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Entry restrictions and quarantine requirements for entering Taiwan

The following information are for reference only. Passengers should refer to the latest information published by the government of their destination country.

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Please inquire the entry restrictions and quarantine requirements for entering Taiwan via the following official websites.


TypeQR CodeWebsite
Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Websitehttps://www.cdc.gov.tw/
Quarantine System for Entryhttps://hdhq.mohw.gov.tw
Quarantine System for Entry (From Mainland China)https://www.qrcode-cdc.tw/



Transit Requirements


Transiting through
Tao-Yuan Int'l Airport
(transit passengers will be allowed from 2021/03/01)
  • Passengers are flying with China Airlines/Mandarin Airlines, not departing from or transiting to China;
  • Passengers are in transit for no more than 8 hours with confirmed reservation for whole journey;
  • Passengers will escort by airlines staff and remain in restricted area during transit;
  • Passengers shall meet the entry requirements of their final destination;
  • Passengers must wear mask during whole joureny;
  • All transit passengers are required to provide a certificate of a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued within three days prior to boarding the flight to Taiwan.
  • Since the lack of COVID-19 rapid antigen-test service in the restriction area and to meet pandemic prevention requirments, passengers bounding for Netherlands are not allowed to transit through Tao-Yuan int'l airport.



Please inquire the entry restrictions and quarantine requirements for entering Taiwan via the following official websites.





Remarks


  1. All passengers (included Taiwanese) travelling to/from Mainland China are required to present the COVID-19 tested negative certification within 3 days (72 hours) prior to departure.
  2. Fall-Winter COVID-19 Prevention Program, originally scheduled to be effective from December 1, 2020, to February 28, 2021,would be adjusted and continue to be implemented on and after March 1,all travelers (Taiwanese nationals or foreign nationals with ARC) coming to Taiwan and transit passengers are required to provide a certificate of a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued within three days (flight schedule time) prior to boarding the flight to Taiwan. Passenger shall provided relevant documents (ex passport) to prove PCR test report belong to the traveler.
    Please note the following certificate requirements:
    • Passenger name (identical to passport name)
    • Date of birth (or passport number)
    • Date of the specimen was taken for test
    • Test methods: PCR, real-time PCR, RT-PCR, RT-qPCR(Quantitative Reverse Transcription PCR), NAA (nucleic acid amplification), NAAT (nucleic acid amplification test), NAT (nucleic acid test), LAMP(Loop/Mediated isothermal Amplification)COVID-19 RNA test, SARS-CoV-2 RNA or molecular diagnostics indicating a negative or undetectable test result.
    • Date of test report issued
    • In English or Chinese or other local languages (if it can be verified by local airport team at point of check-in)
    • Electronic or physical copy are acceptable
  3. Travelers arriving in Taiwan from the United Kingdom/the Republic of South Africa/the Kingdom of Eswatini/Brazil and those who have traveled to the United Kingdom/the Republic of South Africa/the Kingdom of Eswatini/Brazil (included transer/transit) in the past 14 days are required to proceed to group quarantine facilities to undergo quarantine for 14 days after entry. Before they complete the quarantine period, they will be tested for COVID-19. and they are allowed to enter the community after obtaining a negative test result and conducting the 7-day self-health management.
  4. Since January 15, 2021(local time at the place of departure), travelers (Taiwanese nationals) coming to Taiwan are required to proceed to group quarantine facilities to undergo quarantine or staying in designated quarantine hotel;those who choose to undergo quarantine at home shall make an affidavit to declare they have met the requirement of one person per residence.
  5. Since January 24,2021(TPE time GMT+8), all travelers who do not arrange the quarantine places of entering Taiwan will be rejected for boarding.