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All passengers, especially those who booked through our Travel Agency partners, are required to provide updated contact information to avoid missing out on any important updates such as unwanted delays, cancellation and sudden travel rules and requirements of your destination. Here are the easy steps that you can follow:

 

1. Go to ‘Manage Booking’ 

2. Input your Booking reference and Last Name to retrieve your booking

3. Click 'Modify Travellers Details'

4. Update your mobile number, email address and click 'Continue'

 

 

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS OVERVIEW
Allowed Travelers*
  • Qatar Citizens, GCC Citizens, and Residents of Qatar
  • Visitors to Qatar with pre-approved and on-arrival visas

* Travelers seeking to enter Qatar must follow the will do so via a Safe Travel Lane arrangement Entry requirements and health controls of each Safe Travel Lane may differ depending on the traveler’s profile and travel history.

 

 


General Requirements

MEDICAL DOCUMENTS

  • Printed Copy of Negative COVID-19 Test (RT-PCR) Result from DOH-accredited laboratories, valid within forty-eight (48) hours prior to departure shall be applicable to the following:
    • All types of visa including passengers holding first time work visa
    • EXEMPTION: Fully vaccinated travelers such as travelers holding Qatar ID, Qatari Nationals, and travelers with any type of visa (Employment, Famili Visit (Long Term), Student, Seaman, Business & Family Resident), are no longer required to present negative COVID19 test prior departure provided that they are registered to Etheraz mobile application
  • Printed Copy of Recognized Proof of Vaccination 


TRAVEL DOCUMENTS

    • Undertaking and Acknowledgment Form
    • Travelers will undergo Hotel Quarantine upon arrival if they decide not to register before their flight to Qatar
    • EXEMPTION: Travelers holding Qatar ID and Qatari Nationals are no longer required to present Ehteraz Platform Registration prior departure
  • Printed Copy of Overseas Employment Certificate for OFWs
  • Printed Copy of Hotel Quarantine Facility Booking


 


Quarantine Requirements*
  • The following shall undergo five (5) days of Home quarantine
    • Unvaccinated Qatar Citizens and Residents, GCC Citizens and Visitors
      • GCC Citizens and Visitors have the option to take the quarantine in a Quarantine Hotel for five (5) days
  • All GCC Citizens and Vsitors from red countries who are fully vaccinated must undergo one (1) day Hotel Quarantine
  • All fully vaccinated Qatar Citizens and Residents shall undergo Rapid Antigen Test within twenty-four (24) hours of arrival
  • All unvaccinated/ non-immune Qatar Citizens and Residents shall undergo PCR Test within twenty-four (24) hours of arrival, plus Rapid Antigen Test on day five (5) of Home Quarantine
    • Unvaccinated/ Non-immune Residents from red countries are not required to take the PCR test
  • All GCC Citizens and Visitors who are unvaccinated / non-immune shall undergo Rapid Antigen Test on day five (5) of the quarantine
  • Fully Vaccinated GCC Citizens and Visitors shall undergo Rapid Antigen Test on day one (1) of the quarantine

  

*Quarantine requirements are based on the Exceptional RED List category. The Philippines is under this list. For further details, please read the Qatar Travel & Return Policy.  

 

 

 

  • As of January 01, 2021
           -            Extension of Presidential Proclamations 10014 and 10052:                               
              https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/visas-news/extension-of-presidential-
              proclamations-10014-and-10052.html

Qatar (DOH)

(Please check latest updates from your country of destination)

Required Forms

  • All passengers must sign an Undertaking and Acknowledgement Form​ before arriving in Qatar. The form is available on the Ministry of Public Health website, pre-registration platform website (www.ehteraz.gov.qa​) and airline online booking form. Citizens and residents who are fully vaccinated inside the State of Qatar arriving from one of the Green List countries are exempt from this requirement.

  • Travelers are required to sign an Undertaking and Acknowledgment Form before arrival to Qatar. The form is available on MOPH website, and online registration platform (Ehteraz website). 

           - Download the Undertaking and Acknowledgment Form 

  • All arriving passengers must install “EHTERAZ” application on their cell phone.
  • Each passenger must complete Health Assessment Form before arrival to Qatar:

-          Health Assessment form as of April 19, 2021

  • Employers, whether individuals or companies, government or private, must obtain "Exceptional Entry Permit" for residents and their family members (QIDs holders) who are still abroad in order to allow them to return to the State of Qatar. The permit is valid for one month from its date of its issuance and can be renewed automatically if not used.
  • Residents who are currently in the State of Qatar and wish to travel and return will automatically receive an "Exceptional Entry Permit". The resident or their employer will be able to printout the permit from the Ministry of Interior's website or "Metrash2" application at any point after their departure. Residents currently abroad are still required to get the "Exceptional Return Permit" via the "Qatar Portal" website if they wish to return to the State of Qatar.
  • Exceptional Entry permit copy should be carried by the passengers to be presented on arrival.  Exceptional Entry Permit issued through “Qatar Portal” https://portal.www.gov.qa/wps/portal/qsports/home

-           Sample of ID Cards 

-           New Exceptional Entry Permit (Sample) 

  • All holders of Qatar Residence Permit are required to have a separate exceptional entry permit to enter the State of Qatar (even in case of Head of the family has an exceptional permit and his family are travelling with them they are all required to obtain exceptional entry permit as well), except for the Non-Qatari passengers under the sponsorship of a Qatari national and traveling with him/her or one of the first-degree sponsor’s relative who is a Qatari national on the same flight.
  • Non-Qatari passengers are exempted from the exceptional entry permit if they are sponsored by a Qatari Company and the owner of the company (Qatari) is traveling with them to Doha on the same flight.
  • PH Bureau of Immigration (BOI) Declaration of acknowledging the risks involved in travelling. Click to download the BOI Declaration form.  
  • For passengers whose COVID-19 test will be taken from any of PAL’s Partner Laboratories, please register to PAL Laboratory Partner e-CIF as early as 5 days before departure.

Other Requirements

  • SEA CREW:

-          Valid Seaman's Visa

-          Seaman's Book

-          Original Copy of the Letter of Guarantee


Other Information

  • For the latest advice, information and resources, go to:

-          https://covid19.moph.qa

-          https://www.iata.org/en/programs/covid-19-resources-guidelines/covid-gov-mitigation/

-          https://www.iatatravelcentre.com/world.php


Travel Advisory
 

 

  • 1. The Companion (house workers, or other similar companions) should be accompanied by the GCC citizens or one of their first-degree direct family members.