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Myanmar Travel Restrictions

19.4 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
3.26% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 3.26% last week
Most visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter Myanmar.

Myanmar border status

Entry restrictions are extended for all travelers to the end of June due to COVID-19 pandemic.Foreign nationals who wish to travel to Myanmar by relief or special flights due to urgent official missions or compelling reasons, are asked to contact Myanmar mission for possible exception to certain visa restrictions.


Outgoing travel to MyanmarTraveling from Canada to Myanmar

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Myanmar.
Exceptions

Aside from presenting a negative PCR Test, all travelers who are granted permission to enter Myanmar will undergo a temperature check upon arrival.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 21 days upon entering Myanmar.
Details and exceptions

Complete 7 days home quarantine prior to the date of travel. Complete 7 days quarantine in a government facility or government approved hotel on arrival in Myanmar (allocated on arrival). Undertake a COVID-19 test after 7 days (at own expense). If the test is negative, complete another 7 days of home quarantine.

These rules are subject to change at short notice and the government of Myanmar can change quarantine periods for a number of reasons.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Myanmar

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Myanmar must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Myanmar will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.
Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Myanmar

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Myanmar but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 21 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 21 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

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