrying out official duties with prior notice ;
8) to persons who have been vaccinated in the Republic of Serbia and who have the corresponding certificate, as well as to citizens of countries with which the Republic of Serbia has concluded agreements on the recognition of vaccination certificates, who have been vaccinated in that country and have the appropriate certificate issued by the competent authority in those states - the so-called Covid vaccination ID (countries: Hungary, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Slovenia *). In both cases, people must be fully vaccinated (two-dose or single-dose vaccinated, including the AstraZeneca Covid -19 vaccine and Johnson & Johnson's Janssen (J & J / Janssen) Covid-19 vaccine); for
9) foreign citizens when carrying out international transport, in order to take over or unload goods or in order to transport people in or through the Republic of Serbia, in the case of crews
10) citizens of neighboring countries of the border area who perform agricultural work and have agricultural land in the territory of the Republic of Serbia, and who are required to have proof of ownership of agricultural land or a declaration of the owner of agricultural land to perform agricultural work on that land, agricultural work on your land, subject to reciprocity.
11) citizens of neighboring countries who are residents of the border area and who are employed in the territory of the Republic of Serbia, to whom the employer of the Republic of Serbia has issued an employment document, subject to reciprocity. < / p>
National and foreign citizens entering the Republic of Serbia for commercial reasons, with prior notification to the Chamber of Commerce of Serbia, can enter the Republic of Serbia provided they present a negative RT-PCR test or an antigen to the Chamber of Commerce of Serbia within 24 hours after crossing the state border, test for the presence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, issued by the reference laboratory of the Republic of Serbia.
The Serbian Chamber of Commerce shall submit the announcement of the state border crossing without delay to the Ministry of the Interior - Border Police Administration, and no later than 24 hours before the planned state border crossing.
If a negative RT-PCR test or antigen test for the presence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus is not shipped within 24 hours of crossing the state border or if the test is positive for the presence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the Serbian The Chamber of Commerce must notify the delays to the territorially competent public health institute.
Latest updates: June 10, 2021