An emergency situation has been declared in Estonia due to the pandemic spread of the coronavirus in the world.

From 17 March there will be a temporary restriction on entry to Estonia for foreign nationals who do not hold an Estonian residence permit or right of residence, or have family members in Estonia. Foreigners are allowed to transit Estonia on the way to their home country if they do not show symptoms of COVID-19. At the border control travel documents and medical symptoms will be checked.There are no restrictions on exiting the country.

We care about your and everyone’s health. For this reason and in order to stop the spread of the coronavirus and flu, we kindly ask you to seriously consider whether coming to the representation is essential, and refrain from doing so if you are not feeling well, suspect that you or a family member has become infected, or you or a family member has been in an area of the coronavirus epidemic in the past 14 days. Thank you for your understanding!

In addition to previous measures, restrictions on movement are in force in Estonia from 14 March in line with the emergency situation.

On 17 March 2020, applications for Schengen visas and long-stay visas to Estonia can no longer be submitted at representations and visa centres of external service providers. This also applies to Schengen visa applications that are processed by Estonia on behalf of another member state.

Further information

Estonian Honorary Consuls in Portugal

Estonian Honorary Consul in Porto

Mr. Mário Nuno dos Santos Ferreira
Rua de Miragaia, 99 -103
4050-387 Porto
+351 22 340 2514
+351 22 340 2511

Operating region: Beira Litoral, Douro Litoral, Minho, Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Beira Alta and Beira Baixa counties

Estonian Honorary Consul in Tavira

Mr. Manuel Gonçalo Pereira Martins Dias
Praça Dr. Antonio Padinha No 12
8800-354 Tavira
+351 939 450 550, +351 932 825 254
+351 281 325 870

Operating region: Algarve and Baixo Alentejo

Estonian Honorary Consul in Funchal

Mr. Fernando Faria de Catanho
Rua da Carreira, n.º 73, 4º Andar
Funchal, 9000-042
Tel: +351 291 100 091
Fax: +351 291 100 096

Operating region: Autonomous Region of Madeira