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Total doses
People fully
% Fully
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Passengers must complete a Covid-19 Screening Registration prior to travelling if travelling to emirates other than Abu Dhabi or Dubai
Not required
Required unless arriving at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH)
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR



COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. If you are not fully vaccinated, you must take a PCR test 48 hours before your flight to Abu Dhabi, and it’s optional for you to take a PCR test when you arrive at the airport. You may not be permitted to enter public places in Abu Dhabi if you are not fully vaccinated. Further information is available on the Etihad Airlines website.


COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. Residents, tourists and visitors travelling from or through the UK and arriving in Dubai and Abu Dhabi must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test which was taken no more than 72 hours before departure and present the certificate at check in. Travellers arriving in Abu Dhabi will also be required to undertake a COVID-19 PCR test on arrival. Travellers arriving in Dubai may be required to undertake a further COVID-19 PCR test on arrival and will have to isolate pending the result of the COVID-19 PCR test. In all circumstances, the test must be a COVID-19 PCR swab test.