Travel to the Philippines

Travelling has changed, and you may need to do a little more planning and preparation before take-off. Ensure you check and comply with all airline and government travel requirements before arriving at the airport.

Last updated: 24 July 2023

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As of  22 July 2023, the Philippine Government has removed all COVID-19 travel requirements.

Travel requirements

Before booking and before departure, ensure you check the latest PhilippineOpens external site in a new window and AustralianOpens external site government conditions for travel, including any applicable Australian State Government restrictions and requirements, which may include mandatory travel and health declarations, vaccinations, use of face masks, and immigration and entry requirements (which may include renewing your passport, or applying for a visa), or you could be denied entry. This information is subject to change and we recommend you check these websites frequently for any updates.

Some countries have restrictions around transiting. If you're transiting via another country or onto another international flight, ensure you check the requirements of your transiting and destination country to ensure their Government allows you to transit.

If your itinerary includes travel with another airline, or Qantas codeshare flights which are operated by another airline on their aircraft, you'll need to contact them directly to understand and meet their requirements.

Fully vaccinated Australians and citizens of a non-visa country or territoryOpens external site are allowed to enter the Philippines, provided you comply with the applicable visa and immigration requirements (including passport validity of at least 6 months from your arrival, and having an onward/return ticket for no later than 30 days from your arrival in the Philippines).

All passengers

  • There are no longer any COVID-19 measures for travellers arriving in the Philippines.

Keep up to date with the latest requirements

It’s important to continue to check the relevant government websites for the latest travel requirements, as these may change closer to your departure date and more information may become available.  

Inflight and airport services

Find out about any changes to your airport and inflight experience.

See inflight and airport services for more information.