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Covid Entry Check: India Travel Restrictions

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

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 14 Days
Last reviewed on 9 Sep 2021, 07:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
213,075
-12.11% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
411,076
1.79% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, the following travellers may also enter:
• Nationals of Nepal and Bhutan
• Travellers with an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card or booklet;
• Travellers with a Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) card;
• Travellers with a visa (excluding medical visas issued on or before 21 October 2020, and tourist visas(Type T)) issued by India;
• Travellers with an E-visa (excluding E-Tourist visas) issued by India;
• Travellers returning from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives or Nepal via India to their country of residence.

Other important information:
• Travellers arriving from Brazil, South Africa or United Kingdom are subject to a Coronavirus (COVID-19) molecular test upon arrival and another test on day 7 at their own expense.
• Travellers are not allowed to transit through Bangalore (BLR), Chennai (MAA), Delhi (DEL), Hyderabad (HYD), Kolkata (CCU) or Mumbai (BOM) to a third country.

What to expect in India?

📝 Before your trip

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane.
You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
For more information: https://www.mohfw.gov.in/pdf/RevisedguidelinesforInternationalArrivals02082020.pdf
https://www.newdelhiairport.in/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.
For more information: www.newdelhiairport.in

🛬 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 14days; Quarantine served at a home or at a dedicated facility (cost borne to traveller) (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information: https://www.mohfw.gov.in/pdf/RevisedguidelinesforInternationalArrivals02082020.pdf
https://www.civilaviation.gov.in/sites/default/files/AAI_PDF.pdf

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
There are no routes that have greater restrictions at this time.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Nepal
Nationals of this country may enter and are subject to India's entry protocols; For more information: https://www.mohfw.gov.in/pdf/RevisedguidelinesforInternationalArrivals02082020.pdf
Bhutan
Nationals of this country may enter and are subject to India's entry protocols; For more information: https://www.mohfw.gov.in/pdf/RevisedguidelinesforInternationalArrivals02082020.pdf
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