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Travelban, new rules and unexpected flying restrictions:

Latest country restrictions:

Total doses
given
15.3M
People fully
vaccinated
6.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
14.67%
Airline Updates:
Air Algérie issues RFP for 15 narrow-, wide-body jets.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 0 countries
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT
Total doses
given
57M
People fully
vaccinated
22.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
74.33%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersVisasYou should be able to get a visa on arrival if you can prove your vaccination status.People who have completed COVID-19 vaccination at least 14 days prior to entry to Nepal can get visas on arrival (you should bring proof of vaccination). Non-vaccinated people can also obtain visas on arrival, but – if unvaccinated, and aged over five years old – must be able to show a negative PCR test completed no more than 72 hours before the flight of first departure. Requirements are updated by Nepal’s Department of Immigration, sometimes at short notice.Overstaying your visa in Nepal is...
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Masks
Mask is required in some regions
COVID-19 test
Negative Covid-19 test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 1 country
Permission
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
1.1M
People fully
vaccinated
872.7K
% Fully
vaccinated
38.25%
Full Restrictions:
If you’re transiting through South AfricaAll visitors to Lesotho must travel through or transit via South Africa. See our South Africa travel advice page for further information.Check your passport and travel documents before you travelPassport validityYour passport should be valid for a minimum period of 90 days from the date of exit from Lesotho. You must have at least 2 blank pages in your passport when you present it at immigration to enter or leave Lesotho.VisasBritish nationals can obtain entry visas on arrival. Overstaying without proper authority is a serious matter. You may be held in detention.Yellow fever certificate requirementsCheck...
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 11 countries
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
18.3M
People fully
vaccinated
8.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.09%
Crossing Rules:
 Form requirementsUnvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 3 years and older travelling to or departing Cote d'Ivoire must complete an Air Travel Declaration (Déclaration de Déplacement Par Voie Aérienne) preferably 2 days prior to departure. Passengers must make an online payment, and they must hold a printed copy of the declaration form and of the payment receipt. Vaccinated passengers: Form is not required for passengers who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.Test requirementsUnvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 12 years and older are required to hold a negative PCR test result tested within 72 hours prior to departure.Vaccinated passengers: Test is not required for passengers who hold proof that...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor and public transport
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
An Air Travel Declaration must be completed from prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 0 countries
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
253.3K
People fully
vaccinated
212.3K
% Fully
vaccinated
19.20%
Crossing Rules:
Test requirementsUnvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 12 years and older must hold a negative RT-PCR test result obtained 3 days prior to travel. Vaccinated passengers: The requirement to hold a test result does not apply to passengers who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Quarantine and testing on arrival Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 12 years and older will be subject to a PCR test on arrival at their own expense.Vaccinated passengers: This does not apply to passengers who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.Other exempt passengers: Passengers who hold a negative RT-PCR test result obtained 3 days prior to travel.Vaccine on departureNationals and...
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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
Not required, may be required if a positive test result is received
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 1 country
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
36.1M
People fully
vaccinated
12M
% Fully
vaccinated
68.32%
Full Restrictions:
All travellersIt is no longer necessary to provide proof of vaccination, recovery or a negative test or complete an entry form to enter the Netherlands.UK nationals do not need a visa to enter the Netherlands. At passport control, UK nationals should use the ‘ALL PASSPORTS’ lane, irrespective of their residence status.If you are travelling via France or Belgium, check FCDO Travel Advice for those countries, as testing requirements and validity may differ. The Dutch border police carry out random checks at the land borders to check compliance with entry requirements.If you’re fully vaccinatedEntry requirements for the Netherlands are the same for all travellers, regardless of...
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 30 countries
Permission
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
11.8M
People fully
vaccinated
4.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
80.55%
Full Restrictions:
COVID-19 entry restrictionsNew Zealand’s borders have fully re-opened.New Zealand borders are fully open to all travellers as of 31 July 2022.From 1 April 2022 travellers arriving into New Zealand by air must complete the Traveller Declaration and be issued a New Zealand Traveller Pass before travelling to New Zealand.Start your declaration as soon as you can, to ensure you have time to complete it before you travel.Travellers will need to provide:Passport detailsFlight informationTravel history for 14 days prior to arriving in New ZealandContact details in New ZealandEmergency contact details.You need to show your Traveller Pass when you check-in at the...
