COVID-19 UAE: Abu Dhabi travel 'green list' updated

More countries added to list of destinations from where travellers are exempted from quarantine

Image use for illustrative purpose. People travelling through Abu Dhabi airport.

Image use for illustrative purpose. People travelling through Abu Dhabi airport.

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UAE - The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has updated its ‘green list’ destinations.

Passengers arriving from these destinations will be exempt from mandatory quarantine measures after landing in Abu Dhabi. They will only be required to undergo PCR testing upon arrival at the Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Countries, regions, and territories included within the ‘green list’ will be regularly updated based on developments internationally.

Inclusion in the list is subject to strict criteria of health and safety to ensure the well-being of the UAE community. The list also only applies to countries the passengers are arriving from rather than their citizenship.

The updated Green List as of January 25:

>> Australia

>> Bahrain

>> Brunei

>> China

>> Falkland Islands

>> Greenland

>> Hong Kong (SAR)

>> Maldives

>> Mauritius

>> Mongolia

>> New Zealand

>> Oman

>> Qatar

>> Saudi Arabia

>> Singapore

>> St. Kitts and Nevis

>> Thailand


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