Data Last Updated: September 20, 2020
Kyrgyzstan has reopened for tourism, allowing travelers from certain countries to enter.
There are no mandatory testing or quarantine requirements.
Starting Sept. 1, all travelers coming from Uzbekistan will be exempted from the requirement to self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival.
Mask is required to be worn in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas.
Authorities in Kyrgyzstan are maintaining restrictions aimed at stemming the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as of June 26.
Authorities in Kyrgyzstan previously eased measures imposed to stem the spread of COVID-19. Shopping centers, outdoor markets, hotels, spas, car dealerships, places of worship, and many other nonessential businesses have now reopened, subject to social distancing requirements.
Small restaurants and cafes have also reopened, provided they maintain a distance of 1.5 meters (5 feet) between tables. Electricians and plumbers and other public utility services are allowed to operate. Kindergartens that pass a Ministry of Health inspection are permitted to open.
Airlines & Transport
Flights have already resumed at Manas airport along with the announcement of Kyrgyzstan’s reopening.
Status of Opening to Tourists
Information based on tourists place of residence being in that country for the last 14 days
United Arab Emirates
Antigua and Barbuda
Bosnia and Herzegovina
British Virgin Islands
Central African Republic
Democratic Republic of Congo
Isle of Man
Northern Mariana Islands
Papua New Guinea
Republic of Congo
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sao Tome and Principe
Svalbard and Jan Mayen
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos
U.S. Virgin Islands
Wallis and Futuna
Last Updated: September 10, 2020
The culture, nature, and magnificent sights that can be found only in Kyrgyzstan is now open again for tourism. However, Kyrgyzstan only reopened its borders for tourism to select countries as of August 21, 2020.
Who Can Enter Kyrgyzstan?
Here's the list of the current countries who can enter to Kyrgystan:
September 10 update: Kyrgyzstan will resume flights with Kuwait on Sept. 10 and with Uzbekistan on Sept. 20. In addition, travelers arriving from Kuwait or Uzbekistan are exempted from the mandatory 14-day quarantine requirement upon arrival. All passengers will be subject to health screenings, including a temperature check.
Are There Testing and/or Quarantine Upon Entry?
As of now, there are no mandatory testing or quarantine requirements if the traveler is coming from one of the above countries.
However, PCR testing might soon become a requirement for arriving passengers.
In addition, all passengers arriving into Kyrgyzstan will undergo a health screening upon arrival. That is to say if symptoms are detected, they may be required to quarantine.
Other Entry Requirements
A valid Visa or Visa On Arrival if applicable depending on which origin a traveler is coming from. Wearing of face masks is mandatory in Kyrgyzstan.
What's Open in Kyrgyzstan?
- Some hotels and accommodations.
- Public transportation in Kyrgyzstan is operating.
- Restaurants and cafes in Kyrgyzstan are open but bars remain closed.
- Unfortunately, non-essential businesses and attractions in Kyrgyzstan remain closed.
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Information for Non-Tourists
All nonresident foreign nationals remain indefinitely barred from entering the country via all ports of entry, including overland border crossings and airports.
Kyrgyz citizens and foreign nationals can leave the country.
Freight traffic remains unrestricted.
Kyrgyz nationals returning from countries with elevated disease activity will be placed in a mandatory quarantine facility for 14 days.Affected countries include, but are not limited to, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Iran, Norway, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, the UK, and the US.
8,902Cases Per Million
Graph of COVID-19 Cases In Last 30 Days