Coronavirus Travel Guide for Japan Information about the status of Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel disruptions for Japan

Japan observes 16 national holidays throughout the year. On these days schools and public offices are closed, and many employers give workers the day off. June is the only month without a national holiday.

If you are planning meetings and trips, our site is useful to see when countries such as Japan are on holiday. In the current situation, it is also worth checking that you can travel to that country. We have therefore added the latest travel information about Japan to help you plan your trips better.

Coronavirus Guidance for: Japan

Coronavirus Notice Japanese citizens are asked to refrain from all nonessential overseas travel.

Further Official Information

Travel Guidance to: Japan

Coronavirus: Travel status Japan has banned the entry of foreign travellers from 100 countries and regions including China, South Korea, the United States, Russia and all of Europe since March, and suspended visas issued to people from the rest of the world.

By Country

As the world reacts to halt the Coronavirus pandemic, most countries have announced travel restrictions to their country.

Please note that travel to the Japan from the following places may be limited or unavailable:

   Afghanistan: Commercial airlines have currently suspended flights in / out of Afghanistan. The length of these suspensions is not yet clear. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Albania: On March 22, Albania suspended all commercial flights to and from the country, allowing only flag carrier Air Albania to fly to Turkey's Istanbul and operate humanitarian flights. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Andorra: All leisure, cultural and sports activities organised by public administrations have been cancelled, and ski resorts have been closed. updated: 14 Apr 2020

   Antigua and Barbuda: The Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda, decided on March 25, 2020 to close the V.C. Bird International airport to all incoming commercial traffic, commencing midnight Thursday March 26, 2020, thereby ending the possibility of flights from the customary North American and European tourism source markets. All arriving passengers must undergo a mandatory 14 day quarantine. Passengers arriving from Dominican Republic must additionally undergo a 14 day quarantine before departure, along with the 14 day quarantine upon arrival. updated: 26 May 2020

   Argentina: Argentina has proposed to ban all internal and international flights through to Sept. 1 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Only flights carrying cargo and those involved in the repatriation of citizens will be allowed to operate, the government said. Further, only citizens and permanent residents of Argentina are permitted to enter the country. updated: 14 May 2020

   Armenia: Passengers are not allowed to enter Armenia until 14 May 2020. updated: 10 May 2020

   Australia: Passengers are not allowed to transit or enter Australia, except for nationals of the country, immediate family members of nationals, permanent residents and their immediate family members, airline crew and diplomats. The restriction also does not apply to transit nationals of Fiji, Kiribati, Marshal Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa (American), Solomon Island, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu. updated: 10 May 2020

   Austria: Foreign travellers from outside the Schengen area and the UK are prohibited from entering Austria until further notice. EU citizens and foreigners who are entitled to enter are obliged to do a 14-day self-monitored home quarantine immediately after entering the country by air. updated: 19 Apr 2020

   Azerbaijan: Foreigners, except residents or work permit holders, are not allowed to enter Azerbaijan. Passengers will be tested for COVID-19 and placed in quarantine for 14 days. The issuance of e-visas and visa on arrival has been suspended. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Bahamas: The Bahamas' borders are closed, except for repatriation flights of foreign nationals from the Bahamas. updated: 17 Apr 2020

   Bahrain: Entry to Bahrain is restricted to Bahraini citizens, residents, and some other categories. All other passengers will be denied entry. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Bangladesh: The visa on arrival facility has been suspended for all nationalities. Flights from Bahrain, Bhutan, Hong Kong, India, Kuwait, Malaysia, Maldives, Nepal, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom are suspended. updated: 07 May 2020

   Barbados: Passengers are subject to 14 days mandatory quarantine at a government administered facility. updated: 17 Apr 2020

   Belarus: A completed awareness questionnaire must be presented on arrival and passengers must self-isolate for 14 days. updated: 05 May 2020

