Travellers do not need specific approval to leave Singapore. All travellers, including VTL (Air) users should check with the authorities of the destination country region on the requirements imposed on travellers departing from Singapore, including whether a pre-departure test and digital health and vaccine certificates are required. 

Travellers are also encouraged to review the latest travel advisories from Ministry of Health and Ministry of Foreign Affairs prior to their departure from Singapore.

Information last reviewed: 28 March 2022




Click here to learn more about your eligibility to travel to Canada

Pre-departure Preparation

Please click here for more information about what to prepare before travelling to Canada and documents required when you check-in for your flight at Changi Airport. 

Travellers are advised to arrive early at the airport as there may be a longer check-in or waiting time due to Covid-19 regulations. 

Travellers who do not meet any of the requirements may be refused boarding by the airline. Do check with your airline on the documentation required for boarding.  

Arriving in Canada

Please check with the following airports or local governments on on-arrival procedures, immigration guidelines and other safe travel measures.

Note that fully vaccinated travellers may be selected for mandatory randomised arrival testing. You may wish to register in advance with the testing provider for the first airport you will arrive at.

Vancouver International Airport

Government of Canada

During your stay in Canada

Travellers must adhere to the prevailing public health regulations and Safe Management Measures (SMMs) when in Canada.

As a general guideline, one should:

  • Always keep the mask on except when eating, drinking, or exercising
  • Follow physical distancing guidelines in public settings, and limit contact with people from outside your social bubble

Please click on the following for more information about prevailing SMMs in Canada:

Covid-19 Test Centres Please click here for the list of Covid-19 test centres in Canada.
Returning to Singapore via a VTL Flight

Travellers intending to leave Canada to Singapore should note that designated VTL flights to Singapore are only available in:

  • Vancouver

Please click here for the list of airlines approved to operate designated VTL flights to Singapore from your country of departure.

Please note that not all flights departing from VTL countries/regions and operated by approved airlines are designated VTL flights. Travellers should consult their airlines to confirm the flight numbers and days of operation of the designated VTL flights.

Please refer to the Travelling to Singapore page for more information. 

Useful Contacts

High Commission of Canada in Singapore

Honorary Consulate-General of the Republic of Singapore in Vancouver


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As we endeavour to keep the information up to date, you should confirm the accuracy of any information provided with official government sources, as travel restrictions may change suddenly. You shall be solely responsible for the use of information on this website. Information provided is mainly catered to fully vaccinated Singapore citizens departing from Singapore. Please refer to your destination’s immigration policies and regulations if you do not fall under this category.