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)

Airlines are hereby informed that the maximum permitted transit time at BIA for any passenger transiting via BIA should strictly be not more than 12 hours.The concerned passenger must strictly have a confirmed onward connection out of BIA to an onward destination.

The Government of Sri Lanka invites all airlines to service Sri Lanka Airports BIA,MRIA,JIA and RMA upon lifting of the restrictions.Therefore please communicate the same to your head offices.

All other previous instructions issued by the Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka which are not amended by the above will continue to be applicable