International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Restricted

Entry into Myanmar (Burma) From Egypt is Restricted

Description

Most international travelers are not allowed to enter Myanmar. All commercial flights to Myanmar are suspended.

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If a traveler has a compelling reason to enter Myanmar they can apply for a visa at their nearest embassy or consulate.

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UK Government - Myanmar
Start Date
3/28/2020
Changed
7/15/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The result must be issued a maximum of 72 hours before departure.

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 3 days
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US Embassy for Myanmar
Start Date
7/30/2020
Changed
7/15/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory quarantine

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Description

Travelers are required to quarantine in a government facility upon arriving for a total of 10 days. All travelers will be tested for COVID-19 by RT-PCR on day 3 and day 7 during the quarantine period and will be required to pay for the testing fees.

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Travelers who test positive for COVID-19 will be immediately isolated and taken to a medical facility. Foreign nationals will be expected to pay the medical costs and other costs related to isolation and treatment in designated health facilities.

Minimum Number of Days
10 days
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US Embassy for Myanmar
Start Date
3/25/2020
Changed
7/15/2021
Mandatory

Temperature screening on arrival

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Description

Temperature screening is required for all passengers on arrival.

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US Embassy for Myanmar
Start Date
3/28/2020
Changed
7/15/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travellers must wear masks in public places.

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US Embassy for Myanmar
Start Date
5/13/2020
Changed
7/15/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Myanmar (Burma).
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
94.44
Increased by-12.73
at 7/29/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
37.50%
Decreased by0.50%
at 7/29/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
3.38%
Increased by3.38%
at 6/5/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
1,840,758
Increased by1,840,758
at 6/5/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.23
Increased by-0.10
at 7/27/2021

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

Local Guidelines

General

A state of emergency has been declared in Myanmar and regions may be in a state of martial law, or with 'stay at home orders' with a curfew in place. Those wishing to cross regions should contact local authorities to confirm the requirements for travel. We recommend keeping up-to-date with local guidelines throughout your trip.
Last Checked
7/28/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in all public spaces.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Public transport is partially operational with limits to capacity in place.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Some restaurants are open with social distancing rules in place. Customers may be required to undergo pre-entry health checks and to provide their personal information for contact tracing purposes.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Some bars are open with social distancing rules in place. Customers may be required to undergo pre-entry health checks and to provide their personal information for contact tracing purposes.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
Status
Closed
Severity
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Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
More Details
Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, and social distancing. Shoppers may be required to provide their personal information for contact tracing purposes.

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