Travel restrictions to Pakistan

Last updated: 02 September 2022

Who can travel?

  • Open to citizens and residents of Pakistan
  • Open to citizens and residents* of the United Arab Emirates
  • Open to all visitors subject to meeting the entry requirements

*Subject to entry requirements.

Pakistan covid travel restrictions

PCR and vaccination documents needed for travelling

  • Passengers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.
  • This does not apply to:
    • passengers younger than 12 years;
    • passengers who departed Pakistan before 01 October 2021;
    • passengers with a medical certificate specifying that the passenger cannot be vaccinated due to medical reasons.
  • Passengers must have an original valid certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued no more than 72 hours before departure.
  • The test result must be in Arabic or English.
  • This does not apply to:
    • passengers fully vaccinated against COVID-19;
    • passengers younger than 12 years.

Antigen test on arrival

  • Passengers arriving from Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, or the United Arab Emirates could be subject to a COVID-19 rapid antigen test upon arrival. This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

Quarantine requirements

  • Passengers and airline crew could be subject to quarantine for up to 10 days.

Travelling from Pakistan

Zaireen/Arbaeen pilgrims 2022

  • Zaireen/Arbaeen pilgrims 2022 are subject to a COVID-19 rapid antigen test upon arrival, and they must quarantine for 10 days at home if tested positive.

Transiting via Dubai

  • If you have a connecting flight from Dubai (DXB) with another airline, please check the entry requirements of the destination you are travelling to on the onward carrier's website.
Please note:

The above requirements are subject to change without prior notice. Please check the IATA Travel Centre website before your flight to get the latest updates on the requirements of the country you are travelling from and arriving to.

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