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Latest country restrictions:

Total doses
given
19M
People fully
vaccinated
7.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.78%
Quarantine:
Quarantine requirement at government designated site or self-isolation. All people entering Iraq are subject to a mandatory 14-day quarantine and may be asked to provide proof of a hotel booking for quarantine purposes. Travellers arriving to the Iraqi Kurdistan Region (IKR) must sign a pledge of accepting quarantine measures. A violation can lead to a fine of up to one million Iraqi dinars (approx 850 USD).
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Masks
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
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
19M
People fully
vaccinated
7.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.78%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. WFP staff arriving in country are required to bring a medical certificate to prove they are clear of COVID-19 and should self-isolate for two weeks. Passengers on arrival must produce a negative COVID-19 test report obtained 72 hours prior to their flight. Otherwise, the traveller will be tested for COVID-19 at their own cost on arrival and will have to wait in isolation for 48 hours. If found positive, they will be transferred to a COVID-19 clinic. For the Iraqi Kurdistan Region (IKR), any traveller arriving through the air and land border...
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Masks
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
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
7.3M
People fully
vaccinated
2.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
102.35%
Latest News:
Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Qatar: From 1 August 2020, British nationals currently outside of Qatar and holding a Qatar residence permit are allowed to enter the country, subject to receiving prior approval. From 29 November 2020, any resident leaving Qatar will automatically receive their Exceptional Entry Permit, and there will no longer be a need to apply through the Qatar Portal website. This permit will be available to print from the Ministry of Interior website once the resident’s departure has been registered. Please ensure you have a printed copy with you when you travel. For residents returning to...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must download the 'Ehteraz' tracking app onto their phone prior to arrival
Health form
Passengers may be required to hold proof of hotel quarantine accommodation
Vaccination
Passengers must hold an original Covid-19 vaccination certificate, exemptions apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passengers may need to obtain authorization to travel issued by local government
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): LFT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT / ISO
Total doses
given
7.3M
People fully
vaccinated
2.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
102.35%
Quarantine:
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...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must download the 'Ehteraz' tracking app onto their phone prior to arrival
Health form
Passengers may be required to hold proof of hotel quarantine accommodation
Vaccination
Passengers must hold an original Covid-19 vaccination certificate, exemptions apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passengers may need to obtain authorization to travel issued by local government
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): LFT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT / ISO
Total doses
given
7.3M
People fully
vaccinated
2.8M
% Fully
vaccinated
102.35%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification not required / not known From 25 April 2021, all residents returning to Qatar will need to provide a negative PCR test certificate, recognised by the Health Department in the departing country. This test having been taken no more than 72 hours before arrival into Qatar.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must download the 'Ehteraz' tracking app onto their phone prior to arrival
Health form
Passengers may be required to hold proof of hotel quarantine accommodation
Vaccination
Passengers must hold an original Covid-19 vaccination certificate, exemptions apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passengers may need to obtain authorization to travel issued by local government
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): LFT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT / ISO
Total doses
given
172.2M
People fully
vaccinated
75.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
51.90%
Latest News:
Latest News: Russia will increase regular flights to, from South Korea (KBS WR, 17.05.2021). Authorities will resume regular flights to several countries from 25 May (Reuters, 14.05.2021). International Restrictions: *Entry to Russia: On 18 March 2020 the Russian government introduced restrictions on entry into the whole country for almost all foreign citizens. On 30 March 2020, temporary restrictions on entry and exit via Russia’s land borders were enforced. The duration of these remains unspecified. Certain groups may be exempt from these restrictions, including people who are resident in Russia, those whose close family members are Russian citizens, members of...
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Masks
Masks are required in some regions and areas of the country
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 2 days prior to arrival 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
172.2M
People fully
vaccinated
75.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
51.90%
Quarantine:
Self-isolation at own accommodation- subject to PCR. On 24 December 2020 the Russian authorities adopted a 14 day quarantine period for any travellers arriving from the UK. You will be required to self-isolate if you develop any symptoms of COVID-19 and/or if you test positive for COVID-19. You will be required to self-isolate until you have recovered and tested negative for COVID-19 on a PCR test.
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Masks
Masks are required in some regions and areas of the country
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 2 days prior to arrival 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
172.2M
People fully
vaccinated
75.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
51.90%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. The Russian government requires all arriving passengers to obtain and present a negative COVID-19 test certificate dated less than 72 hours before travel. Airlines may require you to show this on check-in and some airlines require the certificate to be no more than 72 hours before arrival in your destination (please check with your airline).
