US To Palestinian Territory, Occupied Travel Restrictions, Flights News & Travel Ban In 2021 – Advisory & Requirements

This page was last updated on 29 October, 2021.


At a Glance

Most travelers from United States are not allowed to enter Palestinian Territory, Occupied yet.
Source: Israeli Government

Palestinian Territory, Occupied: Closed for Travel

Entry restricted for international travelers
Travelers are not allowed to enter or transit through Palestine. The international airport is closed to all travelers for both entering and exiting Palestine.

Details and Exemptions:This does not apply to passengers with an entry approval issued by the Population and Immigration Authority of Israel or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel.

Please contact the local government directly for more information.
Source: Israeli Government

Quarantine is required

Mandatory quarantine for vaccinated travelers
Travelers with a valid vaccination or recovery certificate are required to quarantine until they receive the result of the COVID-19 PCR test taken on arrival in Israel or quarantine for 24 hours (whichever is earlier).

Source: Israeli Government

COVID-19 test required

Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
All travelers must take a COVID-19 PCR test on arrival. Travelers must pay for COVID-19 PCR tests required for entry to Israel either on arrival in Israel or before travel.

Source: Israel entry requirements

Masks are required

Masks are mandatory in public
Travelers are required to wear masks in public places, on flights, and public transportation.

Details and Exemptions:This requirement does not apply to:
-Travelers under the age of 6.
Source: Israeli Government

Required Documents for your Trip

Mandatory proof of vaccination
Travelers are required to have a valid vaccination certificate showing they received the full course of vaccination in Israel, before traveling.

Source: Israeli Government
Mandatory travel authorization
Travelers are required to have an electronic approval obtained 24 hours before departure.

Source: Israeli Government
Document: Complete online
Proof of negative COVID-19 test results
Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure.

A negative COVID-19 test result must be presented in English and have the traveler’s passport number on it.

Source: UK Embassy for Palestine