Central Asia entry rules

Central Asia entry rules as of May, 2022

Additional helpful and timely updated source: http://www.iatatravelcentre.com
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Kyrgyzstan

International Flights availability: Daily – Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Fly Dubai, Aeroflot .

COVID test requirements: Free entry without PCRs or vaccination certificates starting on May 01, 2022 for all foreign citizens.

Quarantine: Not required.

Visa-regime restrictions, if any: Visa-free for citizens of EU, USA, UK, AU etc.

Check your visa requirements | E-visa portal (if required)

Comments:  Nationals allowed to entry with tourism purpose: through the Airport – all; land borders — EU, UK, USA, Japan, Turkey, Russia and CIS, UAE. Full list is here.  Land border with Tajikistan is closed in both directions.

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Uzbekistan 

International Flights availability: Daily – Turkish Airlines, Fly Dubai, Uzbek Airways.

COVID test requirements: Free entry with any electronic or hard-copy vaccination certificate. 72 hrs PCR test before arrival (by air or land border) or on arrival (express test at port of entry for 30$, land borders only) for non-vaccinated travelers.

Quarantine: Not required.

Visa-regime restrictions, if any: Visa-free for citizens of EU, UK, AU.

Check your visa requirements | E-visa portal (if required).

Comments: No restrictions for inbound travel. Nationals allowed to entry with tourism purpose: through the Airport and land borders — any nationals.

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Tajikistan

International Flights availability: Turkish Airlines – daily, Fly Dubai – 1 time a week.

COVID test requirements: 72 hrs PCR test before arrival. Free entry with vaccination certificate issued in CIS countries. 

Quarantine: Not required.

Visa-regime restrictions, if any: Visa-free for EU, AU, USA, Japan. E-visa for citizens of UK and other nationals.

E-visa portal (if required).

Comments: With a properly and timely made COVID test there are no restrictions for inbound travel. Land border with Uzbekistan is available for crossing in both directions since March 15, 2022. Land border with Kyrgyzstan is closed in both directions.

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Kazakhstan

International Flights availability: Daily – Turkish Airlines, Fly Dubai, Air Astana. 

COVID test requirements: Free entry with electronic or hard-copy vaccination certificate of Argentina, Armenia, Belarus, Belize, Bolivia, Great Britain, Hungary, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Iran, Canada, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Moldova, Mongolia, Peru, San Marino, Serbia, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Philippines, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Sri Lanka, Ecuador, Estonia, Japan.

72 hrs PCR test before arrival for non-vaccinated travelers and citizens not mentioned above.

Quarantine: Not required.

Visa-regime restrictions, if any: Visa-free for citizens of EU, USA, UK, AU etc.

Check your visa requirements | E-visa portal (if required)

Comments: No restrictions for inbound travel. Nationals allowed to entry with tourism purpose: through the Airport and land borders — any nationals.

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Turkmenistan

International Flights availability: No regular flights.

COVID test requirements: TBD

Quarantine: TBD

Visa-regime restrictions, if any: Visa for all tourists with LOI.

Comments: Country is fully closed.