Quarantine Policies of China: the ultimate guide

This page introduces all the up-to-date quarantine policies of China for inbound travelers. All these policies have been effective from April 1, 2021 (unless stated otherwise for a specific province).

Credits to Arun Boddu and Lauren Mills for the updates on Sichuan and Fujian.

For entry requirements into Hong Kong and Macau S.A.R, please refer here.

Update Date: November 13, 2022

ProvinceQuarantine PolicyExplanation
Anhui7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
Beijing7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
Chongqing7+3If Chongqing is first port of entry and the final destination:
7 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
If Chongqing is first port of entry but not the final destination:
7 Days Hotel Quarantine
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine
3 days before hotel quarantine is completed, a closed loop transfer to the airport or railway station will be arranged to continue the journey to the next destination.
Entering Chongqing from other domestic ports:
If Hotel quarantine is less than 7 days or the traveler cannot provide the quarantine release certificate from first port of entry then a closed loop transportation will be arranged to undergo a 7-day hotel quarantine + 3-day home health monitoring.
If Hotel quarantine is 7+ days but did not undergo 3-day home health monitoring, a closed loop transportation will be arranged to make up the 3-day home health monitoring (This includes those who completed 10-day hotel quarantine at first port of entry in China).
Fujian7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring

7+3 for Xiamen:
If traveler is coming from Macau S.A.R then a 7-day Hotel quarantine will be required where PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7.
Guangdong7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine and on Day 3 of Home Health Monitoring.
Gansu7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
Guangxi7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine and on Day 3 of Home Health Monitoring.
Guizhou7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine and on Day 3 of Home Health Monitoring.
Hainan7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine and on Day 3 of Home Health Monitoring.
Heilongjiang7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine and on Day 3 of Home Health Monitoring.
Hebei7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Henan7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Hubei7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Hunan7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Inner Mongolia7+314 Days Hotel Quarantine
7 Days Home Quarantine
Jiangsu7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Jiangxi7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Jilin7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
Liaoning7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Ningxia7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Qinghai7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Shaanxi7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Shandong7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Shanghai5+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, and 5 of hotel quarantine.

PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, and 3 of Home Health Monitoring.
Shaanxi7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Sichuan7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Tianjin7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Tibet7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Xinjiang7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Yunnan7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.
Zhejiang7+37 Days Hotel Quarantine
3 Days Home Health Monitoring
PCR Tests will be administered on Day 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 of hotel quarantine.