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Vietnam (HAN, SGN) 

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Travel Restrictions

  • Effective March 16, 2021 to June 16, 2021:

-          Passengers are not allowed to enter Vietnam, except:

  • Passengers who will enter for diplomatic or official duty
  • Foreigners/ Non-Vietnamese nationals who will attend important foreign affairs events
  • Experts, Business Managers, Highly-skilled Workers
  • Special cases with the approval of the National Steering Committee on Prevention and Control of COVID-19.

-          Passengers and Cargo are allowed to travel from Vietnam

-          Vietnamese Nationals may through VN carriers only

      • Vietnamese nationals should contact their Embassy for special cases to allow them to take non-VN carrier if they have approval from the VN National Steering Committee on Covid-19 prevention.

-          Transit is not allowed

  • All eligible passengers must coordinate with any PAL Ticket Office or through our Global Reservations Hotline, (+632) 8855-8888 for the complete list of requirements. To contact or search the nearest PAL Ticket Office in your area, visit https://www.philippineairlines.com/en/aboutus/contactus

COVID-19 Health Requirements

  • Must be tested for SAR CoV.2 by REALTIME PCR for 3 to 7 days before entering Vietnam. The SAR CoV.2 test must be performed at a government-approved laboratory or a laboratory of the World Health Organization.
  • Passengers must be tested at a government-accredited COVID-19 health facility: https://doh.gov.ph/licensed-covid-19-testing-laboratories
  • PRINTED Certificate from a government-approved laboratory or a laboratory of the WHO with the passenger’s name, passport number or ID which verifies that the passenger tested (RT-PCR) negative for COVID-19 by RT-PCR test 3 to 7 days before  departure (entering Vietnam)
  • All arriving passengers shall be subject to compulsory quarantine for 14 days and comply with existing regulations on Quarantine and Epidemic Prevention.

-          Foreign employees will be allowed to quarantine at the company’s factory, the company
    headquarters, or at a designated hotel/facility.

Required Forms

  • A Health Declaration Form must be completed before arrival. Passengers can fill out this declaration at the airport or submit it online via this link: https://tokhaiyte.vn/    
  • PH Bureau of Immigration (BOI) Declaration of acknowledging the risks involved in travelling. Click to download the BOI Declaration form.
  • Registration to the PAL Passenger Profile and Health declaration form as early as 5 days before departure via https://bit.ly/PALIntPPHD

Other Requirements


-          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:

-          http://www.mofahcm.gov.vn/mofa/en

Travel Advisory

  • As of November 18, 2020