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Sri Lanka covid travel advice
Explore Covid-19 statistics relating to new cases and the vaccine rollout in Sri Lanka plus up-to-date travel advice on entry requirements from government agencies.
Vaccine rollout (%)
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Sri Lanka covid live updates
- Travel advice for Sri Lanka - UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO)
- Travellers' health for Sri Lanka - Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka
- Coronavirus timeline in Sri Lanka - Our World in Data
- Latest info on travel to Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau
FCDO travel advice
Covid-19 vaccine rollout
Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in Sri Lanka showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially or fully vaccinated.
|As of 09/05/2022||Number of people||Percentage of population|
Covid-19 statistics - new cases
The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Sri Lanka recorded in the latest 7-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.
|Week ending||7-day average||7-day weekly change|
New cases 7-day average
The 7-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Sri Lanka recorded over the past 10 weeks.
The number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population for Sri Lanka is provided by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and is updated weekly.
Entry requirements & travel restrictions
Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Sri Lanka including entry requirements and the rules on pre-departure Covid-19 testing and quarantine.
- OOpen for tourism
- O*Open for vaccinated arrivals
- Q*Quarantine for unvaccinated
- VVaccination required
- T|VTest or vaccination required
- QQuarantine required
- TTest required
- T+VTest + vaccination required
- CClosed for tourism
Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Sri Lanka?
You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from Sri Lanka. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.
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