This revised Covid-19 update has come into effect from 05th July.
Effective immediately, these updated travel procedures are something to pay attention to, before you plan your travels. The Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Committee has made some changes for citizens and expat residents returning to Abu Dhabi from abroad, effective from t05th July, Monday.
Maintaining utmost safety & focusing on details against the spread of Coronavirus, Abu Dhabi has strict ground rules for everyone to follow! Vaccinated travellers retuning to Abu Dhabi, no need to quarantine, arriving from green list destinations must take a PCR test on arrival, and take a PCR test on Day 6. When arriving from other destinations, they must take a PCR test on arrival, quarantine for seven days and take a PCR test on Day 6.
The protocol applies to vaccinated UAE citizens and residents who received their second dose at least 28 days earlier, documented in the vaccine report on Al Hosn app.
More importantly, non-vaccinated citizens and residents returning to Abu Dhabi from green list destinations must take a PCR test on arrival without the need to quarantine, and take a PCR test on Days 6 and 12. When arriving from other destinations, they must take a PCR test on arrival, quarantine for 12 days and take another PCR test on Day 11.