Travellers are advised to monitor and check official websites of World Health Organization, relevant authorities and local government agencies for the latest developments on COVID-19 coronavirus. Do adjust your travel plans based on the latest information provided.

COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 22 May 2022.

Passengers whose first embarkation point is China (People's Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macao (SAR China) must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 2 days before departure from the first embarkation point. Tests accepted are NAAT, rapid antigen and PCR; or
  • a positive COVID-19 test taken at most 30 days before departure from the first embarkation point; and
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate stating that they are no longer contagious with COVID-19. The certificate must be issued at least 7 days after the first positive COVID-19 test. - This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.


COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 15 March 2022.

1. Passengers must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Convidecia (CanSinoBio), Covaxin, Covishield, Covovax, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

Filling of online health declaration form (HDF) is suspended until further notice.

Passengers entering or transiting through Canada and whose first embarkation point is China (People's Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macao (SAR China) must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen, NAAT or PCR test taken at most 2 days before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a positive COVID-19 test result issued more than 10 days but less than 90 days before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 2 years.


1. Entry by foreign nationals holding a visa is suspended.
This does not apply to:
  • foreign nationals with a visa issued after 28 March 2020;
  • foreign nationals with a diplomatic, service, courtesy or C visa.

2. Port visas, 24/72/144-hour visa-free transit policy will be reinstated.
3. Visa exemption for nationals of Brunei Darussalam, Japan and Singapore with a normal passport is suspended.
4. Below table is the visa summaries.
VISA TYPE CLARIFICATION ENTRY ALLOWED
Residency Purpose for Residence: Work, Study,Private Affairs, Reunion YES
Purpose for Residence: Journalist NO
VISA Diplomatic,Service, Courtesy, Crew Visa YES
Visa Issued Before 28MAR2020 | Except: Diplomatic,Service, Courtesy, Crew Visa NO
Visa Issued After 28MAR2020 YES
OTHERS APEC CARD: Must Match the passport details; Must have "CHN" in the back; Must be valid on arrival; Must be physical card YES
Permenant Resident ID Card YES
Nationals from a country with Mutual Agreement for visa exemption(Must verify before acceptance) YES

Note: Eletronic/photo copy of a APEC Business Travel Card is not accepted.
5. Passengers are no longer required for quarantine on arrival.
6. Airline crew of foreign airlines:
  • are required take PCR test within 48 hours before operating to China.
  • are required to have been vaccinated
  • are required to wear N95/KN95 mask during the on-board service, on ground when contacting with ground staff, entering the ramp or terminal or ramp transport or transport from/to layover hotel.

7. Passengers shall have negative PCR test within 48 hours before departure of the direct flight to China and test must be negative before applying for a Health Code. The result shall be uploaded on online health declaration.
8. Passenger is required to present the PCR test report (print-out) for airline to check before accepting for travel. The test report must have the name of the traveler, which should be exactly the same as it appears on the travel document used for the flight. Time of the test or time of issue (at least one of them should be within 48 hours before boarding); testing method (which should be nucleic acid testing; antigen testing will not be accepted); test result (which should be negative; 'uncertain’ will not be accepted); and name and contact details of the testing institution. The report must be in the official language of the place of departure of your flight to China, or in English.
9. Airline shall not accept traveler whose PCR test report exceeds 48 hours before their direct flight to China. Airline shall keep a record of traveler’ PCR test report for CAAC’s check.
10. Please refer to Notice issued by The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the Sultanate of Oman. Click Here
11. Passenger shall wear face mask during the flight and at the terminal.
12. Passengers must complete an "Exit/Entry Health Declaration Form" and present a QR code before departure. The form can be obtained at Click Here or from the WeChat app 'Customs Passenger Fingertip Service'.

COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 17 June 2022.

    i) France restricts travel between people’s republic of china and French territory, in accordance with decree 2022-1771 dated December 30, 2022. Specific rules for travel from people’s republic of china to French territory.
    1. Passengers aged 11 years old or older traveling from people’s republic of china to French territory shall present prior to boarding to air carrier the result of a biological examination of virological screening or the result of a test carried out less than 48 hours before the flight which does not conclude to a covid-19 contamination. the only tests accepted are those enabling the detection of the n protein of sars-cov-2.
    2. All passengers traveling from people’s republic of china to French territory shall present prior to boarding to air carrier a sworn statement indicating that:
    a. they do not show any symptom of covid-19,
    3. they have no knowledge of having been in contact with a confirmed covid-19 case within 14 days before the flight, they accept, for passenger aged 11 years old or older, to possibly take an antigenic test or Biological examination on arrival in French territory, they accept to remain reachable no more than 15 days after arrival, and, in case of positive biological examination that conclude to a covid-19 contamination on arrival on French territory, they commit to respect a 7 days isolation upon arrival and to conduct a biological examination at the end of this isolation period.
    4. Provisions 1 and 2 do not apply to crew members or personnel’s necessary for operation of passenger or cargo flights or travelling as passengers to or from their departure base.

    iii – For minor passengers, sworn statements may be signed by their legal representative.

    iv – Passengers must present, before check-in and boarding, all documents required for their travel, failure to provide these documents shall result in boarding denial.

    v –Passengers must keep all documents required for their travel until they reach their final destination in case of controls at arrival.

    vi – Health measures applicable to air transport for travel from people’s republic of china to French territory
    1. Any person aged 6 years old or more in aircraft used for public transportation must wear, from boarding, a single use surgical mask.
    2. The boarding shall be denied to any person aged 6 years or older who does not wear a surgical mask. This requirement shall not prevent the passenger from being asked to withdraw it for the purpose of identity check.

COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 15 June 2022.

1. Passengers residing in China (People's Rep.) whose first embarkation point is China (People's Rep.) are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and EEA Member States, and their children, grandchildren, parents, grandparents and siblings;
  • passengers with a long term "D" visa issued by an EEA Member State or Switzerland, and their children, grandchildren, parents, grandparents and siblings;
  • military personnel;
  • merchant seamen;
  • students;
  • unmarried partners of residents of Germany. They must have a written invitation and a copy of the identity document of the resident in Germany. They must also have a declaration and be able to present proof of their relationship.

2. Passengers who have been in China (People's Rep.) or Macao (SAR China) in the past 10 days must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 NAAT or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before arrival.
    The test certificate must be in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

3. Passengers who have been in China (People's Rep.) or Macao (SAR China) in the past 10 days could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.


1. Passengers whose first embarkation point is or who have transited through China (People's Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Singapore or Thailand must:
  • complete a self-declaration form at Click Here before departure; and
  • have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test must be uploaded at Click Here .
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

2. Passengers are subject to medical screening upon arrival.
3. A sub-section of 2% of the total passengers in the flight shall undergo random post-arrival testing at the airport on arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

Karnataka (BLR)
All asymptomatic passengers from designated high-risk countries (China, Singapore, Hong Kong, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, and Japan) must be Home Quarantined for seven days and monitored by Health authorities.

1. Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be issued in both English and a local language of the country where passengers were vaccinated.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Indonesia;
  • passengers younger than 18 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate stating that they are no longer contagious with COVID-19;
  • passengers with a diplomatic or service visa and an invitation letter issued by an Indonesian Ministry under the Travel Corridor Arrangement (TCA).

2. Passengers must download the "Pedulilindungi" mobile app before departure.
3. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.
4. Airline crew must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be issued in both English and a local language of the country where the airline crew was vaccinated.
  • This does not apply to airline crew transiting without disembarking the aircraft.

1. Passengers must have:
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate in English showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

2. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival and quarantine at their own expense.

1. Passengers whose first embarkation point is China (People's Rep.) or Hong Kong (SAR China)must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before arrival; or
  • a negative COVID-19 NAAT test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.

2. Passengers whose first embarkation point is China (People's Rep.) or Hong Kong (SAR China) are subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival.
1. Passengers must complete a "Declaration Form" before departure at Click Here. This will generate a QR code which must be presented before boarding and upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Jordan, their spouses and children;
  • passengers who do not need prior approval to enter Jordan;
  • passengers with a permanent diplomatic QR code.

1. Passengers:
  • must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival; or
  • must have a COVID-19 PCR test in English taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • are subject to a COVID-19 rapid antigen test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

2. Passengers with flu-like symptoms must submit the Travel Health Certificate Application before departure at Click Here .

Removed as all measures and restrictions are canceled effective 01st May 2022.

COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 27 September 2022.

COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 1 August 2022.
1. Passengers and airline crew must complete a "Traveller Declaration" at most 96 hours before arrival at Click Here .
2. Passengers traveling as tourists must have a hotel reservation confirmation for the entire stay in a registered tourist facility. More details can be found at Click Here.

1. Passengers must have:
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival; or
  • a negative COVID-19 test result taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Tests accepted are GeneXpert, NAAT, PCR and RT-PCR.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 5 years.

2. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 antigen test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival;
  • passengers with a negative COVID-19 test result taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Tests accepted are GeneXpert, NAAT, PCR and RT-PCR.

Passengers arriving on a direct flight from China (People's Rep.) must have a negative COVID-19 NAAT or rapid antigen test in Dutch or English taken at most 48 hours before departure.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers transiting through China (People's Rep.);
  • passengers younger than 12 years.
  • passengers with a diplomatic identity card issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or a Note Verbale issued by an embassy, consulate or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs;
  • passengers with a NATO Travel Order or a NATO-2 visa.

1. Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Pakistan younger than 12 years;
  • passengers younger than 18 years who are not nationals of Pakistan;

2. Passengers and airline crew must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test certificate must be in Arabic or English.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.

3. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival ( 2% of random sampling of the inbound passengers on international flights)
(Pass track is no more required for inbound passengers to Pakistan)
1. Passengers are subject to a rapid antigen test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days before departure from the first embarkation point. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Convidecia (CanSinoBio), Covishield, Covaxin, Covovax, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac;
  • passengers with a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
    The above exemptions also apply to their accompanying minors younger than 15 years.

2. Passengers must register at Click Here at most 3 days before arrival. This will generate an 'eTravel' QR code which must be presented at time of check-in and upon arrival.
3. Unaccompanied nationals of the Philippines younger than 4 years must have prior coordination by the airline with the Bureau of Quarantine (BOQ).
4. Suspension of all visa on arrival facilities.

The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) has announced a new travel requirement for all travelers (Qatar citizens, residents and visitors) entering Qatar who are coming from China. From 6pm Qatar time on Tuesday, 3 January 2023, all travelers coming from China (regardless of vaccination/immunity status) are required to submit a negative PCR test result at the check-in counter taken within 48 hours of the time of departure to the State of Qatar.

Transit passengers from China are required to bring a negative COVID-19 PCR test only if they leave the airport and enter Qatar.
The same precautionary measures will be applied on passengers coming from Hong Kong and Macau (SAR China).

1. Passengers must complete an "Application Form" and present it upon arrival. The form can be obtained at Click Here.
2. Suspension of e-visa issuance.

1. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Iran are not allowed to enter.
2. Passengers with a visit visa must have medical insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses.
3. Passengers traveling to perform Umrah must have a confirmed return ticket.
4. Airlines can check the validity of the exit/entry visas for residents of Saudi Arabia at Click Here

COVID-19 entry regulations lifted.

COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 1 May 2022.

1. Passengers are subject to medical screening upon arrival.
2. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 antigen test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers traveling to Zanzibar (ZNZ).

3. Passengers traveling to Zanzibar (ZNZ) are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival at their own expense.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Covovax, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac and Sputnik V;
  • passengers with a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test certificate must have a QR code;
  • passengers younger than 13 years.


Ministry Of Public Health Has Issued The Measure For International Passenger As Follow; -
1. Vaccination is no longer required.
2. Passenger from country that has requirements for RT-PCR test might as well have health insurance covering at least USD 10,000 of treatment of covid-19 for the itineraries in Thailand plus 7 days.
2.1 Those with business arrangement, including flight crew, student, may have a letter from the host or other form of insurance to cover such need.
2.2 Absence of health insurance is not the reason to deny boarding.
2.3 The quarantine officer will randomly check the proof of insurance of passengers from that country. If not exist, the passenger will have to purchase health insurance before immigration.
2.4 Once ministry of public health has regulation regarding this issue, the airline may process passenger without prove of insurance per the regulation.
3. Holder of Thai passport and transit/transfer passengers are exempted from health insurance check.
4. The airlines must adhere to related regulation and comply with the guidance as appropriate such as asking passenger to wear mask at all time except during meal or emergency situation.
5. Any passenger having symptoms of covid-19 during travel shall be recommended to test at arrival.
6. Any question may direct to ministry of public health for further clarification or direct to Click Here.

