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Total countries found: 178

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(GT)  

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🏙️ Guatemala City
🌍 Americas
🌍 Central America
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 16.18M people
🕒 Issued date: April 5, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ The Government of Guatemala has announced further movement restrictions until 12 April. During this time, you won't be permitted to travel across departments in Guatemala (i.e between states). Follow local authorities' advice and remain inside your residence. If you're in Guatemala and wish to leave, follow the Australian Embassy social media account for regular updates on departure options. See Local contacts for links. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We advise you: Do not travel to Guatemala.

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(RS)  

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🏙️ Belgrade
🌍 Europe
🌍 Southern Europe
👍 Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 7.08M people
🕒 Issued date: April 4, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ All international airports are closed until further notice and all borders are closed to non-Serbians. There is a nationwide curfew in place. The Government of Serbia has declared a State of Emergency. If you remain in Serbia, follow the advice of local authorities, take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID−19 and ensure you have arrangements in place for an extended stay. Keep in contact with family and friends back home so they know you're safe and well. We advise you: Do not travel to Serbia.

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(MW)  

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🏙️ Lilongwe
🌍 Africa
🌍 Eastern Africa
👍 Least Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 16.83M people
🕒 Issued date: April 4, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Malawi has declared a State of Disaster in response to COVID-19. All scheduled international flights are cancelled. Land borders are closed except for cargo and returning residents. Follow the advice of local authorities as restrictions may change at short notice. If you can't or don't want to leave Malawi, make arrangements for an extended stay and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We advise you: Do not travel to Malawi.

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(TH)  

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🏙️ Bangkok
🌍 Asia
🌍 South-Eastern Asia
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 65.33M people
🕒 Issued date: April 4, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ You can't enter Thailand, including for transit, except in extremely limited circumstances. A curfew is in place throughout Thailand between 10pm and 4am. Some provinces have more restrictive curfews. All hotels in Phuket and Phang Nga have been ordered to close. Phuket International Airport will close on 10 April. All roads and sea links between Phuket and the mainland are now closed. If you're in Thailand and you wish to leave, do so as soon as possible by commercial means. Follow the Australian Embassy social media accounts for regular updates on flights out (see Local Contacts for links). If you remain in Thailand, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We advise you: Do not travel to Thailand.

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(KH)  

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🏙️ Phnom Penh
🌍 Asia
🌍 South-Eastern Asia
👍 Least Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 15.63M people
🕒 Issued date: April 4, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Cambodia will not issue visas on arrival, e-visas or visa exemptions. If you travel against our advice, you need a valid visa and a medical certificate confirming a negative test result for COVID-19 issued within 72 hours of your date of travel. You'll also need a minimum of USD50,000 travel insurance coverage. If you arrived in Cambodia after 1 January 2020 on a tourist visit, your visa will automatically be extended and any overstay fees waived until you're able to depart. If you're in Cambodia and wish to leave, do so as soon as possible by commercial means. Follow the Australian Embassy on social media (see Local contacts for links) for updates on flight options leaving Cambodia. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities, minimise your exposure to COVID-19 and ensure you've arrangements in place for a possible extended stay. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Cambodia.

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(LV)  

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🏙️ Riga
🌍 Europe
🌍 Northern Europe
👍 Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 1.96M people
🕒 Issued date: April 4, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Latvia has declared a state of emergency due to COVID-19. You'll be allowed to leave Latvia if you can show proof of your travel itinerary to return home to Australia. There are currently no flights departing Latvia and options for departing are very limited. If you wish to leave, please get in touch with the Australian Embassy in Stockholm (see Travel and Local contacts sections). If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities, make arrangements for an extended stay and take care to minimise exposure to COVID-19. If your visa for Latvia expires during the state of emergency, Latvian authorities have advised that you won’t be penalised and you’ll be able to leave Latvia once restrictions are lifted. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Latvia.

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(LT)  

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🏙️ Vilnius
🌍 Europe
🌍 Northern Europe
👍 Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 2.87M people
🕒 Issued date: April 4, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Lithuania has strict measures in place to minimise the spread of COVID-19, including to enforce social distancing. Schools, museums, cinemas, restaurants and bars are closed, and public gatherings banned. Supermarkets and pharmacies will remain open. If you have symptoms of COVID-19, you'll be asked to self-quarantine or you may be directed to medical facilities. For information, call a 24/7 hotline on 1808 or email koronavirus@sam.lt. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We advise you: Do not travel to Lithuania.

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(CZ)  

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🏙️ Prague
🌍 Europe
🌍 Central Europe
👍 Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 10.56M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ If you’re in the Czech Republic and wish to return to Australia, do so as soon as possible by commercial means. Options are quickly diminishing. Act fast or you may miss a window of opportunity. Future scheduled flights may be cancelled at short notice. If you're staying, you're required to wear facemasks or alternative face coverings in public. Movement in public is restricted to essential tasks. Public gatherings of more than 2 people aren't permitted and a social distance of 2 metres must be maintained. Monitor the media, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. We advise you: Do not travel to Czech Republic.

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(SA)  

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🏙️ Riyadh
🌍 Asia
🌍 Middle East
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 32.25M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ All flights to and from Saudi Arabia have been suspended. Follow the Australian Embassy on social media for updates on any flight options leaving Saudi Arabia. See Local contacts for links. Curfews are in place: times vary between cities and regions. If you're Riyadh, Jeddah, Makkah or Madinah you cannot travel outside of the city limits. If you're in Saudi Arabia and you wish to leave, do so as soon as possible by commercial means. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities, take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19 and ensure you have arrangements in place for an extended stay. Keep in contact with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. For urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Saudi Arabia.

