Current Situation in Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan has not recorded any confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of December 7. As the media is highly controlled by the government, it is difficult to verify statistics. However, a number of suspected cases have been reported in the country throughout the various stages of the ongoing pandemic.
Entry and Exit Requirements
Borders are currently closed for international travelers.
Turkmenistan Airlines has extended the suspension of flights until December 31, 2020. This is likely to be further extended into 2021.
Turkmenistan has put in place a number of restrictions on movement.
Quarantine Upon Arrival
International points of entry are closed for foreign nationals.
The likelihood of foreign nationals accessing local COVID-19 testing is low.
The wearing of face masks in public places is mandatory in most cities.
Public transportation is limited
Increased police enforcement of social distancing violations has been reported in recent weeks.
Major Cities in Turkmenistan
Authorities in Ashgabat have mandated the wearing of face masks.
Authorities in Mary have mandated the wearing of face masks.