Kyrgyzstan (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 15 September, 2021.

 

At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Entry For Vaccinated Travelers: Allowed
Vaccination Requirements: Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative PCR test from no more than 72 hours before your arrival by air is now needed for foreign citizens to enter Kyrgyzstan. If your journey is delayed and your results are outside the 72 hour period you will need to have a further PCR test on arrival. Requirements could change at short notice. Check with your airline before travel. For any questions on entry or exit requirements, you should contact the relevant Kyrgyz authorities on +996 312 881 618.
Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: Negative PCR test results is required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Details: Might be required to quarantine based on results.

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 22.06.2021
1. Nationals of Tajikistan are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to passengers with a diplomatic passport and their family members.
2. Passengers must have:
– a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or
– a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.
3. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 test upon arrival.
4. Visa on arrival facilities have been reinstated.

 

Detailed Tourist Information

Flights are now operating.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative PCR test from no more than 72 hours before your arrival by air is now needed for foreign citizens to enter Kyrgyzstan. If your journey is delayed and your results are outside the 72 hour period you will need to have a further PCR test on arrival. Requirements could change at short notice. Check with your airline before travel. For any questions on entry or exit requirements, you should contact the relevant Kyrgyz authorities on +996 312 881 618.

Passengers must complete a questionnaire for entering the Kyrgyz Republic onboard their flight.

Requirements could change at short notice. Check with your airline or travel provider before travel.
 

Lockdown Details

Most businesses and public spaces in Kyrgyzstan have now reopened. In Bishkek entertainment venues, including restaurants, should be closed between 11pm and 7am, though food delivery services can continue to operate. Businesses may be following additional hygiene and sanitary requirements. You should comply with hygiene and social distancing requirements.

Local authorities may introduce new restrictions if the Coronavirus situation deteriorates. You should follow local government announcements and media reporting for further information.

Taxi services and city public transport are able to operate as normal. Internal flights between Bishkek, Osh, Jalalabad and Batken are operating, though with a reduced service.
 

Sources

https://kg.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/
Data Source: covidcontrols.co