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Masks
Mask is required on all public transport
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Quarantine may be required if passengers test positive on arrival
Passenger Locator Form
New Zealand Traveller Declaration completed prior to travel required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 1 country
Permission
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
472.4M
People fully
vaccinated
172.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
80.35%
Crossing Rules:
Vaccination requirementsPassengers aged 12 years and older must hold printed or digital proof that they are vaccinated against Covid-19 with a vaccine approved by the  Brazilian Health Agency (ANVISA) or by the World Health Organization (WHO) or by the authorities of the country where the passengers were vaccinated, at least 14 days prior to departure, the certificate must be presented prior to boarding and upon arrival. Proof of vaccination must include the passenger's name, number of doses received, the date when they were received, a QR code, and it must be issued in English, Portuguese, or Spanish.This does not apply to the...
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 72 hours or a negative antigenic test result issued within 24 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
A Traveller's Health Declaration must be completed prior to travel
Vaccination
Required
Visa
Visa not required for 0 countries
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR / LFT
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): No Entry
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): No Entry
Total doses
given
3.4B
People fully
vaccinated
1.3B
% Fully
vaccinated
89.11%
Crossing Rules:
Mask requirementsAll passengers must wear a mask in the airport and during their flight to China.Entry restrictions Passengers travelling from Belgium, Ethiopia, India, Italy, Philippines, Russia, Ukraine, or United Kingdom are not permitted to enter China. This also includes passengers holding a valid visa or residence permit issued by China. This does not apply to the following passengers: Nationals of China; Passengers holding a diplomatic, service, courtesy, or C visa; Visa issued after 3rd November 2020 by a Chinese embassy or consulate for passengers travelling from India, Italy, Russia, or United Kingdom; Visa issued after 5th November 2020 by a Chinese embassy...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
PCR or nucleic acid test is required
Quarantine
7 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 2 countries
Permission
Passengers must register online to obtain a ‘green health code’ or QR code and complete a Health Declaration Form prior to arrival
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
72.1M
People fully
vaccinated
27.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.93%
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...
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Masks
Mask is required on all flights and public transport.
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 0 countries
Permission
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
11M
People fully
vaccinated
4.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
81.25%
Quarantine:
For healthcare workers; identified as a household close contact; repeating antigen testing is required; unless recovered from COVID-19 in previous 3 months. For all other close contacts; no test is required if not symptomatic. Only tests for HCWs.
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 31 countries
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
4.5M
People fully
vaccinated
2.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.08%
Quarantine:
National level: all regions with confirmed cases. Introduction of quarantine restrictions for hospitals; including a ban on visits; closure of child and women prophylactic consultations; planned surgical interventions and any visits to the patients. 14 days quarantine is introduced in the hospitals; where confirmed cases of COVID -19 are admitted and isolated; including a ban on admission and discharge of patients in the corresponding departments and strengthening disinfection of spaces. The measures for ensuring prevention and control of infections and prevention of nosocomial infections have to be enhanced. Hospital directors to prepare an immediate plan for action if they have...
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 30 countries
Permission
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
1.8M
People fully
vaccinated
645.6K
% Fully
vaccinated
72.05%
Public Place:
30/12/2021: Visits are not allowed to nursing homes and other closed care facilities hosting the elderly and vulnerable groups; 31/01/2022: Visits in nursing homes and other closed care facilities are allowed to people with vaccination/recovery certificate and a 24-hour negative rapid antigen test. Residents are not allowed to leave the facilities; 03/02/2022: Employees in nursing homes other closed care facilities hosting the elderly and vulnerable groups must demonstrate a 24-hour negative PCR/rapid antigen test or demonstrate vaccination/recovery certificate and a 72-hour negative PCR/rapid antigen test; 21/02/2022: Visits are allowed to persons who have a negative rapid test antigen detection by...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 30 countries
Permission
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
25.1M
People fully
vaccinated
8.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
86.67%
Quarantine:
Patients with COVID-19 and those infected with SARS-CoV-2 are placed in isolation for 14 days; in a healthcare establishment; at home or; if this is not possible; in another place defined by the competent authorities. Health authorities report to the security forces and services of the place of residence on the implementation of the mandatory confinement measures; 06/01/2022: Isolation is 7 days. Persons with a booster dose are exempt from isolation; 30/01/2022: citizens who are subject to mandatory isolation will be able; exceptionally; to travel exclusively for the purpose of exercising their right to vote in the election of the...
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 30 countries
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
7.1M
People fully
vaccinated
2.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
50.73%
Quarantine:
All persons who have come into close contact with a person who later became a positive person shall be quarantined at home or in a quarantine accommodation during a period of 2 days; 18/01/2022: You cannot end quarantine earlier than 10 days after testing or earlier than 10 days after the first symptoms appear. If you have been contacted by a positive person; and you have been in close contact with them: 1. stay in isolation 2. contact your GP; who may refer you for a check-up and get a sick note 3. in case of signs of the disease;...
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Visa
Visa not required for 30 countries
Permission
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): ISO