Read Legenda Explanation. This page for Turkmenistan has been latest updated at 2020-03-31 18:10:35

Timeline and information

Turkmenistan is already a difficult country to enter as a foreigner, and despite the coronavirus, not much has changed. 

The president seeks alternative ways to deal with the outbreak, but little is known to the outside world what kind of measures have been undertaken.

Disclaimer: We are publishing information verified by multiple local news organizations and press releases and/or conferences by governments. We will always verify and try to double-check all restrictions. Information and rules are changing rapidly and could be already outdated by the time you read this. Check always with your own government before intending to go abroad. All information published on this page is how it would affect travelers and tourism in Turkmenistan. Please support us by contacting us when things have changed.

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Flag of Turkmenistan Turkmenistan

Capital Ashgabat
Time In Capital
Population 5,9 million (2018)

Current Restriction Level: Extreme

Last validated on March 31, 2020:

31 March: Very few news is coming out of Turkmenistan. Reports say the government has banned the word 'coronavirus' and anyone talking about it could be detained. Despite this, the Turkmen authorities took measures. There are temperature checks on stations and movements between cities and tows are being restricted.

Latest News Updates

We increased the level of restrictions of Turkmenistan from Unknown to Extreme [..]

March 24, 2020

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