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Detailed Restriction/Reopening Information For Kosovo
Data Last Updated: September 15, 2020

General Information

Open (Level 2)

All borders and checkpoints have reopened without a need for a test, however medical screening may be present.

Although not required, authorities continue to recommend that all arriving travelers have proof of having tested negative for COVID-19 within the previous four days upon entry.

Mask Requirement

Mask is required to be worn in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas.

Internal Restrictions/Closures

Authorities in Kosovo have tightened COVID-19 restrictions from July 29 due to an increase in infections. A nightly 2230-0500 curfew will be imposed in Drenas, Ferizaj, Fushe Kosove, Gjakova, Gjilan, Lipjan, Prishtina, Prizren, Peja, Podujeva, South Mitrovica, Shtrpce, and Vushtrri; all nonessential movement is prohibited during that period. 

Elderly citizens (over the age of 65) and citizens with chronic diseases (diabetes, hypertension and heart disease, chronic lung disease, patients with kidney disease, patients with suppressed immunity, oncology patients, etc.) are allowed to be in public places only 0500-1000 and 1800-2100.

In addition, all nationwide private, and public gatherings are limited to five people; protective face coverings and social distancing are mandatory in all indoor and outdoor public spaces.

Additionally all religious, cultural, recreational, and sport activities are temporarily prohibited with the exception of individual sports, including indoor swimming. Furthermore, nationwide cafes, restaurants, and bars are prohibited from operating 2230-0500,

Airlines & Transport

Pristina Airport (PRN) reopened June 28 following a three-month closure in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

As of the same date, the government also lifted its ban on air and land travel from countries with high and medium risks of COVID-19.

Although the official requirement to do so was lifted June 8, authorities continue to recommend that all arriving travelers have proof of having tested negative for COVID-19 within the previous four days upon entry.

All of Kosovo's land border crossings have been reopened since early June.

Status of Opening to Tourists

Information based on tourists place of residence being in that country for the last 14 days

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Information for Non-Tourists

Authorities are requiring citizens of North Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Montenegro to provide a negative COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test no older than 72 hours if entering Kosovo by land from July 13.

Travelers transiting through Kosovo, as long as they leave Kosovo within three hours of entry, as well as travelers arriving at the Pristina International Airport (PRN) who are willing to sign a statement promising to leave Kosovo within three hours, are exempt.

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