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82 countries on Abu Dhabi's green list that are exempt from quarantine
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The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi revealed the updated “Green List” for travelers coming to Abu Dhabi, in support of easing travel procedures while adhering to the approved protocols to ensure the health and safety of everyone.

The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi revealed the updated “Green List” for travelers coming to Abu Dhabi, in support of easing travel procedures while adhering to the approved protocols to ensure the health and safety of everyone.


All travelers (both vaccinated and non-vaccinated) coming from the countries included in this list will be exempted from the quarantine period in the emirate, and they must present a negative result of the Covid-19 examination (PCR analysis) received within 48 hours at most before the departure date, and conduct a second examination. Upon arrival at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Passengers who are fully vaccinated and who are coming from one of the countries of the updated “green list” will be required to take another Covid-19 test (PCR analysis) on the sixth day of their arrival at Abu Dhabi International Airport (the arrival date is the first day). As for non-vaccinated travelers coming from one of the “green list” countries, they must take a Covid-19 examination (PCR analysis) on the sixth and ninth days from the date of their arrival at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

The updated green list entered into force at 12:01 this morning, and includes:
Spain, Australia, Estonia, Israel, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Jordan, Ecuador, Albania, Bahrain, Brazil, Portugal, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Czech, Montenegro, Denmark, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, China, Kuwait, Germany, Hungary, Morocco, Kingdom United States Norway Austria United States Japan Greece Indonesia Uzbekistan Ukraine Iceland Italy Brunei Belgium Bulgaria Belize Bhutan Burma Burundi Poland Bolivia Belarus Thailand Taiwan (People’s Republic of China) (• Turkmenistan• Chile• Tunisia• Comoros• Maldives• Republic of Ireland• Georgia• Russia• San Marino• Sultanate of Oman• Slovakia• Slovenia• Singapore• Switzerland• Seychelles• Serbia• Tajikistan• France• Finland• Cyprus• Kyrgyzstan• Qatar • Kazakhstan • Croatia • Canada • South Korea • Colombia • Luxembourg • Liechtenstein • Malta. Mauritius Moldova Monaco New Zealand Netherlands Hong Kong (SAR China)