Covid Entry Check: Israel Travel Restrictions

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

Overview
  • Closed for Travel
  • Up to 14 Days
Last reviewed on 19 Jan 2022, 04:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
203,031
-21.25% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
24,375
62.79% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), the following travellers may also enter:
• Travellers with an authorization letter issued by the Population and Immigration Authority may enter
• Travellers with an A/1, A/2, A/3, A/4, A/5 B/1, B/3 or B/4 visa. They must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days and at most 180 days before arrival. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V. Travellers with a B/1-4 visa must not be arriving from a country listed in red lanes.

Other important information:
• Foreign travellers must have health insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses

What to expect in Israel?

📝 Before your trip

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane.
You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
Form Details:
Travellers must complete an "Entry Statement" at most 48 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Israel at https://www.gov.il/en/service/request-entry-to-israel-covid19 . They will receive an electronic approval from the Ministry of Health. They will receive an electronic approval from the Ministry of Health and a Green Pass which must be presented before boarding.

For more information: https://go.gov.il/entry-to-israel-en
https://www.gov.il/en/Departments/DynamicCollectors/green-red-countries?skip=0
https://www.gov.il/en/service/request-entry-to-israel-covid19

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.
Testing Details:
Travellers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival at their own expense. Payment of ILS 100, - can be made upon arrival. Or ILS 80, - in advance at https://www.gov.il/en/service/request-entry-to-israel-covid19

Travellers who have been outside Israel for more than 72 hours entering or transiting through Israel must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English and indicate the passport number.

For more information: https://go.gov.il/entry-to-israel-en
https://www.gov.il/en/Departments/DynamicCollectors/green-red-countries?skip=0
https://www.gov.il/en/service/request-entry-to-israel-covid19

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with the cost borne by the traveller. For more information: https://www.gov.il/en/departments/air-travel-covid19-israel and https://www.gov.il/en/departments/air-travel-covid19-israel

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 14days; Quarantine served at a dedicated facility (costs borne by traveller) (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information: https://tinyurl.com/265ndkth and https://tinyurl.com/h8hxy4w7

🛂 Travel restrictions


There are no routes that have greater restrictions at this time.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
There are no routes with fewer restrictions (i.e. Green Lanes) at this time.
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