Montenegro Travel Restrictions: COVID-19 Information (Updated 17/4/2021)


Montenegro Travel Restrictions: COVID-19 Information (Updated 17/4/2021)

Montenegro Travel Restrictions: COVID-19 Information

If you are planning to visit our country, be assured to check the following travel restrictions and measures for Montenegro. New measures against COVID-19 are adopted by the Government every 7 days.

The number of patients with the virus is 3,493, while the total number recovered is 90,291. vaccinated number is 37,909. There are general measures, measures related to movement, special measures. This text especially highlights the measures related to travel, arrival and stay of foreigners in Montenegro. This text will be updated every seven days following the new measures.

Montenegro travel restrictions for foreigners

Montenegro travel restrictions refer to the entry and movement of foreigners in our country. Travel restrictions for Montenegro were introduced to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The Government closely monitoring the Coronavirus situation in Montenegro and introducing measures where needed.

Montenegro COVID-19 entry restrictions for foreigners

  • Foreigners can enter Montenegro if they have a negative PCR test result, and not older than 72 hours.
  • Foreigners can enter Montenegro with a positive result of a serological test - an antibody of the IgG class, which is issued by registered laboratories and is not older than 30 days.
  • Foreigners may enter Montenegro with proof that they have been vaccinated with other doses of vaccine against the new coronavirus, issued by an authorized health institution, at least seven days before entering Montenegro.
  • Foreigners can enter Montenegro even if they do not meet any of the above conditions. Then they must be quarantined for 14 days.
  • Children up to 5 years of age can enter Montenegro without a PCR test.

Internal restrictions

  • It is mandatory to wear the mask, indoors, outdoors.
  • A curfew between 00 am and 5 am.
  • Restaurants, cafes, are open in the period 7am -23pm h. Also work hotel cuisine for their guests. Restaurants and bars can only offer takeout/delivery services.
  • Shopping malls, markets, beauty salons, fitness centres work in the period 7am-22pm.
  • It is forbidden to stay in parks.
  • Intercity passenger traffic is prohibited in the period from Friday 23 pm to Monday at 5 am.
  • This prohibition does not apply to persons who have a return ticket in international air traffic.
  • The arrival and exit of citizens is prohibited from the territory of the following cities of Nikšić, Pljevlja, Berane, Mojkovac,Savnik, Kolasin, Andrijevica.
  • For all other cities in Montenegro, intercity traffic is allowed, except on weekends.

Transport options

Montenegro travel restrictions are not covered by public and air transport.

  • Are commercial flights open: YES
  • Is public transport active: YES

National parks

National parks are open. In the national park Durmitor, Biogradska Gora and Lovćen, movement is limited due to snow whose height is around 1 meter.

The Lipska Cave is currently closed to visitors.

Montenegrin borders

All border crossings are open. Transition control is in line with the measures of the Institute of Public Health.

Gas stations, banks and pharmacies operate regularly. In passenger and public transport, the existence of prescribed measures is mandatory. Taxi transport and car rental in Montenegro is currently available.

Rent a car in Montenegro during coronavirus

If you want to rent a car in Montenegro during covid, have information on the entire process of disinfection and collection of vehicles. Additional rules are prescribed for the operation of a car rental agency in Montenegro during the coronavirus. It is an obligation to take care of clean vehicled. Respecta car agency has adopted a special safety protocol for protection against covid 19. The protocol is in line with the recommendations of the Institute of Public Health, and further expanded to increase user safety. It involves complete disinfection of the car and 24 hours before a new rental agreement.

Additional Montenegro travel advisory

In public transport:

  • Follow all official instructions. Wear a mask over your nose and mouth when in public. Masks are required on planes, buses, trains, and other forms of public transportation travelling into, within, or out of Montenegro and in Montenegro transportation hubs such as airports and stations.
  • Avoid crowds and stay at least 2 meters from anyone who is not travelling with you.

Getting gas:

  • Use disinfecting wipes on handles and buttons at the gas pumps before you touch them.
  • After fueling, use a hand sanitiser gel with at least 60% alcohol. When you get to your destination, wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.