Updated on December 2, 2021 per National COVID-19 Task Force Circular Note Addendum No. 23/2021 and Circular Note of Directorate General of Immigration of the Ministry of Law and Human Rights on November 27, 2021
To help stop the spread of new variant of SARS-Cov-2, B.1.1.529 or also known as “Omicron variant", the Indonesian Government has implemented additional measures for international travelers who wish to enter Indonesia.
Effective on October 14, 2021, the Indonesian government has re-opened Indonesia for international tourists. Only citizens of the following 19 countries can enter Indonesia on tourist/limited stay visas, including but not limited to Bahrain, China, France, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, and United Arab Emirates.
All international tourists may only enter Indonesia via Bali (Ngurah Rai International Airport) and or Riau Islands (Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport). To enter Indonesia, they are required to have the following:
PCR Test Requirement (Updated)
To enter Indonesia, all travellers are required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test which sample was collected within 72 hours of their departure.
Some transit countries, such as Singapore, require shorter sample COVID/PCR Test of 2x24 hours. Please visit the transit country official authority website or consult with respective Airline for more information.
COVID-19 Vaccination Card (COVAX)
Effective July 6, 2021, the Indonesian Government required all exempted international travellers to present COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card in digital or hard copy upon check-in and arrival in Indonesia until further notice. The Indonesian Government recognizes the following vaccinations, including but not limited to two-doses of Pfizer or Moderna or Sinovac, AstraZeneca dan Sinopharm and single-dose of Johnson & Johnson. The card/certificate will be accepted in English and other foreign language.
Electronic Health Alert Certificate (e-HAC)
All international travelers are required to complete e-HAC before travel. Please download “Peduli Lindungi" app in your Apple Store or Android Play to complete the e-HAC. You will get a unique barcode at the end of the process and will have to show it upon check-in and arrival.
Effective October 15, 2021, the Indonesian Government designated the following entry points for international travellers, namely Jakarta (Soekarno Hatta International Airport and Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport) and North Sulawesi (Samratulangi International Airport - Manado).
Effective on November 29, 2021, foreign nationals who have lived or transit in the following countries; Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Hong Kong, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe are barred from entry Indonesia.
Indonesian nationals who transit or have lived in the “Omicron variant" countries may be able to enter Indonesia with a 14-day mandatory quarantine.
For other international travelers will have to undertake 10 days of quarantine effective immediately on December 2, 2021 until further notice.
Click here for quarantine facilities in Jakarta.
Two PCR tests will be administered during the quarantine. The first test will be on the first day/arrival while the second will be taken one day prior to check-out. The healthcare provider will come to your hotel to collect the sample. Those will be on the traveller’s expense. Please consult with the hotel marking department for the test arrangements and fees.
If you are tested positive, you will be referred to designated Indonesian hospital/health facility conducted by the Indonesian Government at your own expense.
Foreign Nationals Travel Protocol Intending to Leave Indonesia
To have the clearance, all foreign travellers shall provide valid passport and itinerary and present them to the port authorities upon check-in.