On 17 April 2022, after more than two years’ closure, Myanmar opened its borders to international travellers, resumed commercial flights and started accepting e-visa applications. Domestically, Myanmar authorities have waived the most of Covid-19 restrictions but face masks are still compulsory in indoors public places.
International arrivals are currently allowed to Yangon International Airport and Mandalay International Airport, national and foreign airlines (MAI, MNA, Air Asia, Thai Smile, Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines) operate regular flights to/from the following cities : Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Dubai, Seoul, New Delhi, Kolkata, Tokyo.
Below is the updated list of the entry requirements to Myanmar :
1/ Visa (both tourist and business visa could be applied online via www. evisa.moip.gov.mm/). Passport validity is minimum 6 months
2/ Proof of the return ticket (only for tourist e-visa, must be attached to the application)
3/ Proof of accommodation in Myanmar (only for tourist e-visa, must be attached to the application)
4/ FOR VACCINATED TRAVELLERS : Vaccination certificate
The following vaccines are recognised by Myanmar: CoronaVac, Moderna, AstraZeneca or Covishield, Pfizer, Janssen or Johnson & Johnson, Sinopharm, Sputnik V and Sputnik Lite, Covaxin, Myancopharm, Nuvaxovid, Covovax, CorBEvax
Children below 12 years old are exempted from this requirement if they travel with fully vaccinated parents or guardians
5/ FOR NON-VACCINATED TRAVELLERS – a negative PCR test issued no more than 48 h before arrival to Myanmar. Non-vaccinated travellers will also be subject to a 3-day hotel quarantine and a PCR test on the 3d day (quarantine and covid test are on customer’s own account)
6/ Inbound travel accident insurance with Covid-19 coverage issued via Myanmar Insurance (www.mminsurance.gov.mm)
International medical insurance certificates are not accepted for entry to Myanmar
Upon arrival to Myanmar passengers will have to pass a rapid Covid-19 test at the airport (result is giving within 1 h, price is 15 000 MMK, or around 7-8 USD).
After receiving a negative test result, they are free to start their journey in Myanmar!
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