Photo: Foreigners must submit negative PCR test result
Starting January 8, 2021, all foreign visitors must submit a negative PCR test result for COVID-19 to enter Korea.
In addition, Korean nationals entering Korea from England or South Africa must also submit a negative PCR test result for COVID-19.
The negative test result must be issued within 72 hours prior to departure to Korea and passengers must show it upon boarding. Passengers without a negative test result will be prohibited from boarding the plane.
Visitors must have a negative PCR test result issued in English or Korean. Also, translated test results must have a certificate of translation.
In addition, foreigners entering Korea through ports must also submit a negative PCR test result starting January 15, 2021.
Foreign Visitors Must Submit Negative PCR Test Result
Period: January 8, 2021 ~ ongoing
- Ports: January 15, 2021 ~ ongoing
Target: Foreigners entering Korea through airports and ports
Submission: Negative test result must be issued within 72 hours prior to the departure date and submitted upon boarding the plane.
- Test result must be in English or Korean (translated test results must have a certificate of translation)
Website: www.korea.net (English)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, Thai, Malay)
Information courtesy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs