Covid Entry Check: Sri Lanka Travel Restrictions

This Sri Lanka 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 24 Jan 2022, 23:40PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
3.19% (last 7 days)
14.79% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to ,

Other important information:
• Travellers arriving via "Sri Lanka Tourism" must:
- obtain an approval at
- have an Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) obtained before departure at
- have a confirmed hotel booking
• Travellers must have an approval from the Foreign Ministry of Sri Lanka by sending an email to: [email protected] - this does not apply to nationals and travelelrs under the "Sri Lanka Tourism" route

What to expect in Sri Lanka?

📝 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 have an authorization obtained by sending an email to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: [email protected] .
-This does not apply to:
- nationals of Sri Lanka;
- Travellers arriving via ""Sri Lanka Tourism"" route."
• Travellers arriving via "Sri Lanka Tourism" route must have an authorization from Sri Lanka Tourism obtained at .
• Travellers must complete a "Health Declaration" form at before arrival.

For more information:

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 printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English.
- This does not apply to Travellers younger than 2 years.

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 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.
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