Travel Restrictions Entering the Philippines from Costa Rica for Vaccinated Travelers

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Summary

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

Allowed

Transit is allowed

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Mandatory Masks

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1x Mandatory Documents

Last Major Change

Cases Per Million

20.67
Decreased by 1.31
at 9/26/2022

Vaccinated

67.95%
Increased by 0.11%
at 9/8/2022
Return Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed

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The information on this page is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Costa Rica to the Philippines.

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Governments may change their policies with little notice. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

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Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

Border Type
Air Land Sea
Description

Fully vaccinated travelers aged 12 years and older are allowed to enter the Philippines with restrictions. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Travelers under the age of 12 years traveling with their fully vaccinated parents are also allowed to enter the Philippines.

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Allowed

Transit is allowed

Border Type
Air
Description

Travelers can transit through the Philippines by air as long as they do not leave the international airport terminal area if there is no stopover indicated in the ticket. If there is, travelers are required to comply with entry requirements in the Philippines.

The maximum transit time is 24 hours.

Please see the source for more details.

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Visas

Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required for vaccinated travelers with a booster dose

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Business Medical
Description

Fully vaccinated travelers having a booster dose don’t need a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling to Philippines.

The following vaccines are accepted in Philippines: Comirnaty/Pfizer, Spikevax/Moderna, Nuvaxovid/Novavax, Vaxzevria/AstraZeneca, and JCOVDEN/Janssen, COVAXIN / Bharat Biotech, Covovax.

Vaccinated travelers without a booster dose must have a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result before traveling to Philippines. For more details, please see our Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required for vaccinated travelers without boosters and unvaccinated travelers.

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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination for the Philippines

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Vaccinated travelers aged 12 years and older must have received all vaccine doses required at least 2 weeks before travel. Travelers must have a vaccination certificate that can be verified by Philippine authorities as valid or authentic. Accepted vaccine certificates include:

  • World Health Organization International Certificate of Vaccination and Prophylaxis;
  • Manual or digital vaccination certificate of the origin country or foreign government;
  • Other proof of vaccination accepted by the IATF.

Vaccines accepted are those in the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) List or Compassionate Special Permit (CSP) issued by the Philippine Food and Drug Administration and vaccines in the Emergency Use Listing of the World Health Organization.

Travelers who are Filipino nationals vaccinated in the Philippines may present proof with VaxCertPH.

For more details, please check the source.

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Recommended

Recommended health insurance

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Description

Travelers are highly recommended to have a health insurance policy that covers COVID-19 treatment, for the entire period of their stay in the Philippines.

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Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form

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Travelers must complete the One Health Pass form a maximum of 48 hours before their departure to the Philippines. Travelers must fill out the health declaration checklist 24 hours before departure time. Travelers will receive a bar code once the COVID-19 test (RT-PCR or antigen) and vaccination certificate record have been accepted.

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For Transit

Not Required

No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for transit to third countries

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Travel Purpose
Transit
Description

Travelers with flight connections in the Philippines within the same day to third countries are exempt from any pre-departure COVID-19 test requirement.

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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Medical Business
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Fully vaccinated travelers don’t need to quarantine on arrival in the Philippines but they must self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 7 days, with the day of arrival being the first day.

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While There

Mandatory

Masks and face shields are mandatory in some settings

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Description

Travelers must wear masks and face shields in some public places.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Low Risk
COVID-19 transmission is low in Philippines.
Daily New Cases Per Million more information indicator
20.67
Decreased by 1.31
at
Positive Test Rate more information indicator
0.93%
Increased by -0.08%
at
Percent Vaccinated more information indicator
67.95%
Increased by 0.11%
at
People Vaccinated more information indicator
77,387,291
Increased by 134,283
at
Reproduction Rate more information indicator
1.13
Decreased by 0.20
at

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

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