Qatar Travel Restrictions

262.7 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
52.97% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 49.29% last week
Most visitors from Israel will not be allowed to enter Qatar.

Qatar border status

The travel restrictions do not apply to: -Qatari nationals; -The children and spouses of Qatari citizens; -Holders of a permanent residence permit in the State of Qatar; -Pre-approved QID resident permit holders through the Qatar portal; -Sponsored Work Permit/Employment visa holders.

Outgoing travel to QatarTraveling from Israel to Qatar

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Qatar.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Qatar.
Details and exceptions

Depending on country of origin, travelers will either be required to self-isolate at home for a period of 7 days, or go into a self-funded quarantine for 7 days, followed by 7 days self-isolation at home. Travelers who cannot self-isolate from home, can alternatively book a 14 night welcome home quarantine package instead. Visit Discover Qatar website for more information.

Quarantine Accommodation Reservation

Must quarantine for 7 days.

Contact-Tracing App

Travelers should download the App, Ehteraz.

Return travelReturning to Israel from Qatar

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Qatar must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Israel.

All passengers, including protected individual (vaccinated and individual who recovered from COVID-19) must present a PCR test. It must be written in English and the passport number of the tested person must be indicated.

All inbound international passengers must pay for COVID-19 (PCR) tests required for entry to Israel.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Qatar will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Israel.
Details and exceptions

This may be shortened to 10 days upon the completion of two negative coronavirus tests (one upon arrival and one after 9 days of self-isolation).

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Qatar

Masks:Required in public spaces.


  • Most visitors from Israel can enter Qatar but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 7 days

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 7 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Israel will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

  • Closed

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