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China

Travel to China during Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

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At a glance

TRAFFIC LIGHT STATUS: Green

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Proof of vaccination:

TBC

Test pre-travel/recovery certificate:

TBC

Form pre-travel:

TBC

Test on arrival:

TBC

Screening on arrival:

TBC

Quarantine on arrival:

TBC

Test during stay:

TBC

RETURN REQUIREMENTS

Test pre-return travel:

NO

Test on return:

NO

Quarantine on return:

NO

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Proof of vaccination:

TBC

Test pre-travel/recovery certificate:

TBC

Form pre-travel:

TBC

Test on arrival:

TBC

Screening on arrival:

TBC

Quarantine on arrival:

TBC

Test during stay:

TBC

RETURN REQUIREMENTS

Test pre-return travel:

NO

Test on return:

NO

Quarantine on return:

NO

Vaccinated Requirements
Entry Requirements for Vaccinated Visitors
Proof of vaccination: This requirement is yet to be confirmed by the destination.
Test pre-travel/recovery certificate: Whether a test is required, and the type of test, has yet to be confirmed by the destination
Test time: Acceptable timescales for proof of testing negative for Covid-19 prior to arrival have yet to be confirmed by the destination.
On arrival: This destination has yet to confirm other Covid-19 related requirements for arriving visitors.
Form pre-travel: This destination has not yet confirmed if a Traveller Health Declaration is required and within what timescale.
RETURN REQUIREMENTS FOR VACCINATED VISITORS
At present, this destination has no specific return requirements related to Covid-19 (Coronavirus). Please check the latest Foreign Office Advice (see link below) for other visa or return requirements.
FURTHER INFORMATION
Foreign Office Advice: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/china
Local regulations:

You will need to follow social distancing guidelines and wear a face mask in all public areas.

There will be mandatory health checks, apps or QR codes to check travel history and there are some restrictions on movement within the country.

There is possibility that local authorities can impose sudden changes to guidance very quickly.

Unvaccinated Requirements
Entry Requirements for Unvaccinated Visitors
Proof of vaccination: This requirement is yet to be confirmed by the destination.
Test pre-travel/recovery certificate: Whether a test is required, and the type of test, has yet to be confirmed by the destination
Test time: Acceptable timescales for proof of testing negative for Covid-19 prior to arrival have yet to be confirmed by the destination.
On arrival: This destination has yet to confirm other Covid-19 related requirements for arriving visitors.
Form pre-travel: This destination has not yet confirmed if a Traveller Health Declaration is required and within what timescale.
RETURN REQUIREMENTS FOR UNVACCINATED VISITORS
At present, this destination has no specific return requirements related to Covid-19 (Coronavirus). Please check the latest Foreign Office Advice (see link below) for other visa or return requirements.
FURTHER INFORMATION
Foreign Office Advice: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/china

Remember to check countries you’re due to transit through as well as your destination.

The Information contained on this page is accurate to the best of our knowledge. It is provided as guidance only and is subject to review and change. Please check with official sources before booking and again regularly prior to travel, as information and requirements can change frequently and with little notice. Please visit the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office website at gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice or visit gov.uk/travelaware for country-specific information.

Last updated: 17.03.2022 at 17:25