Who will be affected by the new rules?
Who will the new rules affect?
February 1, travel agents received a newsletter from tour operators with information about changes in the rules for the entry of Russian tourists to Dubai.
“From February 3, all passengers traveling from Russia to the emirate must present a printed copy of a negative PCR test for COVID-19 (with a QR code) performed at an approved medical facility no more than 48 hours before departure,” the statement said. companies.
Note that the rules have not been updated in the IATA Timatic database. It still states that entry to Dubai, including for citizens from Russia, is possible with the provision of a negative PCR test no older than 72 hours.
According to preliminary information from Space Travel, several carriers have introduced these changes at once. “They will affect passengers of flydubai, Emirates, Nordwind, Pegas Fly and Aeroflot,” the tour operator’s press service said. The corresponding warning has already been published on the Emirates website.