COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  6/2/2021 ***  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 days …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Zagreb

Location:  Zagreb, Croatia Event:  U.S. citizens may directly return to the United States with certain expired U.S. passport. If you are overseas and your passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly to the United States until December 31, 2021. You qualify for this exception if all the …

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Security Alert: Planned Protest at Ban Jelacic Square (February 2, 2021)

Location: Ban Jelacic Square (Trg Bana Jelacica), Zagreb On Wednesday, February 03, at 10:00, there will be a demonstration at Ban Jelacic Square in downtown Zagreb. Demonstrators are protesting government restrictions believed to be discriminatory towards entrepreneurs. Over a thousand protestors are anticipated and heavy traffic congestion is expected. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Monitor local media for updates. …

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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021) 

Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test result and …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (December 18, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  The Croatian government has banned travel between counties from December 23 through January 8 to reduce the spread of COVID-19. This ban does not include movement between Zagreb county and Zagreb city. The following individuals are permitted to travel between counties without a pass: Individuals employed in transportation or necessary for maintaining traffic …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (December 14, 2020)

Location: Croatia, countrywide Event: During the holiday season, security measures in Europe remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by violent extremist ideology throughout Europe. While this holiday season looks significantly different than past years due to social distancing and other epidemiological measures, violent extremists continue to focus on …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (December 3, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event: From December 1 to December 15, 2020, the Croatian Government has prohibited all border crossings to protect the population from the COVID-19 disease. For detailed information, visit the  Croatian Government’s Ministry of Interior webpage .  Exceptions to the border crossing ban exist for the following groups of travelers: EU citizens, their family members, and EU residents coming directly from EU/EEA …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (November 27, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (November 27, 2020) Location:  Croatia Event:  Croatian officials announced new COVID-19 measures to help mitigate the spread of the virus.  As of 12:00am on November 28, the following measures will apply until December 21: Restaurants and cafes will be closed. Catering facilities in hotels and camps are permitted to …

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Travel Advisory: Level 3 Reconsider Travel to Croatia

Reconsider travel to Croatia due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for the Croatia due to COVID-19. Croatia has resumed most transportation options, (including airport operations and re-opening of borders) and business operations (including day cares and schools). Other improved conditions …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia

Location:  Croatia Event: U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. Entrance Restrictions: As of July 1, 2020, all EU/EEA nationals and individuals holding permanent residence or long-term visas in the EU/EEA countries can enter Croatia freely, without restrictions. All other …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (July 24, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: entrance restrictions and social distancing measures. Entrance Restrictions: As of July 1, 2020, all EU/EEA nationals and individuals holding permanent residence in …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (July 15, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: entrance restrictions and social distancing measures. Entrance Restrictions:  As of July 1, 2020, all EU/EEA nationals and individuals holding permanent residence in …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (July 10, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: entrance restrictions. Global Health and Travel Advisories: The Department of State still advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (July 2, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: entrance restrictions. Global Health and Travel Advisories: The Department of State still advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (June 26, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: entrance restrictions. Global Health and Travel Advisories: The Department of State still advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to …

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

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: entrance restrictions and flight availability. Global Health and Travel Advisories: The Department of State still advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (June 12, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: passport and citizenship services, flight availability, and entrance restrictions. Passports and Citizenship Services: Passport processing centers in the United States have resumed …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (June 9, 2020)

Location: Trg Zrtava Fasizma, Zagreb, Croatia Event:  On June 9 at 6 PM, there is a planned protest at the Victims of Fascism Square in downtown Zagreb.  The organizers expect approximately 50 people to attend, but the number may increase.  Heavy traffic congestion is expected. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and possibly escalate into …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (June 5, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: flight availability. Flight Availability:  Croatia Airlines continues adding international flights out of Zagreb airport.  Currently, it operates flights to Frankfurt, Amsterdam and …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (May 29, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: flight availability and entrance restrictions. Flight Availability:  Croatia Airlines is adding international flights out of Zagreb airport.  Currently, it operates flights to …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (May 22, 2020)

Location: Croatia Event: U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending weekly updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: flight availability and entrance restrictions. Flight Availability: Limited international flights are available from Zagreb Airport. Starting May 25, Croatian Airlines will add …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (May 15, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending regular updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: entrance restrictions and movement restrictions. Entrance Restrictions: Croatia has barred admission to all travelers through June 15 except: Croatian citizens and residents …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (May 8, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending regular updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: social distancing measures and movement restrictions. Social Distancing Measures: The Croatian government continues easing social distancing measures that were implemented to limit …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 30, 2020)

Location: Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending regular updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains the following new information: social distancing measures and flights. Social Distancing Measures: The Croatian government has begun easing some social distancing measures that were implemented to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 24, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending regular updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains new information: entrance restrictions, movement restrictions, and social distancing measures. Entrance Restrictions: Croatia has barred admission to all travelers except Croatian citizens and residents returning home, …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 17, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending regular updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. Please enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security and health updates. Flight Availability:  Currently there is only one daily flight leaving Croatia from Zagreb to Frankfurt on Croatian Airlines.  Frankfurt …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 15, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending regular updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. This message contains new information on voting overseas. Please enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security and health updates. Flight Availability:  Currently there is only one daily flight leaving Croatia …

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Current Status of Passport Applications & Flights, U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 10, 2020)

Location: Croatia Event: This message contains information on the current status of passport applications and flights out of Croatia. Passports and Citizenship Services: The U.S. Department of State’s passport operations have been severely limited by COVID-19.  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is still accepting appointments for passports and citizenship services, but the processing and delivery of those documents …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 9, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  International commercial flight options currently exist in Croatia, but they are severely limited.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements immediately unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  The U.S. government does not currently anticipate arranging repatriation flights in Croatia at …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 6, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  International commercial flight options currently exist in Croatia, but they are disappearing quickly.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements immediately unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  The U.S. government does not currently anticipate arranging repatriation flights in Croatia at …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 3, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending daily updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions.  This message contains the following new information: flight availability. The State Department advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  The State …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 2, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending daily updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions. The State Department advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  The State Department is advising U.S. citizens traveling or residing outside …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (April 01, 2020)

Location: Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending daily updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions.  This message shares the following new information: intercity travel passes (see Movement Restrictions). The State Department advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  The State Department is advising U.S. citizens traveling …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (March 31, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  U.S. Embassy Zagreb is sending daily updates to ensure all U.S. citizens in Croatia have the latest information about COVID-19 and local conditions.  This message also contains resources for victims of the March 22 earthquake in Zagreb. The State Department advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  The State Department is advising …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (March 30, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event: This message contains the following new information: reduced flight availability back to the United States, extension of stay for foreigners, and resources for those affected by the March 22 earthquake in Zagreb. The State Department advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  The State …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (March 27, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  This message contains the following new information: flight availability back to the United States and resources for those affected by the March 22 earthquake in Zagreb. The State Department advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  The State Department is advising U.S. citizens traveling or residing outside the United States to arrange for …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (March 26, 2020)

Location:  Croatia Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19).  The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with hundreds of thousands of reported cases worldwide. This message includes instructions on current flight availability to travel back to the United States and information about the movement restrictions in effect in Croatia.    On …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Zagreb, Croatia (March 19, 2020)

Location: Croatia Event:  On March 19, 2020, the Croatian Ministry of Health announced 102 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Croatia. The government of Croatia has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in accordance with the European Commission’s recommended travel ban . Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Croatia (January 7, 2020)

Location: Croatia Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Stay alert in locations …

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