Covid Entry Check: Qatar Travel Restrictions

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

  • Partially Open
  • Up to 7 Days
Last reviewed on 22 May 2022, 04:06AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
-27.12% (last 7 days)
12.32% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, Transit, the following travellers may also enter:
• until 18 December 2021, travellers with a FAN ID card and a 'Confirmation of Entry Permit/Fan ID registration for the State of Qatar' traveling for the FIFA Arab Cup.

Other important information:
• Travellers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V, at least 14 days before arrival, must have:
- a positive COVID-19 serology antibody test taken before departure; or
- a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that they also received one vaccine dose of Moderna (Spikevax) or Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 14 days before arrival.• Travellers must install the Ehteraz app in their mobile devices. Details can be found at

For Bangladesh, Egypt, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines:
Travellers who are arriving from or who have transited through these countries must have a Covid-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival. They are also subject to quarantine.

What to expect in Qatar?

📝 Before your trip

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane.
You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
Form Details:
Foreign travellers must register at at least 12 hours before arrival and obtain pre-travel approval.

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 must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival. The test result must be issued by a testing center approved by the local government.

🛬 On Arrival

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

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 7days; Quarantine served at your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information:

🛂 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.