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Update on Travel to Pakistan

Date : 12-10-2020

 

 

Travelers entering Pakistan

The WHO has declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Currently, the Government is making all-out efforts to deal with a rapidly evolving situation which is a challenge, not only for Pakistan but the whole world – and ensuring that we take proactive, comprehensive and coordinated steps to bring back our nationals who wish to return to Pakistan.

 

For International Travelers, please view the detailed travel guidelines by clicking here.  The complete SOPs for travelling to Pakistan can be found on the page here.

 

Travelers entering Pakistan must:

Mandatory COVID-19 RT-PCR required prior to travel

Starting 5th October 2020, all International Travelers to Pakistan will require a mandatory negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test that has to be taken within 96 hours of the travel date.  The following countries are exempted from mandatory COVID-19 testing:

S#

Name

 

S#

Name

1

Australia

 

20

Malaysia

2

Belarus

 

21

Myanmar

3

Bulgaria

 

22

New Zealand

4

Canada

 

23

Norway

5

China

 

24

Poland

6

Cuba

 

25

Rwanda

7

El Salvador

 

26

S. Korea

8

Estonia

 

27

Saudi Arabia

9

Fiji

 

28

Senegal

10

Finland

 

29

Serbia

11

Germany

 

30

Singapore

12

Greece

 

31

Slovakia

13

Italy

 

32

Sri Lanka

14

Japan

 

33

Sweden

15

Kazakhstan

 

34

Thailand

16

Kenya

 

35

Togo

17

Latvia

 

36

Turkey

18

Lithuania

 

37

Uganda

19

Malawi

 

38

Uruguay

 

This list will be updated on a fortnightly basis by Ministry National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination based on disease burden of COVID-19. This list will be next reviewed on 8th October.

 

 

Updated List 9th October effective form 19th October 

S#

Name

 

S#

Name

1

Australia

 

16

Nigeria

2

China

 

17

Norway

3

Cuba

 

18

Rwanda

4

El Salvador

 

19

S. Korea

5

Finland

 

20

Saudi Arabia

6

Germany

 

21

Senegal

7

Ghana

 

22

Serbia

8

Greece

 

23

Singapore

9

Japan

 

24

Sri Lanka

10

Kazakhstan

 

25

Thailand

11

Kenya

 

26

Togo

12

Latvia

 

27

Turkey

13

Malawi

 

28

Uruguay

14

Malaysia

 

29

Zambia

15

New Zealand

 

30

Zimbabwe

 

Following passengers shall be exempted from both RT-PCR testing and PASS TRACK app uploading requirement, however, they shall submit complete Health Declaration Form at the airport of arrival in Pakistan:

1.  Passengers less than 12 Years

2. Disabled passengers.

3. High level ineternational delegations

 

 

For more details, updates on Travel to Pakistan and Corona information, kindly visit : covid.gov.pk

 

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