Bali Reopening Details

It’s Time For Bali

Bali reopened to fully vaccinated tourists from selected countries from 14th October 2021.

All visitors must be fully vaccinated, have a recent negative PCR test and then pass temperature checks and a further PCR test on arrival. Everyone must quarantine in an approved mandatory quarantine facility hotel – full list is available here.

We advise anyone thinking of travelling to Bali to check all current details listed on official Indonesia information sites. We accept no responsibility for changes to local or international regulations or any errors or omissions to this information which is provided as a guide only.

Permitted Countries

An initial 19 countries are permitted to resart international flights to Bali and the Riau Islands:

  • Asia – China, India Japan & South Korea
  • Australasia – New Zealand
  • Europe – France, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain & Sweden
  • Middle East – Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia & United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Preparing for Travel


The Indonesian Ministry of Law and Human Rights has launched an electronic visa (e-Visa) application system.

This was launched to assist foreign travellers and make the process as simple as possible.

The Free Visit Visa Waiver and Visit Visa on Arrival are temporarily suspended.

Below are the valid Visas or Stay Permits allowed to enter Indonesia:

  • Diplomatic and official/service Visa;
  • Visit Visa;
  • Limited stay permit Visa;
  • Diplomatic residence permits and official residence permits;
  • Limited stay permit (KITAS) and residence permit cards (KITAP)
  • Kartu Perjalanan Pebisnis Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (KPP APEC)

Visa applications can be submitted online through

Prior to Travel

You must:

  • Provide a full-dose vaccination certificate (at least 14 days before arrival)
  • Download PeduliLindungi app
  • Register e-PCR
  • Verify your e-Hac
  • Register e-CD (Electronic Custom Declaration)
  • Provide proof of your 5-days quarantine hotel booking
  • Proof of negative PCR result (max 72 hours before arrival)
  • Prepare immigration documents
  • Have proof of required travel insurance


Entry Screening

On arrival at the airport all travellers will be required to:

  • Provide a body temperature check. Those below 38 centrigrade pass to next stage, anyone over will have a medical check, if they pass will move to next stage, those that fail will be sent to the nearest hospital.
  • Submit mediv=cal documents check and scan e-HAC QR codes
  • PCR test
  • Immigration check
  • Collect baggage
  • Customs check including scanning e-CD QR code
  • Wait for PCR test result in holding area
  • If PCR test is negative proceed to quarantine hotel
  • If PCR test is positive transfer to nearest hospital

In Bali

Day 1-5

All arrivals are required to undergo mandatory quarantine for 5 x 24 hours (14 x 24 hours depending on the escalation COVID-19 case of the origin country). The requirements are as follows:

  • For Indonesian citizens within the category of migrant workers, students that have finished education, and civil servants on duty, the quarantine facilities provided by the Indonesia government are free of charge.
  • For Indonesian citizens (not on the criteria for the previous points) and foreigners in self-funded quarantine accommodation (hotels/inns) recommended by the COVID-19 Task Force and have met the terms and conditions of the Indonesian Hotel and Restaurant Association and the Ministry of Health.

Four days after self-quarantine from the date of arrival, another RT-PCR test will be conducted. If the test shows a negative result, after 5 days of quarantine, you will be declared as completed quarantine. If the RT-PCR test shows positive result then you will have to undergo the following procedures:

  • Treatment in centralized isolation facilities for asymptomatic people and people with mild symptoms.
  • Treatment at a referral hospital for people with moderate and severe symptoms.

Once you have completed your quarantine, always comply with the health protocols by keeping necessary habits such as keeping your distance, wearing a mask in public places, and washing hands regularly.


Visitors departing Bali will need to pass thermo scanner body temperature checks prior to proceeding through security and immigration.

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