1. Passengers from South Africa , Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe , Lesotho, Eswatini , and Mozambique are not allowed to enter. This also applies for passenger who have been in these countries for past 14 days. Omani citizens, diplomats, health workers and their families are excluded from the decision, as well as citizens of the above said countries who have valid residence in Oman. All those excluded from this decision, including Omani citizens, are subject to COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival and mandatory seven days’ institutional quarantine with COVID-19 PCR test on the sixth day.
Passengers must register at https://covid19.emushrif.om/ before departure.
  • This does not apply to passengers with a diplomatic passport traveling on duty.
  • Passengers younger than 18 years

2. Passengers must have health insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses for at least 1 month.
  • This does not apply to nationals of Oman.

3. Passengers must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before arrival if arriving on a flight that takes 8 hours or more (including transit); or
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival if arriving on a flight that takes less than 8 hours. The test must have a QR code or be approved by the authorities in the country of departure; and
  • be uploaded at https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 18 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik at least 14 days before arrival. These passengers will be subject to PCR test on arrival if not holding pre departure negative PCR report.
    passengers who have received two doses of COVAXIN before not less than fourteen (14) days ahead of estimated arrival time are accepted to travel to the sultanate, without quarantine taking into consideration the required PCR test and all other requirements/conditions applied to the passengers with the approved vaccines.
    The certificate must have a QR code or be approved by the authorities in the country of departure; and
  • be uploaded at https://covid19.emushrif.om/

4. Passengers are subject to a PCR test upon arrival which must be paid before departure via https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 18 years;
  • passengers with:
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik at least 14 days before arrival; and
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before arrival if arriving on a flight that takes 8 hours or more (including transit), or a negative PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival if arriving on a flight that takes less than 8 hours.
    The certificate and the test must have a QR code or be approved by the authorities in the country of departure; and
  • be uploaded at https://covid19.emushrif.om/

5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine.
  • This does not apply to passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik at least 14 days before arrival.
    The certificate must have a QR code or be approved by the authorities in the country of departure; and
  • be uploaded at https://covid19.emushrif.om/

Approved vaccines in Oman:
Pfizer (2 doses), AstraZeneca (2 doses), Johnson & Johnson (1 dose), Sinovac (2 doses), Moderna (2 doses), Sputnik V. (2 doses), Sinopharm (2 doses), Covisheild (2 doses).
1-Fully Vaccinated arrivals with negative test result pre-arrival:
2-Fully Vaccinated arrivals with no PCR test:
  • Register through: https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • Upload the vaccine certificate (with QR) through: https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • Present the travel request form Travel Registration Form (TRF) upon arrival.
  • Undergo PCR test upon arrival.
  • You will be fitted with a wristband & quarantine until the test result is released.
  • If tested negative, the wristband must be returned to the nearest health center or private hospital to be removed.
  • If tested positive, arrivals must continue to quarantine for 10 days.

3-Non-vaccinated arrivals (Residents):
  • Register through: https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • Upload a negative PCR test result with QR code pre-arrival through: https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • Book an institutional quarantine (unless exempted) through: https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • Present the travel request form Travel Registration Form (TRF) upon arrival.
  • Undergo PCR test upon arrival.
  • Institutional quarantine for 7 days.
  • PCR test is required on the 8th day.
  • If tested positive, residents must quarantine for additional 10 days.

4-Non-vaccinated arrivals (Omani nationals):
  • Register through: https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • Upload a negative PCR test result with QR code pre-arrival through: https://covid19.emushrif.om/
  • Undergo PCR test upon arrival.
  • Home quarantine for 7 days.
  • PCR test is required on the 8th day.
  • If tested positive, residents must quarantine for additional 10 days.


1. Passengers arriving from or who have transited through Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to nationals and residents of Bahrain.

2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates;
  • passengers with a residence permit issued by Bahrain;
  • passengers with an e-visa obtained before departure;
  • passengers who can obtain a visa on arrival;
  • military personnel.
  • until 13 November 2021, passengers arriving from a country other than Bosnia and Herzegovina, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, Iran, Iraq, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Philippines, Romania, Slovenia, Sri Lanka, Tunisia, Ukraine or Viet Nam with:
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in countries that are eligible for visa on arrival; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate with a QR code; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Cyprus, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Jordan Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles or United Arab Emirates. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac and Sputnik V.
  • effective 14 November 2021, passengers with:
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in countries that are eligible for visa on arrival; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate with a QR code; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Cyprus, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Jordan Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles or United Arab Emirates. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac and Sputnik V.

3. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure. Until 13 November 2021, the test result must have a QR code if arriving from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, Iran, Iraq, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Philippines, Romania, Slovenia, Sri Lanka, Tunisia, Ukraine or Viet Nam.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac and Sputnik V;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate.

4. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.

5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for up to 10 days.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate with a QR code showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival, if arriving from a country other than Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Cyprus, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Jordan Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles or United Arab Emirates showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival, if arriving from a country other than Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in countries that are eligible for visa on arrival, if arriving from a country other than Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe.
  • Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac and Sputnik V

6. Flights from Addis Ababa (ABB) and Baku (BAK) are suspended.
  • This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights.

7. Flights from Iraq, Lebanon and Syria are suspended.
  • This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights.

8. Visa on arrival facility restarted.
  • This does not apply to passengers with a residence permit issued by Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia or United Arab Emirates, if arriving from a country other than Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates.

9. Border crossing on the causeway is suspended.
1. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • Vaccinated This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

2. A completed "Health Declaration Form" must be presented upon arrival. The form can be found at https://dghs.gov.bd/images/docs/Notice/Notice_5_5_2021_HDF_c.pdf
3. Passengers are subject to medical screening.
4. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through Botswana, Eswatini, Ghana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe must have a hotel booking for 14 days.
5. Passengers are subject to quarantine for up to 14 days. Details can be found at http://caab.gov.bd/covid19f.html
6. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.

1.For the Countries under Group-A:
  • Vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccine: Travelers completed full dose (single/double dose as applicable for a full dose) of WHO approved Covid-19 vaccine before 14 days of the travel date can enter Bangladesh. They must carry official proof of vaccination and after arrival they will have to complete 7 (Seven) days strict home quarantine.
  • Not vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccine: Travelers without having full dose (single/double dose as applicable for a full dose) of Covid-19 vaccine can enter Bangladesh, provided that they will have to complete a mandatory 7 (Seven) days institutional quarantine at government nominated facility or Hotel at his/her own expenses. RT PCR test will be carried out after 7 days and he/she will be released when the test result is negative.


2.For the Countries under Group-B:
  • Vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccine: Travelers completed full dose (single/double dose as applicable for a full dose) of WHO approved Covid-19 vaccine before 14 days of the travel date can enter Bangladesh. They must carry official proof of vaccination and no quarantine is required on arrival.
  • Not vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccine: Travelers without having full dose (single/double dose as applicable for a full dose) of Covid-19 vaccine can enter Bangladesh, provided that they will have to complete a mandatory 14 (Fourteen) days home quarantine.
  • Passengers originating from this group of countries can have transit via the countries under Group A, provided that they are kept confined within the transit airport under the close supervision of the airlines.


3.If COVID-19 symptoms are identified on arrival:
Irrespective of the country group and Covid-19 vaccination, if any COVID-19 symptoms are identified in a traveler on arrival, he/she shall be sent to Government Authorized Hospital for further checkup and will be sent to 7 (Seven) days isolation at government nominated facility or Hotel at their own expenses if Covid-19 is detected. RT PCR test will be carried out again after 7 days and he/she will be released when the test result is negative.
4.Passengers below 18 years of old:
Passengers below 18 years old without vaccination, originating from any group of countries, can travel with their fully vaccinated family and they will have to observe same health formalities that will apply to their family members on arrival.
5.Requirement of RT PCR test for incoming passengers:
All incoming passengers, except the children below 12 years old, shall mandatorily possess RT PCR based COVID-19 negative certificate. The PCR test shall be done within 48 hours of the flight departure time. Page 2 of 3
6.Restrictions imposed by the destination/transit country(s) and the Airlines:
There is no restriction on the outgoing passengers travelling to the countries of any group from Bangladesh. However, incoming/outgoing passengers shall follow the latest restrictions/ requirements imposed by the transit/destination country(s) or by the Airlines. Airlines concerned shall arrange to keep their passengers well informed about the Airlines requirements and the requirements or formalities of origin / transit / destination country(s) well before of their travel.
1. Quarantine (institutional/home) formalities for the diplomats and their family members shall be as per the latest directives/decision of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Bangladesh.
2. Health Services Division, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Bangladesh will be the appropriate authority to consider the exemption about the quarantine (institutional/home) formalities for any personnel.
3. All home and institutional quarantine shall be ensured by the local administration and law enforcing agency(s).
6. Capacity restrictions for all types of flights:
(i) Outgoing flights: No capacity restriction for Narrow Bodied (Single aisle) aircraft. Wide Bodied (Twin aisle) aircraft shall carry a maximum of 280 passengers, except B777 and B747 aircraft shall be entitled to carry up to 350 passengers.
(ii) Incoming flights: A maximum of 140 passengers in the Narrow Bodied (Single aisle) aircraft and 80% of the total installed seating capacity for the Wide Bodied (Twin aisle) aircraft can be carried.
(iii) Incoming and outgoing flights: In both the cases of Narrow-Body or Wide-Body aircraft, at least the last row of the economy class and one seat of business class (unless otherwise instructed) cabin shall be kept vacant for any suspected COVID- 19 positive passenger(s). Moreover, all health directives including disinfection, social distancing etc. procedure at the airport or in the aircraft shall strictly to be complied following the other directives of CAAB.
7.This circular will replace the circular under reference and the instructions contained in any other Civil Aviation Circular/Directives/Instructions, to the extent it is relevant, issued by CAAB in this regard.

1. Until January 31, 2022, passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa or Zimbabwe, are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of Canada;
  • passengers with status under Canada's Indian Act.

2. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa or Zimbabwe:
  • are subject to COVID-19 test upon arrival and quarantine for 14 days; and
  • must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Canada. The test must not be issued in Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa or Zimbabwe. Tests accepted are: CRISPR, Ct, detection of the E gene, detection of the N gene, detection of Orf1a/b, detection of the RdRp gene, detection of the S gene, ddPCR, isothermal amplification, LamPORE, NAAT, NAT, NGS, PCR, qPCR, RNA, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, sequencing and WGS. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/uuf5nntc

3. Until 31 January 2022, passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Canada;
  • dual nationals of Canada with a Special Authorization approval email;
  • permanent residents of Canada;
  • persons registered under Canada's Indian Act with the Certificate of Indian Status (CIS) or the Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS);
  • passengers with a Canadian Refugee Travel Document or a Single Journey Document for Resettlement to Canada;
  • immediate family members of nationals of Canada, of permanent residents of Canada and of persons registered under Canada's Indian Act. They must stay for at least 15 days and have a quarantine plan. Staying for less than 15 days is allowed if they have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. The certificate must be in English, French or accompanied by a certified English or French translation. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac. A combination of vaccines is accepted.
  • extended family members of nationals of Canada, of permanent residents of Canada and of persons registered under Canada's Indian Act. They must stay for at least 15 days, have a quarantine plan, and have a written authorization issued by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Staying for less than 15 days is allowed if they have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. The certificate must be in English, French or accompanied by a certified English or French translation. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac. A combination of vaccines is accepted.
  • passengers with an authorization from the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC);
  • passengers with a letter of authorization from the Deputy Minister of Canadian Heritage (PCH);
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate uploaded in ArriveCAN showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. The certificate must be in English, French or accompanied by a certified English or French translation. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac. A combination of vaccines is accepted.
  • passengers younger than 12 years accompanied by a guardian with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate uploaded in ArriveCAN showing that the guardian was fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. The certificate must be in English, French or accompanied by a certified English or French translation. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac. A combination of vaccines is accepted.
  • passengers arriving directly from the USA and traveling on an essential purpose listed on https://tinyurl.com/4absxrpa ;
  • passengers with a study permit or a post-graduation work permit, issued by Canada. They must be attending a designated learning institution (DLI) with a COVID-19 readiness plan approved by its province or territory. They must travel only to attend their study;
  • passengers with an application for permanent residence. They must have a written notice issued under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act;
  • members of the Canadian forces traveling on duty, and their immediate family members;
  • nationals of France who live in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon and who only been in Canada, the US or Saint-Pierre and Miquelon in the past 14 days;
  • more exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/s4tbrc8 .

4. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Canada. The test result must not be issued in Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa or Zimbabwe.
  • Tests accepted are: CRISPR, Ct, detection of the E gene, detection of the N gene, detection of Orf1a/b, detection of the RdRp gene, detection of the S gene, ddPCR, isothermal amplification, LamPORE, NAAT, NAT, NGS, PCR, qPCR, RNA, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, sequencing and WGS. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/uuf5nntc
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 5 years;
  • nationals and residents of Canada and passengers registered under the Canada's Indian Act, returning to Canada within 72 hours of their initial scheduled departure time from Canada until the initial scheduled departure time of their return flight to Canada, with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. The certificate must be in English, French or accompanied by a certified English or French translation.
  • Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac. A combination of vaccines is accepted;
  • passengers younger than 12 years traveling with their vaccinated parents/guardians, returning to Canada within 72 hours of their departure from Canada;
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 test taken at least 14 days and at most 180 days before departure of the last direct flight to Canada. Tests accepted are: CRISPR, Ct, detection of the E gene, detection of the N gene, detection of Orf1a/b, detection of the RdRp gene, detection of the S gene, ddPCR, isothermal amplification, LamPORE, NAAT, NAT, NGS, PCR, qPCR, RNA, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, sequencing and WGS;
  • passengers arriving from directly from India.
  • passengers arriving from Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa or Zimbabwe;
  • more exemption can be found via https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/exemptions .

    • 5. Passengers and airline crew must submit their information electronically, at most 72 hours before arrival, through the ArriveCAN app or the website https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19/arrivecan.html . Passengers must present an ArriveCAN receipt before boarding.
      6. Passengers arriving directly from India must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 18 hours before departure. The test result must be issued by the laboratory Genestrings at the New Delhi airport (DEL) and have a QR code. Tests accepted are: CRISPR, Ct, detection of the E gene, detection of the N gene, detection of Orf1a/b, detection of the RdRp gene, detection of the S gene, ddPCR, isothermal amplification, LamPORE, NAAT, NAT, NGS, PCR, qPCR, RNA, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, sequencing and WGS.
      • This does not apply to:
      • passengers younger than 5 years;
      • passengers with a positive COVID-19 test taken at least 14 days and at most 180 days before departure. Tests accepted are: CRISPR, Ct, detection of the E gene, detection of the N gene, detection of Orf1a/b, detection of the RdRp gene, detection of the S gene, ddPCR, isothermal amplification, LamPORE, NAAT, NAT, NGS, PCR, qPCR, RNA, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR, sequencing and WGS.

      7. Passengers must arrive at Abbotsford International (YXX), Calgary (YYC), Edmonton (YEG), Halifax (YHZ), John C. Munro Hamilton International (YHM), Kelowna International (YLW), Montreal (YUL), Ottawa (YOW), Quebec (YQB), Regina International (YQR), Region of Waterloo International (YKF), Saskatoon John G. Diefenbaker International (YXE), St. John's International (YYT), Toronto Pearson (YYZ), Toronto Billy Bishop (YTZ), Vancouver (YVR), Victoria International (YYJ) or Winnipeg (YWG).
      • This does not apply to passengers arriving on direct flights from St. Pierre and Miquelon;

      8. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 14 days; details can be found at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/flying-canada-checklist
      • This does not apply to:
      • passengers younger than 12 years traveling with their vaccinated parents/guardians;
      • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 15 days (day of vaccination + 14 days) before arrival. The certificate must be in English or French or be accompanied by a certified translation to English or French.
      • Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac. A combination of vaccines is accepted.
      • More details can be found at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/covid-vaccinated-travellers-entering-canada; .

      9. Passenger could be subject to COVID-19 molecular test upon arrival. Details can be found at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/covid-vaccinated-travellers-entering-canada;
      10. All travel restrictions may be prolonged as necessary for public health reasons.
Entry by foreign nationals holding a visa is suspended.
- This does not apply to:
  • - foreign nationals with a visa issued after 28 March 2020 with the place of issue outside the Mainland of China. They must not arrive from Bangladesh, Belgium, France, India, Italy, Philippines, Russian Fed. and United Kingdom;
  • - foreign nationals with a diplomatic, service, courtesy or C visa;
  • - foreign nationals with a visa issued after 3 November 2020.

2. Entry by foreign nationals with a residence permit is suspended.
  • This does not apply to:
  • foreign nationals with a permanent residence permit;
  • foreign nationals with a residence permit with the purpose 'work', 'personal matters' or 'reunion'. They must not arrive from Bangladesh, Belgium, France, India, Italy, Philippines, Russian Fed. and United Kingdom.

3. Entry by foreign nationals with an APEC Business Travel Card is suspended.
4. Port visas, 24/72/144-hour visa-free transit policy, Hainan 30-day visa-free policy, 15-day visa-free policy specified for foreign cruise-group-tour through Shanghai Port, Guangdong 144-hour visa-free policy specified for foreign tour groups from Hong Kong or Macao SAR, and Guangxi 15-day visa-free policy specified for foreign tour groups of ASEAN countries are suspended.
5. Foreign nationals coming to the mainland of China for necessary economic, trade, scientific or technological activities or out of emergency humanitarian needs may apply for visas at Chinese embassies or consulates.
6. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 14 days at the first point of entry.
7. Airline crew of foreign airlines:
  • - are not required to undergo nucleic acid test if they have a short stay after landing then depart immediately, and do not leave apron during the transition; OR
  • - shall receive nucleic acid test in the first port of entry if they need to enter the country to rest or continue to operate domestic routes. The test results will be confirmed by the local government in accordance with the requirements of epidemic prevention management. Only if the test results are negative, crews can continue the operations; OR
  • - are allowed to return to their home country for isolation treatment when agreed by the local joint control mechanism, if they are symptomatic, in close contact with infected persons or tested positive. Airlines and crews shall make all commitments to bear their responsibilities and also carry out strict protections.

    • 8. Passengers must complete an "Exit/Entry Health Declaration Form" and present a QR code before departure. The form can be obtained at http://health.customsapp.com/ .
      9. Nationals of China (People's Rep.) must have a green QR code with an 'HS' mark. The code can be obtained from the WeChat App 'Fang Yi Jian Kang Ma Guo Ji Ban' by uploading a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) nucleic acid test result issued at most 48 hours before departure and a negative IgM anti-body test result issued at most 48 hours before departure. Passengers not arriving directly in China (People's Rep.) must repeat both tests in the transit countries and obtain a new green QR code with an 'HS' mark in each transit country.
      - This does not apply to nationals of China (People's Rep.) arriving from Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong SAR, China, Macao SAR, China or USA.
      10. Passengers must have a green QR code with an 'HDC' mark. The code can be obtained at https://hrhk.cs.mfa.gov.cn/H5/ with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) nucleic acid test result issued at most 48 hours before departure and a negative IgM anti-body test result issued at most 48 hours before departure. Passengers not arriving directly in China (People's Rep.) must repeat both tests in the transit countries and obtain a new green QR code with an 'HDC' mark in each transit country.
      • This does not apply to nationals of China (People's Rep.).
      • This does not apply to passengers arriving from Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong SAR, China, Macao SAR, China or USA.

