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Bangladesh Travel Restrictions

22.51% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 21.27% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Bangladesh.

Bangladesh entry details and exceptions

Most travelers can enter Bangladesh, but there are restrictions.


Outgoing travel to BangladeshTravelling from New Zealand to Bangladesh

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Bangladesh.

Details and exceptions

Travelers under the age of 10 are exempted from this requirement.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Bangladesh.

Details and exceptions

Most travelers are required to quarantine at home for 14 days.

Travelers who are not fully vaccinated arriving from United Kingdom, Argentina, Botswana, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Eritrea, Eswatini, France, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Libya, Malaysia, Mongolia, Namibia, Netherlands, Panama, South Africa, Spain, Thailand or Tunisia are required to quarantine for 14 days at a government-designated hotel on arrival. while fully vaccinated travelers are required to quarantine for 14 days at home. Those who display symptoms on arrival must quarantine at a government-designated hotel on arrival.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Bangladesh

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Bangladesh must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to the following:

1. Children who are under two years of age.

2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19

3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Bangladesh will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.

Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Bangladesh

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Bangladesh.

  • Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Bangladesh.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Bangladesh.

  • Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure.

  • Travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Bangladesh is required in public spaces.

  • Restaurants in Bangladesh are closed. Bars in Bangladesh are closed.