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Travelers entering Pakistan

The WHO has declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Currently, the Government is making all-out efforts to deal with a rapidly evolving situation which is a challenge, not only for Pakistan but the whole world – and ensuring that we take proactive, comprehensive and coordinated steps to bring back our nationals who wish to return to Pakistan.

 

For International Travelers, please view the detailed travel guidelines by clicking here.  The complete SOPs for travelling to Pakistan can be found on the page here.

 

Travelers entering Pakistan must:

Mandatory COVID-19 RT-PCR required prior to travel

Starting 5th October 2020, all International Travelers to Pakistan will require a mandatory negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test that has to be taken within 96 hours of the travel date.  The following countries are exempted from mandatory COVID-19 testing:

Updated List effective form 19th October 

S#

Name

 

S#

Name

1

Australia

 

16

Nigeria

2

China

 

17

Norway

3

Cuba

 

18

Rwanda

4

El Salvador

 

19

S. Korea

5

Finland

 

20

Saudi Arabia

6

Germany

 

21

Senegal

7

Ghana

 

22

Serbia

8

Greece

 

23

Singapore

9

Japan

 

24

Sri Lanka

10

Kazakhstan

 

25

Thailand

11

Kenya

 

26

Togo

12

Latvia

 

27

Turkey

13

Malawi

 

28

Uruguay

14

Malaysia

 

29

Zambia

15

New Zealand

 

30

Zimbabwe



This list will be updated on a fortnightly basis by Ministry National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination based on disease burden of COVID-19.

PassTrack app


Use this mobile app to speed up your arrival process in Pakistan and spend less time with immigration and public health officers. Submit your information easily and securely using the app   within 48 hours before arriving in Pakistan. The app helps you to:

  • Provide mandatory information that's required for entry into Pakistan
  • Reduce your wait time and points of contact at the airport
  • Provide the Government of Pakistan with voluntary updates and the development of any symptoms during the 14 days after arriving in Pakistan.

Download the PassTrack app (iOSAndroid or web format). Make sure you have the official version by downloading it here.