Travel restrictions of Korea (Rep.) Last updates at 08.01.2021 19:38
- Entry restrictions
Passengers must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in English, Korean or accompanied by a certified English or Korean translation. The name in the certificate must match the name on the passport.
- This does not apply to passengers who are 5 years or younger.
Short-term visas (type C-1 and C-3) issued on or before 5 April are invalidated.
Passengers with an E-9 visa issued by Korea (Rep.) must present a completed 'Confirmation of Self-quarantine' form upon arrival. The form can be obtained at the local EPS center.
- 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.