Regional consular center Athens

Coronavirus Updates


Persons desiring to travel to Switzerland need to register electronically via

Travellers arriving by plane are additionally obliged to display a negative PCR test on entry (no older than 72hrs).

Starting from April 5, persons travelling to Switzerland from Greece need to undergo a mandatory quarantine of ten days. Click here for additional information and exemptions.

For additional information, visit:

Travelling to Switzerland | FAQ & HelplineGreece



Travellers to Greece are required

  • to fill out electronically a Passenger Locator Form (PLF) at least 24hrs prior to their arrival, 
  • to have a negative COVID19-Test with them (not older than 72hrs), 
  • and to self-quarantine for seven days.

For additional information, visit:

COVID19 in Greece

Circulation Permits within Greece

Greek Ministry for Tourism

General Secretariat for Civil Protection

For any questions, please contact the Greek Missions in Switzerland.



Travellers to Cyprus are requested to fill out the "Cyprus Flight Pass" electronically  at least 24hrs prior to their arrival. For any questions, please contact the related Help Desk.

The Embassy remains in operation and is open to the public from Monday to Friday: 10:00-12:00. Following the decree issued by the Greek Government on 11 March 2020, activities for the public will be restricted.

Please request therefore an appointment by email ( or phone (+30 210 7230 364/6.) prior to your visit at the Embassy.

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Services and visa

All consular services and visa support for residents of the countries listed below are provided by the Regional Consular Centre Athens. Information can be found on the websites concerned:

Greece – Services
Griechenland – Visa