Foreign travel advice

Montenegro

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Summary

The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) advises against all but essential travel to the whole of Montenegro based on the current assessment of COVID-19 risks.

COVID-19 entry restrictions for Montenegro

Before you travel, check the ‘Entry requirements’ section for Montenegro’s current entry restrictions and requirements. These may change with little warning. Monitor this advice for the latest updates and stay in contact with your travel provider.

Returning to the UK

Montenegro is on the red list for entering England. Check what you must do to enter England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.

If you’re planning travel to Montenegro, find out what you need to know about coronavirus there in the Coronavirus section.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever to get travel insurance and check it provides sufficient cover. See the FCDO guidance on foreign travel insurance.

For information about COVID-19 vaccines, see the Coronavirus page.

There is a general threat from terrorism. There may be increased security in place over the festive period. You should remain vigilant and follow the advice of the local authorities.

The British Embassy is closed to visitors but can be contacted by telephone, email or social media.

Most visits to Montenegro are trouble-free.

Protests and demonstrations occur sporadically in Montenegro, often in front of government or religious buildings and Parliament. Restrictions on gatherings remain due to coronavirus. See Political situation

Terrorist attacks in Montenegro can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism

You must register with local police within 24 hours of your arrival in Montenegro. See Registration

Under Montenegrin law you must carry a valid form of ID with you at all times, for example a driving licence, passport or equivalent, otherwise you may be fined. See Local laws and customs

If you are abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.