      11. Nationals of China (People's Rep.) arriving directly from the USA must have a green QR code with an 'HS' mark. The code can be obtained from the WeChat App 'Fang Yi Jian Kang Ma Guo Ji Ban' by uploading a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) nucleic acid test result issued at most 2 days before departure and a negative IgM anti-body test result issued at most 2 days before departure. Passengers not arriving directly in China (People's Rep.) must repeat both tests in the transit countries and obtain a new green QR code with an 'HS' mark in each transit country. New requirements effective 23 December 2020 can be found at http://us.china-embassy.org/eng/notices/t1841416.htm
      - This does not apply to passengers younger than 3 years.
      12. Passengers arriving directly from the USA must have a green QR code with an 'HDC' mark. The code can be obtained at https://hrhk.cs.mfa.gov.cn/H5/ with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) nucleic acid test result issued at most 48 hours before departure and a negative IgM anti-body test result issued at most 48 hours before departure. Passengers not arriving directly in China (People's Rep.) must repeat both tests in the transit countries and obtain a new green QR code with an 'HDC' mark in each transit country. New requirements effective 23 December 2020 can be found at http://us.china-embassy.org/eng/notices/t1841416.htm
      • This does not apply to nationals of China (People's Rep.).
      • This does not apply to passengers younger than 3 years.

      13. Passengers arriving from Chinese Taipei must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 3 days before departure.
      14. Passengers entering Beijing (PEK) from Hong Kong SAR, China must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 7 days before departure.
      15. Passengers arriving from Macao SAR, China must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 7 days before departure.
      16. All passengers are advised to visit China Embassy website (http://om.chineseembassy.org) or consult with Embassy/Consulate in port of origin or transit for the most updated requirements/information. During boarding and on board the flight
      17. Passenger should go through health QR code inspection as required by the relevant departments
      18. Passenger should clean and sanitize their hands before boarding
      19. Passengers should wear masks with no breathing valves during the whole flight, and should not remove their masks if not necessary.
      20. Passengers should reduce unnecessary movement in the cabin, and must not change seats except under special circumstances.
      21. Passengers should use lavatory in an orderly way as guided by flight attendants, put down toilet lid before flushing to avoid breathing in infectious particles and timely clean and disinfect hands after use.
      22. Passengers should timely clean and disinfect hands before meals or after touching surface of objects in the cabin, in particular those frequently touched ones such as armrest and door handles of lavatory, and avoid touching the noses, mouths and eyes if their hands are not sanitized.
      23. Passengers should ask crew members for help once they find themselves with symptoms such as fever, dry cough and fatigue.
      24. Passengers’ discarded protective equipment (e.g. masks, disposable gloves, etc.) must not be randomly thrown away, instead they should be put in dedicated waste bags for protective equipment. Passenger travelling from or via Oman
      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 with the place of issue outside the Mainland of China. They must not arrive from Bangladesh, Belgium, France, India, Italy, Philippines, Russian Fed. and United Kingdom;
      • foreign nationals with a diplomatic, service, courtesy or C visa;
      • foreign nationals with a visa issued after 3 November 2020.

      2. Entry by foreign nationals with a residence permit is suspended.
      • This does not apply to:
      • foreign nationals with a permanent residence permit;
      • foreign nationals with a residence permit with the purpose 'work', 'personal matters' or 'reunion'. They must not arrive from Bangladesh, Belgium, France, India, Italy, Philippines, Russian Fed. and United Kingdom.

      3. Entry by foreign nationals with an APEC Business Travel Card is suspended.
      4. Port visas, 24/72/144-hour visa-free transit policy, Hainan 30-day visa-free policy, 15-day visa-free policy specified for foreign cruise-group-tour through Shanghai Port, Guangdong 144-hour visa-free policy specified for foreign tour groups from Hong Kong or Macao SAR, and Guangxi 15-day visa-free policy specified for foreign tour groups of ASEAN countries are suspended.
      5. Foreign nationals coming to the mainland of China for necessary economic, trade, scientific or technological activities or out of emergency humanitarian needs may apply for visas at Chinese embassies or consulates.
      6. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 14 days at the first point of entry.
      7. Airline crew of foreign airlines:
      • are not required to undergo nucleic acid test if they have a short stay after landing then depart immediately, and do not leave apron during the transition; OR
      • shall receive nucleic acid test in the first port of entry if they need to enter the country to rest or continue to operate domestic routes. The test results will be confirmed by the local government in accordance with the requirements of epidemic prevention management. Only if the test results are negative, crews can continue the operations; OR
      • are allowed to return to their home country for isolation treatment when agreed by the local joint control mechanism, if they are symptomatic, in close contact with infected persons or tested positive. Airlines and crews shall make all commitments to bear their responsibilities and also carry out strict protections.

      8. A completed "Exit/Entry Health Declaration Form" must be presented upon arrival. The form can be obtained before departure at http://health.customsapp.com/.
      9. Nationals of China (People's Rep.) arriving directly from Oman in China must have a green QR code with an 'HS' mark. The code can be obtained from the WeChat App 'Fang Yi Jian Kang Ma Guo Ji Ban'(https://hrhk.cs.mfa.gov.cn/H5/ ) by uploading a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) nucleic acid test result issued 48 hours before departure and a negative IgM anti-body test result issued 48 hours before departure. Passengers not arriving directly in China (People's Rep.) must repeat both tests in the transit countries and obtain a new green QR code with an 'HS' mark in each transit country. Passengers must present the green code within its validity period to the airlines flying directly to China before boarding. Validity period of health code is calculated based on sampling date.
      10. Passengers arriving directly from Oman in China must have a green QR code with an 'HDC' mark or a Health Declaration Form issued by a Chinese embassy or consulate. The code or the form can be obtained with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) nucleic acid test result issued 48 hours before departure and a negative IgM anti-body test result issued 48 hours before departure. Passengers not arriving directly in China (People's Rep.) must repeat both tests in the transit countries and obtain a new green QR code or Health Declaration Form in each transit country. passengers must email the scanned copies of their negative nucleic acid and IgM antibody tests results along with their passport information page and the signed health declaration form to the Chinese embassy/consulates mailbox. The Chinese embassy/consulates will then examine and verify the above information and email the stamped certified health declaration form back to the passenger. Passengers are advised to print the form out and bring the form with them to the airport. They must present the form within its validity period to the airlines flying directly to China before boarding. Validity period of Certified Health Status Declaration Form is calculated based on sampling date.
      • This does not apply to nationals of China (People's Rep.).

      11. All passengers are advised to visit China Embassy website (http://om.chineseembassy.org) or consult with Embassy/Consulate in port of origin or transit for the most updated requirements/information.

1. Flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe are suspended.
2. Passengers arriving from Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China (People's Rep.), Colombia, Ecuador, France (Paris), Germany (Frankfurt), Guyana, Italy (Rome), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Mexico, New-Zealand, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Thailand, USA, United Kingdom (London Heathrow), Uruguay or Venezuela must have a printed negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 96 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Egypt. The test must be based on a nasal or oral swab. The test result must have a stamp of the issuing laboratory or a QR code. A COVID-19 RT-PCR test used to depart Egypt becomes invalid for re-entry in all cases.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • passengers arriving directly at Hurghada (HRG), Marsa Alam (RMF), Sharm El Sheikh (SSH) or Taba (TCP);
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be in Arabic, French or English and have a QR code or must be approved by the Egyptian Embassy in the country of departure;
  • passengers with an electronic COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Egypt by the Egyptian Ministry of Health stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must have the logo of the Egyptian Ministry of Health.

3. Passengers arriving from a country other than Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China (People's Rep.), Colombia, Ecuador, France (Paris), Germany (Frankfurt), Guyana, Italy (Rome), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Mexico, New-Zealand, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Thailand, USA, United Kingdom (London Heathrow), Uruguay or Venezuela must have a printed negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Egypt. The test must be based on a nasal or oral swab. The test result must have a stamp of the issuing laboratory or a QR code. A COVID-19 RT-PCR test used to depart Egypt becomes invalid for re-entry in all cases.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • passengers arriving directly at Hurghada (HRG), Marsa Alam (RMF), Sharm El Sheikh (SSH) or Taba (TCP);
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be in Arabic, French or English and have a QR code or must be approved by the Egyptian Embassy in the country of departure;
  • passengers with an electronic COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Egypt by the Egyptian Ministry of Health stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must have the logo of the Egyptian Ministry of Health.

4. Passengers arriving from Cameroon must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Egypt. The test must be based on a nasal or oral swab. The test result must have a stamp of the issuing laboratory or a QR code. A COVID-19 RT-PCR test used to depart Egypt becomes invalid for re-entry in all cases.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • passengers arriving directly at Hurghada (HRG), Marsa Alam (RMF), Sharm El Sheikh (SSH) or Taba (TCP);
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be in Arabic, French or English and have a QR code or must be approved by the Egyptian Embassy in the country of departure;
  • passengers with an electronic COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Egypt by the Egyptian Ministry of Health stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must have the logo of the Egyptian Ministry of Health.

5. Passengers arriving directly at Hurghada (HRG), Marsa Alam (RMF), Sharm El Sheikh (SSH) or Taba (TCP) without a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test result are subject to a PCR test on arrival at their own expense.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be in Arabic, French or English and have a QR code or must be approved by the Egyptian Embassy in the country of departure;
  • passengers with an electronic COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Egypt by the Egyptian Ministry of Health stating that they received:
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure; or
  • the Janssen vaccine at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must have the logo of the Egyptian Ministry of Health.

6. Passengers arriving on indirect flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe are subject to
  • a PCR test upon arrival at their own expense; and
  • a PCR test on day 7 after arrival at their own expense; and
  • home quarantine for 14 days.


1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of France, their spouses and children;
  • nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and an EEA Member State and their spouses and children;
  • British nationals who are beneficiaries of the Agreement on withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community, and their family members. They must not arrive from Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Eswatini, Georgia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Pakistan, Russian Fed., Serbia, South Africa, Suriname, Turkey, Ukraine, Zambia or Zimbabwe;
  • passengers arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or Vatican City (Holy See). They must have not been outside these countries in the past 14 days;
  • passengers arriving from Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Comoros, Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Lebanon, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vanuatu. They must not have been outside these countries in the past 30 days;
  • passengers with a residence permit issued by Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or an EEA Member State;
  • merchant seamen;
  • students. They must not arrive from Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Eswatini, Georgia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Pakistan, Russian Fed., Serbia, South Africa, Suriname, Turkey, Ukraine, Zambia or Zimbabwe;
  • passengers with a Laissez-Passer;
  • deadheading crew;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate and accompanying children younger than 18 years. The certificate must state they received:
  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and a proof of previous infection with COVID-19;or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac.
  • More exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/104zuyhq

2. Passengers arriving from red list countries: Afghanistan, Belarus, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Georgia, Mauritius, Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Pakistan, Russian Fed., Serbia, Suriname, Turkey or Ukraine must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • merchant seamen;
  • French military personnel returning from a mission abroad;
  • deadheading crew;

3. Passengers arriving from red list countries: Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point ; or
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • merchant seamen;
  • French military personnel returning from a mission abroad;
  • deadheading crew;

4. PPassengers arriving from green list countries: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See) must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received:
  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and proof of previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac; or
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 11 days and at most 6 months before departure from the first embarkation point.
    This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • merchant seamen;
  • French military personnel returning from a mission abroad;
  • deadheading crew;

5. Passengers arriving from green list countries: Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Comoros, Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Lebanon, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vanuatu must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • merchant seamen;
  • French military personnel returning from a mission abroad;
  • deadheading crew.

6. Passengers arriving from the United Kingdom with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • merchant seamen;
  • French military personnel returning from a mission abroad;
  • deadheading crew;

7. Passengers arriving from the United Kingdom without a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • merchant seamen;
  • French military personnel returning from a mission abroad;
  • deadheading crew.

8. Passengers arriving from all other countries must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • merchant seamen;
  • French military personnel returning from a mission abroad;
  • deadheading crew;

7. All passengers must have a completed sworn statement obtained at https://tinyurl.com/104zuyhq
  • This does not apply to deadheading crew.

8. Passengers entering or transiting through France from orange and red list countries must present a completed Travel Certificate before boarding and to immigration upon arrival obtained at https://tinyurl.com/104zuyhq
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate and accompanying children younger than 18 years. The certificate must state that they received:
  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and a proof of previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac.

9. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/4wtws28x
10. Passengers could be subject to self-isolation or quarantine for up to 10 days.
  • This does not apply to passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate and accompanying children younger than 18 years. The certificate must state that they received:
  • the first vaccine dose of Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • the second vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Fiocruz, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) or R-Covi at least 7 days before arrival and a proof of previous infection with COVID-19; or
  • the first vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival and proof of complete vaccination of Covaxin, Sinopharm or Sinovac.
  • More exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/4wtws28x

The list of Green, red and orange countries can be checked through the below link https://www.interieur.gouv.fr/Actualites/L-actu-du-Ministere/Attestation-de-deplacement-et-de-voyage

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Georgia;
  • spouses and children under 18 years of nationals of Georgia;
  • British nationals and nationals of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China (People's Rep.), Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan if arriving from Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China (People's Rep.), Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom or Uzbekistan.
  • residents of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China (People's Rep.), Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom or Uzbekistan if arriving from Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China (People's Rep.), Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom or Uzbekistan;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated. The vaccination certificate must be in English;
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 test issued at most 100 days before arrival and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received one dose at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sinopharm and Sinovac. The vaccination certificate must be in English.
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 test issued at most 100 days before arrival and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received one dose at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac. The vaccination certificate must be in English.

2. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival. The test result must be in English, Georgian or Russian..
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Georgia;
  • passengers younger than 10 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated. The vaccination certificate must be in English;
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 test issued at most 100 days before arrival and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received one dose at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sinopharm and Sinovac. The vaccination certificate must be in English.
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 test issued at most 100 days before arrival and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received one dose at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac. The vaccination certificate must be in English.

3. Passengers must submit a pre-registration form at https://tinyurl.com/krzcafmu
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Georgia residing in Georgia;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated. The vaccination certificate must be in English;
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 test issued at most 100 days before arrival and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received one dose at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sinopharm and Sinovac. The vaccination certificate must be in English.

4. passengers with a positive COVID-19 test issued at most 100 days before arrival and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received one dose at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covieshield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sinopharm and Sinovac. The vaccination certificate must be in English and passengers must not have been in India in the past 14 days.
5. Nationals of Georgia without a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival are subject to self-isolation for 8 days.
6. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for up to 14 days. More details can be found at https://mfa.gov.ge/MainNav/CoVID-19-sakitkhebi/sazgvris-kvetis-regulaciebi.aspx?lang=en-US
7. More details can be found at https://stopcov.ge/en and https://mfa.gov.ge/MainNav/CoVID-19-sakitkhebi/sazgvris-kvetis-regulaciebi.aspx?lang=en-US
1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
1.1. This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of Germany;
  • immediate family members of nationals or residents of Germany;
  • passengers arriving from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland;

1.2. This does not apply to the following passengers if arriving from a country other than Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe:
  • nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) and EEA Member States;
  • immediate family members of nationals of EEA Member States and Switzerland. They must present proof of their family relationship;
  • immediate family members of residents of Germany. They must present proof of their family relationship;
  • passengers with a residence permit issued by Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Vatican City (Holy See) or an EEA Member State;
  • British nationals with a residence permit issued by Germany before 31 December 2020;
  • passengers with a long term "D" visa issued by an EEA Member State or Switzerland;
  • residents of Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Hong Kong (SAR China), Indonesia, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Macao (SAR China), New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay. They must have been living in the residence country in the past 6 months;
  • 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;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be in in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. They must not be arriving from China (People's Rep.);
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), and a positive COVID-19 LAMP, NAAT, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test taken at least 28 days and at most 6 months before arrival. The certificates must be in in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. They must not be arriving from China (People's Rep.);
  • passengers younger than 12 years accompanied by a parent with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that the parent was fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be in in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. They must not be arriving from China (People's Rep.);
  • passengers younger than 12 years accompanied by a parent with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that the parent received the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty). The parent must also have a positive COVID-19 LAMP, NAAT, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test taken at least 28 days and at most 6 months before arrival. The certificates must be in in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. They must not be arriving from China (People's Rep.).

2. Passengers arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before arrival; or
  • a negative COVID-19 LAMP, NAAT, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
    The test result must be in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years;

3. Passengers arriving from a country other than Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before arrival; or
  • a negative COVID-19 LAMP, NAAT, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
    The test result must be in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 LAMP, NAAT, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test result issued at least 28 days and at most 6 months before arrival. They must have not been in Botswana, China (People's Rep.), Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe in the past 10 days;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate if they in the past 10 days have not been in Botswana, China (People's Rep.), Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe. The certificate must show that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure and must be in in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) and Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty).

4. Passengers arriving from a high risk area or an area of variant of concern must register before departure at https://www.einreiseanmeldung.de . The list of countries can be found at https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Risikogebiete_neu.html
5. Airline crew arriving from an area of variant of concern must register before departure at https://www.einreiseanmeldung.de .
6. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 10 or 14 days. Details can be found at https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/en/service/gesetze-und-verordnungen/guv-19-lp/coronavirus-einreiseverordnung.html .
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate if they in the past 10 days have not been in Botswana, China (People's Rep.), Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe. The certificate must show that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure and must be in in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) and Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty);
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate if they in the past 10 days have not been in Botswana, China (People's Rep.), Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe. The certificate must show that they received the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), and must be in in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. They must also have a positive COVID-19 LAMP, NAAT, PCR, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test taken at least 28 days and at most 6 months before arrival.

7. More COVID-19 related information can be found at www.bundespolizei.de/Web/DE/04Aktuelles/01Meldungen/2020/03/200317_faq.html
1. Until 14th December 2021, flights to India are suspended.
  • This does not apply to relief, repatriation and humanitarian flights.

2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Bhutan, India, Maldives and Nepal;
  • residents of India;
  • passengers with an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card or booklet;
  • passengers with a Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) card;
  • passengers with a diplomatic passport and an NOC (No Objection Certificate) issued by the Ministry of External Affairs;
  • passengers with a visa (excluding medical visas issued on or before 21 October 2020, and tourist visas(Type T)) issued by India;
  • passengers with an E-visa (excluding E-Tourist visas) issued by India;
  • passengers returning from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives or Nepal via India to their country of residence;
  • effective 15 November 2021, passengers with an E-Tourist visa issued on or after 6 October 2021;
  • effective 15 November 2021, passengers with a tourist visa (Type T) issued on or after 6 October 2021.

