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Hajj visa holders important update

09 June 2023, 08:00 AM


Guests travelling to Saudi Arabia with a Hajj visa must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they have been fully vaccinated. This does not apply to guests under 12 years old.


Vaccines accepted include AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covovax, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm (BIBP), Sinovac and Sputnik V.


More details can be found at


The vaccination certificate requirement is only for Hajj visa holders.


Always advise your guests to read the latest travel regulations before they fly at