COVID-19 Protocols & Entry Requirements
International Travel Status
Open - Jordan reopened its borders for International guests on 10 September 2020.
Access into Jordan
As confirmed by the Jordan Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission (JCARC), International scheduled flights are allowed to operate from/to Jordanian airports.
Entry into the country is via Queen Alia International Airport. All land and sea borders are also open.
As received from Jordan Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission (JCARC), effective from 31st of March, International scheduled flights are allowed to operate from/to Jordanian airports.
Accordingly, the following to be applied on all inbound flights:
- Airlines are responsible to ensure the following requirements are met by all non-Jordanian passengers prior to boarding:
A) Non-Jordanian passengers are required to visit visitjordan.gov.jo portal prior to departure, complete the required form, and obtain the QR code which is mandatory to be presented to airline personnel prior to boarding and upon arrival.
- Jordanian passengers and their families, wives and children regardless of their nationality
- Transit passengers
B) Proof of health insurance is mandatory for non-Jordanians.
- Medical Tourism Patients
- Diplomatic QR holders (Diplomats and Employees of Regional and International Organizations and their dependents and family members holding diplomatic passports, special passports, or regular passports) have a permanent diplomatic QR code that its validity does not expire, and it is possible to return with this code to Jordan for several trips. Holders are exempt from:
- Health insurance
- Military QR holders, are allowed entry into Jordan provided health insurance for non-Jordanians.
RT- PCR tests are available in Jordan at labs approved by the Jordanian Ministry of Health. The cost of testing differs depending on the service provided and is based on the Ministry of Health pricing. Tests can be paid for either in cash or by credit card at the testing facility.
RT-PCR tests are available at local governmental labs, local private labs, drive throughs and some labs provide mobile testing (private specimen pickup from place of residence for guests). The cost and payment method differs according to the chosen service. Most labs are open from 09:00 to 17:00. For tests done through private labs the turnaround time for results is 24 hours (whether testing is performed at the lab premises or by mobile testing).
At the time of the test, the guest provides their passport copy, and then they take the test. A QR Code is given to the guest, so they can access the result without the need to return to the lab. Some labs in Jordan communicate the initial test results through PDF sent via text message (WhatsApp). However, some labs require individuals to pick up a hard copy of the results. For travel purposes, labs provide a stamped test result.
We are merely acting as a facilitator in order to assist Guests who require a COVID-19 test. Guests are solely liable for settling all COVID-19 related fees and costs which are paid for on the ground at the time of testing. All testing is carried out by third parties with no association or affiliation to us and we are not liable or responsible for any issues, delays or problems encountered during the testing process or the performance or non-performance of the testing facilities.
Please note: The above information has been researched with the utmost care. However, we can provide no guarantee of accuracy and the information and detail change regularly. Please always check travel restrictions both in your home country and the destination you are travelling to before you book and before travel.