Getting to Laos
Bordered with 5 countries there are many ways to get into Laos and you can be as adventurous as you dare.
Laos – Luscious landscapes, winding rivers, beautiful people. The country that has an experience to offer everyone, and will ensure you take away long lasting and treasured memories.
On 9 May 2022 Laos opened its borders.
Entry requirements into Laos are:
✅ All international borders are open for foreign travelers.
✅ Visa exemptions, visas-on-arrival, and E-visas are in place.
✅ Private and public transport vehicles are allowed to enter and exit Laos.
✅ Foreigners entering Laos who contract COVID-19 shall be responsible for their own treatment costs
–Fully Vaccinated Travelers–
✅ Certificate of Vaccination
Unvaccinated or Partially Vaccinated Travelers
❌ Certificate of Vaccination is not required
✅ ATK test result issued within 48 hours before departure to the Lao PDR, except for children under 12 years old
Other Major Changes:
The following processes and documents are not required:
❌ RT-PCR Test before departure
❌ ATK test on arrival for fully vaccinated travelers
❌ Proof of COVID-19 insurance
❌ Lao Green Pass registration
📄 Per the Notice from the Prime Minister’s Office 627/PMO, dated 07/05/2022
📝 Ministry of Information, Culture, and Tourism