International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Hong Kong SAR China From Åland Islands is Allowed with Additional Requirements

Description

Fully vaccinated travelers from selected countries are allowed to enter Hong Kong. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

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Hong Kong Government
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8/20/2021
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Before You Leave

Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form

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Description

All travelers are required to submit a health declaration form to border control. The submission can be done online or with a paper form.

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After submitting the online form, the system will generate a QR code. Travelers should save the result and show it to the border control point staff when entering Hong Kong. The QR code is valid for 48 hours.

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Hong Kong Government
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers must have a valid proof of having received the last dose of the vaccine at least 14 days before travel. The vaccine must be accepted by the authorities of Hong Kong. For a list of types of vaccines accepted, please check the source.

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Some travelers must have their proof of vaccination issued in specific countries. Please check the source for more details.

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Hong Kong Government
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Mandatory

Mandatory accommodation reservation for vaccinated travelers

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Fully vaccinated travelers arriving from selected countries must have confirmation in English or Chinese of room reservation in a quarantine-hotel in Hong Kong for not less than 14 days. For a list of exemptions check the source.

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Hong Kong Government
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Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Travelers arriving from selected countries must have a negative COVID-19 PCR nucleic acid test result in English or Chinese. The test must be taken at an approved laboratory a maximum of 72 hours before the departure of the last flight to Hong Kong.

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Documentary proof in English or Chinese is required to show that the laboratory or healthcare institution is ISO 15189 accredited or is recognized or approved by the relevant authority of the government of the place in which the laboratory or healthcare institution is located.

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Final Boarding
  • A Nucleic Acid Test Up To 72 hours Before Final Boarding
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Hong Kong Government
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On Arrival

Mandatory

Temperature screening on arrival

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Description

Temperature screening is required for all travelers on arrival. Travelers with a high temperature will undergo further checks.

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Hong Kong Government
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Mandatory

Mandatory 14-day quarantine and testing for vaccinated travelers

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers must quarantine for 14 days in a quarantine hotel and take 4 tests during quarantine. A further 7 days of self-monitoring and testing are also mandatory. Travelers must take tests on days 16 and 19 after arrival in Hong Kong.

Minimum Number of Days
14 days
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Hong Kong Government
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Mandatory

Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival

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Travelers arriving via the Hong Kong International Airport are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival. If their test results are negative, they will be allowed to go to the hotel for which they made the reservation to continue the compulsory quarantine until completion. If their results are positive, the travelers will be transferred to the hospital for quarantine and treatment.

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Hong Kong Government
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in all public places, including on public transportation and in airports.

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Hong Kong Government
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COVID-19 Risk Information

Low Risk
COVID-19 transmission is low in Hong Kong SAR China.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
0.47
Increased by-0.17
at 10/14/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
0.00%
Increased by0.00%
at 10/5/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
60.20%
Increased by0.27%
at 10/14/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
4,547,035
Increased by20,391
at 10/14/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

General

Social gatherings are limited to a maximum of 4 people. Preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.
Last Checked
10/13/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
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Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in all public spaces and while on public transportation.

Public transportation

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Restrictions in place
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Public transport is operating as usual.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
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Restrictions in place
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Restaurants are open with seating limited to a maximum of 4 people per table to allow for social distancing. Customers may be required to provide their personal details for contact tracing purposes.

Bars

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Restrictions in place
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Bars are open with seating limited to a maximum of 4 people per table to allow for social distancing. Customers may be required to provide their personal details for contact tracing purposes.

Nightclubs

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Closed
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Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

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Restrictions in place
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Shops and services are generally open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Customers may be required to provide their personal details for contact tracing purposes. Further restrictions may be in place for some non-essential businesses.

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