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the United Arab Emirates Travel Restrictions

382.4 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
51.38% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 51.38% last week
Most visitors from Israel need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter the United Arab Emirates.

Outgoing travel to the United Arab EmiratesTraveling from Israel to the United Arab Emirates

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to the United Arab Emirates.
Exceptions

UAE nationals are exempt from doing the COVID‑19 PCR test prior to departing from the country of origin to Dubai. They will be tested on arrival in Dubai.

Children under the age of 12 and passengers with a severe or moderate disability are exempt from the PCR test.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering theUnited Arab Emirates.
Details and exceptions

Travelers who test positive for COVID-19 when arriving in UAE will be required to quarantine for 10 days in a government facility at their own expense.


Return travelReturning to Israel from the United Arab Emirates

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

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 the United Arab Emirates 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).


FAQs

  • Most visitors from Israel can enter the United Arab Emirates but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 10 days

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 10 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

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