Israel

Borders are open with restrictions.

These passengers are allowed to enter:

  • citizens of Israel;
  • residents of Israel;
  • passengers with an entry approval issued by the Committee for Entry and Exit Permits from Israel of Israel;
  • holders of visas of the following types: A1, A2, A3, A4, A5 with a valid vaccination certificate;

  • holders of B1, B3, B4 visas;

  • holders of a valid vaccination certificate;
  • holders of a valid vaccination certificate and a positive PCR test result taken between 11 and 190 days before arrival.

Passengers who have been outside of Israel more than 72 hours, including passengers in transit, must have negative COVID-19 PCR (any type) or antigen test result. It must be issued no more than 72 (24 hours for antigen) hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English and must contain passenger’s passport number. Those holding positive COVID-19 test result issued between 11 and 90 days before arrival are not obliged to provide a negative test result in order to enter the country.

Passengers who have been outside of Israel more than 72 hours, including passengers in transit, must have negative COVID-19 test result. It must be issued no more than 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point.

Every arriving passengers must have a completed Entry Report form. The form can be found online and must be completed no more than 48 hours before departure of the direct flight to Israel. They will receive a Green Pass after this which must be presented before boarding.

All passengers except citizens and residents of Israel must have health insurance to cover expenses related to COVID-19 treatment. 

Arriving passengers are subject to PCR-test. The price is USD30 if paying for test on arrival or USD25 if paying in advance. They also could be quarantined up for 14 days. More info on restrictions at the government website. Passengers shall be quarantined in a hotel until the result of test is known.

Passengers vaccinated with Sputnik V shall be tested for antibodies upon arrival, thus they shall stay quarantined for 24 hours awaiting test result.

The vaccination certificate must show that passanger was fully vaccinated no less than 14 days and no more than 180 days before arrival or received a booster dose and at least 14 days have passed since the second vaccination on the day of arrival in Israel. Not including the vaccination day.

Currently the following vaccines accepted: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac, Sputnik V.

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