   Belgium: Passengers arriving from outside the EEA/UK/Switzerland are not allowed to enter Belgium until 15 May 2020. The country is implementing land border controls. The restriction does not apply to nationals of EEA Member States, Switzerland or the United Kingdom or to passengers with a long-term residence permit or a long-term visa issued by EEA Member States, Switzerland or the United Kingdom for the purpose of returning home. Passenger flights are only allowed to operate between 7am and 9pm local time. updated: 22 Apr 2020

   Bolivia: Bolivia closed its borders to non-residents and suspended all international flights since March 17. All foreign nationals, except those on a diplomatic mission or with residency, are barred from entering the country. updated: 02 May 2020

   Bosnia and Herzegovina: Foreigners who hold ordinary passports, except residents, are not allowed to enter the country. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Brazil: Foreigners, except residents and immediate family members of Brazil nationals, are not allowed to enter Brazil. updated: 18 May 2020

   Brunei: Non-resident foreigners are not allowed to transit or enter Brunei. All visa exemptions and visas on arrival are temporarily suspended. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Bulgaria: Passengers not arriving from Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia or Sweden are not allowed to enter Bulgaria. This does not apply to nationals of Bulgaria, permanent residents or their families. This also does not apply to nationals and their family members of the remaining EU/EEA countries along with the UK, Turkey, North Macedonia, Serbia, or Montenegro who are transiting through Bulgaria to return to their country of residence. updated: 11 May 2020

   Canada: Passengers are not allowed to enter Canada. This does not apply to nationals of Canada, passengers arriving from the USA who are travelling for a non-discretionary or non-optional purpose, and seasonal agricultural workers, fish/seafood workers, caregivers and all other temporary foreign workers. updated: 05 May 2020

   Cape Verde: The Cape Verdean authorities have closed all sea borders and stopped commercial flights between the islands. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Chile: Passengers are not allowed to enter Chile. This does not apply to nationals and residents of Chile who will have to undergo a 14 day quarantine upon entering the country. updated: 04 May 2020

   China: From 28 March, China is suspending the entry into China of foreign nationals with visas issued before 27 March. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Colombia: Colombia announced that from March 16, all land, air and sea borders will remain shut until May 30. This includes its border with Venezuela where thousands of migrants and refugees cross daily. updated: 10 May 2020

   Congo: The Republic of the Congo has closed its borders and all airports. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Croatia: Passengers are not allowed to enter Croatia. This does not apply to nationals or long-term residence permit holders. This also does not apply to nationals or permanent residents of Schengen area states that are entering Croatia for the purpose of returning to their country of residence. updated: 11 May 2020

   Cyprus: Passengers are not allowed to enter Cyprus until 30 April 2020. Nationals and residents of Cyprus must have a certificate of health stating they are free from COVID-19 issued within a maximum of 4 days before departure. They will be quarantined for 14 days. updated: 19 Apr 2020

   Czech Republic: Passengers are not allowed to enter Czechia. This does not apply to citizens and permanent residents of Czechia. updated: 14 May 2020

   DR Congo: DRC has suspended all flight routes both into and out of the country until further notice. Land and maritime borders are closed and only open to cargo. updated: 23 Apr 2020

   Denmark: On March 13, Denmark said it would temporarily close its borders to non-citizens, except residents.Persons wishing to enter Denmark must expect to be rejected entry at the Danish borders, including in Danish airports, unless they have a worthy purpose for entering, e.g. if the person lives or works in Denmark or has been commissioned to provide goods or services in Denmark. updated: 15 Apr 2020

   Djibouti: On March 15, Djibouti said it was suspending all international flights. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Dominica: All flights are suspended. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Dominican Republic: Flights to Dominican Rep. are suspended. updated: 04 May 2020

   East Timor: Passengers are not allowed to enter Timor-Leste. updated: 14 May 2020

   Ecuador: From March 16, borders were completely closed, including to citizens and residents. Flights to Ecuador are suspended. updated: 23 Apr 2020

   Egypt: All flights are suspended indefinitely, except humanitarian, repatriation and United Nations flights with a pre-authorisation from the country's civil aviation. updated: 29 Apr 2020

