Turkmenistan (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 25 February, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Partially Allowed
Testing: Negative COVID-19 test required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Yes
Quarantine Details: Self-isolate for 14 days required for all countries.

Local Restrictions

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

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 04.02.2021
1. Flights to Turkmenistan are suspended until 1 March 2021.
– This does not apply to repatriation flights.
2. Passengers and airline crew must have:
– a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point;
– a Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination certificate and
– proof of chromatographic determination of antibodies (IgM, IgG) in the blood.
3. A completed “Public Health Passenger Locator Form” must be presented upon arrival. The form is available at https://tinyurl.com/y6en4u2l
4. Passengers are subject to a Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test upon arrival and self-isolation for 21 days.


Detailed Tourist Information

All international scheduled commercial flights to and from Turkmenistan have been suspended.

At present, entry to Turkmenistan is prohibited except for Turkmen nationals and accredited diplomats, permanently registered foreigners and some employees of international companies and organisations.

Lockdown Details

Grocery stores and school are open. Many stores, shopping malls, and restaurants are closed or have limited operations. Mosques and places of pilgrimage are closed and large gatherings are restricted.


Data Source: covidcontrols.co