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Asia travel restrictions:

Total doses
given
291.1M
People fully
vaccinated
120.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
71.27%
Airline Updates:
US-Bangla to resume flights on Dhaka-Bangkok route from 01SEP22.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
A completed Health Declaration Form within 72 hours prior to departure required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
2.2M
People fully
vaccinated
1M
% Fully
vaccinated
35.32%
Crossing Rules:
 
More information
Masks
Required in certain indoor areas
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
67M
People fully
vaccinated
27.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
51.20%
Full Restrictions:
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.InsuranceAll visitors to Myanmar need to purchase COVID-19 medical insurance from Myanma Insurance. This is required regardless of any other insurance cover you may have.Diplomats, UN officials and their family members do not need to purchase Myanma Insurance and can instead show proof of health insurance from their countries of origin.Testing on arrivalYou will be expected to take a COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Diagnostic Test at the airport, regardless of your vaccination status. You should...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 48 hours prior to arrival required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Required
Insurance
Not required
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
291.1M
People fully
vaccinated
120.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
71.27%
Airline Updates:
New Biman Bangladesh chief vows to make airline profitable, targets $1bn turnover.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
A completed Health Declaration Form within 72 hours prior to departure required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
141.3M
People fully
vaccinated
53.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.38%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersFrom 1 July, you are no longer required to apply for permission to enter Thailand.You still need to show proof of either a vaccine certificate or negative COVID-19 test results.Vaccine certificate or pro-ATK/RT-PCR results (within 72 hours) will be checked by airline staff at check-in and once again when you arrive in Thailand.USD 10,000 insurance requirements for COVID-19 treatment will no longer be mandatory, but is highly recommended.If you’re fully vaccinatedYou must show proof of your vaccination status.Proof of vaccination statusAll persons aged 18 or over must have a vaccination certificate.Thailand will accept UK COVID-19 vaccination records and UK...
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Masks
Passengers are advised to wear a face mask
COVID-19 test
A negative RT-PCR or professional ATK Covid-19 test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must download the ThailandPlus contact tracing mobile app prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / RAT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
7.1M
People fully
vaccinated
2.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
46.04%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersMost international scheduled commercial flights to and from Turkmenistan have been suspended.At present, entry to Turkmenistan is prohibited except for Turkmen nationals, accredited diplomats and their families, permanently registered foreigners and some employees of international companies and organisations.You will need a visa and letter of invitation (LOI) to enter or travel through Turkmensitan as a visitor.You should consult the Turkmen Embassy in London well in advance of your intended travel date. All visa applications made at Turkmen Embassies in the UK and overseas are referred to Ashgabat for a decision. This can take 20 days or more. There is...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test obtained within 48 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
21 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Passenger's Health and Locator Status Form required
Vaccination
Required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passenger's Health and Locator Status Form required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
291.1M
People fully
vaccinated
120.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
71.27%
Airline Updates:
Biman Bangladesh starts web check-in for international flights.
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
A completed Health Declaration Form within 72 hours prior to departure required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
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
10.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
54.89%
Crossing Rules:
More information
Masks
Mask is required in certain public indoor areas
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
71.9M
People fully
vaccinated
27.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.82%
Full Restrictions:
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. However, you may still be requested to download the MySejahtera app but are no longer required to fill in the travel pass to verify your vaccine 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...
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
4.4M
People fully
vaccinated
1.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
8.98%
Airline Updates:
EU lifts sanctions on Syria's Cham Wings but no Third Country Operation (TCO).
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 96 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
18.2M
People fully
vaccinated
6.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
87.11%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersAlthough Hong Kong is now part of the People’s Republic of China, it remains a Special Administrative Region with its own immigration controls. You can visit Hong Kong for up to 6 months without a visa. However during the COVID-19 pandemic, different entry requirements are being applied in Hong Kong. For up-to-date advice on entry requirements and restrictions, please visit the Hong Kong SAR government’s website.Vaccinated Hong Kong residents who have visited the UK within the past 14 days are permitted to enter Hong Kong. From 1 May, this will be expanded to include vaccinated non-Hong Kong residents.You should...
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Masks
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
Quarantine
14 nights required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Passengers must complete a Health and Quarantine Information Declaration prior to boarding
Vaccination
Required for non-resident passengers
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
304M
People fully
vaccinated
102.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
82.30%
Crossing Rules:
Entry restrictions Passengers who have been issued a visa for Japan from 2nd December 2021 must re-apply. All visas issued before this date have been suspended.This does not apply to the following passengers:Passengers with a re-entry permit;Passengers who are the spouse or child of a Japanese national;Passengers who are the spouse or child of a permanent resident; orDiplomats.Passengers are not permitted to enter Japan if they have a Chinese passport issued in Hubei or Zhejiang province, or if they have visited any of the following countries and regions in the past 14 days: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Central...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
A printed negative test tested within 72 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must download to their phone a Location information-confirming app, video call app and Covid-19 Contact-Confirming Application
Health form
Passengers must complete an online questionnaire and present the generated QR code on arrival
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
May be required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR
Total doses
given
141.3M
People fully
vaccinated
53.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.38%
Airline Updates:
Rise in Thai air routes to Cambodia fuels travel hopes.
More information
Masks
Passengers are advised to wear a face mask
COVID-19 test
A negative RT-PCR or professional ATK Covid-19 test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must download the ThailandPlus contact tracing mobile app prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / RAT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
9.8M
People fully
vaccinated
8.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
20.63%
Airline Updates:
Ariana Afghan Airlines [non-UNDSS whitelisted] tenders for six B737-800s.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival is required
Quarantine
14 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
60M
People fully
vaccinated
20M
% Fully
vaccinated
83.67%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersTravel ban on foreign nationalsTaiwan has in place a temporary ban on foreign nationals entering Taiwan. However there are certain exceptions, as follows.The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has announced that, from 13 April 2022, foreign relatives of Taiwan citizens and foreign residents in Taiwan, with the exception of migrant workers, are now able to apply for a special entry permit to enter Taiwan. Applicants will be required to complete an online visa application form and to submit the required documentation to the Bureau of Consular Affairs (BOCA) for consideration.In addition, exceptions apply for the following groups: ARC/APRC/Gold Card...
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Masks
Mask is required in public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test with the specimen collection taken within 2 calendar days prior to departure is required for non-nationals (ARC holders and transit passengers are also exempt)
Quarantine
3 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
A ‘Quarantine System for Entry’ form must be completed within 48 hours prior to travel
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):