Covid Entry Check: Malaysia Travel Restrictions

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

  • Partially Open
  • Up to 10 Days
Last reviewed on 19 Jan 2022, 05:05AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
-13.6% (last 7 days)
20.22% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, Transit, the following travellers may also enter:
• Travellers with MyTravelPass (MTP) obtained at ;
• Travellers with diplomatic passport and students with a written approval from immigration applied at
• Travellers going to Langkawi (LGK) under the Langkawi Travel Bubble if not they have not been in a country listed in red lanes
• Travellers with an Entry Permission Approval obtained from

For more information please visit
For countries listed in greenlanes:
Travellers arriving from Singapore under the Vaccinated Travel Lanes scheme my enter. You may see for more details.

Other important information:
•Travellers going to Langkawi must have:
- a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure; and
- a travel package from a travel agency licensed by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture Malaysia (MOTAC); and
- a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with CanSinoBIO (Convidecia) or Janssen at least 28 days before arrival; o AstraZeneca, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V at least 14 days before arrival; and
- insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses with minimum coverage of USD 80, 000.
They must not be arriving from a country in red lanes

For Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Malawi:
Entry for travellers arriving from or who in the past 14 days have been in these countries is limited to nationals, permanent residents of Malaysia and travellers with a long term visit pass. They must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure.

What to expect in Malaysia?

📝 Before your trip

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
Form Details:
Travellers must install 'MySejahtera app' in their phone and complete the health declaration at least one day before departure.

Travellers traveling to Sarawak must complete an "enterSarawak" form and an "eHealth Declaration Form" before departure at

For more information:

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 2 days of your arrival.
Testing Details:
Travellers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 2 days before departure from the first embarkation point.

For more information:

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with the cost borne by the traveller.

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 10days; Quarantine is to be served at a dedicated facility (costs borne by traveller) (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes).

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
The route is closed for travellers from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Malawi.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Other GreenLanes are available from
For further information visit:
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