and regulations

Countries around the world have issued specific rules and regulations to limit the spread of COVID-19 and keep you protected when you travel. It’s really important that you read these guidelines before you travel, and follow them at all times.

New global travel restrictions are currently impacting travel across India, Kuwait, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and the UK. Check guidelines below for more details.

Testing in Abu Dhabi

Flying from Abu Dhabi? COVID-19 PCR testing is available across the UAE. Call G42 on +971 2 205 5999 for Abu Dhabi or visit to book at a LifeDx clinic.

COVID-19 global wellness insurance cover

COVID-19 global wellness insurance cover is included with every Etihad Airways ticket up to 31 March 2021 – just one of the ways we promise to keep you protected with Etihad Wellness.

Our COVID-19 global wellness insurance cover is an extension to your travel insurance, giving you extra peace of mind as you travel the world. If you’re diagnosed with COVID-19 whilst you’re away, we’ll take care of your medical expenses and quarantine costs.

For extra peace of mind and protection, we always recommend you purchase travel insurance before you fly.

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Plan your trip

Book a flight

Book your flight at If you are a UAE resident, you no longer require ICA approval to return to Abu Dhabi.

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Arrange a COVID-19 PCR test

Your COVID-19 PCR test must be carried out a maximum of 96 hours before your flight departure time.

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You’re fit to fly

When you receive your negative COVID-19 PCR test, you’re fit to fly. 

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Check travel regulations

Always check global travel regulations before you fly.

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Read our wellness guide

Find out about the steps we’re taking to make sure you feel safe and well when you travel with Etihad Wellness. 

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