3. Passengers are not allowed to transit through Bangalore (BLR), Chennai (MAA), Delhi (DEL), Hyderabad (HYD), Kolkata (CCU) or Mumbai (BOM) to a third country.
4. E-Tourist visas and tourist visas (Type T) are no longer valid.
  • Effective 15 November 2021, this does not apply to E-Tourist visas and tourist visas (Type T) issued on or after 6 October 2021.

5. Medical visas issued on or before 21 October 2020 are no longer valid.
6. Passengers must complete the self-declaration form before departure. They must select ‘Air Suvidha’ on the right top corner at www.newdelhiairport.in
a. Each passenger shall also submit a declaration with respect to authenticity of the report and will be liable for criminal prosecution, if found otherwise
b. They should also give an undertaking on the portal or otherwise to Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India, through concerned airlines before they are allowed to undertake the journey that they would abide by the decision of the appropriate government authority to undergo home quarantine/ self-health monitoring, as warranted.
7. Passengers must 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 www.newdelhiairport.in
  • This does not apply to passenger younger than 5 years.

8. Passenger arriving from high risk countries the list can be found in the link https://www.mohfw.gov.in/pdf/ListofCountriestobereferredtoincontextofGuidelinesforinternationalarrivalsdated11thNovember2021updatedon28112021ver4.pdf
Shall follow the below.
• Submission of sample for post-arrival COVID-19 test* at the point of arrival (self-paid). Such travellers will be required to wait for their test results at the arrival airport before leaving or taking a connecting flight.
• If tested negative they will follow, home quarantine for 7 days. Re-test on the 8th day of arrival in India* and if negative, further self-monitor of their health for next 7 days.
• However, if such travellers are tested positive, their samples should be sent for genomic testing at INSACOG laboratory network.
• They shall be managed at separate isolation facility and treated as per laid down standard protocol including contact tracing
• The contacts of such positive case should be kept under institutional quarantine or at home quarantine monitored strictly by the concerned State Government as per laid down protocol.
This does not apply to
  • passenger younger than 5 years.

9. Travellers from Countries excluding those Countries at risk, will be allowed to leave the airport and shall self-monitor their health for 14 days’ post arrival. A sub-section (5% of the total flight passengers) shall undergo post-arrival testing at random at the airport on arrival.
a. Such travellers shall undergo RT-PCR test upon arrival .
c. The cost of testing of such travellers shall be borne by MoCA.
d. Laboratories shall prioritize testing of samples from such travellers.
e. If such travellers are tested positive, they shall be managed as per laid down standard protocol and samples would further send for genomic testing.
This does not applies
  • passenger younger than 5 years.

10. Passengers are subject to medical screening
11. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for up to 14 days. Details can be found at https://www.mohfw.gov.in/pdf/Guidelinesforinternationalarrivals17022021.pdf .
12. Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cards which have expired are considered valid until 31 December 2021.

Passengers arriving into State of Kerala(CCJ/TRV/COK)
1. If the district is having airport, the health administration will do the arrangements to collect the samples of the international travelers for the COVID testing and get it tested at no costs to the passengers.

Passengers arriving in to Cochin (COK/TRV)
1. Passengers must wear facial mask. It is recommended for personal safety to wear face shield, hand gloves.
2. Passenger should have sanitizer for frequent disinfection of hands during the travel.
3. Passengers should submit a self-declaration form on www.newdelhiairport.in at least 72 hours before the scheduled travel and carry the acknowledgment mail with unique reference number while boarding.
4. The details of passengers shall be entered at least two days prior to travel date into https://covid19jagratha.kerala.nic.in
a. The Air tickets shall be issued as per the priority, shown below:
b. Those who have lost employment/ cancellation of work visa
c. Those on expired visit visa and stranded abroad
d. Pregnant women
e. Elderly with co-morbidities
f. Children separated from families
g. Others
5. Passenger manifest of each flight must be submitted to ceonorkaroots@gmail.com , the manifest shall have information of passenger seat number (in sequence), Name of the passenger, Contact Number , Destination Address and Pin code of the destination address
6. Passengers arriving COK shall submit completed Affidavit to authorities in arrival.

Passengers arriving in to Delhi (DEL)
7. Passengers are not allowed to transit Delhi (DEL)
8. Scheduled International commercial passenger services to/from India until 2359 hrs. IST of 30th of November 2021. This restriction shall not apply to international all-cargo operations and flights specifically approved by DGCA.
- However, international Scheduled flights may be allowed on selected routes by the competent authority on case-to-case basis.
9. All passengers should submit Online SDR(Self-declaration form) 72 hours prior to arrival at WWW.newdelhiairport.in and for any kind of exemption from institutional quarantine they should request on same site.
10. All passenger must hold negative RT-PCR certificate within 96hours prior to arrival.
11. Passengers can have RT-PCR test in DEL at airport upon arrival. Payment INR5000 (INR 2500 for Test INR 2500 for lounge usage for 06hrs). Passenger needs to wait for 06 HRS at airport to get his report.

Passengers arriving in to State of Tamil Nadu (MAA)
12. Passengers traveling to Chennai (MAA) must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 96 hours before departure and the certificate must be in English. Passengers must complete TN E-pass prior to acceptance at departure.
13. Passengers traveling to Tiruchirappalli (TRZ) must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 96 hours before departure.
14. All Travellers should submit self-declaration form ( SDF) on the online Air Suvidha portal ( WWW.newdelhiairport.in) before the scheduled travel and to declare their travel history ( of Past 14Days ) .
15. All the passengers who are travelling to Tamil Nadu from Europe and Middle East should carry negative - RT PCR Test Report for which Test should have been conducted within 72 hours prior to undertaking the journey and uploaded the online Air Suvidha Portal (www.newdelhiairport.in) . The passenger should submit the negative RT PCR test report to the District Collector , Chengelpet on arrival at the airport .

Passengers arriving in to State of Karnataka (BLR)
16. Travellers must submit the Air Suvidha self-reporting form on the online portal https://www.newdelhiairport.in/airsuvidha/apho-registrationat least 72 hours before scheduled travel. It is mandatory to fill this form prior to boarding.
17. Passenger must print the Self-Declaration form (SDF) and on arrival this form must be provided to immigration
18. All passengers must download Aarogya Setu app, Quarantine Watch app and ApthamitraApp on their mobile devices. (https://covid19.karnataka.gov.in/new-page/softwares/en).
19. Effective from 25th Oct, all in-bound passengers from Middle East excepted from RT-PCR test on arrival.
- All passenger should submit self-declaration form on online Air Suvidha portal WWW.newdelhiairport.in before the schedule travel,
-Upload Negative COVID-19 RT-PCR report. This test should have been conducted within 72hrs prior to undertaking the journey.
20. Business/ short term travellers whose duration of stay is between 48 hours and 7 days shall produce the negative RT-PCR test report for verification upon arrival at BLR Airport to the State Government officials to be exempt from quarantine. Such passengers shall submit a declaration with respect to authenticity of the test report. Business Travellers must carry following documents;
21. Return Air Ticket to confirm return date of travel
22. Purpose of visit / invitation letter
23. Place of stay / hotel reservation
24. Valid visa
25. Business Travellers with less than 48hours stay do not require COVID-19 Test or Quarantine upon arrival
26. Business Travellers with stay between 48hours and 7 days require COVID-19 test (self-paid) upon arrival unless passenger is holding a RT-PCR negative Test Report issued with 96hours prior to departure.
27. The cost of COVID-19 test (only on need basis) shall be borne by the passengers (**RAT: Rs 700 | ***RT-PCR: Rs 2,500) or as per guidelines issued by Govt. of Karnataka from time-to-time.
28. All International passengers arriving in Karnataka from any country shall have COVID negative certificate (issued within 72 hours from time of departure) If passenger arrive without a COVID-19 negative certificate they will be mandatorily subjected to RT-PCR test for Covid-19 at the port of entry to Karnataka.
29. RT-PCR test facility (Auriga Research Facility) is available in the Airport premises, which passengers can avail at their own cost. Passengers can make pre booking through web portal http://aurigaresearch.in/ or just aurigaresearch.in and make an online payment. Upon arrival Passenger must produce the copy of payment receipt to avail the RT-PCR test.
30. RT-PCR testing shall be done for all passengers originating from UK, including those transiting in other airports outside UK.
31. Those who are RT-PCR positive shall be under hospital isolation and positive samples shall be sent to NIMHANS, Bengaluru for molecular testing.
32. Passengers who are RT-PCR negative, shall be under strict home quarantine for 14 days.
33. Contact details of all such passengers should be informed to District Surveillance Officers for quarantine follow-up.
34. In view of new variants of SARS-COV-2 virus identified from Brazil and South Africa it is mandatory that international travelers who have visited/transited through Brazil and South Africa, irrespective of their negative RTPCR certificate before boarding the flight, should additionally undergo RT-PCR testing at Bengaluru airport. Those who test positive shall undergo institutional quarantine for 14 days & the positive sample shall be sent to NIMHANS for Genome sequencing. They shall be discharged after consecutive 2 sample are negative through RT PCR, done 24 hrs. apart. And those who test negative shall be in home quarantine for 14 days & a follow up RT PCR shall be conducted on 7th day.
35. It is mandatory for all the passengers travelling in flights originating from United Kingdom, Europe and Middle East to possess a RT-PCR Negative test certificate (not older than 72 HrsJ before boarding the flight. Additionally, these passengers shall undergo RT-PCR test after arriving in Karnataka. The sample for the said RT-PCR test shall be collected and tested by ICMR approved laboratory set up at Airport premises both Bengaluru and Mangalore Airports. The cost of the test shall be borne by the passengers. The testing laboratory shall charge Rs 500/- per test for RT-pCR (with pooling of samples @ 1:3) and the result shall be conveyed within 4 hrs, whereas a maximum of Rs 3000/- shall be charged for Express RT-PCR Test (Abbott) and the result to be conveyed within 30 minutes. The International passengers from United Kingdom, Brazil and South Africa shall be allowed to leave the airport premises only after obtaining the RT-pcR negative test result. The person testing positive shall comply with the protocol issued by GoK. Further, the International Passengers other than United Kingdom, Brazil and South Africa, shall be allowed to leave the Airport premises after submission of samples for RT-PCR Test. The result ofthe test shall be conveyed to the concerned in due course for further action.
36. Lateral Flow Test (Lamp Test) is considered to be equivalent to RT-PCR.
Passengers arriving in to State of Maharashtra (BOM)
1. International passengers arriving into BOM and having domestic connections will need to do RTPCR, collect the negative report and only then proceed for domestic journey
2. Passengers arriving from high risk countries will be undergoing 7 days institutional quarantine and RTPCR test done on day 2 /4 and 7.
3. All international passengers arriving into Maharashtra will have to compulsory undergo RTPCR test irrespective of vaccination status.
4.It is mandatory that all Passenger must pre book for arrival RT-PCR test .
5. Common Lab Form to be filled.
6.Mandatory 14day home quarantine for all International Passengers, despite being tested RTPCR Negative upon arrival
7. Mandatory RTPCR test for passengers connecting flights after disembarking at Mumbai and onward travel subject to a negative RTPCR result.
8. Must complete online application form for self-reporting/declaration at www.newdelhiairport.in. Passengers are required to carry two copies of the printed Self-Reporting Form for submission to authorities on arrival. It is allowed to edit the SDF for any correction even after check-in.
6. Passengers who are residents of Mumbai & who undergo COVID19 RT-PCR test at CSMIA after landing, need to sing the undertaking form and can proceed to their residence.
7.Passengers shall register for COVID-19 test through the link https://covid19.suburbandiagnostics.com/
Passengers arriving in to State of Telangana (HYD)
Telangana State requirement (HYD)-
For Passengers arriving from high risk countries the list can be found in the link: https://www.mohfw.gov.in/pdf/ListofCountriestobereferredtoincontextofGuidelinesforinternationalarrivalsdated11thNovember2021updatedon28112021ver4.pdf
Irrespective of Immunization status, on arrival RT-PCR test would be mandatory and passengers will have to await RT-PCR test results, in the designated area at HYD airport. The RT-PCR test cost will be paid by guest, through the link https://www.hyderabad.aero/home.aspx which will be available in the Air Suvidha Portal, for HYD. If RT-PCR test results are positive, passengers would be guided by state for available quarantine facilities. Cost to be borne by passenger.
Passengers will be required to await their test results at the arrival airport before leaving or taking a connecting flight.
1. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Hong Kong (SAR China), Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Indonesia;
  • participants of the G20 event with a diplomatic assignment letter issued by their government and invitation letter from the Ministry of Indonesia.

2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Indonesia;
  • passengers with a Temporary Stay Permit (ITAS) or Permanent Stay Permit (ITAP);
  • passengers with a diplomatic or service visa;
  • passengers with a diplomatic or service stay permit;
  • passengers with an e-visit visa with a visa number ending with LN;
  • passengers with an APEC Business Travel Card;
  • passengers traveling under the Travel Corridor Arrangement (TCA);
  • participants of the G20 event with a diplomatic assignment letter issued by their government and invitation letter from the Ministry of Indonesia;
  • passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Hong Kong (SAR China), Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe;
  • nationals of Bahrain, China (People's Rep.), France, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sweden and United Arab Emirates arriving at Denpasar-Bali (DPS) or Batam (BTH) as tourists from their country of nationality. They must have:
    - a confirmed booking of accommodation; and
    - an e-visit tourist visa with a visa number ending with LN; and
    - a medical insurance with minimal coverage of USD 100,000- for COVID-19 treatment.

2. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Hong Kong (SAR China), Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Indonesia;
  • participants of the G20 event with a diplomatic assignment letter issued by their government and invitation letter from the Ministry of Indonesia.

3. Passengers are not allowed to transit.
4. Passengers must enter Indonesia via Jakarta (CGK) or Manado (MDC).
5. Passengers must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English.
6. Airline crew must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 7 days before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English.
7. Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that:
they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure; or
have received at least one dose of the vaccine 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 diplomatic or service visa and an invitation letter issued by an Indonesian Ministry;
  • under the Travel Corridor Arrangement (TCA).

8. 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.

9. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival and quarantine for up to 14 days.
10. A completed "electronic health awareness card (e-HAC)" must be presented upon arrival. The card can be obtained before departure through the "Pedulilindungi" mobile app.
11. Airline crew with a crew ID card are visa exempt if they are listed in the General Declaration and wearing uniform.
12. Deadhead crew will be given an entry stamp. They must:
  • have a valid crew ID card or crew member certificate;
  • provide written notification to Immigration Officer proving they will be on duty on the return flight. The notification must be received by Immigration Officer minimum 24 hours from arrival.

13. Suspension of all visa exemptions and visa on arrival facilities.
  • This does not apply to nationals of Argentina, Brazil, China (People’s Rep.), France, India, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Mexico, Russian Fed., South Africa and Turkey with a diplomatic or service passport participating in the G20 event who are visa exempt.


1. Passengers arriving from or who have transited through Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to nationals and residents of Iran.

2. Passengers entering or transiting through Iran, must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 96 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English or approved by an Iranian consulate.
  • This does not apply to passengers 12 years and younger.

3. Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate in English, showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Iran;
  • passengers 12 years and younger.

4. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival when arriving from Albania, Armenia, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Burundi, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Rep., Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Iraq, Jamaica, Kenya, Korea (Dem. People's Rep.), Kosovo, Latvia, Liberia, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldovia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Myanmar, North Macedonia (Rep.), Nicaragua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines , Romania, Russian Fed., Serbia, Seychelles, Slovenia, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam or Yemen.
  • This does not apply to passengers 12 years and younger.

5. Passengers could be subject to COVID-19 test upon arrival and quarantine at their own expense.
6. Nationals and residents of Iran arriving from or who have transited through Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe in the past 14 days are subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival and quarantine for 14 days at a hotel in the airport.
7. Passengers must complete a "Self-declaration Form" before arrival at https://tinyurl.com/2amxzs3u .
8. E-visas can be obtained before departure at http://e_visa.mfa.ir/en/ . Passengers must have an e-visa confirmation.

1. Until 15 December 2021, flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe are suspended.
2. Until 15 December 2021, passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lichtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See);
  • passengers with a long-term residence permit or a long term "D" visa issued by Switzerland or an EEA Member State;
  • family members of nationals and residents of Switzerland or an EEA Member State;
  • passengers with proof of being unmarried partners of residents of Italy;
  • passengers who in the past 14 days have only been in or transited through Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Hong Kong (SAR China), Finland, France, French Guiana, French West Indies (only Guadeloupe and Martinique), Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Japan, Jordan, Korea Rep., Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao (SAR China), Malta, Mayotte, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay or USA;
  • passengers traveling on business;
  • passengers returning via Italy to their country of residence;
  • students;
  • military personnel.

3. Until 15 December 2021, passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe, are not allowed to enter and transit.
  • This does not apply to nationals of Italy residing in Italy since before 26 November 2021.

4. Passengers must complete a Digital Passenger Locator Form at https://app.euplf.eu/
5. Passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe, must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or molecular test taken at most 72 hours before arrival. The test result must be in English, French, Italian or Spanish; and
  • are subject to a negative COVID-19 antigen or molecular test upon arrival and self-isolation for 10 days..

6. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 antigen or molecular test taken at most 72 hours before arrival. The test result must be in English, French, Italian or Spanish.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, French Guiana, French West Indies (only Guadeloupe and Martinique), Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mayotte, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Reunion, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom or Vatican City (Holy See);
  • passengers arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe;
  • military personnel;
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • more exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/xwwuut4a .

7. Passengers arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, French Guiana, French West Indies (only Guadeloupe and Martinique), Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mayotte, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Reunion, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or United Kingdom must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 antigen or molecular test taken at most 48 hours before arrival; or
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech.
    All documents must be in English, French, Italian or Spanish.
    All documents for passengers arriving from Israel must be issued by Israel.
  • This does not apply to:
  • military personnel;
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • more exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/xwwuut4a

8. Passengers traveling to Puglia must present a completed health declaration form upon arrival. The form can be obtained at https://www.sanita.puglia.it/web/pugliasalute/autosegnalazione-coronavirus
9. Passengers could be subject to self-isolation for 5 or 10 days and to a COVID-19 antigen or molecular test at the end of self-isolation. More details can be found at https://infocovid.viaggiaresicuri.it/index_en.html or http://tinyurl.com/324bymbz .
  • This does not apply to passengers arriving from Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Hong Kong (SAR China), Finland, France, French Guiana, French West Indies (only Guadeloupe and Martinique), Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Japan, Jordan, Korea Rep., Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao (SAR China), Malta, Mayotte, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay or USA with:
  • an EU Digital Covid Certificate (EU DCC); or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 14 days before arrival. The certificate must be in English, French, Italian or Spanish;
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate. The certificate must be in English, French, Italian or Spanish.
  • passengers arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

10. Passengers traveling to Sicily who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through France, Greece, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal or Spain are subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival.
11. Passengers traveling to Pescara (PSR) from Malta, Spain or United Kingdom are subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival and self-isolation until the test result is ready.

1. Flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe are suspended.
2. Passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter and transit.
  • This does not apply to nationals of Jordan and their spouses and children.

3. Nationals of , Angola, Belize, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Rep., Colombia, Comoros, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Cote d'Ivoire, Cuba, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Iraq, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Viet Nam and Zambia are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a residence permit or visa issued by Jordan;
  • passengers with a residence permit valid for a minimum of 6 months from the arrival date issued by Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, USA, United Arab Emirates or United Kingdom and return/onward tickets;
  • nationals of Comoros, Djibouti, Iraq, Mauritania, Morocco or Sudan residing in Turkey;
  • passengers with a visa issued by Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or USA;
  • nationals of Colombia, Libya, Niger, Pakistan and Philippines traveling as part of an organized tourist group of 5 or more people;
  • nationals of Syria traveling as part of an organized tourist group of 5 or more people. The travel agency must have submitted an application to the Ministry of Interior of Jordan.

4. Passengers are not allowed to transit through Jordan for more than 10 hours.
5. Passengers must complete a "Declaration Form" before departure at https://www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo/ . This will generate a QR code which must be presented before boarding and upon arrival.
6. Passengers must have health insurance valid for the period of intended stay.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Jordan;
  • passengers with a diplomatic or special passport and a diplomatic QR code and their family members.

7. Passengers entering or transiting through Jordan must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result for passengers arriving from Egypt, Iraq or Turkey must be issued by an approved laboratory, details can be found at https://www.visitjordan.gov.jo/Labs-List.html
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe;
  • passengers younger than 5 years;
  • passengers with a diplomatic or special passport and their family members;
  • nationals of Jordan residing in Jordan with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure, if they have been outside of Jordan for not more than 10 days;
  • passengers traveling to Aqaba (AQJ).

8. Passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 5 years.

9. Passengers traveling to Aqaba (AQJ) must have:
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received the first dose of the vaccine at least 21 days before arrival; or
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • The vaccination certificate must be in Arabic or English.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 18 years traveling with parents who have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.

10. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival which must be paid before departure at https://www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo/ .
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 5 years;
  • passengers with a diplomatic or special passport and a diplomatic QR code;
  • family members of passengers with a diplomatic or special passport;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued by Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China (People’s Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom or USA showing that they were fully vaccinated. The vaccination certificate must be in Arabic or English.
  • passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe.

11. Passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival which must be paid before departure at https://www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo/ .
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 5 years.

12. Passengers must complete a "Passenger Health Declaration Form" and a "Locator Form" and present it before departure.
13. Passengers arriving from, or who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe are subject to quarantine for 14 days at a hotel at their own expense.
14. Airline crew must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to airline crew with a round trip flight.

15. Airline crew are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival and quarantine until the result is ready.
16. Foreign airline crew staying overnight must stay at the designated hotel arranged by the airlines.
17. More COVID-19 related information can be found at https://www.carc.jo/index.php/en/covid19-related-measures
1. 1. Flights from India to Kenya has been lifted.
2. Passengers arriving from India or who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through India are not allowed to enter.
-This does not apply to nationals and residents of Kenya.
3. Passengers entering or transiting through Kenya must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English.
4. Passengers must complete the "Travelers Health Surveillance Form" online at https://ears.health.go.ke/airline_registration/ .
5. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine. A list of quarantine exemptions can be found at https://www.kcaa.or.ke/quarantine-exempted-states .
6. All Passenger will be required to apply, pay and obtain e-visa prior to entry into Kenya.
7. E-Visa can be obtained through www.evisa.go.ke portal.With effect from 31 Dec 2020 at 2100 UTC, all passengers will be required to apply, pay and obtain e-visa prior to entry into Kenya. The e-visa can be obtained through www.evisa.go.ke portal. Republic of Sudan, Republic of South Sudan and Islamic Republic of Iran are exempted from the requirements of online visas. Persons resident in these three countries can apply for manual visa at the Kenya Embassies in Khartoum, Juba and Tehran. However, the visa must be obtained before travelling to Kenya.
8. Nationals and residents of Kenya arriving from India or who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through India are subject to a COVID-19 antigen test upon arrival.
Additional information based on the circular Kenya Civil Aviation Authority – Notification of African Union Trusted Rollout

Passengers departing Kenya:
1. Passengers departing Kenya are expected to check the COVID-19 test and travel requirements of destination country and transit points. Latest requirements for testing can be obtained from https://www.africacdc.org/trusted-travel or www.xchange.panabios.org/countries/offers/
2. If a COVID-19 RT PCR is required, passengers are advised to visit authorized laboratories to take a COVID-19 RT PCR test and be issued with Trusted Travel (TT) code that can be verified by airlines and Port Health Authorities. List of authorized laboratories can be accessed at https://www.trustedtravel.panabios.org or https://health.go.ke.
3. The Passenger will receive a text message (SMS) from panaBIOS and in addition, an email from the testing laboratory and/or admin@panabios.org with a link to guide the passenger on how to generate a travel code at trustedtravel.panabios.org . Travelers are encouraged to check their emails including spam folder for feedback. All COVID-19 RT PCR Approved testing laboratories in Kenya have been on boarded to the TT system.
4. Departing passengers can enter the TT code on their certificates online at www.africacdc.org/trusted-travel .

Passengers transiting Kenya:
1. Passengers transiting Kenya are expected to check the COVID-19 RT PCR test and travel requirements of destination country and transit points.
2. If a COVID-19 RT PCR test is required, passengers are advised to visit authorized laboratories to undertake the test and be issued with Trusted Travel (TT) code that can be verified by airlines and Port Health Authorities. Latest requirements for testing can be obtained from www.xchange.panabios.org/countries/offers/
3. Passengers transiting Kenya from jurisdictions where TT is not available will use www.globalhaven.org or Global Haven via the trusted travel portal www.africacdc.org/trusted-travel to generate a travel stamp.
4. Upon successful validation against destination country requirements, passengers are issued with a secondary travel stamp (TC code) by the system for exit approval for Kenya.

Arriving Passengers:
1. Arriving Passengers are expected to check the COVID-19 test and travel requirements of Kenya and of any transit points. Latest requirements for testing can be obtained from www.africacdc.org/trusted-travel or www.xchange.panabios.org/countries/offers/
2. Passengers arriving from countries where TT is not available will use www.globalhaven.org or Global Haven via the trusted travel portal www.africacdc.org/trusted-travel to generate a travel stamp.
3. All passengers arriving Kenya must have a negative COVID-19 RT PCR taken within 96 hours before travel.

Domestic passengers:
Domestic passengers are exempt from the above requirements.
1. Nationals of Israel are not allowed to enter and transit.
2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Kuwait;
  • children, husbands and wives of nationals of Kuwait;
  • nationals of Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty), and their accompanying children younger than 16 years;
  • nationals of Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V and that they also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty), and their accompanying children younger than 16 years;
  • domestic workers accompanied by nationals of Kuwait;
  • passengers with an 'Article 20' visa issued by Kuwait. Online registration at https://belsalamah.com/home.html is required if they do not have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate;
  • passengers with a residence permit or a visa issued by Kuwait and with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty), and their accompanying children younger than 16 years;
  • passengers with a residence permit or a visa issued by Kuwait and with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V and that they also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty), and their accompanying children younger than 16 years;
  • US military personnel with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty);
  • US military personnel with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V and that they also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty);
  • passengers younger than 18 years with a residence permit issued by Kuwait.
  • passengers arriving from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

  • 3. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
    • This does not apply to nationals of Kuwait.

    • 4. Flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe are suspended.
      5. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure.
      • This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.

      • 6. Passengers are subject to medical screening.
        7. Passengers should install "Shlonik" and "Kuwait-Mosafer" applications on their personal device.
        8. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
        9. Passengers must register online before departure at https://kuwaitmosafer.gov.kw/home.html
        10. Passengers are subject to 2 PCR tests at their own expense upon arrival. They must have a payment confirmation obtained at https://kuwaitmosafer.gov.kw/home.html before departure.
        • This does not apply to:
        • nationals of Kuwait;
        • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty);
        • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V and that they also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty);
        • domestic workers with a residence permit or visa issued by Kuwait who are registered and traveling under BelSalamah package.

        11. Passengers could be subject to quarantine at a hotel or home-quarantine for up to 7 days.
        12. Passengers must have a confirmed hotel reservation booked for 7 days at https://kuwaitmosafer.com/home.html before departure.
        • This does not apply to:
        • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty);
        • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V and that they also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty);
        • unaccompanied minors younger than 16 years.

        13. Passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Kuwait must present the certificate through the Immune app, or Kuwait Mobile ID app, or Kuwait-mosafer app.
        14. Passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued outside of Kuwait must:
        15. Transit Passengers arriving at Kuwait International Airport terminals from various countries should follow below procedures :
        a) Negative PCR certificate for all passengers proving that they are free from Corona virus, taken within 72 hours from the date of test until arrival to Kuwait.
        b) Immunized with two doses of Kuwait approved vaccinations
        c) Short transit times are recommended.

1. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 96 hours before arrival. The test result must have a QR code if issued in a country other than Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or USA.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least two weeks before departure;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at most 90 days before departure;
  • passengers returning to Lebanon within 7 days.

2. Passengers and airline crew are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival, at their own expense.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • airline crew staying for a maximum of 48 hours.

3. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 4 days.
4. Airline crew staying for a maximum of 48 hours are subject to self-isolation until their next flight.
5. Passengers transiting through Beirut (BEY) to Syria must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 96 hours before departure.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Malaysia;
  • permanent residents of Malaysia;
  • passengers with a Long Term Visit Pass;
  • passengers with a diplomatic passport. They must not have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe in the past 14 days;
  • passengers arriving from Singapore under the Vaccinated Travel Lanes scheme;
  • passengers with MyTravelPass (MTP) obtained at https://mtp.imi.gov.my/myTravelPass/main . They must not have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe in the past 14 days;
  • students with a written approval from immigration applied at https://educationmalaysia.gov.my/ . They must not have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe in the past 14 days;
  • merchant seamen with an official letter from the company certified by Malaysian immigration and joining the ship no later than 24 hours from arrival. They must not have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe in the past 14 days.
  • passengers traveling to Langkawi (LGK) under the Langkawi Travel Bubble, if not arriving from Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Czechia, Denmark, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Guyana, Hong Kong (SAR China), Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Libya, Martinique, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Reunion, Romania, Russian Fed., Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Spain, St. Kitts and Nevis, Sweden, Trinidad and Tobago, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom or USA (Only California).

2. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe are not allowed to transit.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Malaysia;
  • permanent residents of Malaysia;
  • passengers with a Long Term Visit Pass.

3. Passengers must install 'MySejahtera app' in their phone and complete the health declaration at least one day before departure.
4. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
This does not apply to:
  • passengers traveling to Langkawi (LGK);
  • passengers arriving from Singapore under the Vaccinated Travel Lanes scheme.

5. Passengers arriving from Singapore under the Vaccinated Travel Lanes scheme must:
  • have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 2 days before departure; and
  • have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Singapore; and
  • have stayed in Singapore or Malaysia in the past 14 days; and
  • have a copy of travel insurance policy with a minimum coverage of MYR 100,000.
  • The COVID-19 RT-PCR test does not apply to passengers younger than 2 years;
  • The COVID-19 vaccination certificate does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

6. Passengers traveling to Langkawi (LGK) under the Langkawi Travel Bubble must have:
  • a travel package from a travel agency licensed by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture Malaysia (MOTAC); and
  • insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses with minimum coverage of USD 80,000; and
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with:
  • CanSinoBIO (Convidecia) or Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • AstraZeneca, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before arrival.

7. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 RT-PCR test upon arrival at their own expense.
8. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 7 or 10 days at the first point of entry at their own expense.
  • This does not apply to passengers with an approval letter for home quarantine applied at https://ecovid19.moh.gov.my/outbreak-portal-hqa/index . They must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated and are subject to home isolation for 7 days.
  • passengers traveling to Langkawi (LGK) with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with:
  • CanSinoBIO (Convidecia) or Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; or
  • AstraZeneca, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before arrival.

9. Airline crew must have their names listed on the General Declaration.
10. Airline crew are subject to quarantine until their next flight and must install 'MySejahtera app' in their phone.
11. The maximum transit time through Kuala Lumpur (KUL) changed from 48 hours to 24 hours.
12. Transfer from an international flight to a domestic flight is not allowed.
  • This does not apply to
  • nationals of Malaysia traveling to Sabah and Sarawak. They must have approval from the State Government.
  • passengers traveling under the Langkawi Travel Bubble.

13. Passengers traveling to Sarawak must complete an "enterSarawak" form and an "eHealth Declaration Form" before departure at https://sarawakdisastermc.com/
1. Passengers arriving from or who have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to nationals and residents of Maldives.

2. Passengers and airline crew must complete a "Traveller Health Declaration" at most 24 hours before departure at https://imuga.immigration.gov.mv/ .
3. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Passengers who have transited for more than 24 hours must repeat the test. The test result must have the name of the passenger as in the passport and name and address of the testing laboratory.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 1 year.

4. 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 https://tinyurl.com/4pps5htf .
5. Passengers could be subject to self-quarantine for 14 days. More details can be found at https://imuga.immigration.gov.mv/ethd .
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria or SK Bioscience Co Ltd. from Korea), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sinopharm or Sputnik V at least 14 days before arrival, and their accompanying children;
  • passengers with a positive COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 60 days before arrival and a recovery certificate;
  • passengers younger than 18 years traveling with their fully vaccinated parents.

6.Passengers could be subject to medical screening.
7. Airline crew must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before departure of the first flight. Airline crew who have transited for more than 24 hours must repeat the test. The test result must have the name of the airline crew as in the passport and name and address of the testing laboratory.
  • This does not apply to:
  • airline crew staying for less than 8 days;
  • airline crew staying at a designated transit facility;

8. Airline crew are subject to medical screening.
1. Flights to Morocco are suspended until 10 December 2020.
This does not apply to:
  • repatriation flights;
  • passengers who are visa exempt if they have a hotel reservation confirmation or an invitation from a Moroccan company.

2. Passengers must complete the "Passenger Health Form" before departure at http://www.onda.ma/form.php . The form must be printed and presented on arrival.
3. Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in Arabic, French or English.
1. Passengers who in the past 3 weeks have been in or transited through Botswana, Eswatini, Hong Kong (SAR China), Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
2. Passengers are not allowed to transit through Nepal to India.
3. Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Nepal;
  • passengers of Nepali origin (Non-Resident Nepali (NRN)) and their family members;
  • passengers with a visa issued by a diplomatic representation of Nepal.

2. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 test result taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Tests accepted are GeneXpert, NAAT and RT-PCR.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 5 years;
  • nationals of Nepal;

3. Passengers must obtain an “International Traveler Online Arrival Form" at https://ccmc.gov.np/
- This does not apply to nationals of Nepal.
4. Passengers must have a hotel reservation confirmation.
- 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 younger than 5 years and accompanying passengers;
  • passengers 75 years and older.

5. Passengers could be subject to hotel quarantine for 10 days at their own expense.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Nepal;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

6. Visa on arrival facilities restarted for eligible passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.
  • Visa on arrival facility is not available to passengers traveling with an emergency passport, a temporary passport or a temporary travel document.

7. Passengers must have a copy of permits for mountain climbing, trekking, etc.
  • This does not apply to
  • nationals of Nepal;
  • spouses of Nepali nationals;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

1. Until 15 December 2021, flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe are suspended.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of the Netherlands;
  • nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See);
  • passengers arriving from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland;
  • passengers arriving from Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China), Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Macao (SAR China), Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Saba, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, St. Eustatius, Ukraine, Uruguay or Vatican City (Holy See);
  • passengers arriving from Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chinese Taipei, Curacao, Hong Kong (SAR China), Israel, Japan, Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Lebanon, Macao (SAR China), Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, St. Maarten, Ukraine, USA or Vatican City (Holy See);
  • passengers arriving from Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China), Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Macao (SAR China), Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saba, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, St. Eustatius, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vatican City (Holy See);
  • passengers with a long-term residence permit issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain or Sweden;
  • family members of a national of an EEA Member State or Switzerland; more details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/j5ycrntc;
  • passengers with a consular, diplomatic, official, service or special passports traveling on duty;
  • passengers with a Schengen visa issued after 19 March 2020 traveling through the Netherlands to another Schengen Member State;
  • merchant seamen;
  • military personnel;
  • students with a proof of admission to a course of study;
  • partners with a completed "Declaration of relationship for COVID-19 entry ban exemption" form, a return onward ticket and proof that they have been in a relationship for at least 3 months with a resident of the Netherlands who is a national of an EEA Member State or Switzerland. As well as accompanying children of the partner who are younger than 18 years. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/25s9p98h ;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that:
  • they were vaccinated with Janssen at least 28 days before arrival and the certificate was issued on or after 14 August 2021; or
  • they were vaccinated with Janssen at least 14 days before arrival and the certificate was issued before 14 August 2021; or
  • they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac.

2. Passengers are not allowed to transit through the Netherlands to Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or Vatican City (Holy See) as final destination.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of the Netherlands;
  • nationals of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City (Holy See);
  • British nationals;
  • passengers arriving from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland;
  • passengers arriving from Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China), Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Macao (SAR China), Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saba, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, St. Eustatius, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vatican City (Holy See);
  • passengers with a long-term residence permit issued by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or the United Kingdom;
  • nationals of Albania, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Honduras, Japan, Kiribati, Korea (Rep.), Malaysia, Marshall Isl., Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia (Federated States), Montenegro, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Macedonia (Rep.), Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Samoa, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Solomon Isl., St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Vanuatu and Venezuela with a note verbale that the country of destination is allowing them to enter;
  • family members of a national of an EEA Member State or Switzerland; more details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/j5ycrntc;
  • passengers with a long-term "D" visa issued by Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland;
  • passengers with a consular, diplomatic, official, service or special passports traveling on duty;
  • passengers with a visa issued on or after 19 March 2020 by the country of final destination;
  • merchant seamen;
  • military personnel;
  • students with a proof of admission to a course of study;
  • partners with a completed 'Declaration of relationship for COVID-19 entry ban exemption' form, a return onward ticket and proof that they have been in a relationship for at least 3 months with a resident of the Netherlands who is a national of an EEA Member State or Switzerland. As well as accompanying children of the partner who are younger than 18 years. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/25s9p98h
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that:
  • they were vaccinated with Janssen at least 28 days before arrival and the certificate was issued on or after 14 August 2021; or
  • they were vaccinated with Janssen at least 14 days before arrival and the certificate was issued before 14 August 2021; or
  • they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac.

