Borders are open with restrictions.

These passengers may enter the country:

  • citizens of Malaysia;
  • holders of MTP obtained online;
  • students with the letter of approval submited online;
  • passengers arriving from Singapore under “Vaccinated Travel Lanes” scheme (check the requirements here);
  • passengers with a Long Term Visit Pass;
  • passengers traveling to Langkawi (LGK) under the Langkawi Travel Bubble;
  • holders of Entry Permission Approval obtained online.

At least one day before departure passengers must install on their personal device a “MySejahtera” mobile application and complete the health declaration.

Those travelling to Sarawak before departure must complete online two forms: “enterSarawak” and “eHealth Declaration Form”.

Every passenger older than 2 years need a negative coronavirus RT-PCR test result taken no more than 2 days before departure form the 1st embarkation point.

Those who are eligible to enter must have:

  • a negative covid PCR test result taken no more than 2 days before arrival;
  • and a vaccination certificate stating they were fully vaccinated no less than 14 (28 for 1-shot vaccines) days before arrival;
  • and a health insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses;
  • and a travel package from a travel agency licensed by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture Malaysia (MOTAC).

Accepted vaccines are: Convidecia, Janssen, AstraZeneca, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac, Sputnik V.

Transfer from international to domestic flight is restricted save only for those who travelling under Langkawi Travel Bubble. The only exception is citizens of Malaysia travelling to Sabah or Sarawak. They must obtain a prior appproval from the Government. The maximum transit time for Kuala Lumpur airport (KUL) is 24 hours.

Arriving passengers will be tested for COVID-19 by RT-PCR method and will be quarantined at the first port of entry for 7, 10 or 14 days at their own expense. Those who have an exemption letter may undergo a self-isolation for 7 days in case they have a vaccination certificate.

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