Covid-19 Update

Please check the following before you travel to Jordan:


  • Before you travel
  • Boarding / Pre Arrival
  • Arriving at the airport
  • During your stay in Jordan
  • COVID-19 update
  • FAQs
Before you travel
Before you travel

Before you travel

  • Ensure you meet the entry visa requirements to visit Jordan.
  • All passengers arriving in Jordan from any point of origin need to present a negative PCR test result conducted within 120 hours of departure by a nationally recognized body or a verified vaccine certificate. Electronic payment (JOD28 per passenger) must be made for a second PCR to be conducted upon arrival to Jordan on www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo before arrival and passengers must have valid travel insurance that covers COVID-19.
  • Children under the age of 5 are exempt from having a pre-travel PCR result and the PCR test upon arrival to Jordan.
Boarding / Pre Arrival
Boarding / Pre Arrival

Boarding / Pre Arrival

  • All passengers need to present their negative PCR test or vaccine certificate along with the QR code for their local PCR test and the travel insurance to the check-in desk prior to departure.
Arriving at the airport
Arriving at the airport

Arriving at the airport

  • All passengers arriving in Jordan will have their temperature checked with a thermal screening device.  
  • Hand sanitizing stations are available throughout the airport.
  • A PCR test will be conducted upon arrival at the airport and the result will be sent to the passenger 3-6 hours later via SMS and email. The passenger does not have to wait at the airport for the test result.
During your stay in Jordan
During your stay in Jordan

During your stay in Jordan

  • Travelers should expect to have regular temperature checks at hotels, restaurants and tourism sites.
  • Currently, a daily curfew is enforced beginning at 6 PM for businesses and 7 PM for individuals and extends until 6 AM the following day. Delivery services for restaurants and pharmacies will remain available until 2 AM.
COVID-19 update
COVID-19 update

COVID-19 update

COVID-19 Travel Update – April 28th

The government has announced that the Friday lockdowns will be canceled starting April 30th with the remaining curfew restrictions remaining in place whereby the daily curfew begins at 6 PM for businesses and 7 PM for individuals and will extend until 6 AM the following day.  

for more information about COVID-19 status in Jordan, please visit corona.moh.gov.jo


COVID-19 Travel Update – March 12th

The Jordanian government has announced new COVID-19 restrictions. Starting on the 13th of March the daily curfew will begin at 6 PM for businesses and 7 PM for individuals and will extend until 6 AM the following day, delivery services for restaurants and pharmacies will remain available until midnight. The re-imposed Friday lockdowns will resume beginning from 7 PM on Thursdays until 6 AM on Saturdays.  

For more information about COVID-19 status in Jordan, please visit corona.moh.gov.jo


COVID-19 Travel Update – February 26th 2021

The Jordanian government has announced it has re-imposed lockdowns on Fridays in addition to new curfew hours. Friday lockdowns starts on Thursday at 10 PM and ends on the following Saturday at 6 AM. As for the daily curfew hours they have been changed to start at 9 PM for commercial establishments and 10 PM for individuals and ends the next morning at 6 AM.


COVID-19 Travel Update - January 14th 2021

Self quarantine will no longer be required for passengers arriving to Jordan.

A valid PCR (Negative) test is required that has been done within the past 72 hours, and another PCR mandatory test will be given at the airport for all arrivals above 5 years of age at their own expense

On the 20th of January the platform www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo will no longer be used for travelers arriving by air 


COVID-19 Travel Update - September 17

Institutional quarantine will no longer be required for passengers arriving to Jordan as of September 23rd 2020 and will be replaced by a seven-day home quarantine.

For visiting Jordan please visit www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo


COVID-19 Travel Update - September 8 

The Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has announced that international flights into Jordanian airports will resume on the 8th of September 2020. Countries and regions have been categorized depending on strict health measures into green, yellow and red areas with each category having its own specific requirements for travel and entry into Jordan. These measures and the procedure of approval for flying into the country can be found on www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo

For any inquiries regarding entering Jordan please visit the website or contact info@visitjordan.gov.jo

COVID-19 update - June 6 

The wait is finally over. All domestic tourism destinations are now open at full capacity for locals and expatriates residing in Jordan; however, as we venture into this new long-awaited chapter, let’s keep in mind the necessity of distancing, hygienic practices and all rules, regulations, recommendations and preventative measures stated by the Ministry of Health and health authorities.

We are also looking forward to seeing international tourists coming back soon…

For more information on COVID-19 in Jordan click here.


COVID-19 update - April 19 

COVID-19 is being effectively monitored, controlled and treated in Jordan. The Ministry of Health and Royal Medical Services are actively monitoring the situation and working with the World Health Organization and other international partners. We know that COVID-19 remains top of mind for many travelers. Jordan has taken a lead to get ahead of the curve and took extreme quarantine measures early on to protect citizens, visitors and guests. Jordan has been successful in flattening the curve, maintaining it while making sure that citizens were also taken care of.

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Jordan Tourism Board and our industry partners will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation in other countries closely and assess potential impacts in our region. We are committed to providing updates as new information becomes available. While the world today is clouded in uncertainty, we believe in the allure of travel. Whether you have an upcoming trip, you've postponed your plans, or you’re thinking about a future journey, it's still okay to dream.

Jordan will be ready when you are.


FAQs
FAQs

FAQs

  • Is Jordan travel safe? What safety precautions are in place regarding COVID-19?

    The national vaccination program campaign commenced in the first quarter of 2021 and is progressing at a great pace. The Ministry of Health (MoH) alongside other relevant authorities continue to prioritize, monitor, and assure the safety and the well-being of all visitors to, and residents of Jordan as the utmost priority. Strict SOPs are being followed by all tourism sectors.


  • What are the required measures when departing from Jordan

    When leaving Jordan if a PCR test is needed for return to the destination or origin it can be done in any private lab in Jordan or at the lab located at the departure terminal

 

  • If I show symptoms on arrival at the Airport and test positive, what should I expect?

    If the test result is positive then self-isolation is needed for 10 days as per the MoH protocols, for a free doctor consultation please call 111 and if symptoms require hospital admission then the passenger’ travel issuance should be activated.


  • Following arrival, what are the procedures for exiting the Jordanian Airport?
    All airport transportation is available and running even during partial and full curfews.


  • Is there going to be a mandatory quarantine for tourists?
    If the test upon arrival is negative, then no quarantine is needed.