Check out the Updated China Travel Requirements for 2022

China Travel Requirements for Arriving passengers from the Philippines: This is the updated advisory for traveling passengers arriving in China. This is sourced from Philippine Airlines COVID travel advisories.

These travel requirements are for travel to China only. Looking for information when arriving in the Philippines from abroad? Check out the COVID Travel Requirements for foreigners or returning overseas Filipinos arriving from abroad. Or click here for General Travel Requirements for Destinations Within the Philippines.

Covid China Travel Requirements

China Travel Requirements per Philippine Airlines Advisory: Guangzhou, Jinjiang, Beijing, Shanghai, Xiamen

China Travel Requirements: Allowed Travelers

  • Chinese Nationals
  • Foreigners or Non-Chinese nationals who hold valid residence permits for work, private affairs, or reunion are allowed to enter Mainland China. Travelers holding expired residence permits may apply for a renew visa via the Chinese embassy if their purposes of visiting remain unchanged.
  • Non-Chinese nationals coming to the mainland of China for necessary economic, trade, scientific or technological activities or out of emergency humanitarian needs may apply for visas at Chinese embassies or consulates
  • Taiwan residents are allowed to enter Xiamen by the valid Mainland Travel Permit for Taiwan Residents or using the Taiwan ID card to apply for a landing visa (a Single Travel Permit for the Taiwan Resident)

China Travel Requirements: General Requirements

Medical Documents

  • Negative COVID-19 RT-PCR and Serum Antibody Test Results valid within 3 days (72 hours) before boarding

Travel Documents

Quarantine Requirements

  • All travelers are required to undergo a 14-day quarantine at a quarantine hotel or a designated quarantine facility
  • Travelers may be required to be tested for COVID-19 depending on the arrival city.

China Travel Requirements per Cebu Pacific Advisory: Canton

Updated as of June 20, 2022

For guests flying to Canton, please present printed copies of the following travel requirements to be accepted for flight:

China Travel Requirements for Chinese Nationals

  • Passport
  • Health Declaration Form – submitted via WeChat or through this link. Save a printed/digital copy of the QR code at the end of the form.
  • Health Code for PCR Test Approval (with “HS” marked in the middle, and should be color green)
  • A negative PCR test result, conducted within 48 hours before boarding

China Travel Requirements for Non-Chinese Nationals:

  • Valid Visa for China – date of issuance should be after November 3, 2020
  • Permanent Residence Card
  • Diplomatic, courtesy passport
  • Crew Visa
  • Health Declaration Form – submitted via WeChat or through this link. Save a printed/digital copy of the QR code at the end of the form.
  • A negative PCR test result, conducted within 48 hours before boarding
  • Certified Health Declaration Forms – click here to apply.

All arriving guests will be required to undergo a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival. This is free of charge. There is also a mandatory 14-day hotel centralized quarantine upon arrival at the guest’s expense.

All guests exiting the Philippines are required to print and fill out the Bureau of Immigration form before your flight. Click here to download the form and have it ready upon check-in.

These are the China Travel requirements we have as of the date indicated. Requirements may change from time to time without prior notice. Please continue checking with the government of China for the complete list of entry requirements (e.g., visa, waiver forms, etc.) depending on your nationality.

COVID China Travel Requirements for Arriving Local Passengers Disclaimer: Please note that there may be multiple travel requirements for each international destination. These rules are subject to change by the issuing foreign government authority and are issued for our passengers and the public’s safety. As these requirements may change at short notice, the advisories above serve as a general guide.

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