Dear Visitors!

We would like to hereby draw your kind attention to the epidemic measures that apply to attending the Planet Budapest 2021 Sustainability Expo and Summit.

Pursuant to the relevant Hungarian legislation, crossing of the borders by plane with the purpose of attending the Planet Budapest 2021 Sustainability Expo and Summit, is only possible upon presentation of one of the following documents:

  1. an EU Digital COVID Certificate (or equivalent1) attesting to vaccination or recovery;
  2. a valid vaccination certificate acknowledged by the Government of Hungary on the basis of mutual or unilateral intergovernmental agreements2;
  3. diplomatic or service passport;
  4. negative PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to the crossing of the border; and invitation letter or certificate proving the purpose of the travel issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary.*

  • Please be advised that according to the current Hungarian legislation, including the government decree on the specific emergency rules related to the organization of the Planet Budapest 2021 Sustainability Expo and Summit, entry into Hungary is not possible more than 48 hours before the starting date of Planet Budapest 2021 (29 November 2021). In addition, participants of the event are required to leave the country within 48 hours of the closing date of Planet Budapest 2021 (5 December 2021).

Entry to the event venue of the Planet Budapest 2021 Sustainability Expo and Summit is only possible by presenting one of the following documents:
  1. an EU Digital COVID Certificate (or equivalent1) attesting to vaccination or recovery;
  2. a valid vaccination certificate adopted on the basis of mutual or unilateral intergovernmental agreements;
  3. a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to the crossing of the border;
  4. a negative antigen test taken within 48 hours prior to the first entry to the event




We would also like to emphasize that the above-mentioned documents may only be accepted when issued in Hungarian or English.

The government decree on the specific emergency rules related to the organization of the Planet Budapest 2021 Sustainability Expo and Summit is available here in Hungarian.


You can find the latest news about the current epidemic condition here.


For general rules for border crossing visit one of the following platforms:


The general rules for obtaining Schengen visa are available here.


We hope to be able to welcome you among the distinguished guests of the Planet Budapest 2021 Sustainability Expo and Summit


Let's shape our future together and take care of each other!

The Secretariat of the Government Commissioner Responsible for Planet Budapest 2021 Sustainability Expo and Summit




1: COVID-19 vaccination, test and recovery certificates issued by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or the Republic of Armenia
2: Which agreements affect the range of official certificates issued by the following countries and autonomous territories: the Republic of Albania, the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Republic of Cyprus, the Czech Republic, the Republic of North Macedonia, Georgia, the Republic of Croatia, the Republic of India, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Republic of Morocco, the Republic of Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, the Republic of San Marino, the Republic of Serbia, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Turkey, Ukraine, the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Republic of Cape Verde, Romania, the Swiss Confederation, the Russian Federation, the Principality of Andorra, Faroe Islands, the State of Israel, the Principality of Monaco, the Republic of Panama and the Vatican City State.

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