The Ras Al Khaimah International Airport.


RAK Int’l Airport reopens to travelers from Oct.15


RAS AL KHAIMAH – Expatriate residents will be allowed to enter Ras Al Khaimah through the Ras Al Khaimah International Airport from October 15 without obtaining prior permission, according to the Department of Civil Aviation in Ras Al Khaimah.

According to the aviation authority, the new rule is in line with the procedures and requirements adopted by the UAE.

Arriving travellers will still need to undergo medical testing and obtain a negative Covid-19 test result before returning within a period not exceeding 96 hours.

Travellers or their sponsors should cover the cost of another laboratory test or PCR test, as well as the cost of quarantine in the case of a positive result.

Tourists from all countries may also enter the UAE through Ras Al Khaimah International Airport, on condition that they fulfil all the requirements, such as reserving travel tickets and obtaining tourist medical insurance.

Tourists are also required to undergo a PCR test four days before coming to the UAE, as well as fill in a medical disclosure form for submission to relevant authorities.

The quarantine procedures for tourists whose medical results are positive will be in line with the procedures adopted by the Ministry of Health and Prevention.

Emirati citizens and expats will be allowed to travel to any country according to the planned scheduled flights through Ras Al Khaimah International Airport and in line with relevant procedures applied by individual countries. ICA/WAM/Expat Media


No ICA approval needed to return to these 6 emirates


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