ISRAELI CITIZENS VISITING LITHUANIA
TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS
An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Israeli citizen for short-stay period in Lithuania starting from 2021.
A valid passport is required to enter Lithuania. All tourists entering Lithuanian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Lithuanian authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.
A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of Israel who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every Israeli citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.
Lithuanian custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Lithuanian territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:
If arriving from a non-EU country:
- Alcohol: Spirits (1L), wine or champagne (2L);
- Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), tobacco (250g).
Lithuania limits amber exports, souvenirs with a value not exceeding €1000 are allowed. Cultural goods export is restricted, Lithuanian government release permits for transporting valuables, a tax (10% to 20%) is applied to every artwork over 50 years old.
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Lithuania with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.
List of Lithuanian diplomatic offices in Israel
Embassy of Lithuania in Tel Aviv, Israel
Address: Lithuanian Embassy, 8 Shaul Hameleh Blvd., Amot Mishpat Bldg., Tel Aviv 64733
Phone: (+972) (3) 6958 685
Fax: (+972) (3) 6958 691
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- Russian 8%;
- Polish 5.6%;
- Other 0.9%;
- Unspecified 3.5%
Area: 65,200 KM2
Timezone: UTC/GMT +2 hours
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +370
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