VISA REGIME

For holders of diplomatic and official passports:

Visa not required for a stay of up to 90 days during a six-month period

For holders of national passports and other travel documents:

Visa not required for stays of up to 90 days in a period of six months *

Note:             

* visa-free regime does not apply to holders of passports issued by the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Serbia ― Coordination Directorate.
Visa required for holders of passports and other travel documents in transit, except for travellers coming from Schengen countries.

ENTRY REGIME FOR CITIZENS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia are not allowed travel to Poland for tourism or private purposes. Entry is allowed only in cases of essential travels such as business trips, education, medical treatments etc. and with valid documentation proving such travel (invitation letter of a Polish company, faculty or hospital).
Citizens of Serbia who are allowed to enter should also have a certificate of vaccinationa which proves that at least two weeks had passed since the fully complited vaccination (with a vaccine which has been approved in EU - Pfiser-BioNTech,  Moderna-Biotech Spain,  AstraZeneca AB,  Janssen-Cilag International).
A medical certificate of recovery is accepted as well, provided it has not passed more than six months prior to arrival to Poland.
Persons who do not have any of the mentioned certificates, must undergo a 10-day quarantine, which can end after taking a PCR test on the 7th day.
Transit is allowed via airport, provided that a passenger has a plane ticket proving that he/she will leave the territory of Poland within 24 hours.

 

ENTERING AND LEAVING THE COUNTRY

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia are permitted to stay in Poland up to 90 days within a period of six months, as in other EU and Schengen area member states. A valid passport is required to enter Poland and, depending on the purpose of visit (tourist, business, private), border authorities may ask for additional documents, including proof of means of subsistence during the stay, travel health insurance, letter of invitation a legal or natural person, address of residence while in the Republic of Poland, etc.

 

SOCIAL SECURITY AGREEMENT

The 1958 Agreement between the Government of the Polish People's Republic and the Government of the Federative People's Republic of Yugoslavia on social insurance is still in force and covers health insurance in emergencies without any particular requirements.

 

USEFUL INFORMATION  

TRANSPORT —  Serbian driving license in new standard format can be used in transit or for a period of 6 months from the date of obtaining permanent or temporary residence, but not longer than the period of validity of the driving license. Serbian driving license can be exchanged for a Polish driving license by initiating proceedings before the competent Polish authority in the place of residence.

The Republic of Serbia and the Republic of Poland are parties to the so-called License plate subsystem, and as of 1 January 2012 no Green card certificate is required for vehicles registered in the Republic of Serbia to travel to the Republic of Poland.

OTHER INFORMATION — The PLN (Polish zloty) is the national currency used in Poland. All convertible world currencies can be exchanged easily at exchange offices. Payment cards (Visa, MasterCard) are generally an accepted means of payment.  

 

Contact information

For consular assistance and protection while in Poland, please contact the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Warsaw, address Al. Roż 5, 00-556 Warszawa, tel. +48 22 628 51 61, +48 22 625 60 41, fax: +48 22 629 71 73, and e-mail: embassy.warsaw@mfa.rs.