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Asia travel restrictions:

Total doses
given
168.9M
People fully
vaccinated
73.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
63.81%
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All travellersThe Philippines’ Government Resolution 2 explains the detailed entry rules in response to COVID-19 for people travelling to the Philippines.You may be asked to take part in screening checks when arriving into the Philippines. This is to assist the Philippines Government in the detection of monkeypox. Suspected cases may then referred for hospitalisation and testing.If you’re fully vaccinatedIf you are fully vaccinated, you can enter the Philippines provided you:have acceptable proof of vaccination;have valid tickets for your return journey to the port of origin or next port of destination not later than thirty (30) days from the date of your arrival...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
64.5M
People fully
vaccinated
27.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
50.84%
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All travellersCOVID-19 rules and requirements can change at short notice. Confirmation should be sought from the relevant Myanmar Embassy or Consulate well in advance of your departure.On arrival in Myanmar, foreign travellers are expected to present printed copies of:proof of full vaccination with a vaccine recognised by the Ministry of Health (list below) at least 14 days before arrival in the country OR the negative result of a PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before arrivalCOVID-19 medical insurance from Myanma Insurance.You will also need to complete a health declaration form. This will be provided to you by either...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR / RAT
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / RAT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): RAT / PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
63.9M
People fully
vaccinated
20.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
86.06%
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All travellersOn 12 September 2022, Taiwan reinstated visa-exempt entry for British passport holders. British visitors are permitted to spend up to 90 days in Taiwan under this scheme for tourism, international exchanges and business purposes.If you are unsure whether you are permitted to enter Taiwan, or have further questions about the resumption of the visa-exempt entry scheme, you should contact your local Taipei representative office or embassy before you attempt to travel. Entry procedures are being regularly reviewed so may change at short notice.Passengers entering Taiwan under the visa-exempt entry scheme will be required to undergo the self-screening on arrival...
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Total doses
given
18.3M
People fully
vaccinated
6.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
65.17%
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All travellersYou don’t need a visa to enter Israel as a tourist. On entry, visitors are granted permission to stay for a period of up to 3 months.No proof of vaccination is required to enter Israel.All travellers must have a health insurance policy with coverage for the treatment of COVID-19. The insurance policy is mandatory to enter Israel.You are required to fill out an entry statement form within 48 hours before your flight to Israel.From 20 May 2022 you do not need to present a negative result on a COVID test before boarding a flight or cruise to Israel or...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
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Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
3.4B
People fully
vaccinated
1.3B
% Fully
vaccinated
89.27%
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All travellersBritish nationals need a visa to enter mainland China, including Hainan Island, but not Hong Kong or Macao. Separate Travel Advice for Hong Kong can be found here.Eligibility for visas for travel to China remains restricted. At present, visas are issued for:applicants who have obtained an “Invitation Letter” or “Verification Confirmation of Invitation” issued by a provincial foreign affairs office or department of commerce (M or F visa)applicants who have obtained a “Notification Letter of Foreigners Work Permit” (Z visa)applicants intending to visit a family member with a Z, M, or F visaapplicants intending to visit a family member...
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Total doses
given
154.7M
People fully
vaccinated
58.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
66.07%
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All travellersYou will need a visa to enter Iran as a visitor.You should make your visa application well in advance of your date of travel. The application process for an Iranian visa can be long and unpredictable. The Iranian Embassy has told the FCDO that to get a visa you must either apply as part of an organised tour, or have a sponsor in Iran. Check with the Iranian embassy for more information and advice.Check the expiry date of your visa before travelling. If you overstay your visa, you may have to remain in Iran until the situation is resolved. Some British...
