Travel Restrictions Entering Oman from Cocos (Keeling) Islands

International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Summary

The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Cocos (Keeling) Islands to Oman.

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Governments are changing their policies rapidly in response to the Omicron variant. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

Border Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed for vaccinated travelers

Policies
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Cases Per Million
128.63
Decreased by76.93
at 1/16/2022
Vaccinated
59.77%
Increased by0.01%
at 12/26/2021
Return Status

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed for vaccinated travelers

Description

Fully vaccinated travelers arriving from selected countries are allowed to enter Oman.

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Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

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Start Date
8/31/2021
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Visas

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results to avoid quarantine

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Description

Travelers who have a negative pre-departure COVID-19 PCR test result before travel are not required to quarantine on arrival. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before their arrival in Oman. Travelers arriving on long international flights, 8 hours or more, must take their test a maximum of 96 hours before their arrival.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 18;
  • Diplomats
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
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Mandatory

Mandatory health insurance

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Description

Travelers are required to have valid health insurance with COVID-19 coverage for a minimum period of 30 days.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Omani citizens;
  • GCC nationals;
  • Travelers with free treatment card.
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Mandatory

Mandatory travel registration form

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Travelers must fill the Traveler Registration Form (TRF) online before travel. They must upload their proof of vaccination (with QR code) and other documents to the form.

Travelers must have a printed copy of the completed form to show on arrival.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Diplomats.
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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All travelers are required to present proof of vaccination with a QR Code showing that 14 days have passed since they received all the doses required for COVID-19 vaccination. Vaccines approved in Oman are Pfizer‑BioNTech, Oxford AstraZeneca, Sputnik V, Sinovac, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, Sinopharm, Covishield AstraZeneca.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 18.
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On Arrival

Possible

COVID-19 test may be required on arrival

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Description

Travelers who have not uploaded a valid negative COVID-19 PCR test result before traveling to Oman must take a PCR test on arrival in Oman at their own cost. Travelers must pay for the test on arrival before traveling via the Travel Registration Form.

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Possible

Quarantine may be required

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Travelers without a pre-departure COVID-19 test are required to take a COVID-19 PCR test on arrival in Oman and quarantine until a negative result is detected. If the test returns positive, they must quarantine for 10 days.

Minimum Quarantine Duration
Until Test Results
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Travelers must wear masks in all public places.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Oman.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
128.63
Decreased by76.93
at 1/16/2022
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
36.06%
Decreased by1.85%
at 7/30/2020
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
59.77%
Increased by0.01%
at 12/26/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
3,121,894
Increased by637
at 12/26/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
2.20
Decreased by0.01
at 1/14/2022

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

Local Guidelines

Although restrictions are gradually lifting, they may be re-introduced at any time and preventative health measures remain encouraged. Public gatherings should not take place and public places may have limited access. Non-residents must be fully vaccinated to enter Musandam or Dhofar governorates and residents must have at least one dose of a vaccine. Proof of vaccination will be required to access establishments. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.
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Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in all public spaces and while on public transport.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is operating as usual, and police check points may be introduced at short notice.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants may open depending on the region visited with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Entry for dining is limited to those who can present proof of vaccination.

Bars

Closed
Bars remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Entry to shopping malls is limited to those who can present proof of vaccination.

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