Iran, Islamic Republic of: COVID-19 Travel Information

Information for flying from the UK to Iran, Islamic Republic of

This information is provided for customers flying to Iran, Islamic Republic of from the UK. From here you can see the latest infection numbers, entry requirements, travel restrictions, and availability for flights and hotels. Iran, Islamic Republic of Currently has a traffic light status of green. and PCR entry test requirements are listed as: PCR Required, Should not be older than 72 hours(Book Online)PCR Required, Should not be older than 72 hours(Book Online)

Iran, Islamic Republic of is currently the 37th most popular travel destination from the UK which is the same as last month.

Iran, Islamic Republic of
Traffic Light Status: green

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Return to UK: Green Requirements

Passenger Locator Form Not Required
Pre-departure Test at Destination Recommended
Hotel Quarantine Not Required
Self-isolation Not Required
Test to Release Not Required
Antigen Testing Not Required
Further Covid Testing Not Required

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Entry Requirements

Entry Status Closed from the UKOpen from the UK
Tests PCR Required, Should not be older than 72 hours(Book Online)PCR Required, Should not be older than 72 hours(Book Online)
Quarantine Not RequiredNot Required

Additional Restrictions

Mask Required in some cases
Public Transportation Operating
Restaurants Open in low-risk areas
Disclaimer: The information on this page is provided by a third-party and therefore we can not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information. It is imperative that you confirm entry restrictions, either from the UK Government website, or your travel operator.
Iran, Islamic Republic of Flag
Current Time in Tehran: 16 May 2022 08:12 am
clear sky
Currently in Tehran it is 25°C with clear sky
1 Pound Sterling (GBP) = 51,925.44 Iranian Rial (IRR)
SameSame as last month
Current Travel Popularity: 37/230
UK to Iran, Islamic Republic of

COVID-19 Statistics

Total Cases 7,228,051
New Cases 368
Population 85,998,032
Last Updated 16 May 2022 04:41am

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Iran's borders remain closed, while some domestic restrictions are being lifted.

Can I Travel to Iran?

  • Iran's borders are closed for travelers. Vaccinated travelers from safe countries can enter.
  • Flights from countries considered high-risk are suspended.
  • Foreign travelers must be fully vaccinated prior to traveling to Iran.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Iran?

  • Anyone arriving to Iran will be required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours, or quarantine for 14 days in a government facility.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Iran?

  • Anyone arriving in Iran will be required to present a negative PCR test, or quarantine for 14 days in a government facility.
  • Vaccinated arrivals must show proof of vaccination.

Is public transportation open in Iran?

Public transportation in Iran is operating, however travel to and from high-risk areas is banned.

Are restaurants and bars open in Iran?

Restaurants, cafes and bars are closed in high-risk areas.

Are businesses and attractions open in Iran?

  • Non-essential businesses and attractions are closed in high-risk areas, and a full lockdown is in place.
  • There are some restrictions on unvaccinated individuals.
  • Large events such as concerts and sports matches remain either cancelled.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Iran?

Wearing a face mask is required in enclosed public places and on public transport.

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