Civil aviation

All restrictions applied for commercial flights to / from the airports of Lithuania during quarantine period have been lifted as from 17 June 2020.

Notice. According to the Resolution No 152 of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania of 2020 February 26, the border crossing shall be restricted by preventing the entry of foreigners to the Republic of Lithuania as from 2020 June 17 00:00 until 2020 July 16 24:00. The restriction shall not be applied to:

  1. citizens of the countries of the European Economic Area, the Swiss Confederation and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and persons lawfully residing in these countries, who arrive from these countries, provided the incidence of COVID-19 in the country where they lawfully reside has not exceeded 25 cases/100 000 population in the last 14 calendar days. The list of such countries shall be published every Monday by the State Commander of National Emergency Operations (;
  2. foreigners who hold documents confirming their right to reside in the Republic of Lithuania and foreigners who are family members (parents (adoptive parents), children (adopted children), spouses and carers) of the citizens of the Republic of Lithuania and of foreigners who hold documents confirming their right to reside in the Republic of Lithuania;
  3. foreigners holding a national visa of the Republic of Lithuania;
  4. foreigners lawfully residing in countries that have not been listed in 1 paragraph of this list, where the incidence of COVID-19 disease (coronavirus infection) meets the incidence criteria specified in 1 paragraph of this list, while applying the principle of reciprocity;
  5. persons enjoying immunities and privileges under the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (1961), the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations (1963) and under other international agreements and legislation of the Republic of Lithuania, their family members and their service personnel, also members of official delegations;
  6. persons serving in the military units of NATO and of NATO countries and their service personnel, also their family members;
  7. crew members, who are employed in Lithuanian companies engaged in international commercial transportation, or who carry out international commercial transportation by all the means of transport;
  8. health professionals arriving into the Republic of Lithuania for the provision of health services;
  9. high-performance athletes, high-performance sports and physical activity specialists, high-performance sports and physical activity instructors and their family members coming to the Republic of Lithuania with the permission of the Minister of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania to prepare for and participate in high-performance sports competitions;
  10. artists coming to the Republic of Lithuania at the permission of the Minister for Culture of the Republic of Lithuania for the participation in professional artistic events, and their service personnel;
  11. journalists coming to the Republic of Lithuania at the permission of the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania;
  12. and in other exceptional cases, where foreigners are allowed entry to the Republic of Lithuania on the basis of an individual permission by a minister holding the jurisdiction in the respective realm, and whose entry has been approved by the Government.

More information on flight permits https://ltsa.lrv.lt/en/sector-activities/civil-aviation/flight-permits

Last updated: 29-06-2020