Passengers arriving from China (People's Rep.):
  • must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure; and
  • are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.


COVID-19 entry regulations lifted on 9 November 2022.
Passengers whose first embarkation point is China (People's Rep.) and entering England direct or indirect
1. Must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
2. The test result must be in English, French or Spanish.
3. The test certificate must contain following information
  • The name of the person from whom the sample was taken (and that this is written as per the passenger’s travel document);
  • The date of birth or age of the person from whom the sample was taken (and that this matches the passenger’s travel document);
  • The result of the test;
  • The date the test sample was collected or received by the test provider (which must be no more than 2 days prior to departure);
  • The name of the test provider and their contact details (noting that there is no approved list of providers); and
  • The name of the test device or the type of test used.
    This does not apply to
  • passengers younger than 12 years.
  • Passenger with medical condition or disability which doesn’t allow them to take PDT.
  • Such passengers must provide document evidences for exception.

Work-related exemptions are:
  • Aircraft crew
  • Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) inspectors
  • Crown Civil servants on diplomatic duty or carrying out essential government work
  • Defence workers
  • Essential or emergency workers
  • Persons travelling to the UK to conduct official business
  • A person who has travelled to the United Kingdom for the purpose of transporting material which is to be used for the provision of healthcare by a healthcare provider

4. These passengers are subject to medical screening upon arrival.
5. See further information here: Click Here
1. Passengers entering or transiting through the USA must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. Passenger details (e.g., name and date of birth) in the certificate must match those stated in the passport/travel document. Vaccines accepted are:
  • - AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), CanSinoBIO (Convidecia), Covaxin, Covishield, Covovax, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm (BIBP) and Sinovac. A combination of these vaccines is accepted if administered at least 17 days apart. More details can be found at Click Here
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of the USA
  • residents of the USA;
  • passengers younger than 18;
  • passengers with an immigrant visa;
  • passengers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-2, C-3 (as a foreign government official or immediate family member of an official), E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 (or seeking to enter as a nonimmigrant in one of those NATO classifications);
  • passengers with a letter of invitation or other official document, issued by the USA, by other government or by the United Nations, traveling on duty;
  • nationals of Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eritrea, Haiti, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Senegal, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania and Yemen with a visa issued by the USA, excluding B -1 and B -2 visas;
  • members of the U.S. Armed Forces, their spouses, and children younger than 18 years;
  • merchant seamen with one of the following visas: C, D, C1/D, B1, H or L;
  • nationals of Ukraine with an approved Uniting for Ukraine (U4U) authorization.
  • More details can be found at Click Here

2. Passengers whose first embarkation point is China (People's Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macao (SAR China) and if the booking is on the same itinerary must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen, NAAT or PCR test result issued at most 2 days before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a positive COVID-19 test result issued more than 10 days but less than 91 days before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a positive COVID-19 test result issued less than 10 days before departure from the first embarkation point and a signed letter from a licensed healthcare provider or public health official stating that the passengers COVID-19 symptoms started more than 10 days before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 2 years.

3. Passengers arriving from Seoul Incheon (ICN), Toronto (YYZ) or Vancouver (YVR) and who have been in China (People’s Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macao (SAR China) in the past 10 days must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen, NAAT or PCR test result issued at most 2 days before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a positive COVID-19 test result issued more than 10 days but less than 91 days before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a positive COVID-19 test result issued less than 10 days before departure from the first embarkation point and a signed letter from a licensed healthcare provider or public health official stating that the passengers COVID-19 symptoms started more than 10 days before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 2 years.

4. Passengers must complete an attestation form before departure. The form can be found at Click Here .
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of the USA;
  • passengers younger than 2 years.

5. Passengers are subject to COVID-19 measures set by the state/territory of their final destination. More information can be found at Click Here
6. DV visas issued in September 2020 that expired are accepted for entry.
7. Passengers could be subject to self-isolation.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate proving recovery in the past 90 days;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. Passenger details (e.g., name and date of birth) in the certificate must match those stated in the passport/travel document. Vaccines accepted are:
  • AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), CanSinoBIO (Convidecia), Covaxin, Covishield, Covovax, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm (BIBP) and Sinovac. A combination of these vaccines is accepted if administered at least 17 days apart. More details can be found at Click Here




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