Philippines

Borders are closed. There are few exceptions however.

Those who are allowed to enter from the abovementioned countries must enter via Angeles city (CRK) or Manila (MNL).

These passengers are allowed to enter:

  • citizens of Philippines;
  • foreign citizens who are spouses, parents, children of Philippine citizen. In that case they must be holders of valid visa issued by Philippines and must be accompanied with citizen of Philippines;
  • holders of valid 9(e) or 47(a)(2) visa issued by Phillipines. Letters to the Bureau of Immigration (LBI) issued before 8 February 2021 without an expiration date are not accepted;
  • holders of certain citizenship-related certificates: IC or CRPC;
  • former citizens of Philippines and their spouses and children if travelling together. Accepted proof of nationality is a Philippine passport or a birth certificate;
  • passengers with special retiree resident visa (SRRV);
  • holders of a vaccination certificate stating passenger was fully vaccinated no less than 14 days before arrival. The certificate must be issued in Philippines;
  • passengers who in the past 14 days were only in green list countries;

Citizens of Philippines travelling on a non-Government repatriation flight will need a negative coronavirus RT-PCR test result issued no more than 48 hours before departure. Likewise they need a prior approval to travel.

All arriving passengers must install Traze app on their personal devices.

Transit is allowed only to passengers arriving to Manila Airport (MNL) from the following green list countries.

Passengers arriving to Cebu (CEB), Clark Field (CRK) or Manila (MNL) must complete the “One Health Pass” form before arrival. This will generate a QR code which must be presented upon arrival.

Passengers must have a negative RT-PCR test result taken no more than 48 hours before departure from the 1st embarkation point.

Starting 16 February 2022 every passenger, save citizens of Philippines, must have a valid vaccination certificate showing they are fully vaccinated.

Passengers could be quarantined for up to 14 days.

Arriving passengers must have a confirmed hotel booking for 10 nights. The hotel must be approved by health and tourism agencies. The approved hotel may be found at the website.
This rule doesn’t apply to:

  • citizen of Philippines;
  • holders of 9(e) visa.

Issuing of visas on arrival has been suspended. All visa-free exceptions has been temporarily halted as well.

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