India to Singapore via Qatar – Indians seeking to enter Singapore are exploring various 3rd country options. Qatar could be one of the easiest feasible options to spend 21 days and then travel to Singapore.
Qatar is in the middle east and is quite safe for someone who wants to be there for 21 days. However, there are still few things that are required to be taken care of.
One shall always be abiding by laws of govt and embassy to enter any country, in our articles we provide suggestions as per the rules and policies of countries which lawfully permits travellers to travel to the final destination in Covid times. We still recommend getting in touch with the respective embassies to have final confirmation.
India to Singapore via Qatar
Who can enter Singapore in the Ban Situation ?
All travellers entering Singapore must comply with Singapore’s public health and immigration requirements as specified by the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority on its website at safetravel.ica.gov.sg.
Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents
The Singapore border remains open to all Singapore citizens and permanent residents. Permanent residents must present a valid re-entry permit during check-in to enter Singapore. All other travellers who wish to enter Singapore must obtain prior approval from relevant authorities.
Long-Term Pass / In-Principle Approval Holders
Long-Term Pass and In-Principle Approval (IPA) holders must obtain permission for entry from the relevant agencies before they travel to Singapore.
- Long-Term Visit Pass (LTVP) holders, including those with in-principle approval (IPA), must seek approval from the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA).
- Student’s Pass (STP) and IPA for STP (issued by ICA): Ministry of Education’s permission must be obtained by submitting the application to the respective educational institutions.
- Work Pass holders, including dependents and those with in-principle approval (IPA), must seek approval from the Ministry of Manpower.
For how many nights one is required to stay outside India (in an Approved country) to enter Singapore?
One is required to spend at least 21 days outside India (in an approved country) to enter Singapore
Do i need to Carry return ticket of India to travel to Qatar for Singapore ?
We suggest getting connected with respective airlines and get confirmation from them, as we have seen airlines asking for return tickets from some travellers. However, others travel without that also.
Are there good flight connections from India to Qatar ?
Although things are very uncertain at the moment, however, yes there are good flight connections from India to Qatar.
Are there good flight connections from Qatar to Singapore ?
You will get Doha to Qatar flight connections without any issues as this sector is quite equipped, and the best part is direct flights from Doha to Singapore.
Is there any quarantine rule for someone flying from India to Qatar ?
Yes, effective 3 Aug 2021 – anyone travelling to Doha from India will have to get quarantined for 10 days and then only they will be released to explore the city.
Are there any govt recognized hotels in Qatar where quarantine is required to be done?
There are no specific govt recognized hotels in Qatar, however, the travellers will have to book the hotel via govt recognised portal.