3. Passengers must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 48 hours before departure. Tests accepted are: LAMP, MPOCT, NAAT, PCR, RT-PCR and TMA; or
  • a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken at most 24 hours before boarding the flight of the first embarkation point.
    Details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/59zy6bna .
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with a diplomatic passport;
  • merchant seamen;
  • passengers with a NATO Travel Order or a NATO-2 visa;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at least 11 days and at most 180 days before departure if arriving from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland;
  • passengers arriving from Bulgaria, Czechia, Latvia, Norway, Poland, Romania or Slovakia;
  • passengers arriving from a country other than Afghanistan, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Costa Rica, Cuba, French Guiana, Georgia, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Israel, Lesotho, Malaysia, Mongolia, Montenegro, New Caledonia, Philippines, Serbia, Seychelles, Somalia, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Thailand, United Kingdom or Venezuela with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that:
  • they were vaccinated with Janssen at least 28 days before arrival and the certificate was issued on or after 14 August 2021; or
  • they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac. Details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/t2nxv3jt .

4. Until 5 September 2021, passengers arriving from Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, Fiji, French Guiana, Georgia, Guyana, India, Kuwait, Malaysia, Martinique, Mongolia, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Seychelles, South Africa, Suriname, Tunisia, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela or Virgin Isl. (British) must have:
  • a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 24 hours before boarding the flight of the first embarkation point. Tests accepted are: LAMP, MPOCT, NAAT, PCR, RT-PCR and TMA; or
  • a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken at most 24 hours before boarding the flight of the first embarkation point, and
  • a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 48 hours before departure. Tests accepted are: LAMP, MPOCT, NAAT, PCR, RT-PCR and TMA.
    This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with a diplomatic passport;
  • merchant seamen;
  • passengers with a NATO Travel Order or a NATO-2 visa;
  • passengers with:
  • a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test result taken at least 11 days and at most 180 days before departure; and
  • a positive COVID-19 PCR test result taken at most 48 hours before departure; and
  • a negative COVID-19 rapid test result taken at most 24 hours before departure; or
  • a medical certificate showing that the passenger is not COVID-19 contagious issued at most 48 hours before departure.
  • Details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/zsaf5rmm

5. A completed "Health Declaration Form" must be presented prior to boarding. The form can be found at https://tinyurl.com/ybtmdgja
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 13 years.

6. Passengers could be subject to self-quarantine for 10 days. A list of quarantine exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/3zvzaz3b
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covishield, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Janssen at least 28 days before arrival.

1. Passengers arriving from Botswana, Croatia ,Eswatini, Hungary , Ireland, Lesotho , Mozambique,Namibia,Netherlands , Poland,slovenia , South Africa , Ukraine, Vietnam, Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to
  • Nationals of Pakistan until 15th Dec 2021 without prior approval
  • Passenger who have obtained exemptions for travel.
  • Deportees and Pakistanis who travelled with the Short term Visa to these countries
  • All these passengers above 6 years will be subject to Rapid Antigen Testing (RAT) on arrival
  • Undergo 3 days’ mandatory quarantine followed by 3rd day PCR test
  • Passenger who have tested positive shall undergo 10 days’ quarantine and RT PCR test at the end of 08th day of quarantine.

2. Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.
  • This does not apply to:
  • until 30 November 2021, passengers younger than 18 years;
  • from 1 December 2021, nationals of Pakistan younger than 15 years;
  • from 1 December 2021, passengers younger than 18 years who are nationals of a country other than Pakistan;
  • passengers who departed Pakistan before 1 October 2021;
  • passengers with a medical certificate specifying that the passenger cannot be vaccinated due to medical reasons.

3. Nationals of Pakistan younger than 18 years and older than 14 years must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received at least one dose of the vaccine.
4. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in Arabic or English. Tests accepted are COVID-19 PCR, COVID-19 Real Time RT-PCR, COVID-19 RT-PCR, SARS-CoV2 GeneXpert, SARS-CoV2 PCR, SARS-CoV2 Real Time RT-PCR, SARS-CoV2 RT-PCR and SARS-CoV2 Xpert Xpress.
  • This does not apply to:
  • - passengers younger than 6 years;
  • - passengers with disabilities;
  • - Deportees;

4. Until 08th Dec 0001 PST Passenger must have Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in Arabic or English. Tests accepted are COVID-19 PCR, COVID-19 Real Time RT-PCR, COVID-19 RT-PCR, SARS-CoV2 GeneXpert, SARS-CoV2 PCR, SARS-CoV2 Real Time RT-PCR, SARS-CoV2 RT-PCR and SARS-CoV2 Xpert Xpress.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • passengers with disabilities
  • Deportees

5. Effective 08th Dec 0001 PST Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in Arabic or English. Tests accepted are COVID-19 PCR, COVID-19 Real Time RT-PCR, COVID-19 RT-PCR, SARS-CoV2 GeneXpert, SARS-CoV2 PCR, SARS-CoV2 Real Time RT-PCR, SARS-CoV2 RT-PCR and SARS-CoV2 Xpert Xpress.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 6 years;
  • passengers with disabilities
  • Deportees

6. Passengers must download the Pass Track App before boarding and submit their personal details or submit their details at https://passtrack.nitb.gov.pk/ and have a printed confirmation.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.

7. Passengers arriving from Afganistan, Austria , Azerbaijan , France, Germany, Mexico, Russia , Sri Lanka , Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey , Uk, USA and passenger who have transited through KSA , UAE and Qatar are subject to random RAT test on arrival
8. Passengers and airline crew could be subject to quarantine.
9. Flights to Gwadar (GWD) and Turbat (TUK) are suspended.

1. Flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe are suspended.
2. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Austria, Belgium, Botswana, Czechia, Eswatini, Hungary, Italy, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, South Africa, Switzerland or Zimbabwe, are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of the Philippines;
  • passengers with diplomatic or official passports and their family members;
  • passengers who only transited through Austria, Belgium, Botswana, Czechia, Eswatini, Hungary, Italy, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, South Africa, Switzerland or Zimbabwe.

3. Nationals of Philippines arriving from Austria, Belgium, Botswana, Czechia, Eswatini, Hungary, Italy, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, South Africa, Switzerland or Zimbabwe, must enter the Philippines via Angeles city (CRK) or Manila (MNL)
4. Passengers arriving from a country other than Austria, Belgium, Botswana, Czechia, Eswatini, Hungary, Italy, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, South Africa, Switzerland or Zimbabwe, must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
5. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of the Philippines;
  • spouses, parents and children of nationals of the Philippines not traveling together with a 9(A) visa. The visa must contain the notation "EED not required per IATF Resolution No. 128 (s.2021)";
  • former nationals of the Philippines, their accompanying spouses and children;
  • passengers with a diplomatic passport and passengers with a 9(E) visa;
  • passengers with a visa issued by the Philippines (excluding 9(A) visas);
  • passengers with a 9(A) visa with an endorsement document issued by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Letters to the Bureau of Immigration (LBI) issued before 8 February 2021 without an expiration date are not accepted;
  • As by Bureau of Quarantine, enclosed new e-HDC/OHP QR code must be registered by all passengers travelling MNL effective today 25th of Nov 2021. It is the responsibility of staff at origin station to determine if passengers uploaded their vaccination card and RT PCR results before accepting on the flight. In the uploading of either vaccination card or RT PCR results, the registration will not proceed if guests did not upload a picture of the document.
  • passengers with an Identification Certificate (IC) or a Certificate of Re-acquisition/Retention of Philippine Citizenship (CRPC) issued by the Philippines;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated in the Philippines, at least 14 days before arrival;
  • passengers who in the past 14 days have been in and arrive from Bhutan, Chad, China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire, Falkland Isl. (Malvinas), Guinea, Guinea -Bissau, Hong Kong (SAR China), India, Indonesia, Japan, Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Malawi, Mali, Marshall Isl., Micronesia (Federated States), Montserrat, Morocco, Namibia, Niger, Northern Mariana Isl., Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Paraguay, Rwanda, Samoa (American), Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, St. Barthelemy, St. Eustatius, St. Pierre and Miquelon, Sudan, Togo, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Zambia or Zimbabwe

6. Passengers are subject to quarantine.
7. Passengers and airline crew traveling to Angeles city (CRK), Cebu (CEB) and Manila (MNL) must complete the "One Health Pass" form before arrival at https://onehealthpass.com.ph/e-HDC/OHP-Registration/ . This will generate a QR code which must be presented upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a diplomatic passport traveling on duty and their family members;
  • airline crew staying in the aircraft.

7. Merchant seamen with a 9 (C) visa issued by the Philippines must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival.
8. Passengers traveling to Davao (DVO) must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure.
  • This does not apply to merchant seamen with a 9 (C) visa issued by the Philippines.

9. Passengers must install the app 'TRAZE' on their personal device before departure.
10. Passengers traveling to Cebu (CEB) must register at most 5 days before departure at https://mactancebuairport.com/covid-19-registration
11. Suspension of all visa on arrival facilities.
12. Suspension of all visa exemptions.

1.Qatar has classified countries into two lists, Green and Red, in addition to a secondary list of Exceptional Red Countries based on international and local health risk indicators and the epidemiology of Covid-19 in the different countries.
2.Citizens and residents can travel abroad at any time provided that the travel and return policy is adhered to when returning to Qatar.
3.The Ministry of Public Health advises citizens and residents to comply with COVID-19 health measures currently in place in the country of arrival.
4.Travelers are responsible for keeping up to date with changes to the travel and return policy through official sources before planning to travel to Qatar.
5.Travelers must comply with Qatar's COVID-19 procedures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
6.The Ministry of Public Health continuously checks and monitors travelers returning from abroad in order to maintain public health. Note that, travelers may be subject to random testing upon arrival in Qatar.
7.Non-residents of Qatar must register via the pre-registration platform on www.ehteraz.gov.qa website and upload all relevant documents such as PCR test result, vaccine certificate and other relevant documents at least 3 days before arrival. Although pre-registration is optional for citizens and residents of Qatar, the Ministry of Public Health recommends that all individuals entering Qatar pre-register to ensure the best experience upon arrival in Qatar.
8.Travelers should download the Ehteraz mobile application and activate it on their mobile phones using a local or international SIM card.
9.All passengers must sign an Undertaking and Acknowledgement Form before arriving in Qatar. The form is available on the Ministry of Public Health website, pre-registration platform website (www.ehteraz.gov.qa) and airline online booking form. Citizens and residents who are fully vaccinated inside the State of Qatar arriving from one of the Green List countries are exempt from this requirement.
10.Travelers must take a PCR test result at a medical center accredited by the health authorities in the country of departure. The test result must be negative and must be done 72 hours before arrival in Qatar. (Please see the PCR policy for more detailed guidance.)
11.Travelers should check the quarantine policy for detailed guidance according to the country of arrival classification.
12.In the case of home quarantine, accommodation conditions must be appropriate, and if the property does not comply with the conditions mentioned in the undertaking, the traveler must book the hotel quarantine package through Discover Qatar's website before travelling to Qatar.
13.Travelers arriving in Qatar should go to the COVID-19 test clinic at the access port in case of any COVID-19-related symptoms and take the necessary isolation measures.
14.These policies apply to arrivals across all Qatar entry points.
15.Following are the countries on the Red list: Bangladesh, Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Zimbabwe.
16. With immediate effect, travelers coming from the below-listed 6 African countries will be subject to the following protocol:
The six (6) countries are: Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
The applicable protocol will be as follows:
1.Qatari nationals, regardless of vaccination status, must complete 7 days’ home quarantine with a PCR test on arrival in airport, and to repeat PCR test on day 6 at any Public Health Care Centers or private health center.
2.All other travelers (Residents, GCC Citizens, or Visitors) must complete 7 days’ hotel quarantine with no exceptions; PCR test will be on day 1 and day 6. This applies to all quarantine sites.
-For fully vaccinated FIFA Arab Cup fans with Fan ID, they must:
1.Book DQ hotel quarantine for 2 days. PCR test on arrival at the hotel.
2.In case the game they are coming for is within the supposed 2-day quarantine period, they must undergo PCR test at the airport so they can be released within same day of arrival.
17.Below is a list of approved and conditionally approved vaccines by the Ministry of Public Health:

Approved Vaccines:
-Pfizer / BioNTech (Comirnaty) - Two Doses
-Moderna (SpikeVax) - Two Doses
-AstraZeneca (Covishield / Oxford / Vaxzevria) - Two Doses
-Jansen / Johnson & Johnson (only one dose)

Conditionally Approved vaccines
-Sinopharm vaccine - Two Doses
-Sinovac - Two Doses
-Sputnik V - Two Doses

1.*Serology Antibody test with a positive result is mandatory before travelling to Qatar for people with two doses of a conditionally approved vaccines and 14 days after the second dose, in which case only the traveler will be considered fully immune.
2.*People who have received two doses of a conditionally approved vaccine followed by one dose of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine and after 14 days from the last dose will be considered fully immune.
3.Travelers who are fully immunized outside Qatar with a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health of Qatar are required to submit the original vaccine certificate and other supporting documents written in Arabic or English proving that they have obtained the vaccine, as follows:
The name of the traveler must be identical to that on the passport.
Dose dates by vaccine type (one dose for Jansen vaccine and two doses for other vaccines).

Type/name of vaccine.
The serial number of the vaccine batch (if any).

Recovered individuals:
1.For citizens and residents of Qatar who have recovered from COVID-19 infection, or those from any GCC country who have recovered from the virus who have subsequently received at least one dose of a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health, the immunity period for a person recovered from COVID-19 is 12 months starting from the 14th day of the date of recovery, or 14 days after receiving the vaccine dose in case of recovery.
2.Travelers recovered from COVID-19 in any GCC country must provide an official certificate confirming the previous COVID-19 infection and vaccination status.

Policies for those coming from Green list countries:
Group A: Citizens, GCC citizens and residents of Qatar:
Quarantine policy
A. Travelers who are fully vaccinated by a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health:
The following categories will be exempt from quarantine:
-Everyone aged 12 years and above.
-Children aged 11 years and below accompanied by one or both of their parent’s/family members who are fully vaccinated.
Test policy
After arrival:
Conduct a PCR test within 36 hours of arriving in Qatar as follows:
-Citizens and residents: Go to one of the Primary Health Care Corporation health centers or a private clinic/hospital.
-GCC citizens: Go to one of the private clinics/hospitals licensed by the Ministry of Public Health to conduct the PCR test.
-Children under the age of (4) are excluded from this test procedure.

B. Passengers who are not vaccinated or who have not completed the necessary vaccination doses:
Passengers will undergo home quarantine for 7 days, as follows:
-Everyone who has not completed the required vaccine doses.
-GCC citizens (non-residents) coming to stay with first-degree relatives residing in Qatar (on the condition that they provide proof of the relationship and national address data).
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar
After arrival:
-A PCR test is required on the sixth day of quarantine and the individual will be released on the seventh day if the result of the COVID-19 test is negative.
-Citizens and residents: Go to one of the Primary Health Care Corporation health centers or a private clinic/hospital.
-GCC citizens: Go to one of the private clinics/hospitals.

Group B: Visitors to Qatar:
Quarantine policy
A. Travelers who are fully vaccinated by a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health:
The following categories will be exempt from quarantine:
-Travelers aged 12 years and above.
Children aged 11 years below and accompanied by one or both of their parent’s/family members who are fully vaccinated.
Test policy
Before arrival:
Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar.
Quarantine policy

B. Unvaccinated travelers or those who have not completed the necessary vaccination doses:
Passengers will undergo home quarantine for 7 days, as follows:
First-degree relatives including children under the age of 18 (pre-issued family visas).
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar
After arrival:
-A PCR test is required on the sixth day of quarantine and the individual will be released on the seventh day if the result of the COVID-19 test is negative.
Quarantine policy

C. Unvaccinated travelers or those who have not completed the necessary vaccination doses:
Travelers will undergo hotel quarantine for 7 days, as follows:
All types of visas except Category B.
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar
After arrival:
-A PCR test is required on the sixth day of quarantine and the individual will be released on the seventh day if the result of the COVID-19 test is negative.
Important note: A positive Serology Antibody test pre-travel is mandatory for individuals with two doses of a conditionally approved vaccine, with the validity of the test being 30 days.
Policies for those coming from RED list countries
Group A: Citizens, GCC citizens and residents of Qatar
Quarantine policy
A. Travelers who are fully vaccinated by a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health:
The following categories will be exempt from quarantine:
-Travelers aged 12 years and above.
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar
After arrival:
Have a PCR test within 36 hours of arriving in Qatar in a Primary Health Care Corporation health center or a private clinic/hospital.
Quarantine policy

B. Passengers who are not vaccinated or who have not completed the necessary vaccination doses:
The following categories will be subject to home quarantine for 7 days as follows:
-Travelers aged 12 years and above.
-Children aged 11 years and below.
GCC citizens (non-residents) coming to stay with first-degree relatives residing in Qatar (on the condition that they provide proof of the relationship and national address data).
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar
After arrival:
-A PCR test is required on the sixth day of quarantine and the individual will be released on the seventh day if the result of the COVID-19 test is negative.
-Citizens and residents: Undergo the testing in a Primary Health Care Corporation health center or a private clinic/hospital.
GCC citizens (non-residents): Undergo the testing at a private clinic/hospital licensed by the Ministry of Public Health.
Group B: Visitors to Qatar:
Quarantine policy
A. Travelers who are fully vaccinated by a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health:
The following categories will be subject to hotel quarantine for two days or until the test result appears:
-Travelers aged 12 and above.
-Children aged 11 years and below (non-vaccinated) accompanied by or both of their parent’s/family members who are fully vaccinated.
The following categories will be subject to home quarantine for two days or until the test result appears:
First-degree relatives, including children less than (18) years of age arriving to Qatar.
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar.
After arrival:
A PCR test on arrival at the quarantine hotel.
Quarantine policy

B. Unvaccinated travelers or those who have not completed the necessary vaccination doses:
The following categories will be subject to home quarantine for 7 days:
-First-degree relatives, including children under the age of 18 (pre-issued family visas).
The following categories will be subject to hotel quarantine for 7
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar.
After arrival:
-A PCR test is required on the sixth day of quarantine and the individual will be released on the seventh day if the result of the COVID-19 test is negative.
Important note: A positive Serology Antibody test pre-travel is mandatory for individuals with two doses of a conditionally approved vaccine, with the validity of the test being 30 days.
Policies for those coming from the Exceptional Red List countries:
India
Philippines
Nepal
Bangladesh
Sri Lanka
Pakistan
Indonesia
Kenya
Sudan
Group A: Citizens, GCC citizens and residents of Qatar
Quarantine policy
A. Travelers who are fully vaccinated by a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health:
The following categories will be subject to hotel quarantine for two days:
-Travelers aged 12 years and above.
-Children aged 11 years and accompanied by one or both of their parent’s/family members who are fully vaccinated.
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar
After arrival:
Conduct a PCR test within 36 hours of arriving in Qatar as follows:
-Have a PCR test at the quarantine hotel.
Serology Antibody test at the quarantine hotel for vaccinated persons outside Qatar with one of the vaccines approved by the Ministry of Public Health.
Quarantine policy
B. Passengers who are not vaccinated or who have not completed the necessary vaccination doses:
This category will be subject to hotel quarantine for 7 days.
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar
After arrival:
A PCR test is required on the sixth day of quarantine and the individual will be released on the seventh day if the result of the COVID-19 test is negative.
Group B: Visitors to Qatar:
Quarantine policy
Visa holders (of all kinds):
A. Fully vaccinated travelers:
The following categories will be subject to hotel quarantine for two days:
-People aged 12 years and above who are fully vaccinated.
Children aged 11 years and below (non-vaccinated) accompanied by one or both of their parent’s/family members who are fully vaccinated
Test policy
Before arrival:
-Undergo a PCR test with a negative result 72 hours before arrival in Qatar.
After arrival:
-Have a PCR test at the quarantine hotel.
Serology Antibody test at the quarantine hotel for vaccinated persons outside Qatar with one of the vaccines approved by the Ministry of Public Health.
Quarantine policy
B. Unvaccinated travelers - entry is not allowed
Important note: A positive Serology Antibody test pre-travel is mandatory for individuals with two doses of a conditionally approved vaccine, with the validity of the test being 30 days.

