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[please note] new Dubai entry regulations


To provide more travel convenience for visitors

From February 26, 2022

Dubai has adjusted its entry epidemic prevention regulations

That is: passengers fully vaccinated with the new coronavirus vaccine

Show valid vaccination certificate

There will be no need to provide PCR for new crown nucleic acid detection

You can enter Dubai

Latest Dubai entry requirements

Take Emirates to Dubai

Passengers must meet one of the following three conditions:

01 certificate of complete vaccination of Xinguan vaccine

Show a valid certificate of complete vaccination of NCV (with QR code), and the vaccine must be approved by who or the United Arab Emirates. Some vaccine manufacturers include:

Sinopharm (Sinopharm)

Sinovac (Kexing)

AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria)

AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience)





Moderna (Spikevax)

Nuvaxovid (Novavax)

Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty)

Sputnik V

matters needing attention

[language]: it is recommended to provide the complete vaccination certificate of coronavirus vaccine in English or Arabic. The effectiveness of vaccination certificates in other languages must be verified at the departure airport;

A novel coronavirus pneumonia certificate without a two-dimensional code is acceptable for entry to Dubai for travel purposes. The certificate must be issued by a testing body / center recognized by the state medical institution.

02pcr nucleic acid detection negative report

A novel coronavirus pneumonia PCR negative test report (with two-dimensional code) was produced, and the sampling time was within 48 hours from departure time to Dubai. matters needing attention

[form and language]: passengers shall provide electronic or paper PCR nucleic acid test report in English or Arabic, and do not accept SMS; The validity of PCR new crown nucleic acid detection report in other languages must be verified at the departure airport;

The new crown nucleic acid test is based on the detection of PRC nucleic acid in COVID-19 (SARS-COV-2). Rapid antigen, antibody or any form of rapid lateral flow detection and home detection kit are not accepted.

For the exemption terms of the new crown nucleic acid test, please visit the official website of Emirates or click the link to read the original text for relevant information.

03 rehabilitation certificate

To provide a novel coronavirus pneumonia rehabilitation Certificate (with a two-dimensional code) within 1 months before entering Dubai.

Special reminder

01 visa information

Passengers should check the relevant visa requirements for entering Dubai according to their nationality or travel documents before purchasing tickets.

Passengers travelling from Guangzhou to Dubai on Emirates airlines can enjoy the visa free policy with a Chinese ordinary passport (valid for more than six months).

02 after entering Dubai

If necessary, passengers must undergo a PCR nucleic acid test after arriving in Dubai and arrange self isolation until a negative result is obtained.

Passengers who are tested positive for NCN must comply with the relevant regulations issued by the Dubai health authority.

03 other precautions

Departure from Guangzhou: passengers on Emirates flight ek363 (can-dxb) who need to take domestic flights to transfer in Guangzhou, please pay timely attention to the “Guangzhou epidemic prevention and control policy” implemented for those coming (returning) to Guangzhou.

Transit in Dubai: the rules and requirements for passengers who take Emirates flights to transit in Dubai shall comply with the relevant provisions of the final destination