RT-PCR testing for travel to United Arab Emirates

April 26, 2021

ResourcePath has helped hundreds of travelers reach their destinations in the United Arab Emirates during the pandemic.  Traveling across the world can be stressful and we want to make it easy for you. ResourcePath is licensed by CLIA and accredited by the College of American Pathologists. Our RT-PCR tests are accepted by airlines and countries across the world. 

For easy booking and step by step instructions see our International Travel page

If going to Dubai:

  • You may need to take another COVID‑19 PCR test on arrival. If you take a test at the airport, you must remain in your hotel or residence until you receive the test result.
  • If the test result is positive, you will be required to undergo isolation and follow the Dubai Health Authority guidelines.
  • You must also download the COVID19 – DXB Smart App iOSAndroid

Tourists traveling to Dubai | Travel requirements for Dubai | Emirates United States

Check if you need a visa.  Depending on your nationality you can get a visa on arrival, or you can apply for your prearranged visit visa from Dubai Immigration before you travel.

Travel Guidelines by Destination – Etihad Airways

To make sure you stay safe when you travel, it’s really important that you read these guidelines before you fly. Remember to check the regulations at both your departure and arrival destination. For protection and peace of mind, you must present a negative COVID-19 PCR test before every Etihad Airways flight.

COVID-19 Information | U.S. Embassy & Consulate in the United Arab Emirates

Last updated: 05/03/21 ***Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test (the PCR test commonly administered in the UAE is acceptable) taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S.