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Total doses
given
444.5M
People fully
vaccinated
174.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
63.20%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersYou must be fully vaccinated and in possession of proof of vaccine status to enter Indonesia unless you are in one of the following categories:Travellers below 18 years of age on international flights, if they are travelling with their vaccinated parents.Foreign nationals who cannot be vaccinated due to their medical condition. They must produce a certificate from a medical professional to confirm this.Diplomatic/Service Visa holder for the purposes of a Ministerial/Official visitActive flight or ship crewWith effect from 7 March 2022, British Citizens who are entering Indonesia for the following purposes can apply for a visa on arrival at...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
350.8M
People fully
vaccinated
103M
% Fully
vaccinated
83.10%
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  Transit restrictionsPassengers are permitted to transit through Japan to the Philippines if they meet all of the following conditions: They will transit on the same day; They are arriving and departing from the same airport;  They will not leave the transit area of the airport; They are not departing with low cost carriers such as Cebu Air (5J). Passengers are permitted to depart with Philippine Airlines (PR), Japan Airlines (JL) or All Nippon Airways (NH).Passengers are not permitted to transit for longer than one calendar day through Japan.Vaccination requirementsVaccination is not required for travel but if you are fully vaccinated...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR
Total doses
given
2.2B
People fully
vaccinated
1B
% Fully
vaccinated
67.09%
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All travellersAll travellers must comply with all instructions and screening requirements at the airport. Please co-operate with the authorities if asked to do so.Travellers are no longer required to have proof of vaccination or, if unvaccinated, a negative PCR test. If found symptomatic for COVID-19 during travel or on arrival, you will need to follow the instructions of the health authorities, which may include testing or isolation at a designated medical facility. More information and detailed guidance is available on the website of Ministry of Health and Ministry of Civil AviationResidents of IndiaSpecial permits may be needed to cross land...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
11.1M
People fully
vaccinated
5.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
69.36%
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All travellersThe government of the Lao PDR announced the reopening of all international borders on 9 May 2022.Visa on arrival and e-Visa are available from the above date.Fully vaccinated individuals do not require pre-departure or on arrival tests.Unvaccinated individuals will be required to take an ATK test a maximum of 48 hours before departure.There is no requirement to quarantine.Visitors contracting or arriving with COVID-19 will be responsible for all treatment costs.All visa processes will return to pre-pandemic regulations, tourists visas will again only be extended twice in country. Visa on arrival is not available at all land borders, please confirm...
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Total doses
given
72.3M
People fully
vaccinated
27.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.11%
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All travellersFurther information on entry requirements for Malaysia is available from the Malaysian authorities. As of 1 August 2022 all entry requirements related to COVID-19 travel to Malaysia have now been removed, regardless of vaccination status.If you are fully vaccinatedEntry requirements for Malaysia are the same for all travellers, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status. See ‘All Travellers’Proof of vaccination statusYou do not need to provide proof of your vaccination status for entry to Malaysia.If you are not fully vaccinatedEntry requirements for Malaysia are the same for all travellers, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status.If you are transiting through MalaysiaYou can transit...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
2.2B
People fully
vaccinated
1B
% Fully
vaccinated
67.09%
Crossing Rules:
Please note that requirements regarding testing on arrival, quarantine and forms may vary on state level. For more information, please see belowEntry restrictionsVisa is not required for passengers holding a "Certificate of Registration - Overseas Citizen of India" or "Persons of Indian Origin Card" issued by India, provided they are one of the following:Minors born to Indian nationals abroad,Passengers travelling for family emergencies, such as death in the family,Spouses of Indian nationals, provided holding permanent residence in India; orUniversity students whose parents are Indian nationals living in India. Passengers holding a "Certificate of Registration - Overseas Citizen of India" or...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
-
People fully
vaccinated
-
% Fully
vaccinated
-
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Form requirementsPassengers are advised to complete the TalofaPass registration prior to arrival. Passengers who do not complete the online registration must complete a paper form on arrival.
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Total doses
given
24.9M
People fully
vaccinated
9.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
103.72%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersCOVID-19 entry requirements may change at short notice, and all travellers to the UAE are strongly encouraged to check the specifics before departure with their airline before they travel. Further details are available on British Airways, Emirates and Etihad websites. Further information is also available on the IATA Travel Centre website.All passengers travelling to the UAE are no longer required to present a COVID‑19 vaccination certificate or perform PCR tests.Passengers travelling from or through the UAE are only required to comply with the transit requirements and travel requirements of their final destination and will only need to have proof...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR
Total doses
given
7.6M
People fully
vaccinated
2.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
105.72%
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All travellersThe requirements for entering Qatar can be found on the Ministry of Public Health website, along with full details of Qatar’s travel and return policy.There are different entry requirements if you plan to enter during the World Cup from 1 November to 23 December. You will need to hold a Hayya Card to enter Qatar, even if you are not intending to attend a World Cup match. Without a Hayya Card you will be denied entry to Qatar.You will be able to use your Hayya Card for multiple entries to Qatar during this period and once entered, you will...
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Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / RAT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None