Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Vilnius (June 19, 2020)

Location:  Lithuania


Effective June 17, Lithuania ended the nationwide quarantine but kept the state of emergency.  Face masks are recommended in public transport, events in closed public spaces, and in other places where it is not possible to maintain a safe distance between people.

Detailed information about cross border movement, transit through the territory of Lithuania, and self-isolation rules from June 17 onward, including an interactive map is available at  (Source: MFA)

Ministry of Health published a global list of COVID-19 affected countries, which will be updated every week.  Foreigners from these countries are allowed entry to Lithuania only in exceptional cases, and those allowed to enter are subject to a recommended 14-day self-isolation.  See the list of “affected countries”

A separate list of European Economic Area (EEA) countries, Switzerland, and the UK is published every Monday.  See the current EEA/EU list (Source: MoH).

We will suspend reporting flight information as it is readily available. Please work with the airline companies on any special requirements to fly.


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Emergency Assistance

For emergency American Citizens Services, including emergency passports, please write or call ( ; +370-5-266-5600 during working hours 10-12, 14-16 Monday through Friday).

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