Travel to the Philippines
Visa on arrival for eligible nationalities is suspended and international connections/transit are no longer permitted.
Passengers travelling to the Philippines must take a COVID-19 RT-PCR test on arrival and undergo quarantine procedures in approved facilities while awaiting for the test results. The cost of quarantine accommodations shall be shouldered by the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) for land-based OFWs and by the local manning agency and/or Maritime Industry Authority for sea-based OFWs. OFWs must present their Overseas Employment Card (OEC) or Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) card at the time of check-in for validation.
Passengers, particularly Non-OFW (Overseas Filipino Workers), may undergo the required COVID-19 RT-PCR swab test at the accredited private testing centres established at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport at their own cost (approximately USD 80 or PHP 4,000).
It is mandatory to wear a face mask and face shield within the terminal and all public transportation in the Philippines.
Travel to Cebu
Travel to Clark
OFWs must complete the following forms:
Travel from the Philippines
Passengers travelling from Philippines to Dubai and beyond on Emirates must present a printed copy of a negative COVID-19 PCR test result certificate issued by a . The test must be conducted no more than 96 hours before departure. Bring an official printed certificate – SMS and digital certificates are not accepted. Passengers will also be required to undergo a COVID-19 PCR test on arrival in Dubai.
Passengers will only be accepted on the flight upon presenting the negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate at the time of check-in.