   El Salvador: El Salvador International Airport San Oscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdamez is closed until 28 April 2020. It has banned entry to all foreigners, excluding accredited diplomats and legal residents of the country. Those allowed to enter are subject to a possible 30-day quarantine. updated: 17 Apr 2020

   Equatorial Guinea: The Government of Equatorial Guinea has announced the suspension of all international flights. All land, air and sea borders have been closed, however cargo planes and some commercial activities related to the import of food and work materials into the country will be permitted. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Estonia: From May 15, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia are opening their borders to allow citizens from each country to travel freely in and out. Anyone entering from outside the three Baltic nations will have to remain in quarantine for 14 days. updated: 15 May 2020

   Faroe Islands: Because of the current global situation regarding COVID-19, Visit Faroe Islands is appealing to tourists to NOT TRAVEL to the Faroe Islands in until June 30 at the earliest. Please note that this date may be extended, depending on how the situation develops. updated: 10 May 2020

   Finland: Nationals and residents of EU/Schengen/UK states are allowed to enter Finland for the purpose of work or study. Passengers entering Finland must self-isolate for 14 days. Under self-isolation, the person is permitted to move between their workplace and place of residence and for other essential reasons. updated: 15 May 2020

   France: Passengers arriving from a non-Schengen Member State are not allowed to enter France. This does not apply to nationals of EEA Member States, Switzerland, passengers with a British passport, and those with residence permits issued by France for the purpose of returning home. updated: 26 Apr 2020

   Gabon: The Gabonese authorities have announced the suspension of all international flights until further notice. All land, sea and air borders have been closed indefinitely. Visa applications for individuals travelling from counties affected by coronavirus. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Germany: Foreign passengers are not allowed to enter Germany unless they hold a permanent residence permit. Passengers that are returning home may enter if there is no other travel option. Passengers performing "essential needs or functions" may enter Germany. Passengers allowed to enter Germany must self-isolate and must proceed directly to their own home, or other suitable accommodation for a period of 14 days. updated: 29 Apr 2020

   Ghana: The country's borders will remain closed and flights to Ghana suspended until May 4. There is a mandatory quarantine for anyone who entered the country since March 22. updated: 20 Apr 2020

   Greece: Passengers are not allowed to enter Greece until 15 May 2020. This does not apply to nationals of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland who are transiting Greece to return to their place of permanent residence or those holding a Greek residence permit. updated: 18 May 2020

   Greenland: On March 13, Denmark said it would temporarily close its borders to non-citizens, except residents.Persons wishing to enter Denmark must expect to be rejected entry at the Danish borders, including in Danish airports, unless they have a worthy purpose for entering, e.g. if the person lives or works in Denmark or has been commissioned to provide goods or services in Denmark. updated: 14 Apr 2020

   Guernsey: Exercising her powers under the Emergency Powers (Coronavirus) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Regulations, 2020, the Medical Officer of Health has imposed a requirement on all persons arriving in the Bailiwick from anywhere in the world to self-isolate for 14 days on arrival. This is a legal requirement, and failure to comply is a criminal offence. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Guinea: On 23 March it was announced that Conakry Airport would be closed until further notice. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Guinea-Bissau: All land and sea borders and commercial air links have been closed. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Honduras: Airports are closed and Honduras has ordered all borders closed except for cargo. updated: 23 Apr 2020

   Hong Kong: Travellers arriving in Hong Kong on flights from overseas countries/territories, who are not Hong Kong residents, will be denied entry to Hong Kong. updated: 10 May 2020

   Hungary: Hungary will close its borders to international passengers, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told Parliament on March 16. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Iceland: Iceland has implemented the travel restrictions imposed for the Schengen Area and the European Union. As of 20 March 2020, foreign nationals - except EU/EEA, EFTA or UK nationals - are not allowed to enter Iceland. This advice is valid until 15 May 2020. updated: 17 Apr 2020

   India: India has banned all international flights, except cargo. updated: 25 May 2020

   Indonesia: Effective April 2, non-resident foreigners are not allowed to transit or enter Indonesia. All visa exemptions and visa on arrival to foreigners are suspended. updated: 08 May 2020