EHTERAZ APP. POLICY:
-Passengers travelling to Qatar must download and activate the Ehteraz app on their mobile devices upon arrival at Qatar’s entry ports. To do so, the traveler must have the following:
1.SIM card from one of Qatar's service providers (Ooredoo or Vodafone) or an international SIM card.
2.Mobile internet connection.
3.The smartphone should support Android 6, newer versions or IOS 13.5 and later versions.
4.Download and install the app on the mobile phone either via Google Play, Apple App Store or from any online search engines.
5.SIM cards and smartphones are available for purchase at Hamad International Airport and Abu Samra border crossing if the passenger does not own them before arrival.
-Diplomats, administrative card holders and VIP visitors arriving on official state visits are excluded from this measure.
-The Health Status on the Eheterz app will remain yellow throughout the quarantine period, until the result of the COVID-19 test comes out negative in accordance with the above quarantine policy.
-The Heath Status on the Ehteraz mobile app for fully vaccinated persons in Qatar will remain green with a golden frame to indicate that they are excluded from quarantine if the result of the PCR test is negative and that they have completed 14 days from the date of the prescribed doses of the vaccine.
-The Health Status for citizens and residents who have received the vaccine outside Qatar will remain green without a golden frame until their vaccine data is updated in the system.
-The Health Status on the Ehteraz app for visitors who have received the vaccine outside Qatar will remain green without a golden frame until their vaccine data is updated in the system.
Travelers returning from Umrah:
-Citizens and residents arriving from Umrah who are unable to obtain a valid PCR test from the departure country are allowed to board their flights provided they undergo a PCR test upon arrival at Hamad International Airport or Abu Samra border crossing for a specific fee for each test.
-According to Saudi Arabia's rules, only people who receive vaccine doses licensed by the Ministry of Public Health can perform Umrah and visit Mecca.
-People planning to travel to Umrah should review the policies and procedures announced by the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs. COVID-19 tests cost:

FIFA Arab Cup:
FIFA Arab Cup fans with fan ID card are permitted to enter the State of Qatar “CONFIRMATION OF ENTRY PERMIT / FAN ID REGISTRATION FOR THE STATE OF QATAR” form, via airports in the State of Qatar, provided they are registered on Ehteraz platform 72 hours before travel and obtain approval to enter the country, and accordingly the procedure will be as follows:
1. Activate the use of this entry permit from 15 NOV 2021
2. Last day to enter Qatar according to the permit is 18 DEC 2021
3. The permit is valid from the date of entry until 25 DEC 2021
4. Permit and fan card allow for multiple entry
5. Obtaining approval from the Ehteraz platform before entering the State of Qatar
6. This Entry Permit or Fan ID card is considered as visa that authorizes its holder multiple entry to the State of Qatar during the specified period.

COVID-19 tests cost:
Type of Test & Cost Per Test:

PCR Test - QR 160
Rapid Antigen - QR 50
Serology Antibody test - QR 50
1. Passengers and airline crew who in the past 10 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Hong Kong (SAR China), Lesotho, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to nationals of the Russian Fed.

2. Nationals of Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe and passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport are not allowed to enter.
3. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of the Russian Fed. and their family members;
  • permanent residents of the Russian Fed.;
  • British nationals and nationals of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (SAR China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova (Rep.), Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela and Viet Nam if arriving on a direct flight from or transiting through any of the following countries: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (SAR China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova (Rep.), Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela or Viet Nam;
  • residents of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (SAR China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova (Rep.), Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela and Viet Nam if arriving on a direct flight from or transiting through any of the following countries: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao (SAR China), Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova (Rep.), Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela or Viet Nam;
  • students with a written approval issued by their university. The approval must have been submitted to the Federal Security Service of the Russian Fed. by the university;
  • until 30 November 2021, guests and participants of The IX St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum with an invitation letter issued by the Organization Committee.
  • more exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/3mcy3n2r

4. Passengers entering or transiting the Russian Fed. must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 3 days before arrival. The test result must be in English or Russian. A notarized translation to Russian is accepted.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers of the Russian Fed.;
  • passengers arriving from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova (Rep.), Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

5. Passengers arriving from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova (Rep.), Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 3 days before arrival. The test result must have a green QR code obtained in the app 'Traveling without COVID-19'.
  • This does not apply to nationals of the Russian Fed.

6. Nationals of the Russian Fed. arriving from Botswana, China (People's Rep.), Eswatini, Hong Kong (SAR China), Israel, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, United Kingdom or Zimbabwe are subject to a COVID-19 antigen test upon arrival.
7. Passengers arriving from China (People's Rep.), Israel or United Kingdom are subject to a COVID-19 antigen test upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to nationals of the Russian Fed.

8. Flights from Morocco and Tanzania to the Russian Fed. are suspended.
9. Passengers must complete an "Application Form" and present it upon arrival. The form can be obtained at https://www.rospotrebnadzor.ru/upload/авиаАнкета%20RUS.docx
10. Suspension of e-visa issuance.
1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of Saudi Arabia;
  • first degree family members of nationals of Saudi Arabia;
  • residents of Saudi Arabia arriving from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated in Saudi Arabia;
  • residents of Saudi Arabia. They must not have been in or transited through Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey in the past 14 days;
  • nationals of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and United Arab Emirates. They must not have been in or transited through Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey in the past 14 days;
  • passengers with an exit/entry, work, residence or visit visa issued by Saudi Arabia. They must not have been in or transited through Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey in the past 14 days;
  • passengers with a tourist visa issued by Saudi Arabia. They must not have been in or transited through Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey in the past 14 days;
  • domestic workers of nationals of Saudi Arabia. They must be accompanied by the sponsor;
  • domestic workers of nationals of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and United Arab Emirates. They must be accompanied by the sponsor or one of the first degree family members of the sponsor. They must not have been in or transited through Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey in the past 14 days;
  • Umrah passengers. They must not have been in or transited through Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey in the past 14 days.
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received one vaccine dose in Saudi Arabia. They must have an institutional quarantine package for 3 days.

2. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through Angola, Botswana, Comoros, Eswatini, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to nationals of Saudi Arabia. They must have an institutional quarantine package for 5 days.

3. Passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey are not allowed to transit.
4. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Saudi Arabia.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of Saudi Arabia;
  • passengers younger than 8 years.
    5. Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac before departure, or vaccinated with Janssen at least 14 days before departure. They must register at https://muqeem.sa/#/vaccine-registration/home , and must download the Tawakkalna App and submit their personal details within 8 hours after arrival. Passengers who received Sinopharm or Sinovac must have also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty).
    • This does not apply to:
    • nationals of Saudi Arabia;
    • first degree family members of nationals of Saudi Arabia;
    • domestic workers of nationals of Saudi Arabia. They must be accompanied by the sponsor.

    Passenger who have received one dose of the vaccine inside the kingdom shall be allowed to enter the country effective 04th Dec 2021 and shall undergo mandatory institutional quarantine for period of 3 days.
    6. Passengers must register before departure at https://muqeem.sa/#/vaccine-registration/home .
    • This does not apply to nationals of Saudi Arabia.

    7. Passengers must have medical insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses.
    • This does not apply to nationals and residents of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates.

    8. Passengers must obtain an institutional quarantine package for 5 days.
    • This does not apply to:
    • nationals of Saudi Arabia and their spouses, mothers, children and accompanying domestic workers. They must not be arriving from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey;
    • residents of Saudi Arabia and their spouses and children. They must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac before departure, or vaccinated with Janssen at least 14 days before departure. Passengers who received Sinopharm or Sinovac must have also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty). They must not be arriving from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey;
    • domestic workers accompanied by a resident of Saudi Arabia with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that the resident was fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac before departure, or vaccinated with Janssen at least 14 days before departure. Passengers who received Sinopharm or Sinovac must have also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty). They must not be arriving from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey;
    • passengers with a diplomatic visa and their accompanying domestic workers;
    • passengers younger than 18 years accompanied by their parents with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that the parents were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac before departure, or vaccinated with Janssen at least 14 days before departure. Passengers who received Sinopharm or Sinovac must have also received one vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty). They must not be arriving from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Turkey.

    9. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 5 days.
    10. Airline crew are subject to quarantine until their next flight.
    11. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
    12. Suspension of e-visa issuance.
    13. Airlines can check the validity of the exit/entry visas for residents of Saudi Arabia at https://muqeem.sa/#/visa-validity/check
    14. Effective 01st Dec 2021 passenger are allowed to enter directly without the need to stay 14 days’ outside country arriving from Indonesia, Brazil, Pakistan, Egypt, India and Vietnam

(DGHS/COVID-19/347/2021)
Passengers arriving from or who have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter.
Traveling to Sri Lanka
A Negative PCR test must be taken 72hrs prior to their departure flight (for 2 years and above).
Rapid Antigen Test with negative results taken 48 hrs prior to their departure flight accepted only if holding proof with COVID 19 infected history within last three months.
On arrival, ETA has been activated at BIA only for fully vaccinated Tourists.
Tourists may obtain Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) using web protocol (https:// www.srilanka.travel/helloagain/)
Airlines can carry any number of unvaccinated passengers per aircraft in to Sri Lanka.
Maximum transit time of 12 hours restriction removed.
Travellers may complete their health declaration online using https://airport.lk/health_declaration/index
If on line Health declaration is not done, on board forms must be completed prior to arrival.
Travelers with confirm onward connection maximum transit time at BIA is limited to 16 hours.
Children 12-18 years, if depart two weeks after obtaining at least a single dose of Pfizer- vaccine will be considered as fully vaccinated.
Passengers with travel history (including transit) to South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Eswatini (Swaziland), Zimbabwe in the last 14 days will not be permitted to disembark in Sri Lanka until further notice.

Fully Vaccinated Traveller
Release from airport, no quarantine required
Unvaccinated children of fully vaccinated parents
Children of tourist/ foreign national parents
12 – 18 Years old children PCR on day 1 at Ministry of health approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine Hotel/ Level 1 Hotel
If results negative release with parents, no further quarantine
Children of Sri Lankan /Dual Citizens / Resident visa holder parents
12-18 years old children PCR on day 1 at Ministry of Health approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine center (Sri Lankans & Dual Citizens) / Quarantine hotel /Level 1 Hotel
If results negative release with parents, no further quarantine
Travelers not vaccinated/ not completed the recommended doses of vaccination
Tourist/ Foreign national

Negative Day one PCR for age 12 years and above done at Ministry of health approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine Hotel/ Level 1 Hotel
Quarantine for 7 days at quarantine hotel/ Level 1 hotel
Negative PCR / Rapid antigen test on day 7
Release for quarantine center on day 7

Sri Lankan/ Dual Citizens / Resident visa Holders
Negative Day one PCR for age 12 years and above done at Ministry of health approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine center ( Sri Lankans, Dual citizens) / Quarantine hotel/ Level 1 Hotel
Quarantine for 7 days at quarantine hotel/ center (Sri Lankans & Dual citizens) Level 1 hotel or quarantine for 7 days at home.
Negative PCR / Rapid antigen test on day 7
Release from quarantine on day 7.
Travelers depart within less than 14 days of completion of recommended doses of vaccination
Tourist/ Foreign national

Negative day 1 PCR for age 12 years and above done at Ministry of health approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine Hotel/ Level 1 Hotel.
Quarantine until completion of 14 days post vaccination/ 7 days after arrival at quarantine hotel/ level 1 hotel
Negative PCR/ Rapid antigen test for aged 12 years and above (on completion of 14 days post vaccination of parents / 7 days after arrival), Release from quarantine.
Sri Lankan/ Dual Citizens / Resident visa Holders
Negative Day one PCR for age 12 years and above done at Ministry of health-approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine center (Sri Lankans, Dual citizens) / Quarantine hotel/ Level 1 Hotel.
Quarantine until completion of 14 days post vaccination/ 7 days after arrival at quarantine hotel/Quarantine center (Sri Lankans & dual citizens)/ level 1 hotel.
Or quarantine until completion of 14 days post vaccination / 7 days after arrival at home and their children.
Negative PCR/ Rapid antigen test for aged 12 years and above (on completion of 14 days post vaccination of parents / 7 days after arrival), Release from quarantine
Travelers with history of COVID-19 within last six months arriving with a single dose of vaccination as mentioned
Released from airport, no quarantine
Unvaccinated children below 18 years of these parents
Children of tourist/ foreign national parents
12 – 18 Years old children PCR on day 1 at Ministry of health approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine Hotel/ Level 1 Hotel
If results negative release with parents, no further quarantine
Children of Sri Lankan /Dual Citizens / Resident visa holder parents
12-18 years old children PCR on day 1 at Ministry of Health approved lab at Katunayake or Quarantine center (Sri Lankans & Dual Citizens) / Quarantine hotel /Level 1 Hotel
If results negative release with parents, no further quarantine
Seafarers or Maritime Security officers
Foreign national
Need prior approval needed from foreign ministry of Sri Lanka (entry.permission@mfa.gov.lk)
Not Vaccinated
Should be quarantine in an isolation center
Vaccinated -
Hold PCR done within 72hrs prior embarkation released from quarantine
If COVID 19 PCR excepted category should perform day 1 PCR at airport and released with negative results no need to undergo further quarantine
Foreign National Seafarers/Marshals with a history of COVID-19 disease within the preceding 03 months may arrive with a negative COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test done within 48hrs prior to departure.
If the above mentioned Tests are Negative, they will be released without quarantine.
Sri Lankan national
Vaccinated -
Seafarers/Marshals with a history of COVID-19 disease within the preceding 03 months may arrive with a negative COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test done within 48hrs prior to departure.
If COVID 19 PCR excepted category should perform day 1 PCR at airport and released with negative results no need to undergo further quarantine.
If the above-mentioned Tests are Negative, they will be released without quarantine.
Not Vaccinated-
Day 1 PCR with negative result can undergo home quarantine
Day one PCR on arrival
Fully Vaccinated (recommended doses of the covid-19 vaccination are completed and departs after 14 days completion of vaccination / should carry original vaccination card in English language) and negative results
No further quarantine
Inform MOH
Foreign national staff members of diplomatic mission or UN organizations/ UN specialized organizations/ UN specialized agencies/ International organizations with permanent office in Sri Lanka (Mentioned in Annex 1) who are holding diplomatic /UN / Official passport
Staff members and accompanying spouse, parents, and children are allowed to undergo mandatory quarantine at a quarantine hotel/ safe & secure certified level 1 hotel / quarantine at a medical health officer approved residence.
Prior approval needed from area MOH for the resident suitability to mandatory quarantine
Details must be informed to area MOH on day 1 of arrival.
Airline Crew
General Measures & Procedures (Mandatory to All Crew)
All Crew who have been vaccinated must carry Original Vaccination Certificate/Card in English. If the Certificate/Card is not in English, a certified English translation must be in possession;
Crew Members if in Quarantine are to adhere to the public health measures of the Ministry of Health protocols in force at the time;
Airlines to take measures to monitor and supervise the adherence of crew with regards to
COVID19 preventive measures;
Airline crew who has been in immediate close contact with a COVID19 patient shall not be enrolled for duty;
Airline Crew must submit a completed Health Declaration Form upon Arrival to the Health Counters at the Airport.
Foreign Airline Crew (Operating into Sri Lanka with a Foreign Carrier)
Foreign airline crewmembers shall adhere to the following guidelines in addition to General Measures.
It is mandatory for the Foreign Airline Crew Members arriving into Sri Lanka to carry a Negative COVID-19 test result in English language done within 72 hours prior to departure.
Airlines are permitted to select any hotel of their choice for crew that are fully vaccinated and 14 days have lapsed since the last dose.
If crew layover for less than 72hrs, and the Unvaccinated Crew are confined to the Hotel Premises, the crew then do not require a PCR Test on arrival (Day 01)
If layover is 72 hours or more in Sri Lanka, on arrival (Day One) PCR test shall be done and the Unvaccinated Crew Members shall be quarantined at the Hotel until they depart from Sri Lanka.
After sample collection, for any operational reason the crew member can be released for a return flight without the result of the test
Foreign Airline Crew who have been Fully Vaccinated (Final dose of Vaccine + 14 Days).
It is mandatory for the foreign airline crew members arriving into Sri Lanka to carry a negative COVID-19 test result in English language done within 72 hours prior to departure;
If the above-mentioned Test is Negative, they will be released without Day 01/ Arrival PCR Test and quarantine.
If the Crew Member is staying for longer than 7 days, a PCR test is to be conducted on Day 07.

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of Liechtenstein and Switzerland;
  • passengers with a "D" visa issued by Switzerland;
  • passengers with a "C" visa issued by Switzerland on or after 16 March 2020;
  • nationals and residents of EEA Member States;
  • passengers arriving from Schengen Member States;
  • passengers arriving from Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Hong Kong (SAR China), Indonesia, Ireland (Rep.), Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Macao (SAR China), Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vatican City (Holy See). If they transit through other countries, they must stay in the international transit area of the airport;
  • spouses, registered partners, children under 21 years, grandchildren under 21 years, dependent children, dependent grandchildren, dependent parents or dependent grandparents of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship;
  • passengers with proof of being spouses, registered partners, children under 21 years, grandchildren under 21 years, dependent children, dependent grandchildren, dependent parents or dependent grandparents of “British Citizens", "British Overseas Territories Citizens" from Gibraltar or British nationals with a Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode issued by the United Kingdom, who have a residence permit issued by Switzerland:
  • with reference to the CH-UK agreement form 25 February 2019; or
  • issued before 1 January 2021;
  • unmarried partners of residents of Switzerland. They must have a written invitation from the residents in Switzerland and present proof of their relationship;
  • passengers arriving from countries other than Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at most 12 months before arrival. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/hyk4cbj7 ;
  • unvaccinated passengers younger than 18 years if they are traveling with their fully vaccinated parents/guardians;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at most 12 months before arrival. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/hyk4cbj7 ;
  • unvaccinated passengers younger than 18 years if they are traveling with their fully vaccinated parents/guardians;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received the first vaccine dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm or Sinovac at most 12 months before arrival. They must also have a positive COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test taken at least 4 weeks before receiving the first dose;
  • merchant seamen;
  • military personnel with a letter issued by the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland or the Federal Department of Defense of Switzerland.

