On 30 November last year, Croatia introduced new measures temporarily restricting border crossing. However, some exemptions have been made.
Croatia is following a traffic light system for travel restrictions and anybody coming from an EU country on the 'green list' can enter the country without any restrictions.That’s providing they show no symptoms and haven’t been in close proximity to an infected person.
As a general rule, only Hungarian citizens have been allowed to enter Hungary since 1 September 2020.
Foreigners travelling on business or to take part in sport or cultural events are allowed to enter Hungary providing they have two negative COVID-19 tests or quarantine on their arrival.
All travel between the UK and Hungary was banned from 22 December after the new variant of COVID-19 was discovered in the southeast of the UK. This ban is in place until 8 February and travel is only allowed for exceptional circumstances.
Iceland is open to tourists from EU/EEA countries only. Travel between the UK and Iceland was banned from 1 January.
Arrivals to Iceland will need to have two PCR tests: one immediately upon arrival and another five days later. Until both tests come back negative, arrivals must stay in quarantine for up to 14 days.
Exceptions to apply to those who: are transiting the country, have a certificate to show they have had COVID-19; have a certificate to prove they have been vaccinated against the virus; or those who for medical reasons cannot have the COVID-19 test.
Moldova is under a state of emergency, during which time bars, restaurants and cafes must close between 10pm and 7am.
Public events with less than 50 people are allowed, but not near areas with a high risk of infection.
Regular updates on travel restrictions, which depend on where you're travelling from, come from the border police website here.
Monaco is open for tourists and is following the EU traffic light system to determine restrictions for arrivals.
If you’re travelling from an EU country with more than 60 cases per 100,000 in the last two weeks OR a non-EU country, you’ll need to give your details to the COVID-19 call centre and quarantine when you arrive.
From 18 March 2020 the Russian government introduced restrictions on entry into the whole country for almost all foreign citizens. And from 30 March, temporary restrictions on entry and exit via Russia’s land borders were enforced.
All arrivals into Russia will be temperature checked and will be required to provide a negative PCR test result upon arrival.
More information about Russia's COVID-19 response here.
San Marino is open to tourists and has virtually no entry restrictions in place.
If you are accessing San Marino through Italy, you’ll need to check Italy’s travel advice before you set off.
Restaurants, bars, cafes and other leisure facilities are open with social distancing measures and face mask requirements in place.
All travellers to Turkey aged 6 years and above will be required to show a negative PCR test result before they can enter the country and may be subject to health screening when they arrive.
Turkey has currently banned flights from the UK due to the new COVID-19 variant.
Shopping centres, markets, restaurants and hairdressers are open from 10am to 8pm throughout the week, with restaurants only providing takeaway services.
Smoking in public is banned for the time being.
Turkish Airlines have published a country-by-country breakdown of flight restrictions to Turkey.
Between 8-24 January, stricter COVID-19 measures are in place to curb the spread of the virus. This includes the closure of bars, restaurants and cafes, and non-essential shops. All events during this period are banned.
Hotels remain open between 8-24 January with additional measures in place.
Entry restrictions depend on whether you’re travelling from a ‘green’ or ‘red’ zone country.
The United Kingdom entered a full national lockdown for at least seven weeks from 5 January as the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines continue.
All but essential travel to and from the UK is advised against and many countries have banned flights from the UK due to the new COVID-19 variant.
If you're coming to the UK, you must take a COVID-19 test no more than 72 hours before your arrival in the UK.
Arrivals from some countries will have to quarantine in a hotel for 10 days. They will have to pay for the hotel themselves and must have a negative test before they can leave. This currently applies to arrivals from Brazil and South Africa, but the list is likely to be extended.