What do I need to know before I travel?
Public Health Scotland logo

Fit for Travel Logo

Information on how to stay safe and healthy abroad. About us.

Hong Kong Specific Risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

28 Jul 2020

This country has reported a recent increase in case numbers of coronavirus diease (COVID-19).

Following a review of the UK public health risk assessment process, this country has now changed from a low to a moderate risk of exposure to coronavirus.

Please check the fitfortravel Hong Kong page regularly for updates on any changes to the risk of exposure to COVID-19.

Advice for Travellers

There is a moderate risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19) in this country.

  • You are advised to consider avoiding non-essential travel to this country if you are at an increased risk of severe COVID-19.

To find out if you are at increased risk of severe COVID-19, check the following websites:

For further information, see Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and COVID-19: Health Considerations for Travel pages.