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Asia-Pacific: COVID travel restrictions

Asia & Pacific Region COVID-19 Flight Restrictions


Australia

March 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, with business exemption.
  • Types of flights allowed include: Tech Stops without leaving the aircraft only and Cargo flights
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-testing Required: Yes-proof of COVID-19 PCR test result taken 72 hours or less prior to scheduled departure.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon / After Arrival: Yes –on arrival advanced health checks at designated facilities. Also on 14th day of quarantine.
  • Health Forms Required for Crew /Passengers: Yes
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes-14 days mandatory for all international passengers in a designated facility. Travelers from New Zealand have no quarantine requirements.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Authorities have not yet implemented any rules to deal with travelers who have been vaccinated.
  • Useful Links:
    • https://travel-exemptions.homeaffairs.gov.au/tep
    • https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert/coronavirus-covid-19-restrictions

Bangladesh

March 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed include: Business, Tech Stops with CAA approval, Humanitarian, Repatriations and Cargo flights with PPR though the Ministry of Foreign Affairs via Diplomatic Channels
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes- flights are subject to prior approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Additionally, please note that any special flight would like to operate through a diplomatic channel (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) that can be well-taken care on the ground, as our CAA is not allowing any general category flight.
  • COVID-19 Pre-testing Required: Yes Negative certificate of PCR-COVID-19 within 72 hours prior to departure.
  • Assuming no symptoms and all pre-arrival testing requirements met is there further testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info (i.e. link or contact info)
  • Health Forms Required: Yes  If so, what forms
  • Assuming no symptoms, quarantine requirements, and all pre-arrival testing requirements have been met? Passengers who show signs of COVID-19 syndrome will be quarantined. If medical certificate cannot be provided to authority on arrival, passenger will be allowed entering the country are subject to 14-day institutional quarantine. Those holding medical certificate will be required to observe a 14-day home/self-quarantine.  Officials are mandating all arrivals from the UK to undergo a self-paid 7-day (as per 0001 Jan 25) institutional quarantine
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required (if so, what type and time frame)?: Exempt from COVID-19 testing and quarantine if they travel 14 days after taking the 2nd dose of Pfizer or AstraZeneca vaccine. While travelling, must have COVID-19 vaccine certificate and must undergo medical check up at VGHS.​
  • Useful Links:
    • https://www.form.gov.bn/ETPA/Pages/ETP-Registration-Form.aspx

Brunei

March 13, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. Passengers: Yes.
  • Types of flights allowed include:  Business, Tech Stop, Government, and Essential Traveler
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, Entry Travel Pass Application needs to apply before entering the country.
  • Pre-testing Required: Yes- A negative test must be valid 72 hours prior to the arrival into Brunei
  • Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes –COVID-19 test must be taken on arrival in Brunei after arrival and pre-payment for the test (B$350.00) must be paid before arrival into Brunei. Travelers can leave the isolation sites upon testing negative for COVID-19.
  • In Country COVID-19  PCR Test Available? Yes
  • Health Forms Required: Yes-Health Declaration Form and Self-Isolation Form
  • Health Insurance Proof Required: No
  • Quarantine Required: Yes, 14 day mandatory quarantine and only be released on day 15.
  • Quarantine Exemptions: No
  • Useful Links:
    • https://www.form.gov.bn/ETPA/Pages/ETP-Registration-Form.aspx

Cambodia

March 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers : Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Leisure, Tourism, Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Ferry, Business
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, short term travel visa and supporting documents showing essential travel reasons
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes
    • Proof of a Negative COVID test results within 72 hours of travel date.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info (i.e. link or contact info): awaiting information.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes
  • Health Insurance: coverage of at least USD50,000
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes
    • 14 days at government designat​ed facilities
    • Inbound foreign nationals must pay a USD 2,000 deposit to cover costs​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required (if so, what type and timeframe)?: No

China (Mainland)

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

General Restrictions for US Pax:

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, the PCR test and lgM Serum test.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, the PCR test will be required upon arrival in the terminal.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, http://health.customsapp.com/home/pages/index/index.html
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, 21 days quarantine in a government designated hotel.​
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required (if so, what type and timeframe)? ​No official word as yet
  • Country website resources:
    • http://en.nhc.gov.cn/

Fiji

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes-Under certain conditions. Special clearance from the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Health and Medical Services and Ministry of Civil Aviation.
  • Types of flights allowed: Humanitarian / Cargo Flights, Medical, Ferry, Mechanical diversions, Leisure \ Tourism if joining a yacht or vice versa, State flights and Tech Stop.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes-Proof of COVID-19 RT-PCR test (for a nasopharyngeal sample taken not more than 48 hours before departure from originating port) The test result must be in the form of the complete report from the laboratory that performed the test – on the laboratory letterhead.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival:  No- Undergo temperature and symptom check upon arrival at the airport. If symptoms are present a nasopharyngeal swab sample will be collected for a COVID-19 RT-PCR test at the cost of the agent.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required?: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: If so, provide testing provider info: Awaiting Information
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax?: Yes –Health Forms.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes- All arrivals are required to undergo 14-day quarantine and download the government’s careFiji contact tracing mobile application.
  • Arrivals from Australia and New Zealand must enter quarantine for 14 days at state facility (cannot quarantine at home).

