US To Poland Travel Restrictions, Flights News & Travel Ban In 2021 – Advisory & Requirements

This page was last updated on 29 October, 2021.


At a Glance

Most travelers from United States are allowed to enter Poland, but there are restrictions.
Source: Polish Government

Poland: Open for Travel

Travel is allowed with restrictions
Travelers from selected countries are allowed to enter Poland. Please check the documentation, quarantine and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Source: Polish Government


No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Vaccinated travelers from selected countries are not required to quarantine on arrival in Poland.

Details and Exemptions:Children up to 12 years of age crossing internal borders are exempt from quarantine if they travel under the care of adults who are vaccinated against COVID-19 or who have a negative COVID-19 test taken a maximum of 48 hours before crossing the border.
Source: Polish Government

COVID-19 test not required

No proof of a negative COVID-19 test required for entry
Travelers arriving from selected countries are not required to present proof of negative COVID-19 test to enter Poland.

Source: Republic of Poland
No proof of a negative COVID-19 test required for transit
Travelers transiting for less than 24 hours are not required to present proof of negative COVID-19 test.

Source: Republic of Poland

Masks are required

Masks are mandatory in public
Travelers aged 4 years and older must wear masks while in indoor and outdoor public places such as on public transport, in stores, and in other public buildings across Poland. Face coverings must be cloth or medical-type masks. Face shields, visors, scarves, or other types of face coverings are not permitted as substitutes for masks.

Source: Polish Government

Required Documents for your Trip

Mandatory proof of vaccination
Travelers who are fully vaccinated must present a COVID-19 vaccination certificate. Travelers are considered fully vaccinated once 14 days have passed since they completed the vaccination process for an EU-approved vaccine.

Travelers unable to present a valid certificate may be required to comply with rules for unvaccinated travelers.

Travelers have the option to present proof via EU Digital Certificate.

Source: Republic of Poland
Document: Explore EU Digital COVID Certificate
Mandatory passenger locator form
Travelers must fill up a passenger locator form before travel. A digital form filled online is preferred but travelers can still fill a paper form provided by the airline.

Source: Polish Border Guard
Document: Complete online