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Kuwait Travel Restrictions

79.07% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 79.05% last week
Most visitors from the United States, regardless of vaccination status, can enter Kuwait.

Kuwait entry details and exceptions

Foreign citizens regardless of their vaccination status and purpose of travel can enter Kuwait.


Outgoing travel to KuwaitTraveling from the United States to Kuwait

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from the United States are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Kuwait.

Details and exceptions
Travelers are not required to present a certificate of vaccination, certificate of recovery from COVID-19, or a COVID-19 test.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from the United States are not required to quarantine after entering Kuwait.

Details and exceptions
Travelers are not required to quarantine upon entry to Kuwait.

Return travelReturning to the United States from Kuwait

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Kuwait must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departure to the United States.

Details and exceptions
Effective:December 6th, 2021: A COVID-19 negative test result taken within 1 day before departure must be presented to the airline before boarding your flight. This applies to ALL incoming air travelers, regardless of vaccination status or nationality.
Children under the age of 2 are exempt from test requirements as well as travelers who have both valid proof or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 in the past 90 days and a letter from a valid healthcare authority who has stated that they are cleared for travel. Refer to the CDC Website for more details.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Kuwait are not required to quarantine upon entering the United States.

Details and exceptions
Foreign nationals (non-U.S. citizens and non-U.S. immigrants) who are not fully vaccinated and are permitted to travel to the US by air by meeting certain vaccine exemptions are required to self quarantine for 7 days, unless they have a valid COVID-19 recovery document.
Travelers should also follow state and local requirements and recommendations after travel.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Kuwait

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions

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