French Polynesia

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. Passengers: No
  • Types of flights allowed: Restricted entry by approval only
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Negative COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure. If no proof of a completed COVID-19 test result taken 72 hours prior to departure, then an antigen test on the same day of travel will be allowed with a negative result.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival?: Each traveler (more than 11 yrs old) will be given a self-test kit on arrival to be used 04 days after the arrival in The Islands of Tahiti. If a passenger tests positive, they will have to report to a health center. All travelers must complete a COVID-19 test on day 12 of quarantine.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Passengers?: Yes online health form must be completed 3 days prior to departure.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required?: If allowed entry, strict 14 day quarantine would apply. Fees are XPF 6,000 (USD 60)/ day at government –designated facilities at the traveler’s expense and does not apply to travelers under 11 years old. Self quarantine must be requested 72 hours in advance of departure. All travelers must complete a COVID-19 test on day 12 of quarantine.

Guam

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Leisure / Tourism, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, negative PCR or Antigen test taken within 72 hours from departure or evidence of having recovered from COVID-19 within the previous 90 days.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Inbound passengers will quarantine at government facilities until receiving a COVID-19 test on the sixth day.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required?: No
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax?: Yes
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required?: Yes, 14 days. Travelers will be quarantined by the Government and receive a COVID-19 test on the sixth day.  If result is negative, traveler can complete remainder of quarantine period at home or 14 days at government facility, unless qualified for quarantine at an approved rental lodging or personal residence authorized by DPHSS. All arriving visitors, regardless of their country of origin, are required to quarantine.

Hong Kong

March 8, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

General Restrictions for US Pax:

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, PCR COVID-19 Test not older than 72 hours upon arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes Depends on where you are arriving from.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? Yes, PCR COVID-19 Test not older than 72 hours upon arrival.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax:Yes
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes 21 days
  • Useful links:
    • https://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/202008/07/P2020080700851.htm?fontSize=1
    • https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/high-risk-places.html
    • https://www.hkbac.com/common/pdf/ImportantNotice/health-declaration-question.pdf
    • https://www.cad.gov.hk/english/home.html

India

March 1, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes with the approval from Civil Air Office
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, negative RT-PCT test taken within 72 hours of arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival (if so, what time, type, age, etc.): No
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available: Universal can arrange at your hotel.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Pax and crew must have NOC (No Objection Certificate) issued by Indian Embassy and sent to Continuum before flight arrival. Please refer to the link for the application process: www.newdelhiairport.in
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: No

Indonesia

March 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, negative PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of departure time.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, PCR COVID-19 Test
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? Yes
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: Yes
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, E-HAC (Electronic Health Alert Card) https://inahac.kemkes.go.id/
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, 05 days quarantine is mandatory at hotel appointed by government.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required (if so, what type and timeframe)? Not at this time. Note, Pfizer and Sinovac vaccines are accepted. Crew and pax must still provide negative COVID-19 test. Only crew exempt from quarantine with negative PCR test

Japan

March 13, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, if approved
  • Types of flights allowed: Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Ferry, Diplomatic, and Business
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes, Invitation letter issued by Japan Embassy
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, a negative PCR COVID-19 Test result certificate with in 72 hours of arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After arrival: Yes, a PCR examination on arrival in Japan Awaiting information.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required?: No, required by Japan. Depends on next location
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Passengers?: Yes, Health form, proof of negative COVID-19 test result, a schedule of traveler visit is required for entry and invitation letter issued by Japanese Embassy. Additionally, all travelers will have to sign a contract stating that they will abide by the rules of quarantine.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required?: Yes, Self-quarantine for 14 days (excluding the day of entry) at a residence or hotel.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required?: No Vaccine Exemptions
  • Country website resources:
    • https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/seisakunitsuite/bunya/newpage_00032.html
    • https://www.mofa.go.jp/ca/cp/page22e_000925.html#ct02

Kazakhstan

March 8, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  •  Accessible to U.S. passengers: No, Foreign nationals not allowed.

