En De
Total doses
given
39.7M
People fully
vaccinated
14.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
66.86%
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test certificate tested within 72 hours prior to departure or a negative Rapid Antigen test certificate obtained within 48 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR

Flight Restriction:

Flight restrictions
14.12.2021

Published on 14.12.2021

1. Passengers 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 English. - This

does not apply to: - passengers younger than 12 years; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure and a COVID-19 vaccination

certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a printed negative

COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

2. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon 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 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure; and -

a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a

printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

3. Until 31 December 2021, passengers must complete a "Health Declaration" form online at https://airport.lk/health_declaration/index or upon arrival. Effective 1 January 2022,

passengers must complete a "Health Declaration" form online at https://airport.lk/health_declaration/index

4. Passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure traveling as tourists can obtain an Electronic

Travel Authorization (ETA) on arrival.

5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 7 days. Details can be found at https://www.epid.gov.lk/web/ - This does not apply to: - passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination

certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before

departure; and - a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They

must also have a printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be

in English.

6. Airline crew of a foreign airline 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 English.

7. Airline crew could be subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.

8. Airline crew staying overnight must stay at a designated hotel. - This does not apply to airline crew with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully

vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

Flight restrictions
13.12.2021

Published on 13.12.2021

1. Passengers 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 English. - This

does not apply to: - passengers younger than 12 years; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure and a COVID-19 vaccination

certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a printed negative

COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

2. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon 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 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure; and -

a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a

printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

3. Passengers must complete a "Health Declaration" form at https://airport.lk/health_declaration/index before arrival.

4. Passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure traveling as tourists can obtain an Electronic

Travel Authorization (ETA) on arrival.

5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 7 days. Details can be found at https://www.epid.gov.lk/web/ - This does not apply to: - passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination

certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before

departure; and - a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They

must also have a printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be

in English.

6. Airline crew of a foreign airline 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 English.

7. Airline crew could be subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.

8. Airline crew staying overnight must stay at a designated hotel. - This does not apply to airline crew with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully

vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

Flight restrictions
10.12.2021

Published on 10.12.2021

1. Passengers 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 English. - This

does not apply to: - passengers younger than 2 years; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure; and - a COVID-19

vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a printed

negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

2. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon 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 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure; and -

a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a

printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

3. Passengers must complete a "Health Declaration" form at https://airport.lk/health_declaration/index before arrival.

4. Passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure traveling as tourists can obtain an Electronic

Travel Authorization (ETA) on arrival.

5. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 7 days. Details can be found at https://www.epid.gov.lk/web/ - This does not apply to: - passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination

certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before

departure; and - a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They

must also have a printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be

in English.

6. Airline crew of a foreign airline 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 English.

7. Airline crew could be subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.

8. Airline crew staying overnight must stay at a designated hotel. - This does not apply to airline crew with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully

vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

Flight restrictions
01.12.2021

Published on 01.12.2021

1. 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.

2. Passengers 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 English. - This

does not apply to: - passengers younger than 2 years; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure; and - a COVID-19

vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a printed

negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

3. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon 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 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before departure; and -

a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They must also have a

printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be in English.

4. Passengers must complete a "Health Declaration" form at https://airport.lk/health_declaration/index before arrival.

5. Passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure traveling as tourists can obtain an Electronic

Travel Authorization (ETA) on arrival.

6. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 7 days. Details can be found at https://www.epid.gov.lk/web/ - This does not apply to: - passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination

certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure; - passengers with a positive COVID-19 antigen or PCR test taken at most 3 months before

departure; and - a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they received a vaccine dose at least 14 days after the positive test and at least 14 days before departure. They

must also have a printed negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. Test results and vaccination certificates must be

in English.

7. Airline crew of a foreign airline 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 English.

8. Airline crew could be subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.

9. Airline crew staying overnight must stay at a designated hotel. - This does not apply to airline crew with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully

vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.

27.11.2020

published 27.11.2020 Entry restrictions Visas and ETAs issued by Sri Lanka have been invalidated. --- Passengers must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in English. All international flights are suspended Flights to Sri Lanka are suspended until 31 December 2020. - This does not apply to humanitarian and repatriation flights.