Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Country`s borders status

Borders are closed. There are few exceptions however.

Passenger may enter the country on a repatriation or a medevac flight.

Every passneger must install a “LAO KYC” mobile application.

Arriving passengers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued no more than 72 hours before deparure from the 1st embarkation point.


Every passenger must have a confirmed hotel booking for 14 days.


Upon arrival passengers must provide to authorities a completed health declaration.

Passengers will undergo medical screening, will be tested for COVID-19 with RT-PCT method and will be quarantined for 14 days — everything is at their own expense.

Currently only these visas considered valid: with a written authorization from Task Force Committee of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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