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

Traveling Estonian Festival (Cancelled)

Friday 17.04.2020 to Monday 20.04.2020
Tsuomoriri Bunko 1-25-4, Sengawa-cho, Chofu city, Tokyo

NB! The event has been cancelled due to the concerns of the spread of COVID-19.

Traveling Estonian Festival is a program that incorporates cultural elements such as Estonian products, live performances, videos, workshops talk shows etc. This event is held for the first time in 2020 and will be held for 4 days. The venue will provide you with the experience of traveling to Estonia.

Event summary

Date:17th April 2020 – 20th April 2020

Time: 11:00〜20:30 (Product sales until 18:30) Live performance 19:00〜20:30

Place: Tsuomoriri Bunko 1-25-4, Sengawa-cho, Chofu city, Tokyo

3 min a walk from Sengawa station (Keio line)

Event Supported by Embassy of Estonia in Japan

Cooperated by Japan-Estonia Friendship Association

Organized by 旅するエストニアまつり実行委員会(Traveling Estonia Festival organizing committee)

If you have any questions, please contact

Friday 17.04.2020 to Monday 20.04.2020
Tsuomoriri Bunko 1-25-4, Sengawa-cho, Chofu city, Tokyo