Information about negative COVID-19 test

Negative COVID-19 test requirement from passengers entering the United States from the People’s Republic of China

We inform you that, as announced by the CDC in their press release, air passengers boarding flights to the United States originating from the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau, will be required to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery.

This requirement goes into effect at 12:01 AM on January 5 2023, for all passengers two years of age and older. 

Tests must be administered no more than two days prior to departure from the PRC, Hong Kong, or Macau. 

In addition, this requirement will include:

  • passengers travelling from Republic of China via third-country transit
  • passengers connecting through the US;
  • passengers transiting Seoul Toronto and Vancouver, if they have been in the Republic of China in the last 10 days no more than 2 days before their departure to the United States