2. Passengers are not allowed to transit if arriving from a non-Schengen Member State to another Schengen Member State.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of EEA Member States and Switzerland;
  • passengers arriving from Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Hong Kong (SAR China), Indonesia, Ireland (Rep.), Jordan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Macao (SAR China), Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay or Vatican City (Holy See). If they transit through other countries, they must stay in the international transit area of the airport;
  • spouses, registered partners, children under 21 years, grandchildren under 21 years, dependent children, dependent grandchildren, dependent parents or dependent grandparents of nationals of EEA Member States and Switzerland. They must present proof of their relationship;
  • passengers with a "D" visa issued by a Schengen Member State they are traveling to;
  • passengers arriving from countries other than Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at most 12 months before arrival. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac. More details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/hyk4cbj7 ;

3. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 16 years.

4. Passengers must:
5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 10 days. A list of quarantine exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/yjn3csr7
1. All passengers are subject to enhanced screening for COVID-19 infection. There will be no 14 days mandatory quarantine.
2. All travelers including Tanzanians and returning residents will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test certificate upon arrival. The only accepted test is Real Time Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) testing or Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs) done at a nationally accredited/approved laboratory using sample tested within 96 hours of departure to URT.
This doesn’t apply to
  • Children aged 5 years and below
  • Passenger transiting
  • Air crew

3. Passengers from other countries with symptoms and signs related to COVID-19 infection, will undergo enhanced screening and may be tested for RT-PCR;
4. Flights from India are suspended.
- This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights.
5. Passengers arriving from India on humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights are subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival.
6. Passengers arriving from India on humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights are subject to quarantine for 14 days at their own expense.
7. Crew members are not subject present a negative test COVID-19 certificate as a condition of entry or departure. However, they will be screened for symptoms and signs in line with the country’s protocol;
8. While in the country, all international travelers should observe adherence to Infection, Prevention and Control measures such as hand hygiene, wearing masks and keeping physical distancing as deemed appropriate;
9. All travelers are required to truthfully fill out Traveler’s Surveillance Form available onboard or in any other transport means and submit to Port Health Authorities upon arrival;
10. All international arriving passengers shall dispose-of their masks after use during travel at designated waste collection containers upon arrival;
11. Airlines must provide Advance Passenger Information so as to allow the Points of Entry Authorities to scrutinize the manifest for possible high-risk passenger identification;
12. All passengers required to obtain in a Unique Health Code (UHC). Same required on arrival and can be obtained online by registering on MOH website within 24 hours before arrival
13. MOH website https://afyamsafiri.moh.go.tz/
14. Travelers subjected to mandatory quarantine shall choose a place from the list of Hotels designated by the Government. Returning residents will be allowed to isolate themselves in their homes subject to adherence to the Zanzibar COVlD-19 guidelines.
15. All travelers including Tanzanians, returning residents and members of the crew1/layovers are required to truthfully fill in an online Traveler's Health Surveillance Form available at https://afyamsafiri.moh.go.tz/ for Tanzania mainland and https://healthtravelznz.mohz.go.tz for Zanzibar within 24 hours before arrival to URT`.
16. All travelers, whether foreigners or returning residents arriving from countries experiencing variants of concern/variants of interest, highest number of COVID-19 cases based on WHO epidemiological updates or those who have travelled through those countries in the last 14 days regardless of route taken shall be subjected to rapid tests at Points of Entry at their own cost. Cost for COVID-19 rapid test shall be 10 USD or TZS.23, 000 of which is non-refundable and testing fees applies to traveler arriving in Tanzania Mainland by Air or Marine Vessels. For Zanzibar the cost for rapid test shall be 25 USD or equivalent TZS. 58,000. The updated list of countries for Rapid Antigen Test is available at https://www.moh.go.tz website or at Points of Entry.
17. Travelers to Mainland Tanzania are advised to pay for COVID-19 rapid test online to avoid unnecessary queue upon arrival through an automatically generated control number obtained after filling online Traveler’s Health Surveillance Form and for Zanzibar through https://zanzibarcovidtesting.co.tz
18. Travelers with positive COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test shall allowed to isolate themselves at their residencies for 14 days or more until they test negative using RT-PCR test and will be subjected under strict surveillance procedures.
1. Until 30 November 2021, passengers and airline crew are not allowed to enter and transit.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of Thailand;
  • passengers who are spouses, parents or children of a national of Thailand;
  • airline crew with a return scheduled flight;
  • passengers who are visa exempt;
  • passengers with a visa issued by Thailand;
  • nationals of Australia, China (People's Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore and Viet Nam with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from the country that issued the APEC Business Travel Card;
  • passengers with a Chinese Taipei (on the cover: Republic of China Taiwan) passport with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from the country that issued the APEC Business Travel Card;
  • residents of Hong Kong (SAR China) with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from Hong Kong (SAR China);
  • students;
  • passengers transiting through Bangkok (BKK);
  • passengers traveling to Chiang Mai (CNX), Don Mueng (DMK), Phuket (HKT), Samui (USM), Suvarnabhumi (BKK) or U-Tapao (UTP).

2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • Travel bans of the passenger from 8 countries Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe will be in effect from 1 December 2021 (00.00 AM) on ward. This ban will exclude Thai nationality who is subjected to 14 days quarantine in organizational or alternative quarantine.
  • Passengers from the countries in Africa other than these 8 countries may enter Thailand as permitted in Thailand Pass till 5 December 2021 (23.59PM). Those who arrive from 6 December 2021 (00.00AM) onward will need 14 days quarantine requirement regardless of vaccination status and Thailand Pass approval. The passenger from the African countries who have arrived since 15 November 2021 may subjected to further test as required by the government.
  • The air operators are required to check the origin of the passenger. Any passengers from the affected countries must be informed about the measures in Thailand. Those from the countries banned by the measured shall be inadmissible and the air operator must be responsible for repatriate.

2. Passengers transiting through Thailand must have:
  • medical insurance with minimum coverage of USD 50,000; and
  • a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure.
  • This does not apply to passengers transiting without disembarking the aircraft.

3. Passengers traveling under the Exemption from Quarantine (EQ) scheme must:
a. arrive from or have been in Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China (People's Rep.), Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Lao People's Dem. Rep., Latvia, Lithuania, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, USA, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom or Viet Nam in the past 21 days;
b. B. have a Thailand Pass QR code obtained at https://tp.consular.go.th;
c. have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure;
- This does not apply to:
- unvaccinated passengers younger than 12 years traveling with their fully-vaccinated parents/guardians;
- passengers with a recovery certificate and a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they received at least one dose of the vaccine at most 3 months after the infection and at least 14 days before departure.
d. have a COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English or Thai;
e. medical insurance with minimum coverage of USD 50,000.
- This does not apply to nationals of Thailand.
f. have a hotel reservation for 1 night at AQ, OQ, or SHA+ hotel obtained at www.thailandsha.com or https://asq.in.th
4. Passengers traveling under the Sandbox Program scheme must:
a. arrive at Chiang Mai (CNX), Don Mueng (DMK), Phuket (HKT), Samui (USM), Suvarnabhumi (BKK) or U-Tapao (UTP) airports;
b. . have a Thailand Pass QR code obtained at https://tp.consular.go.th ;
c. have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure;
d. domestic connection not allowed, passenger with baggage must be checked in only upto BKK. Only exemption to Passenger connecting flight PG5125 and PG5171 destined Ko Samui (USM) and allowed for through checked and able to be accepted in transiting for Ko Samui (USM) Sandbox programs
a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English; or
a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure.
must have insurance to cover medical expenses in Thailand with a coverage cost of at least USD 50,000.
a hotel reservation in Bangkok for 1 night at SHA+ or AQ hotel;
e. medical insurance with minimum coverage of USD 50,000.
- This does not apply to nationals of Thailand.
f. have a hotel reservation for 7 nights at SHA+ hotel obtained at www.thailandsha.com and proof of payment for COVID-19 tests. They are subject to quarantine for 7 days.
g. have a hotel reservation for 7 nights at SHA+ hotel obtained at www.thailandsha.com and proof of payment for COVID-19 tests. They are subject to quarantine for 7 days.
5. Passengers who are unvaccinated or partially vaccinated traveling under the Alternative Quarantine (AQ) scheme must have:
a. a Thailand Pass QR code obtained at https://tp.consular.go.th
b. a hotel reservation for 10 nights at AQ, OQ or AHQ hotel obtained at www.thailandsha.com and https://asq.in.th and proof of payment for COVID-19 tests. They are subject to quarantine for 10 days;
c. a COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English or Thai;
d. medical insurance with minimum coverage of USD 50,000.
- This does not apply to nationals of Thailand.
6. Airline crew are subject to self-isolation until their next flight.
7. Airline crew staying overnight must have a guarantee letter from the airline or a health insurance certificate with a coverage cost of at least USD 50,000.-
1. Passengers arriving from Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea (Dem. People's Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Isl., Mauritania, Micronesia (Federated States), Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Namibia, Nauru, Nicaragua, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., Rwanda, Samoa, Samoa (American), Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Solomon Isl., Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tonga, USA, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Virgin Isl. (USA), Yemen, Zambia or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of Tunisia.
  • spouses of nationals of Tunisia.

2. Nationals and residents of Tunisia arriving from Afghanistan, Andorra, Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China (People's Rep.), Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Czechia, Equatorial Guinea, France, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Hong Kong (SAR China), Iceland, Jamaica, Japan, Macao (SAR China), Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Poland, Portugal, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Togo, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates or Uruguay are subject to self-quarantine for 14 days.
3. Spouses of nationals of Tunisia arriving from Afghanistan, Andorra, Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China (People's Rep.), Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Czechia, Equatorial Guinea, France, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Hong Kong (SAR China), Iceland, Jamaica, Japan, Macao (SAR China), Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Poland, Portugal, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Togo, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates or Uruguay are subject to self-quarantine for 14 days. They must have a marriage certificate. 4. Passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Andorra, Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China (People's Rep.), Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Czechia, Equatorial Guinea, France, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Hong Kong (SAR China), Iceland, Jamaica, Japan, Macao (SAR China), Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Poland, Portugal, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Togo, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates or Uruguay for a period less than 14 days are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to passengers traveling as part of an organized all-inclusive tour.

5. Nationals and residents of Tunisia arriving from Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea (Dem. People's Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Isl., Mauritania, Micronesia (Federated States), Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Namibia, Nauru, Nicaragua, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., Rwanda, Samoa, Samoa (American), Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Solomon Isl., Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tonga, USA, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Virgin Isl. (USA), Yemen, Zambia or Zimbabwe are subject to quarantine in a hotel for 7 days and self-quarantine for an additional 7 days.
6. Spouses of nationals of Tunisia arriving from Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea (Dem. People's Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Isl., Mauritania, Micronesia (Federated States), Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Namibia, Nauru, Nicaragua, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., Rwanda, Samoa, Samoa (American), Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Solomon Isl., Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tonga, USA, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Virgin Isl. (USA), Yemen, Zambia or Zimbabwe are subject to quarantine in a hotel for 7 days and self-quarantine for an additional 7 days. They must have a marriage certificate.
7. Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result issued at most 120 hours before arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.


1. Flights from Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe are suspended.
2. Passengers must complete a "Traveler Entry" form at most 72 hours before departure. The form must be presented at check-in and upon arrival. The form can be obtained at https://register.health.gov.tr
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.

3. Passengers arriving from Egypt or Iran must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

4. Passengers arriving from a country other than Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Brazil, India, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan South Africa, Sri Lanka or Zimbabwe must have:
  • have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival; or a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken at most 48 hours before arrival.

This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival;
  • passengers arriving from Hungary or Serbia with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued by Hungary or Serbia, and their accompanying minors younger than 18 years;
  • passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at most 6 months before arrival;
  • merchant seamen.

5. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Brazil, India, Namibia, Nepal, Mozambique, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka or Zimbabwe must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.

6. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Brazil, India, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka or Zimbabwe must have a confirmed hotel reservation before departure. They are subject to quarantine for 10 days, at their own expense, in a government designated hotel listed at www.shgm.gov.tr/tr/covid-19-tedbirler/6599-izolasyon-otelleri
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of Turkey;
  • passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

7. Passengers could be subject to self-isolation for up to 14 days.
  • This does not apply to passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

8. Diplomatic and official passports issued to nationals of North Macedonia (Rep.) which expired on 31 July 2020 or later are considered valid until 31 December 2021.
1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals and residents of United Arab Emirates;
  • domestic helpers who are traveling with the sponsor or with the first degree family members of the sponsor;
  • passengers with an entry permit issued by United Arab Emirates;
  • passengers traveling as tourists to Abu Dhabi (AUH), Dubai (DXB), Ras-al-Khaima (RKT) or Sharjah (SHJ) with a return/onward ticket;
  • passengers traveling to Abu Dhabi (AUH) with a pre-arranged visa issued by Abu Dhabi;
  • nationals and residents of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia;
  • nationals of Korea (Rep.) traveling under the Fast Track program and traveling to Dubai (DXB). They must have a pre-arranged visa or a pre-approval to enter;
  • nationals of Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China (People's Rep.), Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Fed., San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Isl., Spain, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Sweden, Switzerland, USA, Ukraine, Uruguay and Vatican City (Holy See), passengers with a British passport with nationality "British Citizen" and passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport, traveling to Abu Dhabi (AUH);
  • nationals of India with a visa issued by the USA or with a residence permit issued by USA, United Kingdom or an EU Member State traveling to Abu Dhabi (AUH);
  • passengers traveling to Abu Dhabi (AUH) with a resident visa;
  • passengers traveling to Abu Dhabi (AUH) with a tourist visa issued by Abu Dhabi;
  • passengers traveling to Abu Dhabi (AUH) and arriving from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Comoros, Croatia, Czechia, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR China), Hungary, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan or Ukraine with a pre-arranged visa issued by any emirate;
  • nationals of Indonesia traveling under the Safe Travel Corridor program. They must have an entry permit and a return ticket.

2. Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter and transit.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates;
  • passengers with a golden visa issued by United Arab Emirates.

3. Passengers arriving at Dubai (DXB):
  • are subject to medical screening, and
  • must download and register the COVID-19 DXB Smart App before departure or upon arrival.

4. Passengers traveling as tourists arriving at Dubai (DXB) or Sharjah (SHJ) must have health insurance.
5. Residents of United Arab Emirates with a residence visa returning to Dubai (DXB) or Al Maktoum (DWC) and arriving from Bangladesh, Congo (Dem. Rep.), India, Liberia, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa or Sri Lanka must have a GDRFA approval obtained before departure at https://smart.gdrfad.gov.ae/Smart_OTCServicesPortal/ReturnPermitService.aspx
6. Passengers entering United Arab Emirates arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Viet Nam, Zambia or Zimbabwe must have:
  • a printed negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure of the last direct flight to United Arab Emirates; and
  • a printed negative COVID-19 rapid PCR test (rapid RT-PCR is required for passengers arriving from Bangladesh) taken at most 6 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The rapid PCR test must be taken at the first departure airport.
  • The test result must be in Arabic or English and be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country. The test result must also have a QR code.
  • This whole item does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.
  • Passengers entering Dubai (DXB) or Al Maktoum (DWC).
  • The rapid PCR test requirement does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates and their first degree family members;
  • passengers with a diplomatic or an official passport traveling on duty;
  • passengers with a golden visa or a silver visa issued by United Arab Emirates.

7. Passengers transiting through United Arab Emirates from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Viet Nam, Zambia or Zimbabwe must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to United Arab Emirates. The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country. The test result must also have a QR code.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.
  • passengers transiting through Dubai (DXB), Al Maktoum (DWC) or Abu Dhabi (AUH).

8. Passengers entering Dubai (DXB) or Al Maktoum (DWC) from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, Ethiopia, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan or Zimbabwe must have:
  • a printed negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure of the last direct flight to United Arab Emirates; and
  • a printed negative COVID-19 rapid PCR test taken at most 6 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The rapid PCR test must be taken at the first departure airport.
    The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country. The test result must also have a QR code.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates and their parents, spouses, children and siblings;
  • domestic workers who are traveling with the sponsor or with the first degree family members of the sponsor;
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.

9. Passengers transiting through Dubai (DXB) or Al Maktoum (DWC) from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, Ethiopia, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan or Zimbabwe must have a printed negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to United Arab Emirates. The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country. The test result must also have a QR code.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates and their parents, spouses, children and siblings;
  • domestic workers who are traveling with the sponsor or with the first degree family members of the sponsor;
  • passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, Ethiopia, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan or Zimbabwe;
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.

9. Passengers entering Dubai (DXB) or Al Maktoum (DWC) must have a printed negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country. The test result must have a QR code for passengers arriving from Egypt, Lebanon, Nigeria, Uganda, Viet Nam or Zambia.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates and their parents, spouses, children and siblings;
  • domestic workers who are traveling with the sponsor or with the first degree family members of the sponsor;
  • passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Congo (Dem. Rep.), India, Indonesia, Liberia, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Viet Nam or Zambia;
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.
  • passengers arriving from France, Germany, Spain or Switzerland with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V. The certificate must be issued in France, Germany, Spain, Switzerland or United Arab Emirates.

10. Passengers entering Ras Al Khaimah (RKT) must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to United Arab Emirates. The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates;
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.
  • passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Viet Nam, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

11. Passengers entering Sharjah (SHJ) must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure of the last direct flight to United Arab Emirates. The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates;
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.
  • passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Viet Nam, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

12. Passengers entering Abu Dhabi (AUH) must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory listed on https://screening.purehealth.ae or a laboratory accredited by the departure country.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.
  • passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Liberia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Viet Nam, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

13. Passengers transiting Abu Dhabi (AUH) must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in Arabic or English and must be issued by an approved laboratory accredited by the departure country. Passengers arriving from Egypt, Ethiopia, Lebanon or Sudan, must have a QR code in the test result.
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers with disabilities.
  • passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Congo (Dem. Rep.), India, Liberia, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Viet Nam or Zambia.

14. Passengers entering Dubai (DXB) or Al Maktoum (DWC) from Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cambodia, Chile, Cote d'Ivoire, Czechia, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Romania, Russian Fed., Rwanda, Senegal, Slovakia, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam, Zambia or Zimbabwe are subject to a COVID-19 RT-PCR test upon arrival.
15. Nationals of United Arab Emirates entering Dubai (DXB) or Al Maktoum (DWC) are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.
16. Passengers entering Abu Dhabi (AUH), Al Maktoum (DWC), Dubai (DXB), or Sharjah (SHJ) could be subject to a Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test and quarantine.
17. Passengers could be subject to quarantine.
  • This does not apply to passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V.

