SINGAPORE – Travellers from Singapore to Japan will not need to bear an on-arrival check or serve quarantine once they arrive in Japan from subsequent Wednesday (June 1).
In an replace on Japan’s Ministry of International Affairs web site on Friday (Might 27), Singapore has been categorised as having the bottom virus danger, below the “Blue” class, which includes 98 nations and territories.
There are a complete of three classes – Purple, Yellow and Blue – so as of descending virus danger.
Travellers from nations on the Blue record, together with the USA, China, Australia and South Korea, don’t must bear an on-arrival check or serve quarantine no matter their vaccination standing.
Nevertheless, they should current a destructive polymerase chain response (PCR) check taken as much as 72 hours earlier than their departure.
Solely small tour teams from nations on the Blue record will likely be allowed into the nation.
Japan introduced on Thursday that it’s going to open its doorways to small tour teams from June 10, however didn’t specify the utmost variety of individuals allowed in every tour group.
Leisure travellers who want to go to Japan should be part of guided excursions.
At the moment, vaccinated travellers from Singapore going to Japan must current a destructive PCR check taken as much as 72 hours earlier than departure and do an on-arrival check.
They don’t should be quarantined, however should apply for a visa.
Travellers from nations within the Purple class, resembling Fiji and Pakistan, are subjected to the strictest border measures, which embrace a obligatory on-arrival check and no less than a three-day quarantine.
Guests from nations within the Yellow class, resembling Egypt and Portugal, are additionally required to serve quarantine and bear an on-arrival check if they don’t have a sound Covid-19 vaccination certificates.
For these with the certificates, they needn’t full any check or quarantine.