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 40364 Days
Last reviewed on 20 Jan 2022, 05:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
-5.79% (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.
For countries listed in greenlanes:
• Nationals of these countries may enter

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, Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, India, Indonesia, Lesotho, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Zimbabwe:
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 3 days 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.

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 40364days; Quarantine served at your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information:

🛂 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
Other GreenLanes are available from
Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Rep., Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cote d'Ivoire, Cuba, Curacao, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, Iraq, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, South Korea, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Macao (SAR China), Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Macedonia, Oman, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Maarten, Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Suriname, Sweden, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, British Virgin Islands, Wallis and Futuna Islands, Yemen, Zambia
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