18. Visa on arrival facilities at Abu Dhabi (AUH) restarted.
19. Expired residence permits issued by the United Arab Emirates that have been extended until December 2020 are accepted for entry. Passengers must present proof of the extended validity.
20. Nationals of Korea (Rep.) traveling under the Fast Track program must have an 'Isolation Exemption Certificate'.
21. Passengers are not allowed to transit through Abu Dhabi (AUH) for more than 24 hours. Passengers must have a confirmed airside hotel booking if their transit time exceeds 12 hours.
22. Nationals of Nigeria must have a return ticket, and a hotel booking or proof of accommodation address for the period of intended stay.
- This does not apply to passengers with a resident visa.
23. Passengers arriving at Sharjah (SHJ) must download the ALHOSN App.
24. Airline crew without a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test result of a test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point are subject to quarantine until their next flight.
25. Passengers entering Abu Dhabi (AUH) must register before departure on https://smartservices.ica.gov.ae/echannels/web/client/guest/index.html#/registerArrivals . This will generate a QR code which must be presented before departure and upon arrival.
  • This does not apply to:
  • nationals of United Arab Emirates.
  • passengers entering Abu Dhabi for the World Policy Conference.
  • Effective 27 September 2021, passengers entering Abu Dhabi for the World Policy Conference

26. Residents of United Arab Emirates entering Abu Dhabi (AUH) must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before departure. They must update the certificate on https://smartservices.ica.gov.ae
  • This does not apply to passengers younger than 16 years.

27. to DXB/DWC
All UAE residents, GCC citizens, and visitors traveling to Dubai will need to do a pre-travel (before departure) PCR test, irrespective of the country they are coming from.
All Negative COVID19 Certificates must be printed in English or Arabic languages only (No Handwritten Reports). PCR test validity for all other destinations that are not mentioned in the below lists is no more than 72 hours before departure of flight inbound to DXB/DWC. Children under 12 and passengers with moderate to severe disabilities are exempt from PCR.
28. UAE Nationals from all countries arriving to DXB/DWC
All UAE Nationals Are Not required to conduct PCR test before arriving at DXB/DWC, PCR Test on arrival only.
An exemption is also extended to the below categories of passengers from the requirement of mandatory PCR test or GDRFA pre-approval prior traveling to Dubai, from all destinations.
  • The inbound passengers escorting a 1st degree UAE nationals’ relative.
  • Domestic workers escorting a UAE national sponsor during travel.
  • Given that they are traveling on the same flight with the relative or sponsor.

29. If travelling from one of the countries mentioned below all arriving passengers require a negative PCR test validity no more than 72 hours before departure of flight inbound to DXB/DWC, and a second PCR test will also be conducted upon arrival in Dubai: (List updated)
Middle East & Africa: Angola, Iran, Morocco, Sudan, Djibouti, Iraq, Rwanda, Syria, Egypt, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Tanzania, Eritrea, Jordan, Somalia, Tunisia, Ghana, Kenya, Somaliland, Zimbabwe, Guinea, Lebanon, South Sudan.
Europe: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Georgia, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine.
Asia: Azerbaijan, Cambodia, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Philippine, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Turkey.
South America: Argentina, Brazil, Chile.
30. Holders of type of visa and/or entry permission granted by the appropriate authority in the United Arab Emirates (i.e. employment visa, short stay/long stay visa, visit visa, residence visa newly issued…etc.,) are permitted to travel to Dubai, from the countries listed below.
The above-mentioned Countries are:
Bangladesh, Congo, India, Liberia, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia, (Indonesia 72 hour PCR)
-Afghanistan (no approval is required from the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) OR from the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA)
-Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (no approval is required from the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) OR from the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA)
Present the approval granted by the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) Communicated through a QR code, based on the registration of arriving passenger(s) (Register Arrivals) through website: https://smartservices.ica.gov.ae
GDRFA approval for the holders of visa issued from Dubai, remains as a prerequisite to enter the emirate of Dubai https://smart.gdrfad.gov.ae/Smart_OTCServicesPortal/ReturnPermitService.aspx
Airlines shall ensure that the passenger(s) comply with the following:
A. Hold QR code approval granted by the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship approval (ICA) OR an approval granted by GDRFA to enter the United Arab Emirates (UAE); For the holders of residence visa only
Note: with the exception of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia & Afghanistan as noted above in para 4
B. Present a VALID Negative Covid-19 Test certificate that is issued within the valid time frame, namely, (48) hours from the time of collecting the sample and from and approved health service, which use QR code System; and
Note: with the exception of The Republic of Indonesia which only requires 72 hours PCR
C. Present a Rapid PCR test report that should be based on molecular diagnostic testing intended for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid for SARS-COV-2 viral RNA; conducted at the departure airport prior to six (6) hours of departure, provided with QR code system
Note: with the exception of The Republic of Indonesia
D. a second PCR test will also be conducted upon arrival in Dubai: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, D.R. Congo, Ethiopia, Ethiopia, India, Liberia, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia.
Airlines who wish to operate to Dubai from points in the restricted countries listed above, shall submit their request for review and approval to Dubai
Civil Aviation Authority via email: air.transport@dcaa.gov.ae (48 hours) prior their operation, provided with the following:
A. Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) of the airline for the intended operation.
B. Full description of the machine to be used for Rapid PCR test report, that should be based on molecular diagnostic testing intended for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid for SARS-COV-2 viral RNA; conducted at the departure airport prior to six (6) hours of departure.
*NOTE: DCAA approval granted earlier to airlines to operate from point(s) in the above listed countries, will remain valid.
31. Transit passengers
All transiting passengers excluding the below listed are not required to present a COVID 19 PCR test certificate unless it is mandated by their final destination.
Transiting from restricted countries: Bangladesh, Congo, India, Liberia, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia, Ethiopia.
All passengers who are traveling from the above listed countries and transiting through UAE, shall ensure that the following preventive measures are compiled by them:
a) Obtain necessary entry permission/approval from Country of the final destination;
b) Hold a VALID Negative Covid-19 Test certificate that is issued within the valid time frame, namely, (72) hours from the time of collecting the sample. Issued from approved health service, which use QR code System;
c) The airlines shall ensure and/or verify the authenticity of the above requirement(s) prior to the passenger(s) boarding the aircraft and shall not accept any passenger(s) who does not fulfil the aforesaid condition(s) and/or requirements;
If the airline carries any passenger(s) who fails to meet the aforesaid requirements, the airline will be held responsible to return such passenger to the point of embarkation and also any other matters that may arise therefrom.
Departing from DXB to all countries
All passengers are required to follow final destination requirements.
1. Passengers who in the past 10 days have been in Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe, are not allowed to enter.
  • Nigeria is now considered a red country. This becomes effective on Mon 6th Dec 0400 GMT.
  • This does not apply to:
  • British nationals and residents of the United Kingdom;
  • nationals of Ireland (Rep.);
  • passengers who only transited through Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe.

2. Passengers who in the past 10 days have been in Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe, must have a reservation for a government approved quarantine facility for 10 days, including 2 COVID-19 tests, more details can be found at https://quarantinehotelbookings.ctmportal.co.uk/
3. Effective 7 December 2021, 4:00 GMT, passengers entering or transiting through the United Kingdom must have a negative COVID-19 antigen, NAAT, PCR, LAMP or LFD test, taken at most 2 days before departure from the first embarkation point.
This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 12 years;
  • passengers arriving from Ethiopia, Falkland Isl. (Malvinas), Ireland (Rep.) or St. Helena.

4. Until 7 December 2021, at 4:00 GMT, passengers entering or transiting through the United Kingdom must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 3 days before departure of the last direct flight to the United Kingdom. Tests accepted are: antigen, LAMP, nucleic acid and PCR tests. The test result must be in English, French or Spanish, more details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/yeypzpy8
This does not apply to:
  • passengers younger than 18 years;
  • passengers arriving from Ireland (Rep.);
  • merchant seamen;
  • military personnel with an exemption letter from the Ministry of Defense;
  • passengers who in the past 10 days have not been in Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia or Zimbabwe, and have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival, with AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinovac or Sinopharm. A combination of vaccines is accepted.
  • The vaccination certificate must be issued in Albania, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Canada, Cayman Isl., Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Costa Rica, Djibouti, Dominica, Egypt, Eswatini, Falkland Isl., Georgia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong (SAR China), India, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nigeria, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Pakistan, Palestinian Territory, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St. Helena, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turks and Caicos Isl., Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, USA, Vatican City (Holy See), Virgin Isl. (British), Viet Nam or an EEA Member State;
    1. All passengers will require a pre departure test (PDT) prior to leaving to UK.
    2. This could include tests such as: A nucleic acid test, including a PCR test a LAMP test an antigen test, such as an LFD (lateral flow device) test.
    3. The test should be within 2 days prior to departure.
    4. All guests arriving into UK must have a PCR test done within two days of arrival.
    5. Most of this info should be incorporated into the PLF or should be verified manually.
    6. The above becomes effective from Tue 7th Dec 0400 GMT.
  • More exemptions can be found at https://tinyurl.com/yytxv2cp

5. A "Public Health Passenger Locator Form" completed at https://www.gov.uk/provide-journey-contact-details-before-travel-uk ir required for:
6. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 test on day 2 and day 8 after arrival at their own expense. They must have a payment confirmation obtained at: https://quarantinehotelbookings.ctmportal.co.uk/ or https://www.gov.uk/guidance/providers-of-day-2-and-day-8-coronavirus-testing-for-international-arrivals
7. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 10 days. Details can be found for:
  • England at: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/booking-and-staying-in-a-quarantine-hotel-when-you-arrive-in-england
  • Scotland at: https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-public-health-checks-at-borders/pages/self-isolation/
  • Wales at: https://gov.wales/how-self-isolate-when-you-travel-wales-coronavirus-covid-19 ;
  • Northern Ireland at: https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/coronavirus-covid-19-international-travel-advice
  • This does not apply to:
  • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued in Albania, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Canada, Cayman Isl., Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Costa Rica, Djibouti, Dominica, Egypt, Eswatini, Falkland Isl., Georgia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong (SAR China), India, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nigeria, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Pakistan, Palestinian Territory, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St. Helena, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turks and Caicos Isl., Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, USA, Vatican City (Holy See), Virgin Isl. (British), Viet Nam or an EEA Member State showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (Covishield), AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinovac or Sinopharm at least 14 days before arrival. A combination of vaccines is accepted.

8. Flights from Argentina, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Cuba, Dominican Rep., Ethiopia, Georgia, Indonesia, Mexico, Montenegro, South Africa, Thailand and Tunisia are suspended.
  • This does not apply to flights arriving at the South Arrival and Immigration Hall of Birmingham (BHX) or the Terminal 4 of Heathrow (LHR).

9. There are no transit facilities at Manchester (MAN). Passengers must comply with all entry regulations for United Kingdom.
10. Airline crew not fully vaccinated could be subject to self-isolation, details can be found at https://tinyurl.com/2p8frt9w
11. Passengers with an Overseas Domestic Worker visa issued by the UK must be accompanied by the sponsor or one of the first degree family members of the sponsor.
12. Until 28 November 2021 at 4 GMT, suspension of flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe to England.
13. Until 28 November 2021 at 4 GMT, passengers arriving from, or who in the past 10 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe, are not allowed entry into England.
  • This does not apply to:
  • British nationals and residents of the United Kingdom;
  • nationals and residents of Ireland (Rep.);
  • passengers who only transited through Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe.

14. Until 28 November 2021 at 4 GMT, British nationals and residents of the United Kingdom, arriving in England from, or who in the past 10 days have been in, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe, are subject to home quarantine for 10 days.
15. Until 28 November 2021 at 4 GMT, nationals of Ireland (Rep.), and residents of Ireland (Rep.), arriving in England from, or who in the past 10 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe, are subject to home quarantine for 10 days.
16. Effective 28 November 2021 at 4 GMT, British nationals and residents of the United Kingdom, arriving in England from, or who in the past 10 days have been in, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe, must have a reservation for a government-approved hotel quarantine facility for 10 days.
18. Effective 28 November 2021 at 4 GMT, nationals of Ireland (Rep.), and residents of Ireland (Rep.), arriving in England from, or who in the past 10 days have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe, must have a reservation for a government-approved hotel quarantine facility for 10 days
Effective 22nd November following applies:
1. UK will accept Sinovac, Sinopharm Beijing and Covaxin vaccinations as fully vaccinated into the UK.
-This will only apply to under 18 travellers only.
2. Expansion of fully-vaccinated eligibility to forgo self-isolation and day 8 testing
From 04:00 GMT Monday 22 November 2021, the following additional countries will be added to the list of countries and territories with approved COVID-19 proof of vaccination for travel to the UK: Belarus, Bolivia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Laos, Libya, Malawi, Mozambique, Senegal, Samoa, Vanuatu, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Passengers who have been fully-vaccinated in Colombia can also be accepted, if they have not been in Colombia or any other red list countries in the previous 10 days.
This is in addition to the existing arrangements for people vaccinated under the UK vaccination programme, the USA and EU (EU Member States, Andorra, Iceland, Lichtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and Vatican City State), Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahrain, Canada, Dominica, Israel and Jerusalem, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and the UAE.
Any other country not listed above needs to be in 10 days’ self-isolation, day 2 and day 8 PCR tests as a requirement.
3. World Health Organization’s Emergency Use Listing (WHO EUL)
From 04:00 GMT Monday 22 November, COVID-19 vaccines on the WHO EUL will be recognised and will be treated as fully vaccinated at the border.
This means that Sinovac, Sinopharm Beijing and Covaxin [or: Covilo / BBIBP-CorV, CoronaVac and Covaxin] will be added to the list of approved vaccines for inbound travel. Care should be taken regarding Sinopharm that only Sinopharm Beijing is currently accepted.
4.Under 18s requirements
As previously advised, from 04:00 GMT Monday 22 November, all under-18s coming to England from non-red list countries will be treated as fully vaccinated at the border and will be exempt from self-isolation requirements on arrival, day 8 testing and pre-departure testing.
5.EU DCC
From 04:00 GMT Monday 22 November 2021, certificates of the following third countries with EU Digital COVID Certificate (EUDCC) equivalency will be accepted as proof of being fully vaccinated. Note that some of these are already treated as such:
Existing = Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and Vatican City
New additions = Albania, Armenia, Faroe Islands, Israel, Morocco, North Macedonia, Panama, Turkey and Ukraine
This means that EUDCC equivalent certificates from these countries and territories should be accepted, even if they do not meet the vaccine certificate minimum dataset advised on.GOV.UK.
6.US residency requirement and certification
From 04:00 GMT 22 November 2021 three forms of US state-issued vaccine certification will be accepted as proof eligibility; this is in addition to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) card. These are:
California Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record
New York State Excelsior Pass Plus
Washington State WA Verify
All passengers who have been fully vaccinated in the US will no longer be required to provide proof that they are ordinarily resident in the US to qualify under the fully vaccinated policy.
-It is intended that the most recent vaccination will be displayed first in the App and that the Booster will show on the Certificate as 3 of 3. The original full dose showing of 2 of 2 for two dose vaccines or 1 of 1 in the case of Moderna single dose vaccinations will remain as is, meaning those without the booster would still be treated as fully vaccinated where meeting the local requirement.

Evidence of Certification
Passengers must be able to prove that they have been fully vaccinated (plus 14 days) with a document (digital or paper-based) issued by public health body from an approved country or territory that includes, as a minimum:
  • Forename and Surname(s)
  • Date of Birth - outlined in a standalone section or within reference number (YYMMDD)
  • Vaccine Brand and Manufacturer
  • Date of Vaccination for every Dose
  • Country of Vaccination and/or Certificate Issuer

Please note that the NHS COVID Pass, the EU DCC and the CDC card continue to remain valid methods of certification.
The rules for international travel to England Oman is considered as a ‘vaccinated’ country.
A. Rules for Vaccinated Passenger:
Passenger must have been fully vaccinated for at least 14 days and must be vaccinated as per below
  • under an approved vaccination program in the UK, Europe, US or UK vaccine programme overseas
  • with a full course of the Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna or Janssen vaccines from a relevant public health body in Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Dominica, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea or Taiwan – mixing between two-dose vaccines (Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna) in this list is also recognized
  • under a formally approved COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial in the US, Canada and Australia and have a proof of participation (digital or paper-based) from a public health body

Passengers must ensure the following prior to commencement of travel
  • book and pay for a day 2 COVID-19 test – to be taken after arrival in England
  • complete your passenger locator form – any time in the 48 hours before you arrive in England
  • take a COVID-19 test on or before day 2 after you arrive in England

Passengers who are falling under the above criteria are exempted from
  • taking a pre-departure COVDI-19 test
  • taking a day 8 COVID-19 test
  • quarantine at home or in the place you are staying for 10 days after you arrive in England

Passenger must be able to prove that you have been fully vaccinated (plus 14 days) with a document (digital or paper-based) from a national or state-level public health body that includes, as a minimum:
  • forename and surname(s)
  • date of birth
  • vaccine brand and manufacturer
  • date of vaccination for every dose
  • country or territory of vaccination and/or certificate issuer

If the document from a public health body does not include all of these, then they must follow the non-vaccinated rules. If not, passenger may be denied boarding. If you are fully vaccinated in the US, will also need to prove that you are a resident of the US.
If you are fully vaccinated, but do not qualify under these fully vaccinated rules, you must follow the non-vaccinated rules.
B. Rules for non-vaccinated passenger (Currently Oman falls under this category)
The following categories falls under non- Vaccinated rules
  • Passenger who do not qualify under the fully vaccinated rules as per section A mentioned above
  • Passengers who are partially vaccinated
  • Passengers who are not vaccinated

Passengers must ensure the following prior to commencement of travel
  • take a pre-departure COVID-19 test – to be taken in the 3 days(72 hours) before you travel to England
  • book and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 tests – to be taken after arrival in England
  • complete your passenger locator form – any time in the 48 hours before you arrive in England

After arriving in England passenger must:
  • quarantine at home or in the place you are staying for 10 days
  • take a COVID-19 test on or before day 2 and on or after day 8

Passenger may be able to end quarantine early if you pay for a private COVID-19 test through the Test to Release scheme.
C. Passenger Travelling from red countries
Passenger must follow these rules if they are:
  • fully vaccinated
  • partially vaccinated
  • not vaccinated

  • If passenger have been in a country or territory on the red list in the last 10 days, will only be allowed to enter the UK if they are a British or Irish national or you have residence rights in the UK. Before travel to England, passenger must:
    • take a pre-departure COVID-19 test – to be taken in the 3 days before you travel to England
    • book a quarantine hotel package, including 2 COVID-19 tests
    • complete your passenger locator form – any time in the 48 hours before you arrive in England
      After arrival in England, you must quarantine in a managed hotel, including 2 COVID-19 tests.

    More information on Red, Amber and Green list of country can be found at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/red-amber-and-green-list-rules-for-entering-england#new-rules
    Effective 4th Oct 2021 United Kingdom will replace red, amber and green country status with red and open countries.
    The red countries can be found at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/red-list-of-countries-and-territories
    All other countries are categorized as ‘open’ countries.




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