Quarantine Inspection

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Quarantine Inspection Guidelines

You must complete the quarantine inspection related procedure before boarding procedure to avoid any delays in boarding.

International Certificate Of Vaccination

접종대상국가
Type Immunization Required Countries Warning
Yellow Fever
  • Africa : Angola, People's Republic of Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Cote d’ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Sierra Leon, Togo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Gambia, Guinea, Kenya, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, Sudan
  • America : French Guiana, Argentina, Ecuador, Venezuela, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Guiana, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago

Africa and Central and South America pose high risk for yellow fever contagion. Those traveling to these areas must receive the yellow fever vaccination at least 10 days before departure and carry the Yellow Card as proof..

The vaccination is valid for a lifetime starting 10 days after receiving the vaccination, and in the case of missing Yellow Card, it is possible to reissue the Yellow Card.

Cholera
(Not mandatory)
  • Africa, Central and South America, Southeast Asia

Oral cholera vaccine taken twice (1-6 weeks between each dose) will protect 85-90% and is recommended for travelers or long-term visitors to high-risk areas.

For more information on yellow fever, please visit the Korean Center for Disease Control website. Korean Center for Disease Control website

Vaccination and Yellow Card issuance

Passenger Terminal 1

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Operating Hours Mon-Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Contact 032) 740-2703
Location Incheon Airport Quarantine Inspection Center, Vaccination Room (2106C) (on Floor 2 near the Millennium Hall)
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Requirements for vaccination

예방접종 시 준비사항
Type Vaccination Fee Yellow Card Issuance Free Note
Yellow Fever 31,460 KRW 1,000 KRW

Paper revenue stamp (Purchase at the post office), electronic revenue stamp (Purchase online)

For Cholera Vaccination: no food or water starting an hour before vaccination

Passport or copy of passport required

Cholera 39,000 KRW 1,000 KRW
  • Please verify your destination country’s status on infectious diseases.
  • Please visit a general hospital (infectious disease department, traveler’s clinic) 4-6 weeks (at least 2 weeks) before departure for consultation and to receive any appropriate vaccination (medicine).

    Recommended vaccination(medicine) for travel: yellow fever, malaria (medicine), typhoid, tetanus, Hep A, meningococcal meningitis, etc.

    Recommended: MMR, DPT, influenza, chickenpox, polio, and other basic vaccinations

  • Children, pregnant women, seniors over age 65, and chronic patients require special attention, and there might be vaccinations that they cannot receive. Please consult your family doctor beforehand.

Related information

For details, please call or visit the Incheon Airport Quarantine Inspection Center or Korean Center for Disease Control website.

Contacts regarding vaccination

  • Incheon Airport Quarantine Inspection Center vaccination appointment (yellow fever, cholera)
    032-740-2700, 2703
  • Passenger quarantine inspection information
    032-740-2700, 2706
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