Sri Lanka Covid-19 Travel Information

Summary of Sri Lanka Coronavirus Situation

Last Updated:

10 December, 2020
Since 28 November 2020, travellers returning to Scotland from Sri Lanka do not need to quarantine on return. Since 21 November 2020, travellers returning to England, Wales, or Northern Ireland from Sri Lanka do not need to quarantine on return. Local restrictions may differ between regions. Outbound flights to the UK are operating and repatriation flights have been suspended. Sri Lanka has announced that they are delaying the border reopening until further notice. There has been no information as to which countries will be allowed to enter Sri Lanka once borders do reopen. Mandatory health screenings and PCR tests can be expected for arrivals. In the meantime, Sri Lankan citizens arriving from abroad need to quarantine for 14 days.
Sri Lanka Travel Restrictions for UK Travellers

Border Status: *

Border Opening Date:

Quarantine in Force: **

Quarantine Duration (Days):

Quarantine In Force Until:


Travel Permitted for UK Nationals?:


* Although borders may technically be open for essential travel, for medical reasons, or travel from other countries, we list border status as “closed” until leisure travel restrictions are lifted for UK travellers.

** Quarantine in force refers to the quarantine status at the destination and not in the United Kingdom.

Additional Information

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Face Masks Usage:


Public Gathering Limit:


Health Certificate Required:


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