This page was last updated on 15 September, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Partially Allowed
Testing: Negative PCR test results is required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Details: People arriving in the country with no COVID-19 symptoms are advised to self-isolate for 14 days.

Local Restrictions

Lockdown in Effect: Partial
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational with restrictions
Shopping: Open
Restaurants and Bars: Open with restrictions

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 18.05.2021
Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before departure of the last direct flight to Afghanistan. The test result must be in English or Persian.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 8 years.


Detailed Tourist Information

Some commercial air services in and out of Kabul have halted. Please check with your airline directly regarding commercial options for international travelers.


Lockdown Details

Most hotels and restaurants are open and have been instructed to follow COVID-19 guidelines, including asking customers to wear masks.

Sports and music events, along with bars, cinemas, museums and gyms are all closed. Restaurants and some shops have opened.


COVID-19 Information

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