Local COVID information for “Manilla, Metro Manila, Philippines”

COVID Risk Level: MODERATE (COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Philippines. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated December 2021.)
Last updated: December 2, 2021, 2:09 pm

Government measures

The local government has imposed some restrictions.

While traveling in Philippines you will be required to follow the guidelines introduced by the local government. These regulations are based on risk levels and aimed at improving your safety.

National Restrictions

Use of mask

Required
The use of both a face mask and a face shield is required in all public spaces, enclosed environments, and while on public transportation.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is operating with social distancing rules in place. In high-risk areas, public transport is operating at a reduced capacity and is suspended during curfew hours.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open at reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Take-away or delivery services are available in high-risk areas where on-site dining is not permitted.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open at reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Bars are closed in high-risk areas to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs are closed in high-risk areas to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Certain non-essential businesses, including internet cafes, are open on a probationary status and at limited capacity.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current COVID risk in Manilla, Metro Manila, Philippines?

Currently the risk level is moderate. COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Philippines. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated December 2021.. The current R number is 0.641955643599406

Do I have to quarantine when I arrive?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

Do I have to wear a mask in Manilla, Metro Manila, Philippines?

Face masks are required.

Do I have to quarantine when I return to my country?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

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