COVID-19 Guideline, South Korea (2022.3.10 updated)

(2022.3.10 updated)

Did you pack your masks? ????
Wearing a mask outside and inside is mandatory in Korea.

Here is theCovid-19 guideline you should be aware of before flying to Korea.


A certificate of negative PCR test result tested within 48 hours prior to a departure date.

✅ A PCR test result need to be written in Korean or in English. A translation certificate is necessary if written in other languages.

Children under 6 are not required to present a PCR test result.

✅ You need to look for a place where you can stay by yourself if you need to self-quarantine. Don’t forget you cannot share a bathroom too!


☑️ Travelers from all countries/regions are required to quarantine for 7 days.

☑️ Long-term stay travelers are required to take RAT (Rapid Antigen Test) and short-term stay travelers are required to take PCR on their last day of quarantine.

☑️ If a vaccination certificate is needed, you can visit nearby Public Health Center with vaccination documents.

☑️ If you are over 60, you can take a PCR test at clinics or Public Health Centers if needed.

Helpful websites ????

Results of RAT. Left is positive and right is negative.

Social Distancing Regulations

➡️ For personal gatherings, up to 6 people can get together regardless of vaccination.

➡️ For public gatherings (such as rallies, weddings, funerals, etc.), up to 299 people can get together regardless of vaccination.

➡️ For religious gatherings, up to 30% (up to 299 people) of the facility capacity is possible regardless of vaccination.

➡️ The closing hour for all multi-use facilities is 23:00.

  • Multi-use facilities include restaurants, cafes, bars, pubs, clubs, singing rooms, movie theaters, saunas, indoor gyms, PC rooms, casinos, party rooms, etc.


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