Covid Entry Check: Saudi Arabia Travel Restrictions

This Saudi Arabia dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 14 Days
Last reviewed on 9 Feb 2021, 04:57AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
2,312
-13.57% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
2,546
0.59% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Technical stops, humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights with prior approval. Travellers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival, and a health disclaimer form must be completed and presented upon arrival. Travellers are subjected to quarantine.

Saudi Arabia specified that domestic workers of nationals of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar can enter

Effective 3 February 2021 at 19:00 GMT, passengers who have transited through or have been in Argentina, Brazil, Egypt, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Pakistan, Portugal, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates or United Kingdom in the past 14 days will not be allowed to enter.

What to expect in Saudi Arabia?

📝 Before your trip

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane.
You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 3 days of your arrival.

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival there are no Covid specific requirements such as testing. For more information: https://www.saudiarabiavisa.com/travel-restrictions/

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 14days; Quarantine served at a home or at a dedicated facility (cost borne to traveller) (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information: https://www.visitsaudi.com/en/covid-19-information-page

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
The route is closed for travellers from Argentina, Brazil, Egypt, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Pakistan, Portugal, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, USA, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Bahrain
Travellers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 48 hours before arrival, and a health disclaimer form must be completed and presented upon arrival. Travellers are subjected to quarantine. They must have not been in Argentina, Brazil or India in the past 14 days
Kuwait
Travellers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 48 hours before arrival, and a health disclaimer form must be completed and presented upon arrival. Travellers are subjected to quarantine. They must have not been in Argentina, Brazil or India in the past 14 days
Oman
Travellers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 48 hours before arrival, and a health disclaimer form must be completed and presented upon arrival. Travellers are subjected to quarantine. They must have not been in Argentina, Brazil or India in the past 14 days
United Arab Emirates [TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED]