COVID-19
TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS DATABASE
Travel restrictions of Korea (Rep.)
Last updates at 22.09.2020 18:56
  • Entry restrictions
    Short-term visas (type C-1 and C-3) issued on or before 5 April are invalidated.

  • Entry restrictions for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Philippines
    Passengers who have been in Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan or Philippines in the past 14 days must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 48 hours before departure. The certificate must be in English or Korean.

  • Entry restrictions for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Uzbekistan
    Passengers who have been in Uzbekistan in the past 14 days must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 48 hours before departure. The test must have been taken in Swiss Lab or Korea No 1 Laboratory. The certificate must be in English or Korean.

  • Some airports are closed or restrictions for operations of airports has been imposed
    Flights must arrive at Incheon International Airport (ICN) between 5:00 and 20:00.

  • Forced isolation
    Passengers are subject to quarantine for 14 days and to a PCR test for Coronavirus (COVID-19) within 3 days after arrival.
    - This does not apply to passengers with an Isolation Exemption Certificate issued by a Korean Embassy or Consulate before departure. They must be tested on Coronavirus (COVID-19) upon arrival and stay at designated quarantine facilities for 1 or 2 days until a negative test result is obtained.



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