For holders of diplomatic and official passports:

Visa is not required for stays of up to 90 days (in force since 16 October 2019).

For holders of national passports and other travel documents:

Visa required.


Visa is required for the holder of an emergency travel document in transit.


Citizens of the Republic of Serbia entering Myanmar through international airports and seaports shall submit to the respective health authorities upon arrival:
- Health Declaration Form, completed with correct information, and
- COVID-19 Health Insurance.
Upon arrival at Yangon Airport and other international airports in Myanmar, passengers are subjected to thermal screening, and, if symptomatic, an RTD test on COVID-19 (charged about 8 USD at the expense of passengers), whose result is obtained within about an hour. If the test result is positive, they will be placed in a medical center or hotel (charged at the expense of passengers), designated by the Ministry of Health of Myanmar.
Travelers shall report to the respective health authorities, if they have developed signs and symptoms of COVID-19 during their stay in Myanmar. Before departure from Myanmar, travelers may take COVID-19 tests, as required by the countries they will travel to and transit through at laboratories designated by the Ministry of Health at their own cost.
For travelers entering Myanmar by land, Public Health Requirement for Travelers Entering Myanmar through Cross Border Point of Entry are applied and can be found at webpages of the Ministry of Health ( and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (
For more detailed information on the conditions of entry and stay in Myanmar, it is recommended that travelers, before the planned trip, contact the Embassy of Myanmar in Belgrade (tel. 011 3617 165; 011 369 114; email: ).

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia, holders of national passports, need a visa (tourist or business), which can be obtained at the Embassy of Myanmar in Belgrade, or by applying through the online system
NOTE: We would like to draw attention to the heightened risk of internet fraud, specifically the existence of false advertisements regarding employment in the IT sector. We advise you to: Research the advertised company before accepting a job offer, particularly if the company information is vague or employment details are limited; If you plan on relocating to a different country for a new job, inform family and friends of employment details, to include contact information from the job advertisement; Prior to relocating, schedule regular check-ins with family and friends to confirm safety and well-being;  Upon arrival contact the nearest diplomatic-consular mission of the Republic of Serbia, especially in cases of mistreatment.


No social security agreement has been concluded.


HEALTH SITUATION – The level of health services in public hospitals is quite low compared to the private health facilities/hospitals where prices are very high. COVID -19 Health Insurance is mandatory and it is submitted to the respective health authorities upon arrival to Myanmar. There are many cases of malaria and dengue fever in the peripheral parts of Yangon and some rural parts of the country.
Only bottled drinking water should be used for drinking, and food and beverages sold on the street or small restaurants should be avoided.

SECURITY SITUATION – State of emergency declared on 1 February 2021 remains in place nationwide. The security situation is unpredictable and liable to change without notice. Aggressive outbursts are not uncommon and involve the utilization of weapons and improvised explosive devices. Some areas in Myanmar are under martial law and some townships have a curfew, including Yangon. It is advised to be aware of local rules and restrictions and fully respect them while in Myanmar.

TRANSPORT - International airports are located in Yangon, Mandalay and Naypyidaw.

For latest information about the land border crossings, go to the website of the Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population:

Foreigners need an international driver's license to drive a motor vehicle in Myanmar.

OTHER INFORMATION – Hotel costs can be paid by credit cards (Visa and Mastercard), cash in local currency (Kyat) or foreign currency (US dollar is the dominant foreign currency). The cost of food and beverages in restaurants, and shopping in shopping centres is paid in local currency.

Contact information
For consular assistance and protection while in Myanmar, please contact the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Yangon (address: 114-AInyaRoad, Kamayut Township, Yangon), at the following number: 00 01 51 52 82 and 00 01 51 52 83 or e-mail address:


(Last updated on Sunday, 7 February 2021)