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Syria Travel Restrictions

3.73% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 3.73% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Syria.

Syria entry details and exceptions

This restriction does not apply to Nationals and residents of Syria, Family members and Business travelers.


Outgoing travel to SyriaTravelling from New Zealand to Syria

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Syria.

Quarantine requirements

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


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Syria

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Syria 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 Syria 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 Syria

Masks:Required in public spaces and enclosed environments.

FAQs

  • Most foreign visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Syria. Please check the official guidelines from Syria for permitted groups and exceptions to the entry restrictions.

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

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

  • Mask usage in Syria is required in public spaces and enclosed environments.

  • Restaurants in Syria are closed. Bars in Syria are closed.

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