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Kyrgyzstan Travel Restrictions

13.55% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 13.00% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result to enter Kyrgyzstan.

Kyrgyzstan entry details and exceptions

Foreign citizens who are specialist workers on W1 and W2 visas are also now able to enter Kyrgyzstan, though their family members may not be eligible. For any questions on entry or exit requirements, you should contact the relevant Kyrgyz authorities on +996 312 881 618.


Outgoing travel to KyrgyzstanTravelling from New Zealand to Kyrgyzstan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Kyrgyzstan.

Details and exceptions

Travelers arriving with a valid negative COVID-19 PCR test are not required to quarantine on arrival in Kyrgyzstan.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Kyrgyzstan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Kyrgyzstan 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 Kyrgyzstan 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 Kyrgyzstan

Masks:Required on public transportation.

FAQs

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

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Kyrgyzstan without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Kyrgyzstan.

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

  • Travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine.

  • Mask usage in Kyrgyzstan is required on public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Kyrgyzstan are closed. Bars in Kyrgyzstan are closed.