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Detailed Restriction/Reopening Information For Taiwan, Province of China
Data Last Updated: September 04, 2020

General Information

Substantially Closed

Taiwan is presently closed to travellers visiting for tourist purposes.

Returning citizens or those allowed entry are subject to mandatory testing and/or 14 day quarantine.

Taiwan Entry Regulations

Mask Requirement

Mask is required to be worn in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas where social distancing is not possible.

Internal Restrictions/Closures

Events are partially allowed in Taiwan. Indoor events that are attended by more than 100 people and outdoor gatherings that are attended by more than 500 people are not allowed.

Airlines & Transport

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) is allowing people to transit. However, passengers must connect with the same airline through TPE and limit connections in Taiwan to eight hours.

Officials have cleared China Airlines (CI), EVA Air (BR), and Cathay Pacific (CX) to operate transit flights. However, connecting flights to or from mainland China remain banned.

Taiwan is maintaining limits on flights to mainland China indefinitely. Under the measures, airlines are only allowed to fly to airports in Beijing (PEK), Shanghai (SHA, PVG), Xiamen (XMN), and Chengdu (CTU), though officials are reportedly planning to approve more cities in the coming weeks.

Public transportation has also resumed across the island. Officials have also installed thermal scanners at rail stations, airports, ports, post offices, and bus hubs. Staff will deny entry for any passenger with a fever.

Status of Opening to Tourists

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Information for Non-Tourists

All passengers must complete a quarantine survey before boarding and undergo quarantine for 14 days on arrival in Taiwan.

All foreign passengers entering Taiwan, except foreign passengers who hold a resident card, must present at check-in a PCR negative test result taken within 3 working days prior to departure.

The government is allowing international travelers to apply for entry to Taiwan for medical care; the measure does not include aesthetic procedures and health checks.

Applicants must apply at their local Taiwan diplomatic mission and present evidence of adequate health insurance, an affidavit for mandatory quarantine of 14 days, a health declaration, and a disease prevention plan from the treating facility.

Officials are allowing essential, short-term business travel for residents from countries on the CECC's low- and medium-risk location list.

Business travel must be less than three months for specific activities, such as product inspections, servicing, technical assistance or training, and finalizing contracts. 

Residents from Hong Kong and Macau can apply for entry for humanitarian and emergency reasons, to fulfill contractual agreements, or as part of a transfer within multinationals.

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Cases

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Deaths

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Cases Per Million
Recovering Well From COVID-19

Graph of COVID-19 Cases In Last 30 Days
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