Reminders on recent entry control measures of relevant cities in China

Dear Passengers

Responding to the prevention and control requirements of COVID-19, Xiamen Airlines hereby announces the prevention measures from the Municipal Government of Fuzhou,Xiamen,Quanzhou and Qingdao as follows:

Epidemic prevention and control measures In Fuzhou

1.Starting at 00:00  on March 16, 2020, people traveling by air, railway, ship liner, car etc via any overseas area with the final destination as Fuzhou, will be put in centralized quarantine for 14 days for medical observation.

2.Passenger Health Management at Airport Entry

(1)Passengers with fever and other relevant symptoms will be taken to Changle District Hospital for medical observation and treatment.

(2)Those who have close contact with passengers with

fever and other relevant symptoms will be taken to Changle Airport Hospital for quarantine and medical observation, and will be accommodated in Fuzhou Seaview Fliport Resort Hotel after the quarantine.

(3)For other passengers whose destinations are counties/cities/districts within Fuzhou Municipality, the epidemic prevention officers from relevant counties/cities/districts  will immediately arrange a“point-to-point” non-stop transportation from the airport to the centralized isolation point under their respective jurisdiction. Other than the above-mentioned, the remaining passengers will be accommodated at Fuzhou Seaview Fliport Resort Hotel for quarantine. Passengers with connection flights are required to take a nucleic acid test and those with negative outcome will continue their journey.

(4)The cost of nucleic acid testing is borne by the relevant county/city/district government. The expenses of accommodation and food during centralized health management quarantine will be borne by the quarantined person.

Epidemic prevention and control measures In Xiamen

1.From 00:00, March 18, 2020, all travelers arriving Xiamen with history of overseas and regional (including Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao) travelling/residence within the last 14 days, will be placed under medical observation in designated sites for 14 days.

2.With advanced applications and approvals, travelers for whom medical observation in designated sites is inappropriate, such as senior travelers over 70 years old,minors,pregnant travelers and travelers with underlying medical conditions, will be placed under medical observation at home for 14 days after entry.

3.Expenses for accommodation and food incurred in the medical observation in designated sites should be undertaken by travelers themselves.

Epidemic prevention and control measures In Quanzhou

1.Starting from 17th March, passengers who enter Quanzhou from abroad should be subjected to a 14 days’ collective medical quarantine and nucleic acid tests. Accommodation and food expenses incurred during quarantine at designated hotels shall be covered by travelers themselves.

2.Anyone with fever or respiratory tracts symptoms during quarantine shall be hospitalized in the designated hospitals.

Epidemic prevention and control measures In Qingdao

1.From 17th Mar, 2020, passengers entering China from all countries and regions will be kept under centralized medical quarantine or home quarantine for 14 days. Accommodation expenses incurred during the medical observation shall be borne by the quarantined persons themselves. 

2.If confirmed cases, suspected cases or asymptomatic infection cases are found during the medical observation among passengers who have entered the Chinese border normally, their close contacts shall be investigated, tracked and managed immediately. The confirmed patients shall be sent to the designated hospitals for medical treatments.

Friendly reminders: Please be aware of the latest COVID-19 containment measures taken in both your transfer airports and destination. We advise you to allow at least 3 hours of connecting time for your onward flights to ensure a smooth journey. Passengers who are eligible to Xiamen Airlines free accommodation transfer service, but are required to stay in designated hotels by the local epidemic prevention and control policies, the expenses of accommodation and food incurred shall be borne by the passengers themselves.

Your understanding and cooperation is highly appreciated. We wish you good health.          


Xiamen Airlines

March 18, 2020