Quarantine requirement at government designated site. Fully vaccinated visitors travelling from countries subject to ‘COVID-19 Red Health Measures’ must take a pre-departure PCR test within 48 hours of their flight departure time, with a negative result. You will be required to undergo a 1 day hotel quarantine (including unvaccinated children aged 12 or under), where a rapid antigen test will be conducted on day 1. All hotel quarantine packages need to be booked through the Discover Qatar website Unvaccinated residents returning from countries not subject to ‘COVID-19 Red Health Measures’ are not required to take a pre-departure PCR test. On arrival they will then need to undergo a period of 5 days home quarantine and a PCR test within 24 hours of arriving into Qatar.
Quarantine requirement at government designated site. From 25 April 2021, all residents returning to Qatar will be exempt from quarantine provided they have completed a vaccination course as recognised by MoPH Qatar (namely Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, AstraZeneca or Johnson & Johnson), their last vaccination dose having been administered 14 days prior to entry to Qatar and are able to provide a negative PCR test certificate recognised by the Health Department in the departing country.
For residents returning to Qatar after 29 November 2020, the quarantine period will be for 7 days. For those returning from a country not included on the Qatar Ministry of Public Health’s ‘Green List’, a mandatory 7 day hotel quarantine will apply.
From 22 December 2020, all residents arriving on flights originating in the UK will be required to stay at a designated hotel for their quarantine period. These must be booked through the Discover Qatar website.