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Quarantine

Provide various information on quarantine.

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Traveler Quarantine

International Certificate of Vaccination (Yellow Fever & Cholera)

Subject Nation for Vaccination
Subject Nation for Vaccination
Subject Countries requiring vaccination Cautions
Yellow Fever
  • Africa(32 countries) : Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone, Togo, Equatorial Guinea , Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Gambia, Kenya, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, Sudan, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • America(13 countries) : Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Columbia, Ecuador, Guyana(France), Guyana, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela
  • Passengers heading for Africa and Central America must be vaccinated 10 days before traveling, and must hold an international certificate of vaccination, Vaccinations are valid for 10 years,International certificates of vaccination, can be reissued if lost.
  • Yellow Fever Vaccination Preliminary Checks Chart
Cholera
  • Africa, Central America, South East Asia
  • Cholera Vaccination is recommended but is not a requirement.
  • Oral cholera vaccine taken twice (1~6week interval,) has an 85~90% prevention effect. It is recommended for long-term travelers and travelers to high risk travel areas.
  • Cholera Vaccination Preliminary Checks Chart
Vaccination and Issuance of Certificate
  • Vaccination and certificate issuance are performed at Incheon International Airport’s quarantine station, located on the second floor, area 5 of the Central Millennium Hall in the Passenger Terminal.
  • Weekdays Mon.~Fri.(Except holidays), 09:00~18:00(Lunch Hour 12:00~13:00),
    Please make a reservation for a vaccination : 032)740-2703
    ※ The National Quarantine Station and Central Medical Center(Yellow Fever Only) dispenses vaccinations and issues certificates. (Refer Contacts)
Required Documents
  • Vaccination and Certification Fee
Vaccination and Certification Fee
Section Vaccination Fee Certification Issuance Fee
Yellow Fever 26,000won 1,000won
Cholera 23,000won 1,000won
  • Passport or copy of passport

Health safety advice for overseas travel

  • Always wash your hands before eating a meal, or after using a restroom
  • Drink boil, purify water or commercialize water.
  • Fruit should be washed and peeled before eating.
  • Always consume cooked foods, and avoid street foods.
  • Avoid mosquito bites by wearing long sleeves, use a mosquito net and insect apocrustic.
  • Avoid direct contact with animals. (If scratched or bitten by an animal, clean the scratched or bitten areas and consult with a doctor immediately)
  • Avoid walking barefoot.
  • Do not swim or bath in rivers or lakes.

Vaccination and other considerations

  • Seek medical treatment 4~8 weeks before your departure, consult health condition and travel, get the necessary vaccination or inject medicine. For further information, please refer to the Disease Information Center for Foreign Travelers. (http://travelinfo.cdc.go.kr)

Contacts

  • National Quarantine Station
    • Website : http://nqs.cdc.go.kr Homepage
    • Phone : 032-740-2703 (National Incheon airport Quarantine Station)

      National Quarantine Station Contact Numbers

  • National Medical Center
    • Website : http://www.nmc.or.kr Homepage
    • Phone : 02) 2262-4833
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