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Travel requirements

Read all about testing, test centres, vaccination, health declarations and entry requirements here.

COVID-19 test locations

If you need a negative COVID-19 test result before departure, please check these overviews below of test locations.

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Test locations for passengers departing from Korea

Test locations

Incheon Airport COVID-19 Testing Center

PCR, Antigen and Antibody tests are available at Incheon Airport COVID-19 Testing Center located at the 1st basement in Ternminal2. The center opens from 09h00 ~ 18h00 (subject to change). Reservation is mandatory and is available through www.airport.kr or Tel +82.32.741.9000. For details about the PCR test result, expense etc please check the official homepage below.

Incheon Airport official homepage

Latest information about Korea

1. Check your flight status

KLM is the only European airline that never suspended flight operation from Seoul to Europe during Covid-19 crisis. We are currently operating 5 weekly flights since June 29 2020. You can find more detailed flight schedule as below and please check the travel and entry restrictions of each country for the passengers departing from Korea at the following link: KLM TravelDoc.

FLIGHTROUTESCHEDULEOPERATING DAYS
KL855Amsterdam-Seoul21:10 - 15:40 +1November 14 ~ December 11: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday / 5 weekly
KL855Amsterdam-Seoul21:10 - 15:40 +1December 12 ~ March 26:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday / 4 weekly
KL856Seoul-Amsterdam00:55 – 04 :35November 15 ~ December 12: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday / 5 weekly
KL856Seoul-Amsterdam00:55 – 04 :35 December 13 ~ March 27: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday / 4 weekly

*Above flight operation dates are subject to change without notice. Updated on November 19, 2021.

• Please read the latest updates, all details on booking flexibility. • You can check your flight status or view your flight details in My Trip. Currently the cancelled flight KL856 (from Seoul to Amsterdam) can be displayed as normal operation even though it will not be operated. Flight cancellations will be carried out sequentially in our reservation system and we are very sorry for the inconvenience. Need help? Most likely, we’ve answered your question in our overview of frequently asked questions. If you have any other questions or remarks, feel free to contact us. Details can be found at the bottom of this page. Please note that there are currently long waiting times at our Customer Contact Centre.

2. Entry to the Netherlands

The Netherlands

Worldwide, the COVID-19 development differs per country and region. Gradually, it is possible to travel again, but local governments may have set travel restrictions. Countries that are not on the list of safe countries are considered high-risk areas. Keep in mind that the situation in a country can change quickly. Therefore, check the travel advice regularly. South Korea is included in the safe country list. Please refer to the regulation for travelers from a safe country below.

Travelling from a safe country (South Korean included)

You need to show proof of vaccination or a negative test result if you are travelling from South Korea to the Netherlands.   • For Proof of COVID-19 vaccination, it is necessary to show Covid-19 vaccination certificate and the vaccine declaration form: Read more information about the requirements for proof of vaccination • For negative test result, travellers aged 12 or over must get tested no more than 48 hours (PCR test) or 24 hours (antigen test) before departure. Mandatory negative COVID-19 test result and the type of result you need. *If you are just transit at Amsterdam: This does not apply to passengers in transit. Please check entry requirement for your destination. • Self-quarantine not required upon arrival in the Netherlands. • If you are travelling by air, you must fill in a health declaration and carry it with you. KLM allow you to complete this health declaration digitally when you check-in on KLM.com, KLM app or at the self- kiosk check-in and the check-in desk. ※ Safe country list  Travel restrictions in each country may change from time to time depending on the COVID-19 situation. Before traveling, please check Air France and KLM TravelDocs for the latest information.

3. REQUIRMENTS FOR PASSENGERS ENTERING KOREA

Last update: 17 January, 2022

1) Passengers are not allowed to enter: Passengers who have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa or Zimbabwe, Nigeria in the past 14 days are not permitted to enter Korea (South) or not permitted to transit thru Korea (South). o This does not apply to

  • nationals of Korea (South)
  • passengers who are holding an A-1 or A-2 visa issued by Korea.
  • Long-term foreign residents with re-entry permit to Korea (South)
  • Passengers who made transit only, without entering, thru those countries.

They must quarantine for 10 days at a government facility upon arrival.

2) All passengers entering Korea on flights arriving after 00:00, 20 January, 2022 must have a PCR negative test result taken within 48 hours (2 days) before departure (Passengers entering before 20 January are required to present PCR negative test result taken within 72 hours before departure).

Exemption:

  • Children under 6 years of age if all accompanying persons present negative result
  • Passengers subject to exemption from quarantine for humanitarian reasons and purpose of overseas business trips for official duties and transit passengers

3) Quarantine regulations in South Korea: 10 days quarantine for all travelers on arrival regardless of nationality and vaccination status. Korean nationalities and foreigners on long-term stay will be allowed to quarantine at home while foreigners on short-term stay will have to be quarantined at a temporary facility at their own cost. This 10-days quarantine will be effective from 00:00 December 3 to 24:00 16 December local time.

For more information: Visit to Korean Disease Control and Prevention Agency for more information.