   International updated: 18 Aug 2019

   Iran: Passengers must go through medical screening upon arrival and will be subject to be tested for COVID-19 and to be placed in quarantine. updated: 30 Apr 2020

   Ireland: Passengers arriving in Ireland are required to self-quarantine for 14 days. This does not apply when arriving from Northern Ireland. updated: 21 Apr 2020

   Isle of Man: The Isle of Man closed its borders to non-residents from 9am on Monday March 23rd 2020 to help contain the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus. updated: 12 Apr 2020

   Israel: The Israel border is closed for all, except nationals, residents and those with a specific entry approval from the Immigration Authority. Transit facilities at Tel Aviv (TLV) are temporarily suspended. updated: 10 May 2020

   Italy: Travel to Italy for tourism is prohibited. Travellers arriving in Italy from abroad are obliged to self-isolate for 14 days, even if they have no symptoms. updated: 13 May 2020

   Ivory Coast: The country's borders have been closed since March 25. updated: 17 Apr 2020

   Jamaica: Passengers without a Travel Authorisation document issued by the government of Jamaica are not allowed to enter Jamaica. updated: 07 May 2020

   Jersey: Travel across Jersey's border is restricted to essential travel only, and the use of all commercial sea and air routes, and private aircraft, is only permitted with prior authorisation by Jersey Customs and Immigration Service. updated: 12 May 2020

   Kazakhstan: Passengers are not allowed to enter and exit from/to Kazakhstan until further notice. updated: 17 Apr 2020

   Kosovo: Land borders are closed to entry by non-Kosovo citizens. It is possible to leave the country by land, but a number of border crossings with neighbouring countries are closed for passenger traffic, and neighbouring countries have also placed restrictions on international travel. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Kuwait: Authorities banned all commercial passenger flights to and from Kuwait from March 13. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Kyrgyzstan: Kyrgyzstan on March 17 said it would ban entry to all foreigners. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Latvia: From May 15, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia are opening their borders to allow citizens from each country to travel freely in and out. Anyone entering from outside the three Baltic nations will have to remain in quarantine for 14 days. updated: 15 May 2020

   Liechtenstein: From 18 March, the border crossings at Schellenberg and Mauren will be closed, the border crossings at Ruggell and Schaanwald will remain open for commuters, goods traffic and transit. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Lithuania: From May 15, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia are opening their borders to allow citizens from each country to travel freely in and out. Anyone entering from outside the three Baltic nations will have to remain in quarantine for 14 days. Additionally, nationals of Poland may enter for the purposes of work, business or studies. updated: 18 May 2020

   Luxembourg: There are currently no scheduled passenger services operating from Luxembourg Airport (Findel). updated: 11 May 2020

   Macau: Starting on March 25, residents of the Mainland China, the Hong Kong SAR and the region of Taiwan who have been to countries/ areas outside China in the past 14 days are banned from entering the Macao SAR. updated: 12 Apr 2020

   Malaysia: Non-resident foreign nationals are not allowed to enter Malaysia. The country's nationals and residents will be quarantined for 14 days upon arrival. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Maldives: The government banned entry to travellers from China, Italy, Bangladesh, Iran, Malaysia and the UK, as well as to those coming from specific regions in Germany, France and South Korea. All direct flights to China, South Korea and Italy have also been suspended. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Malta: As of 20 March, all incoming flights to Malta are suspended. updated: 12 Apr 2020

   Mauritius: Non-resident foreign nationals are not allowed to transit or enter Mauritius. Nationals of Mauritius and their immediate families will be placed in quarantine upon their return to Mauritius. Airline crew will be isolated in their hotel rooms. updated: 11 May 2020

   Mexico: On April 20, the United States, Mexico and Canada announced they are extending restrictions on non-essential travel across their shared borders for an additional 30 days. updated: 13 May 2020

   Moldova: Moldova temporarily shut its borders and suspended all international flights from March 17. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Monaco: All non-essential travel is banned. The closest airport is Nice, in France, which is subject to French restrictions. updated: 14 Apr 2020

