SG & ID Launch VTL: Here's What You Should Know & Useful Travel Guides


Siti Aishah Ahmad •  Nov 16, 2021

Starting Nov 29, Singapore and Indonesia will launch the Vaccinated Travel Lane scheme as reported by Straits Times! Singapore will also launch a VTL with India starting Nov 29 as well as Qatar, UAE and Saudi Arabia from Dec 6. It's an exciting piece of news for all but there are some important information you should know about this new VTL that you should keep in mind. Read on to the end of the article to find out more ☺️

Things You Should Know About VTL Between SG-ID

For now, it will be a unilateral VTL meaning, only travellers from Indonesia are allowed to enter Singapore without quarantine while Singaporeans and permanent residents are required to quarantine upon arrival in Jakarta. But, a two-way VTL between SG-ID might be approved soon as Indonesia is in the process of opening its borders to countries like Malaysia. Read hereto find out more about MY-ID VTL!

According to CNA, Transport Minister S Iswaran said there will be two designated flights between Jakarta and Singapore which will soon increase to four. If you still wish to travel to Indonesia at this time, check out this article to find out what you should prepare for your journey! It is likely Indonesia will open its borders for Singaporeans soon and till then, you'll have much time to plan your travels. Here are some useful guides when you could travel to the beautiful country with gorgeous islands:

If you're an Indonesian, then you can enter Singapore quarantine-free starting Nov 29! But, you still need to take a pre-departure PCR test and another one upon arrival at Changi Airport. Your result must be negative before you are free to travel around the island. Here are a few helpful guides for your travels if you're already booking a flight to Singapore plus a list of places to get PCR tests before you head home to Indonesia:

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