Covid-19 Instructions 

The global COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the way we live our lives, including how we travel by air. Please read the following instructions carefully before you begin your journey from home so you know what to expect once you get to the airport. We have put in place several measures to keep you and our staff safe.

Before you begin your journey:


  • Please travel to the airport only if you have a flight booked. Only passengers will be allowed inside the terminal building upon showing a valid ticket.
  • Kindly check the latest travel guidelines issued  by the government for your destination and the requirements on returning (if any), such as:
    1. Quarantine upon reaching your destination and/or
    2. Mandatory health declaration

At the airport:

  • You must always wear a face mask while inside the terminal, failing which you may be refused to travel.
  • Please wash your hands regularly. Additionally, hand sanitizing booths have been placed across the airport at various locations for your use.
  • Temperature checks will be carried out before you enter the terminal building and we request your cooperation for them same.
  • All incoming passengers, who have been vaccinated with two doses of COVID-19 vaccines and possess such certificate , on production of the same in front of screening Authority, shall be exempted from mandatory testing on arrival at Airport, Railway station, Road Border Points etc.
  • However, passengers who are vaccinated with single dose or not having any vaccination and those who are symptomatic, even with two doses of vaccination shall have to undergo mandatory RT-PCR testing at their own cost on arrival at airport , railway station etc. in Assam, for which a subsidized rate of Rs 250/- only per RTPCR test shall be charged.
  • Children below 10 years with double vaccinated parents or guardians coming to Assam are exempted from testing.
  • Click here to know more state government guidelines

We have an enhanced cleaning regime in place across the terminal building – you may see our sanitizing teams in operation 24/7.

  • We have installed protective screens at various locations throughout the terminal, including check-in desks and security.
  • Kindly continue to keep your mask on as you pass through security, unless you are asked to remove it at the check points by the security personnel.

Please bear with us if the processing time taken is slightly longer at the security booths.

  • For the safety of yourself and others, we urge you to follow the signages displayed at various check points. Please maintain social distancing as far as possible and wherever indicated, especially in queues and while being seated.

We further request you to adhere to the guidelines regulated by the state and the central government for the sake of everyone’s safety.

While we know that these rigorous safety measures may create a few bottlenecks, please understand that these are being implemented for the safety and well-being of all travelers as well as staff members.

We look forward to welcome you at Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Guwahati and our team will be glad to assist you in every possible manner.

For further instructions, please check Ministry of Civil Aviation website for details:

Guidelines for International arrivals dated 19th July 2023