Open with restrictions

Uzbekistan Travel Restrictions

52,12% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 50,84% last week
Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result to enter Uzbekistan.

Outgoing travel to UzbekistanTravelling from South Africa to Uzbekistan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Details and exceptions
All travelers are subject to a mandatory COVID19 express test on arrival and at their own expense.Children under the age of 2 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.
Visitors from other countries will be admitted to Uzbekistan without express testing if a negative PCR test for coronavirus is obtained in laboratories that meet quality standards.The list of laboratories abroad, the results of which are recognized in Uzbekistan, can be found here.
Quarantine requirements

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


Return travelReturning to South Africa from Uzbekistan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Uzbekistan 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 Uzbekistan 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 Uzbekistan

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

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