This page was last updated on January 2023.
At a Glance
Entry For Vaccinated Travelers: Allowed but not recommended
Tourist Entry: Allowed but not recommended
Testing: Not required
Quarantine Required: No
Lockdown in Effect: No
Transport: Operational with restrictions
Restaurants and Bars: Open with restrictions
Detailed Travel Advisory
Updated January 2023
Due to the country’s instability (terrorism, kidnapping, armed conflicts, and civil unrest), it is not recommended for foreign visitors to travel to the country by any means. Please wait until the situation is under control to ensure your safety.
Detailed Tourist Information
Iraq has its border opened to travellers. However, the current situation does not seem to indicate that the country is safe for foreign visitors. You should plan your security measures ahead before you decide to travel to the country.
All arrivals to Iraq are no longer required to present a PCR test result.