2020-02-24 Updated Travel Advisory for Japan, South Korea, Italy and Iran

Updated Travel Advisory for Japan, South Korea, Italy and Iran


[ February 24, 2020 ]

Travel advisory announced by Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Status as of February 24, 2020




Level 3 (Warning)

Avoid non-essential trip (including transit) to the specified country/region.

Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea (NEW!)

Level 2 (Alert)

Take extra precaution and take prevention methods while traveling.

Singapore and Japan

Level 1 (Watch)

Follow local epidemic prevention procedures while traveling.

Thailand, Italy and Iran


Passengers arriving Taiwan from South Korea, Mainland China, Hong Kong or Macau (including flight transit) are required to complete a 14-day home quarantine after arriving Taiwan. Violators will be fined up to NT150,000. For details, please refer to the




Passengers are advised to carefully monitor health conditions within 14 days after landing. Take temperature regularly and look out for influenza-like symptoms.



Taiwan CDC News:

Japan & South Korea (February 22):



Italy & Iran (February 23):




Posted by

Ms. Janet Chen

Division of International and Cross-Strait Services

Office of International Affairs, NCTU