   Montenegro: Entry is forbidden to all foreign nationals except for those with permanent or temporary residence permits in Montenegro, and those driving freight vehicles. All international passenger air, rail and bus traffic, as well as local rail, bus and taxi services have been suspended. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Morocco: Morocco has suspendeded all flights into the country. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Netherlands: Passengers are not allowed to enter the Netherlands except for permanent residence permit holders, nationals, and family members of nationals of EEA Member States, Switzerland, and the UK. updated: 13 May 2020

   New Zealand: From March 19, New Zealand will close its borders to all non-citizens or non-permanent residents. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on March 15 everyone arriving in New Zealand will require to self-isolate for 14 days, excluding people from the Pacific Islands. updated: 10 May 2020

   North Macedonia: Foreign nationals entering North Macedonia from COVID-19 affected areas, regardless of residency status, are subject to mandatory 14-day self-isolation and should follow the standard procedure if symptoms occur. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Norway: On March 14, Norway said it would shut its ports and airports from March 16, although exemptions will be made for Norwegians returning from abroad, residents of Norway, and goods. The country also said it will implement extensive controls of its land entry points, but will not shut its border with Sweden. updated: 21 May 2020

   Oman: Oman suspended tourist visas from all countries and banned cruise ships from docking. From March 18, it enforced an entry ban on all non-Omanis, including expatriates with residency visas. updated: 20 Apr 2020

   Pakistan: All international flights to Pakistan are suspended. updated: 07 May 2020

   Panama: On March 16, the government announced that only Panamanians and foreign permanent residents would be allowed to enter the country. On March 22, the country banned all international flights and on March 25, Panama suspended all domestic passenger flights from both local and international airports until 23 May 2020. updated: 22 Apr 2020

   Peru: After declaring a state of emergency on March 15, Peru announced it would shut down its border for at least 15 days starting on March 16. The measure includes the cancellation of all commercial international flights into the country. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Philippines: Airports in Philippines are closed and the Philippine Bureau of Immigration is restricting the entry of foreign nationals to the Philippines. updated: 05 May 2020

   Poland: All international passenger air and rail travel (inbound and outbound) is suspended. This does not apply to aircraft with up to 15 seats. updated: 11 May 2020

   Portugal: Flights to Portugal are suspended until 18 May 2020. This does not apply to flights arriving from Angola, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Cape Verde, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mozambique, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sao Tome and Principe, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, USA, United Kingdom or Venezuela. updated: 18 May 2020

   Qatar: On March 15, Qatar said it would ban inbound flights, except for cargo and transit flights, starting from March 18. The entry ban does not apply to Qatari citizens. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Romania: Only residents, and EU/Schengen/GB nationals are permitted to enter the country. updated: 19 May 2020

   Russia: Russia announced that it would close its borders starting on March 30 in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Citizens of neighbouring Belarus and official delegations were exempt. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Saint Kitts and Nevis: The Caribbean country asked anyone who has travelled to China, Italy, Iran, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, Japan, the UK, France, Germany and Spain to not visit. If an individual does arrive from one of these countries, he or she must go through a 14-day quarantine. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   San Marino: Entry and exit into San Marino is currently prohibited except for nationals and residents of San Marino and Italy. updated: 21 May 2020

   Saudi Arabia: Foreign passengers are not allowed to enter Saudi Arabia. updated: 29 Apr 2020

   Serbia: On March 19, Serbia closed its airport and said it would shut all road and rail borders other than to freight traffic, as well as halt all internal passenger transport, in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Singapore: All short-term visitors are banned from transiting or entering Singapore. updated: 10 May 2020

   Slovakia: Passengers are not allowed to enter Slovakia. Returning nationals and residents must register their arrival at least 72 hours prior to arriving at https://navraty.mzv.sk/?lang=en. Upon arrival they must undergo a COVID-19 test to determine the length of mandatory quarantine they must undergo. updated: 11 May 2020