More information
Masks
Masks are required in some regions and areas of the country
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 2 days prior to arrival 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
503K
People fully
vaccinated
198.9K
% Fully
vaccinated
90.92%
Latest News:
Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Samoa: Samoa’s international borders are currently closed under an ongoing State of Emergency, unless approved by the Samoan government due to exceptional circumstances, e.g. repatriation. In these exceptional circumstances, travellers including crew are now required to be fully vaccinated before entry into Samoa with any vaccine pre-qualified by WHO. For further details please see https://www.health.gov.ws/ All international cruise ships and yachts will not be granted entry into Samoa. Internal Restrictions: *Travel in Samoa: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March 2020. Public transport, including bus and ferry services, have now resumed...
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Masks
Mask is required during the flight, upon arrival and during quarantine
COVID-19 test
Negative NAAT test (RT-PCR, NEAR, TMA, LAMP or SDA) obtained within 48 hours prior to departure or a negative Rapid Antigen Test obtained within 24 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Up to 10 days on arrival required
Passenger Locator Form
Samoa Travel Tracer App required
Health form
A completed Health Declaration Form on flight required
Vaccination
Proof of Covid-19 vaccination required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): RAT / PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): No Entry
Test on arrival (vaccinated): RAT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): No Entry
Total doses
given
503K
People fully
vaccinated
198.9K
% Fully
vaccinated
90.92%
Quarantine:
Quarantine requirement at government designated site. All passengers who have complied with these requirements should expect quarantine for a period determined by the Ministry of Health depending on vaccine type, and country of origin.
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Masks
Mask is required during the flight, upon arrival and during quarantine
COVID-19 test
Negative NAAT test (RT-PCR, NEAR, TMA, LAMP or SDA) obtained within 48 hours prior to departure or a negative Rapid Antigen Test obtained within 24 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Up to 10 days on arrival required
Passenger Locator Form
Samoa Travel Tracer App required
Health form
A completed Health Declaration Form on flight required
Vaccination
Proof of Covid-19 vaccination required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): RAT / PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): No Entry
Test on arrival (vaccinated): RAT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): No Entry
Total doses
given
503K
People fully
vaccinated
198.9K
% Fully
vaccinated
90.92%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. A Negative rtPCR COVID test is still required to be taken within 72 hours of departure from originating airport. The lab result must be presented in hard copy on arrival into Samoa. For further details please see https://www.health.gov.ws/
More information
Masks
Mask is required during the flight, upon arrival and during quarantine
COVID-19 test
Negative NAAT test (RT-PCR, NEAR, TMA, LAMP or SDA) obtained within 48 hours prior to departure or a negative Rapid Antigen Test obtained within 24 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Up to 10 days on arrival required
Passenger Locator Form
Samoa Travel Tracer App required
Health form
A completed Health Declaration Form on flight required
Vaccination
Proof of Covid-19 vaccination required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): RAT / PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): No Entry
Test on arrival (vaccinated): RAT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): No Entry
Total doses
given
223.6K
People fully
vaccinated
100.6K
% Fully
vaccinated
45.10%
Latest News:
Latest News: International Restrictions: Entry rules in response to coronavirus. *Entry to São Tomé and Principe: There are currently no restrictions on UK nationals entering São Tomé and Principe, provided you comply with the entry requirements outlined below. *Testing prior to arrival: All air passengers arriving in São Tomé and Principe are required to have proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken in the 72 hours prior to their arrival. Internal Restrictions: *Travel in São Tomé and Príncipe: The government of São Tomé and Príncipe has declared a “State of Calamity”. This continues to impose a number...
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative antigen test obtained within 48 hours prior to departure 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
223.6K
People fully
vaccinated
100.6K
% Fully
vaccinated
45.10%
Quarantine:
Unclear if there are any qurantine requirements or self-isolation at home.
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative antigen test obtained within 48 hours prior to departure 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
223.6K
People fully
vaccinated
100.6K
% Fully
vaccinated
45.10%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. ll air passengers arriving in São Tomé and Principe are required to have proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken in the 72 hours prior to their arrival.
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative antigen test obtained within 48 hours prior to departure 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
31.6M
People fully
vaccinated
14.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
43.95%
Latest News:
Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Mozambique: Entry to Mozambique is allowed to all travellers with a valid tourist or residency visa. The issuing of border visas for tourism purposes has now resumed. *Testing on arrival: Testing for COVID-19 may be required on arrival in Mozambique, at your expense. *Quarantine requirements: Travellers presenting a negative COVID-19 PCR test are exempt from the quarantine regime. The test must have been issued in the departure country, within 72 hours prior to the time of arrival. Children under 11 years old are exempt from the requirement to present a COVID-19 PCR test....
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor and outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 72 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days may be 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): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None