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COVID-19 Updates for visiting Korea

Notice (Updated October 10th)

  • From June 8th, all overseas entrants will be exempted from quarantine regardless of whether they are vaccinated or not.

  • Beginning September 3, 2022, 0:00 AM (Saturday), the requirement for inbound travelers to submit pre-entry inspections (PCRs, RATs) and negative confirmations will be suspended, so please refer to this information if you are entering Korea.
    However, the duty to conduct the first inspection day after entering the country will remain in force. In this regard, persons entering the country are required to undergo a first-day inspection and to report the results to the relevant health center or the quarantine information pre-entry system(Q-code).

  • Improving the utilization rate of the Quarantine Information Pre-Input System (Q-code) to induce shorter waiting times for entry.

  • Rapid response such as re-strengthening the immigration control system in the event of a change of concern or a re-pandemic.

  • Need COVID-19 PCR certificates/ supervised negative professional (RAT, AG, Antigen) result taken and issued within 48 hours (2 days) of departure date.

  • ※ long-term residents :Possession of at least one of Alien Registration Card, Domestic Residence Report, Permanent Residence Card, Consulate in Korea ID, and USFK ID

  • ※ The PCR test on the first day after entry is valid until the day after the date of entry.

  • ※ For more information, please refer to [KCDC website] → [Notifications] → [Notice].

  • - Incheon Airport COVID-19 Testing Center provides COVID-19 test and issues certificate for inbound and outbound passengers.
    - Incheon Airport manages 2 COVID-19 Testing Centers(East / West) at T1 and 1 COVID-19 Testing Center(East / West) at T2.
    - Incheon Airport COVID-19 Testing Center offers following tests : ①RT-PCR ②Antigen/Antibody.
    - Please select testing center and time at your convenience since all testing centers offers same type of tests at same price.
    - You must bring your passport to take COVID-19 test and get certificate.

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