   Slovenia: Foreign and non-resident Passengers are not allowed to enter Slovenia. Nationals and residents of Slovenia are required to self-isolate for a period of 7 days. updated: 29 Apr 2020

   South Africa: Flights to South Africa are suspended until further notice. updated: 03 May 2020

   South Korea: From 1 April, all arrivals – regardless of their nationality and length of stay – will be required to undergo quarantine for a period of 14 days. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Spain: Foreign Passengers are not allowed to enter Spain, with the exception of European member or Schengen member states who are entering with the purpose of returning to their place of residence. From May 15, all arriving passengers will need to self-quarantine for 14 days. updated: 14 May 2020

   Sweden: The government has temporarily stopped non-essential travel to Sweden from countries outside the EEA, Switzerland and UK. The decision took effect on March 19 initially applied for 30 days, before being extended for another 30 days on April 17. updated: 29 Apr 2020

   Switzerland: Entry in to Switzerland from all countries except Liechtenstein is only possible for Swiss citizens, updated: 13 Apr 2020

   São Tomé and Príncipe: As part of the state of emergency introduced on 19 March, the São Tomé and Príncipe authorities have prohibited the entry of all foreign travellers into the country until at least 17 April. updated: 13 Apr 2020

   Taiwan: There is currently a ban on air travellers transiting Taiwan. Foreign nationals are no longer permitted to enter Taiwan with the exception of holders of a valid Alien Resident Certificate (ARC) or Alien Permanent Resident Certificate (APRC). updated: 10 May 2020

   Tajikistan: All flights have been suspended since March 20. Tajikistan closed its borders to foreigners on April 10 updated: 14 Apr 2020

   Thailand: Foreigners, except those with a work permit, diplomats or their family members, are not allowed to enter or transit Thailand. The country's aviation agency announced on April 6 the extension of a ban on all passenger flights from landing in Thailand until April 30. updated: 10 May 2020

   Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad and Tobago closed its airports until April 30. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   Turkey: Nationals of Algeria, Angola, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China, Colombia, Cote d'Ivoire, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece. Guatemala, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Niger, North Macedonia, Norway, Oman, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, UK and Uzbekistan are not allowed to enter Turkey. updated: 28 Apr 2020

   US Virgin Islands: Passengers are not allowed to enter US Virgin Islands. This does not apply to residents of Virgin Islands (US), medical personnel, passengers traveling for business and property owners. updated: 02 May 2020

   USA: On March 11, 2020, a Presidential Proclamation was issued barring foreign nationals to enter the United States who have traveled in Europe's 26 Schengen Zone countries (Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland) in the last 14-days prior to their arrival in America. This rule took effect on midnight Friday, March 13. The United Kingdom and Ireland were added to this list on March 17, 2020. updated: 16 Apr 2020

   Ukraine: Ukraine said on March 13 that foreign nationals would be barred from entering the country. updated: 10 Apr 2020

   United Arab Emirates: From 19 March, only UAE Citizens are allowed to enter the UAE. The UAE suspended all inbound and outbound flights at 11:59pm local time on Tuesday 24 March. All non-repatriation flights by Etihad to, from and via Abu Dhabi have been temporarily suspended until 1 May 2020. updated: 15 Apr 2020

   United Kingdom: While the UK has closed its borders or introduced quarantine controls, almost all commercial international flights to and from the UK have been suspended. updated: 17 Apr 2020

   Uruguay: Flights to Uruguay are suspended until 15 May 2020. On March 15, Uruguay announced it would ban all flights from Europe starting from March 20. Earlier, it had announced that passengers from China, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Iran, Spain, Italy, France and Germany had to go through a 14-day quarantine. updated: 20 Apr 2020

   Vatican City: As the Vatican City is within the Italian city of Rome, its borders are not closed, but there are no public events being held. updated: 12 Apr 2020

   Vietnam: Vietnam announced on March 21 that it will suspend all inbound international flights to contain the spread of coronavirus in the country, without giving a time frame. The government also announced it would bar entry for all foreigners from March 22, except for special cases. updated: 10 Apr 2020

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