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 14 Days
Last reviewed on 12 Apr 2021, 18:18PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
2.98% (last 7 days)
15.85% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, Flights to Sri Lanka are suspended, except humanitarian and repatriation flights. A completed "Health Declaration Form" must be submitted upon arrival. Travellers must have a medical certificate in English with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued 96 hours before departure or a rapid antigen test result taken at most 48 hours before departure, and complete "Health Declaration Form" upon arrival.

Sri Lanka specified that the the requirements of having an insurance policy, a hotel reservation and PCR receipt are checked at the time of applying for a visa.

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.
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.

🛬 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 your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes).

🛂 Travel restrictions

The route is closed for travellers from United Kingdom.

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