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COVID-19 travel restrictions: Tajikistan

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This article was published on July 27, 2022, and all the information in the article is correct as of this time. Before you book your trip, we highly recommend that you also check official sources for the most up-to-date travel requirements, as they are subject to constant change.

Can I enter Tajikistan?

You can enter Tajikistan provided you abide by the COVID-19 requirements.

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Can I enter Tajikistan if I am vaccinated?

You can enter Tajikistan if you are vaccinated. You are considered fully vaccinated if at least 14 days have passed after completing your vaccination course.

At present, the following vaccine drugs are approved in Tajikistan:

  • Vaxzevria (Oxford / AstraZeneca)
  • CoronaVac 
  • Moderna

Travel documents if I am vaccinated

  • A document confirming your vaccination status 
  • A COVID-19 PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before arrival

Can I enter Tajikistan if I am unvaccinated?

You can enter Tajikistan if you are unvaccinated. 

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated

  • A negative PCR test result taken no earlier than 72 hours before arrival

Can I leave Tajikistan?

There are no COVID-19 restrictions for leaving Tajikistan. 

Travel documents if I am vaccinated 

  • A document confirming vaccination status

Please ensure that you’ve checked the requirements of your destination country concerning COVID-19 tests for vaccinated travelers. 

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated 

  • A certificate of recovery from COVID-19 (no more than 180 days old before the day of crossing the border of a particular country)
  • A negative COVID-19 test result (the relevant period and kind of test may vary, please check the requirements of the destination country)

COVID-19 situation in Tajikistan currently

As of May 2022, the COVID-19 situation in Tajikistan is getting safer. Some basic COVID-19 regulations have already been lifted.

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Is it safe to travel to Tajikistan right now?

Yes, it is safe to travel to Tajikistan. Please note that COVID-19 measures, like requiring a vaccination certificate to enter the establishments, may vary depending on the region. However, the main requirement concerning masks has already been removed.

Is Dushanbe open for travel now?

The capital of Tajikistan is open for tourists now. Please note that there are the same countywide COVID-19 restrictions in place.  

Do I have to quarantine if I go to Tajikistan?

As of May 2022, you have to get self-isolated only if you have been chosen for random on-arrival testing until you receive the results.

How do I get a health pass to travel to Tajikistan?

Currently, all health apps from other countries are accepted in Tajikistan. Otherwise, you should carry printed-out copies.

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