COVID-19 Protocols & Entry Requirements

International Travel Status

  • The Government has banned all new entries of foreign nationals from 28 December to end of January.
  • Entry to visit Japan on a short-term basis, such as for tourism or to visit family, continues to be denied in principle for any non-Japanese nationals who have been to the following countries in the last 14 days, other than in exceptional circumstances.
    • Thailand, Singapore, Taiwan, New Zealand, Brunei, Vietnam, China, South Korea and Australia.

Access into Japan

  • The Government of Japan restricts arrival airports for passenger flights from China or Republic of Korea to Narita International Airport (NRT) and Kansai International Airport (KIX) only.
  • The Government of Japan suspends passenger transportation departing from China or Republic of Korea.

Entry Requirements

  • Passengers arriving in Japan are required to self-isolate for 14 days on arrival at a designated location (such as a hotel) and to avoid using public transport, including on leaving the airport. These measures will remain in place for the foreseeable future.

Please note: The above information has been researched with the utmost care. However, we can provide no guarantee of accuracy and the information and detail change regularly. Please always check travel restrictions both in your home country and the destination you are travelling to before you book and before travel.

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