Covid Entry Check: Kuwait Travel Restrictions

This Kuwait 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 26 Oct 2021, 18:40PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
186
-34.04% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
9,748
-25.02% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, the following travellers may also enter:
• Domestic workers of nationals of Kuwait. They must register online before departure at https://belsalamah.com/home.html
• Travellers with with an 'Article 20' visa issued by Kuwait arriving from a country other than Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka. Online registration at https://belsalamah.com/home.html is required if they do not have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate;
• Vaccinated travellers if they are:
- Nationals or residents of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates
- Travellers with a visa issued by Kuwait (excluding 'Article 20' visa) arriving from a country other than Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka
- US military personnel
For details on vaccine requirements please see https://www.kuwaitairways.com/en/information/usefulinfo/Pages/Covid19-Safety-Information.aspx

Other important information:
• Travellers should install "Shlonik" and "Kuwait-Mosafer" applications on their personal device
• Unvaccinated ravellers must have a payment confirmation of on-arrival tests obtained at https://kuwaitmosafer.gov.kw/home.html before departure and must have a confirmed hotel reservation booked for 7 days at https://kuwaitmosafer.com/home.html before departure.
• Travellers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate issued outside of Kuwait must:
- have a QR code on the certificate; or
- upload the certificate at https://vaxcert.moh.gov.kw/SPCMS/PH/CVD_19_Vaccine_External_Registration.aspx .

What to expect in Kuwait?

📝 Before your trip

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
For more information: https://kuwaitmosafer.gov.kw/home.html
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: https://kuwaitmosafer.gov.kw/home.html

🛬 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://kuwaitmosafer.gov.kw/home.html

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 14days; Quarantine served at your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information: Passengers must have a confirmed hotel reservation booked for 7 days at https://kuwaitmosafer.com/home.html

🛂 Travel restrictions


The route is closed for travellers from Israel.

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