Kyrgyzstan

March 10, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed include: Business, and Tech Stop
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing Required for Arrival (if so what type, age, etc.): Yes- Negative PCR COVID test is required for crew and passengers, valid 72 hours of arrival.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/ After Arrival (if so what time, type, age, ect.): Yes- All passengers will likely be subject to health screenings, including a temperature check.
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?  If so, provide testing provider info (i.E. link or contact info): Awaiting information.
  • Health Forms Required: No
  • Quarantine Required: No, only those that test positive will be placed in a government quarantine facility for up to 14 days.

Laos

March 8, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, with special permission from Min. of Foreign Affairs
  • Types of flights allowed: Tech Stop flight with PPR through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info (i.e. link or contact info): Awaiting information
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes, Health forms completed prior to arrival, Passenger Locator form completed prior to arrival, Visa (must obtain an authorization in writing from the Task Force Committee of Ministry of Foreign Affairs) prior to entry into the Lao PDR, a special invitation letter.
  • ​Health Insurance: Yes, is required to cover COVID-19 treatment and may be obtained from international and local providers.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, 14 day quarantine at residence or a designated facility according to risk assessment.​

Macau

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios,  contact Universal Trip Support.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No
  • Types of flights allowed include: Humanitarian, Cargo, Business, Tech Stops, Leisure
  • Health Forms Required: Yes, https://app.ssm.gov.mo/healthPHD/page/index.html
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Quarantine requirement will base on travel history and their nationality. Arrivals from international locations must quarantine for 21 days.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not at this time

Malaysia

March 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No

Maldives

March 4, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

General restrictions for U.S. pax:

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: All flights allowed
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes All other tourists and short-term visitors arriving in the country must present a negative RT-PCR COVID-19 test result upon arrival; the test must be no more than 96 hours before arrival. Quarantined individuals typically undergo COVID-19 tests on the fifth and tenth day.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, COVID-19 tests on the fifth and tenth day.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? Yes, Any person staying for over 48 hours in the Greater Male region requires a pre-departure COVID-19 test within 96 hours before leaving the Maldives.
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info:  Awaiting information
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: All entrants must register online via the Imuga portal within 24 hours before travel  to submit online health declaration and produce proof of negative RT-PCR test results for COVID-19 taken within 96 hours prior to departure,  https://imuga.immigration.gov.mv/
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: All international arrivals except tourists must undergo a 10-day home quarantine.  Tourists are exempt from quarantine.
  • Country website resources:
    • https://foreign.gov.mv/index.php/en/covid-19
    • https://imuga.immigration.gov.mv/
    • https://covid19.health.gov.mv/downloads 

Mongolia

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No

Myanmar

March 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, passengers need to apply via relevant embassy letter to Ministry of Foreign Affairs and have MOFA approval letter.
  • Types of flights allowed include:Business, Tech Stops, relief, cargo and medevac and special flights approved by DCA Myanmar.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required:Yes
  • Pre-testing Required:Yes, proof of negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours
  • Testing Upon/After Arrival*:Yes, after 7 days at government facility
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available? If so, provide testing provider info (i.e. link or contact info: National Health Laboratory Address: No.(35), Hmaw Kon Daik Street, Dagon Township, Yangon, Phone: +951-371957, Fax: +951371925, Email: [email protected]
  • Health Forms Required:Yes, Health Declaration Form
  • Health Insurance Required:No
  • Quarantine Required*: Yes, 7 days at government then another 7 days at residence
  • Useful Links: https://mohs.gov.mm/su/igsp4069I 

New Zealand

March 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes – only under certain conditions — if they hold New Zealand Citizenship, residence and immediate family of a citizen or resident or have government exemption.
  • Types of flights allowed include: Cargo flights/ Humanitarian flights, Ferry flight, Repatriation flights and Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing Required: Yes –negative COVID-19 test result within 72 hours of departure.
  • Assuming No symptoms COVID-19 Testing Upon / After Arrival: Yes-All travelers will undergo a COVID19 test within 24 hours of arrival.  Health screenings on arrival.
  • Heath / Entry Forms Required for Crew / Pax : Yes
  • Assuming no symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes- Quarantine is required for the length of stay up to 14 days.
  • Quarantine Exemptions: The quarantine measures are only granted through the government.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Vaccinated travelers must still get tested under the new regulation and provide a medical certificate if they test positive for COVID-19.​
  • Useful Links:
    • https://covid19.govt.nz/travel-and-the-border/travel-to-new-zealand/pre-departure-testing-for-arrivals-into-new-zealand/ 
    • https://www.millenniumhotels.com/en/auckland/m-social-auckland/

