At this time, only travelers with a valid visa can enter South Korea. International travelers are required to apply for a visa in advance at an embassy in order to travel to South Korea.
All valid short-term visas issued on or before April 5th, 2020, are temporarily suspended.
Visa-free entry and visa waiver programs have been temporarily suspended for nationals of countries imposing entry bans on Koreans.
Travelers who are not fully vaccinated must quarantine for 14 days on arrival in South Korea. Travelers may be tested during quarantine.
Travelers exempted from quarantine are:
-A1 or A2 visa holders
Travelers with a Quarantine Exemption certificate issued by the embassy before travel
Travelers who were vaccinated in Korea and whose vaccinations are registered with the Korean health system may be eligible to be actively monitored instead of undergoing quarantine.
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.
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).
Most visitors from Israel can enter South Korea but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days
Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 14 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, enclosed environments and public transportation.
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