Latest update 15 december 2020
update 15-december 2020
Until further notice, all practical exams sailor are canceled.
For now flights from and to Manilla are still possible.
update 23-november 2020
⚠️IMPORTANT: COVID-19 measures – Flying from France or the Netherlands to China
Effective 06 November (France) and 08 November (the Netherlands):
• All passengers travelling from France or the Netherlands to China will be required to take COVID-19 PCR and IgM anti-body tests within 2 days of boarding.
• All Passengers transiting CDG or AMS to China via connecting flights must take the first COVID-19 PCR and IgM anti-body tests within 2 days of boarding in the country of departure and then take both tests again in the transit country, France or the Netherlands.
For more information visit the China embassy websites and find a testing clinic:
• France: Visit the embassy website here, and find a qualified testing clinic here (testing is no longer available at CDG).
• The Netherlands: Visit the embassy website here. Testing is available at Schiphol Departures 2, get a Travel Clinic appointment here.
⚠️IMPORTANT: COVID-19 measures
There have been several travel updates in the last days in different countries and airlines:
✈️ AirFrance KLM
Due to the difficulties of getting PCR test at CDG and Schiphol Airport, AirFrance KLM has decided to close all future sales for International connecting itineraries to China until December 31st, 2020, effective November 5th. All existing bookings for International connecting passengers in the next 14 days will be cancelled.
🌍 Russian Federation
If you need to find a laboratory to do a PCR test in Russia, you can find the information here. (This website is in Russian)
Transit through Jordan is prohibited. For more information, check the IATA Travel Centre or contact the Jordanian Embassy.
Regulations to travel or transit through China have recently changed for different nationalities. Please, check if this applies to your case in the IATA Travel Centre.