Information about South Korea
Population: 48.846.823 (2007)
Capital: Seul 10.000.000 inhab. (2007)
Official Languages: korean
The flag carrier of South Korea is Korean Air (KE)
Main cities: Seul, Incheon, Daejeon, Gwangju, Daegu and Busan
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of South Korea in your country of residence South Korea, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to South Korea, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in South Korea - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Time Zone: (GMT+9)
There are border closure exemptions for holders of a valid Korean visa, including the 'K-ETA' for eligible travelers. Exemptions are revoked if another country has been visited in the previous 14 days that is considered high risk. More information on exemptions and high-risk countries can be found at https://www.koreanair.com/at/en/travel-update/covid19/travel-restriction/korea
Travelers must be quarantined for 10 days upon arrival at a government-run quarantine facility, at the traveler's expense. Nationals and long-term residents can complete the quarantine period at their private residence.
Proof of a negative COVID-19 test, taken within the previous 72 hours, to be provided upon departure. This document must be printed and written in Korean or English. Accepted tests include NAAT, PCR, LAMP, TMA, SDA, and NEAR
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