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Singapore freezes new ticket sales for VTL flights and buses into Singapore from Dec 23 to Jan 20

Atiqah Mokhtar
Atiqah Mokhtar12/22/2021 11:34 AM GMT+08  • 3 min read
Singapore freezes new ticket sales for VTL flights and buses into Singapore from Dec 23 to Jan 20
The quotas and ticket sales for VTL travel after Jan 20, 2022 will also be temporarily reduced.
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The Multi-Ministry Taskforce (MTF) has announced tighter travel restrictions in response to the emergence of the Omicron variant, including freezing new ticket sales for Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) flights and buses into Singapore between Dec 23 to Jan 20, 2021, both dates inclusive.

In a press release on Dec 22, MTF states that the tightened border measures will help to buy time to study the Omicron variant and strengthen defences, including enhancing healthcare capacity and getting more people vaccinated and boosted.

All travellers who already hold a ticket on a VTL flight or bus and meet all the other VTL requirements can continue to travel under the VTL.

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