Notice on epidemic prevention and control requirements for travelers to China

Dear valued passengers, 

Beginning April 29, 2023, passengers taking international flights to China can replace nucleic acid testing with antigen self-test within 48 hours before boarding.China Southern will not be checking any test certificates prior to boarding.

Upon obtaining the negative test result, please access WeChat mini program "Customs Pocket Declaration", China Customs App "Mobile Customs" or the webpage (, and fill out the "Exit/Entry Health Declaration Form of the People’s Republic of China". China Customs will spot check at the port of arrival based on a set percentage.

China Southern Airlines

April 28, 2023