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Kyrgyzstan Travel Restrictions

17,23% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 16,82% last week
Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result to enter Kyrgyzstan.

Kyrgyzstan entry details and exceptions

Foreign citizens who are specialist workers on W1 and W2 visas are also now able to enter Kyrgyzstan, though their family members may not be eligible. For any questions on entry or exit requirements, you should contact the relevant Kyrgyz authorities on +996 312 881 618.


Outgoing travel to KyrgyzstanTravelling from South Africa to Kyrgyzstan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kyrgyzstan.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Kyrgyzstan.

Details and exceptions
Travelers arriving with a valid negative COVID-19 PCR test are not required to quarantine on arrival in Kyrgyzstan.

Return travelReturning to South Africa from Kyrgyzstan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Kyrgyzstan must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.

Details and exceptions
traveler with no proof of a negative COVID-19 test result will be required to do an antigen test on arrival at his or her own cost and if positive for COVID-19, he or she will be required to isolate at their own cost, for a period of 10 days.
Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Kyrgyzstan are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.

Details and exceptions
Travelers who display any COVID-19–related symptoms must be tested on arrival. In the event that the result of the COVID-19 test is positive, they will be required to quarantine for 10 days. The cost of testing and quarantine will be on the travelers' expense.
Documents
Health Declaration Form

Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Kyrgyzstan

Masks:Required on public transportation.

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