Coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel: The situation around the world is changing dramatically. Various governments have changed their travel warnings to restrict travel during this time. To understand how this may impact cover under your policy, please go to our FAQs and select your country of residence.
For the latest travel warnings and alerts around the world, read about lockdowns and border restrictions.
March 2022: The Russian invasion of Ukraine is ongoing. You should not attempt to cross into Ukraine from Poland. According to gov.uk, from 2 March 2022, Poland has extended a law limiting access until 30 June 2022 to areas within 3km of the Belarusian border in parts of Podlaskie and Lubelskie Voivodeships.
Poland has restricted entry to all foreigners at all external borders (land, air, and sea), including for transit purposes. Only foreigners in the following categories will be allowed to enter: citizens or legal residents of European Union countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Georgia, Japan, Canada, New Zealand, Thailand, South Korea, Tunisia, and Australia, and their spouses and children
All travelers who are permitted to enter Poland must undergo a mandatory 10-day quarantine at their place of stay in Poland, except for people who qualify for one of the following exemptions:
From 27 March to at least 25 April, there are tighter restrictions in place nationwide. Face masks are compulsory in open public spaces and in all enclosed spaces and on public transport. Public gatherings are restricted to five people. Cultural institutions and non-essential shops are closed, and restaurants and pubs can only provide takeaway/delivery service.
Prime minister Mateusz Morawiecki has announced new measures, banning gatherings of more than two people from March 25. To ensure distancing, other measures included limit the number of passengers on public transport to 50% of the seat capacity.
From March 15, all foreign nationals will be barred from entering Poland to limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). All Polish citizens and residents will be allowed to return to the country but will be required to undergo a 14-day quarantine.
You can buy at home or while traveling, and claim online from anywhere in the world. With 150+ adventure activities covered and 24/7 emergency assistance.
You can buy at home or while traveling, and claim online from anywhere in the world. With 150+ adventure activities covered and 24/7 emergency assistance.Get a quote