Indonesia (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 27 October, 2021.

 

At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Entry For Vaccinated Travelers: Partially Allowed
Vaccination Requirements: Foreign nationals must be fully vaccinated before entering Indonesia and must show their vaccination certificate to immigration officials upon arrival.

International travelers that enter Indonesia without presenting evidence of vaccination will be vaccinated during their quarantine, provided that their COVID-19 test results are negative.

The Indonesian Government recognizes the following vaccinations, including but not limited to two-doses of Pfizer or Moderna or Sinovac, AstraZeneca dan Sinopharm and single-dose of Johnson & Johnson.
Tourist Entry: Partially Allowed
Testing: Negative PCR test is required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Yes
Quarantine Details: Quarantined for 14 days is required for all countries

Local Restrictions

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

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 21.10.2021
1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to:
– nationals of Indonesia;
– passengers with a Temporary Stay Permit (ITAS) or Permanent Stay Permit (ITAP);
– passengers with a diplomatic or service visa;
– passengers with a diplomatic or service stay permit;
– passengers with an e-visit visa with a visa number ending with LN;
– passengers with an APEC Business Travel Card;
– passengers traveling under the Travel Corridor Arrangement (TCA);
– passengers arriving at Denpasar-Bali (DPS) or Batam (BTH) as tourists and arriving from Bahrain, China (People’s Rep.), France, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sweden or United Arab Emirates. They must have a confirmed booking of accommodation and medical insurance with minimal coverage of USD 100,000- for COVID-19 treatment.
2. Passengers are not allowed to transit.
3. Passengers must enter Indonesia via Jakarta (CGK) or Manado (MDC).
4. Passengers must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English.
5. Airline crew must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test taken at most 7 days before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English.
6. Passengers and airline crew must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before departure. The certificate must be issued in both English and a local language of the country where the passenger was vaccinated.
– This does not apply to:
– nationals of Indonesia;
– passengers younger than 18 years;
– passengers with a diplomatic or service visa and an invitation letter issued by an Indonesian Ministry;
– passengers traveling under the Travel Corridor Arrangement (TCA);
– airline crew transiting without disembarking the aircraft.
7. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival and quarantine for 5 days.
8. A completed “electronic health awareness card (e-HAC)” must be presented upon arrival. The card can be obtained before departure through the “Pedulilindungi” mobile app.
9. Airline crew with a crew ID card are visa exempt if they are listed in the General Declaration and wearing uniform.
10. Deadhead crew will be given an entry stamp. They must:
– have a valid crew ID card or crew member certificate;
– provide written notification to Immigration Officer proving they will be on duty on the return flight. The notification must be received by Immigration Officer minimum 24 hours from arrival.
11. Suspension of all visa exemptions and visa on arrival facilities.

 

Detailed Tourist Information

Effective October 14, 2021, the Indonesian government has re-opened Indonesia for international tourists. Only citizens of the following 19 countries are able to enter Indonesia on tourist/limited stay visas:

Saudi Arabia
United Arab Emirates (UAE)
New Zealand
Kuwait
Bahrain
Qatar
China
India
Japan
South Korea
Liechtenstein
Italy
France
Portugal
Spain
Sweden
Poland
Hungary
Norway

All international tourists may only enter Indonesia via Bali (Ngurah Rai International Airport) and or Riau Islands (Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport).
 

Lockdown Details

Essential services are available, many schools are closed, and public activities (including offices, religious activities, social and cultural gatherings, and public transportation) continue to be very limited to maintain social distancing. It is mandatory to wear a face mask in public. Fines and other penalties may apply for violations of the restrictions.
 

Sources

https://www.indonesia.travel/gb/en/news/latest-travel-regulations-to-enter-bali
Data Source: covidcontrols.co