Travel information for ‘Manilla, Metro Manila, Philippines’ travelling from ‘Bristol, UK’ on the 25th of December 2021

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Travel to Philippines is partially allowed from United Kingdom. Measures in place: exceptional travel, vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required, other medical measures, additional documents required and other restrictions.International travel to the Philippines is permitted for those with valid visas. It is necessary to comply with requirements to ensure entry is allowed.
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: November 23, 2021, 4:55 pm, Information source: Bureau of Immigration, Philippines

Other restrictions

Exceptional travel - Travel to this destination is allowed for specific exceptions
There are exceptions for former nationals and those with valid visas. Visa holders may be required to present a travel pass from the department that issued the visa. Further information on eligible travelers can be found on the travel advisory at https://immigration.gov.ph/#advisory Exemptions are revoked if a high-risk country has been visited in the previous 14 days. The list of countries is updated at https://immigration.gov.ph/#advisory

Vaccination

Vaccinated traveler exceptions - Travelers with a vaccination certificate can enter this destination with some exceptions
Travelers who present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of an approved vaccine, are required to quarantine for a shortened period of 10 days, or a further reduced period of 4 days if a pre-departure test is also provided. Vaccinated travelers that present a negative PCR test, taken within 72 hours of departure, must pre-book 4 days at an approved facility. Booking confirmation must be presented on arrival. Another test will be administered on day 3 and those testing negative will be released from quarantine and should self-monitor until day 14. Vaccinated travelers without a pre-departure must pre-book 6 days at an approved facility. Booking confirmation must be presented on arrival. Another test will be administered on day 5 and those testing negative must self-isolate at a private residence or accommodation until day 10. The list of approved facilities can be found at https://quarantine.doh.gov.ph/facilities-inspected-as-of-july-16-2021/

Quarantine

Quarantine required - Travelers are required to quarantine before or after entering this destination
Travelers are required to quarantine for 14 days on arrival. The first 8 days must be pre-booked at an approved facility and the booking confirmation must be presented on arrival. A PCR test will be administered on day 7, those with a negative result can complete the final 6 days of quarantine at a private residence or accommodation. Those testing positive must follow instructions from local health officials. The list of approved facilities can be found at https://quarantine.doh.gov.ph/facilities-inspected-as-of-july-16-2021/

Other medical measures

Other medical measures - There are medical measures in place to travel to this destination including forms of screening and/or monitoring on arrival
All passengers are subject to health screening on arrival, such as temperature checks and visual assessment.

Additional documentation

Additional documents required - There is additional documentation required to travel between these two locations
A 'case investigation form(eCIF)' must be completed 3 days before arrival and travelers must download and register on the Philippines contact tracing application 'Traze' mobile app.

Other restrictions

Other restrictions - There are other restrictions in place to travel to this destination
Travel restrictions vary significantly between regions and local restrictions are imposed. Travelers must request approval for entry from their Local Government Unit (LGU) and a letter of acceptance from the LGU is required to enter the local community. Travelers must immediately report their arrival to Baranggay officials and a 14-day quarantine period is usually required unless instructed otherwise by the LGU.

Todays Local Summary for "Philippines"

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

Can I travel to Manilla, Metro Manila, Philippines?

Travel to Philippines is partially allowed from United Kingdom. Measures in place: exceptional travel, vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required, other medical measures, additional documents required and other restrictions.

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

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.

Is public transport running in Manilla, Metro Manila, Philippines?

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.

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

Face masks are required.

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