updated: 20.11.2020

  Open for citizens: YES Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: NO Quarantine: YES

 Kuwait urges expats with expired visas to alter status or exit the country by Nov 30Officials said those found illegally residing in the country after November 30 will be deported and prevented from returning to Kuwait.

updated: 30.10.2020

  • Kuwaiti authorities have agreed to return nearly 1,000 foreign teachers and technicians stranded abroad due to travel restrictions in place to stem the spread of the new coronavirus, according to a newspaper report.
  • Kuwait International Airport is operating in the first phase (no more than 30% capacity) of its three-phase re-opening, and there are multiple outbound flights from Kuwait with connections to the United States.
  • Non-Kuwaiti passengers traveling from the following countries are prohibited from entering Kuwait until further notice: Afghanistan, Argentina, Armenia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Bosnia and Herzegovina, China and Hong Kong, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Egypt, France, Italy, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Iran, Kosovo, Lebanon, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Nepal, North Macedonia, Panama, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Spain, Syria, and Yemen. This also applies to any individuals who have been present in these countries in the two weeks prior to their travel to Kuwait. Individuals traveling from these countries may elect to quarantine in a country not listed above for two weeks before returning to Kuwait.
  • Kuwait has closed its land border with Iraq.



  source:https://kw.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/ https://travelbans.org/asia/kuwait/

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