Pakistan

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: All Flights
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: negative PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes, take another test on arrival
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Health Declaration Form “Pass Track” to be submitted online 48 hours before arrival. Access this document through the Pakistan government COVID-19 portal.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required:  All incoming travelers must self-isolate for two weeks

Palau

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No

Papua New Guinea

March 11, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. Passengers: No, unless invited by the government.
  • Types of flights allowed: Tech stops with prior approval
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes, proof of negative PCR COVID-19 test result within seven days of travel.
  • Assuming no Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: No, however Health officials may require additional testing during quarantine period. Health screenings on arrival.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required: No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: Awaiting Information.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Passengers: Yes , e-Health Declaration Form completed on line 24 hours prior to boarding. All pax and crew must have a medical report stating have done 14 day quarantine and medical check for COVID-19 in their countries of origin. All travelers – including Papua New Guinea nationals and permanent residents – must obtain written approval from the National Pandemic Controller’s Office before entry.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes, 14 days in a designated hotel in Port Moresby.

Philippines

March 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Can US Pax operate: Only with valid and existing visas at the time of entry. No new entry visa application shall be accepted.
  • Types of flights allowed include: Tech Stops
  • Test or forms required for entry: Health form, Locator form, pre-booked accredited quarantine facility for 7 nights, and pre-booked COVID-19 testing provider.
  • Quarantine Details: For length of stay, up to 14 days.
  • Exemptions to Quarantine: Possible for diplomatic flights and approval from Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs.
  • Inclusion of the United States of America (US) among the countries subject to travel restrictions​
  • Country website resources:
    • http://www.covid19.gov.ph/

Singapore

March 15, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes, except with Singaporean Long Term Pass Holder (with valid approval letter)
  • Types of flights allowed include: Business, subject to approval from relevant government agencies.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: Yes
  • Pre-testing Required: Yes
  • Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes
  • In Country COVID -19 PCR Testing available?:Yes- . https://www.jaga-me.com/
  • Health Forms Required: Yes
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • Health Insurance Required: Yes as of 31 Jan
  • Quarantine Required: Yes
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Required: Not at this time​
  • Useful Links:
    • Health form link- https://eservices.ica.gov.sg/sgarrivalcard/
    • https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19
    • https://safetravel.ica.gov.sg/
    • https://token.gowhere.gov.sg/
    •  https://www.ica.gov.sg/covid-19.

South Korea

March 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: Yes
  • Types of flights allowed: Business, Leisure / Tourism, Tech Stops.
  • Pre-Approval for Entry Required: No
  • COVID-19 Pre-Testing for Arrival Required: Yes –Proof of negative result from a PCR COVID-19 test issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
  • Assuming No Symptoms, COVID-19 Testing Upon/After Arrival: Yes-PCR COVID-19 on arrival.
  • Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Required? No
  • In Country COVID-19 PCR Test available?: Yes local hospital and return result within 8 hours.
  • Health / Entry Forms Required for Crew/Pax: Yes- an agent will fill out all information except their mobile number and signature.
  • Health Insurance Required: No
  • Assuming No Symptoms, Quarantine Required: Yes –hotel or for long term residents at home for 14 days
  • Country website resources:
    • https://www.mohw.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

Sri Lanka

March 12, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. passengers: No

Taiwan

March 14, 2021

All data shown below is for U.S. passengers travelling from the U.S. (14-day clean travel history). For all other mission scenarios, contact Universal Trip Support. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest.

Travelers from variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who have visited a variant virus hotspot, including the UK, Brazil, and South Africa. Travelers from neighboring countries may also be restricted.

  • Accessible to U.S. Passengers: Yes, U.S. Passengers with Taiwan Residence Certificate are allowed entry.
  • Types of flights allowed include: Business, Tech Stops, Humanitarian, Ferry, (Tourism and Social visits not allowed.)
  • Pre-Approval For Entry Required: No
  • Pre-test Required: Yes- Yes-negative COVID-19 Test result within 3 working days of travel date
  • Testing Upon/ After Arrival: Yes-Health officials continue intensified screenings for arriving passengers. Authorities are using thermal scanners at points of entry to monitor inbound passengers and will conduct a swab test for passengers who display respiratory symptoms or fever
  • Health Forms Required: Yes  https://hdhq.mohw.gov.tw/Default1?openExternalBrowser=1​
  • Quarantine Required: Yes- Quarantine is required for length of stay, up to 14 days for US Crew and Pax. Shortened quarantine is not applicable to people from the U.S., regardless of intended duration of stay


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