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🏙️ Honiara
🌍 Oceania
🌍 Melanesia
👍 Least Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 642K people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ The Australian High Commission in Honiara is temporarily closed due to Tropical Cyclone Harold. Follow the advice of local authorities and exercise caution around fallen trees, powerlines and flood waters. International flights in to and out of Solomon Islands are cancelled. If you're in Solomon Islands, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We continue to advise: Do not travel to Solomon Islands.

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(PA)  

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🏙️ Panama City
🌍 Americas
🌍 Central America
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 3.81M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ The Panama Government has imposed new movement restrictions based on gender. Women are only permitted to shop for essential supplies on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, while men can only do so on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. If you can't or don't want to leave Panama, refer to the list of essential services available on the Australian Embassy in Mexico website. Minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Follow the advice of local authorities by dialling 169 for the latest information. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Panama.

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(SG)  

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🏙️ Singapore
🌍 Asia
🌍 South-Eastern Asia
👍 Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 5.54M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Unless you’re a resident of Singapore, you won’t be able to enter or transit Singapore. If you are a long-term resident of Singapore seeking to return, you'll require approval from the Singapore Immigration and Checkpoints Authority and other relevant agencies before commencing travel to return to Singapore. This is in addition to meeting health check and quarantine requirements on arrival if you're permitted to return (see Travel). There are significant penalties for anyone who breaches restrictions. If you’re in Singapore and wish to return to Australia, do so by commercial means if you can as departure options are diminishing. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Singapore.

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(BZ)  

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🏙️ Belmopan
🌍 Americas
🌍 Central America
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 370.3K people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Belize has closed all its borders. There is a state of emergency and a curfew is in place from 8pm to 5am. If you can't or don't want to leave Belize, follow the advice of local authorities, ensure you've arrangements in place for a possible extended stay and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Belize.

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(HU)  

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🏙️ Budapest
🌍 Europe
🌍 Central Europe
👍 Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 9.82M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Hungary's borders are closed to non-EU citizens. Movement restrictions apply within the country and may change at short notice. People are to remain home, except in strictly limited circumstances. Essential shops such as grocery stores, pharmacies and petrol stations are open. Public gatherings are banned. You may be fined if you don't follow restrictions. If you're in Hungary and wish to leave, do so as soon as possible as commercial flight options are becoming limited. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the instructions of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Hungary.

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(MG)  

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🏙️ Antananarivo
🌍 Africa
🌍 Eastern Africa
👍 Least Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 22.43M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Madagascar has suspended all international and domestic flights, except for repatriation flights. Partial lockdown and a curfew from 8pm to 5am are in place in the Analamanga region (Antananarivo) and Tamatave. Movement is restricted with exceptions for essential services and pre-approved airport transfers. Public transport including buses and taxis are banned. Check with your airline, tour operator or accommodation provider for updates. If you can't or don’t want to leave Madagascar, contact the Australian High Commission in Mauritius (ahc.portlouis@dfat.gov.au) to register your details. If you're there, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Madagascar.

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(PE)  

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🏙️ Lima
🌍 Americas
🌍 South America
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 31.49M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ New movement restrictions have been imposed based on gender. Men are only permitted to shop for essential supplies on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Women can only do so on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. No one is allowed outside on Sundays. A strict curfew is in place from 6pm to 5am in parts of Peru; and 4pm to 5am in the regions of Tumbes, Piura, Lambayeque, La Libertad and Loreto. If you're in Peru and wish to leave, follow the Australian Embassy in Lima on social media for updates on potential departure flights. See 'Local contacts' for links. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We advise: Do not travel to Peru.

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(PK)  

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🏙️ Islamabad
🌍 Asia
🌍 Southern Asia
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 194.13M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Pakistan has closed its borders and suspended all international flights. Only a small number of flights may operate. If you wish to leave, contact your airline or travel agent as soon as possible for any possible flight options. You can also follow the Australian Embassy social media accounts for updates on flight options for leaving Pakistan. See Local contacts for links. If you can’t or don’t want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities and take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19. Ensure you have arrangements in place for an extended stay, and keep in contact with family and friends back home. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Pakistan.

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(LK)  

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🏙️ Colombo
🌍 Asia
🌍 Southern Asia
👍 Developing
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 20.97M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ Commercial flights out of Sri Lanka are diminishing and may soon cease entirely. If you want to return to Australia, do so as soon as possible. If you're staying, follow the advice of local authorities and take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19. Sri Lanka has implemented island-wide curfews and travel bans. Ensure you have arrangements in place for an extended stay and keep in contact with family and friends. We now advise you: Do not travel to Sri Lanka.

(ER)  

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🏙️ Asmara
🌍 Africa
🌍 Eastern Africa
👍 Least Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 5.35M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ The Eritrean Government has directed all citizens to remain in their homes. The International Airport in Asmara is now closed until further notice. If you can't, or don't want to leave Eritrea, follow the advice of local authorities, make preparations for an extended stay and reduce your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Keep in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. For urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Eritrea.

(SD)  

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🏙️ Khartoum
🌍 Africa
🌍 Northern Africa
👍 Least Developed
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 39.6M people
🕒 Issued date: April 3, 2020

⚠️ Do not travel

⚠️ International flights to and from Sudan are suspended. Long-haul bus travel between cities is also suspended. All border crossings and seaports are closed. There's a 6pm-6am curfew and penalties for breaking curfew. If you're in Sudan, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Sudan.

Travel safety finder for different countries - Travel risk map in 2020

Last updated: April 5, 2020

You can get travel safety advice like dont travel or reconsider your travel for different countries. These countries include Guatemala, Serbia, Malawi and Thailand. Find useful information on safety and security so you can be informed and get prepared. See a visual map of travel risks on the world map.