Travel banned Countries to Sri Lanka

  1. Italy (14/03/2020 - 28/03/2020)
  2. South Korea (14/03/2020 - 28/03/2020)
  3. France (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  4. Spain (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  5. Germany (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  6. Switzerland (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  7. Denmark (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  8. Netherlands (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  9. Sweden (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  10. Austria (15/03/2020 - 29/03/2020)
  11. United Kingdom (16/03/2020 - 30/03/2020)
  12. Belgium (16/03/2020 - 30/03/2020)
  13. Norway (16/03/2020 - 30/03/2020)
  14. Qatar (17/03/2020 - 31/03/2020)
  15. Canada (17/03/2020 - 31/03/2020)
  16. Bahrain (17/03/2020 - 31/03/2020)
  17. All Countries (04/04/2020- Until Further Notice)
    (Passenger Arrivals only)

This is to inform all online carriers and offline carriers that according to the instructions received from Sri Lanka Health Authorities, all travel beginning from the United Kingdom, Belgium and Norway will be banned for a period of 2 weeks with effect from 2359hrs (local time in Sri Lanka) on 16th of March 2020.

The ban will commence on all flights arriving after 16th March 2359hrs (Local Time in Sri Lanka) and end on the 30th of March 2020 2400hrs (Local time in Sri Lanka)

Accordingly all airlines are strongly instructed not to board during the aforementioned period in any of their flights destined to Sri Lanka, any passenger who is either originating from the aforementioned States or who has been in any of those countries within the last 14 days.

The Quarantine Procedure would be:

  • Now to 2359hrs on 15th March 2020 – No Quarantine.
  • 0000hrs to 2359hrs on 16th March 2020 – Passengers will be sent to a quarantine center.