Last updated: 16 September 2022
Who can travel?
The following categories of passengers are permitted to enter Saudi Arabia:
Citizens of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates can enter Saudi Arabia without a passport if travelling with their national ID card.
Passengers who have been in Iran in the past 14 days are not permitted to enter Saudi Arabia. This doesn’t apply to citizens and residents of Saudi Arabia who are fully vaccinated in Saudi Arabia. Passengers vaccinated out of Saudi Arabia must stay out of Iran for 14 days and can travel to Saudi Arabia on the 15th day. All passengers must hold COVID-19 medical insurance.
For more information about travelling to/from Saudi Arabia during the Umrah season, please visit our Travelling to/from Saudi Arabia during the Umrah season page.
PCR and vaccination documents needed for travelling
PCR test on arrival
Medical insurance required for travelling to Saudi Arabia
Departing from Saudi Arabia
Transiting via Dubai
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.