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1.Reminder for passengers taking Capital Airlines Lisbon-Hangzhou flight Latest update on epidemic prevention requirements

According to the "Notice on the Application of Health Codes for People Travelling to China" (Updated on 30/06/2022) issued by the Chinese Embassy in Portugal, passengers who take Capital Airlines flights from Lisbon to China must meet the following requirements:

1. The Lisbon flight is open to all transit passengers. Since the international transit area of Lisbon Airport does not have the "dual nucleic acid" test conditions, we kindly remind the transit passengers from non-Schengen countries to apply for the Portugal entry visa in advance.

2. Transit passengers need to have the green code both from the originating country and from the Chinese Embassy in Portugal to do the check-in.

3. According to the "Notice on the Application of Health Codes for People Travelling to China (30/06/2022)" issued by the Chinese Embassy in Portugal, travelers to China need to complete the coronavirus test and apply for a green code before the flight takes off. For specific requirements, please refer to the official announcement link (Portuguese) http://pt.china-embassy.gov.cn/pot/sgdt/202207/t20220701_10713326.htm

4. According to the latest epidemic situation in Portugal, as well as the guarantee capabilities and detection accuracy of various testing institutions in the region, in order to cooperate with the domestic epidemic control and do a good job in preventing overseas remote importation, Capital Airlines has issued a comprehensive report on the application of health codes for passengers going to China. It is stipulated that passengers planning to take the Lisbon-Hangzhou route to China must go to the airline designated testing agencies for cross-check testing within 48 hours and within 24 hours. The applicable testing agencies are the following 6: Joaquim Chaves, Labocentro, Cintramedica, Avelab, Unilabs and Aqualab. Passengers going to China should choose two of the above 6 testing institutions for nucleic acid testing. Please note that Joaquim Chaves and Labocentro use the same reagents, please avoid choosing them at the same time, and Cintramedica and Avelab use the same reagents, please avoid choosing them at the same time.

In order to do a better job in epidemic prevention, when you choose a testing institution, at least one of the test shall be performed at one of the following laboratories: Unilab Campo Grande, JCS Tomás Ribeiro, Labocentro Pinhal Novo, Cintramedica Laranjeiras, JCS Cascais Shopping. Beijing Capital Airlines’ staff will be at the laboratories to check the relevant information.

5. Beijing Capital Airlines kindly reminds passengers who need to return to China to protect themselves. If the passenger feels unwell or has a close COVID contact, they shall take the initiative to contact the embassy. Avoid going out as much as possible unless it is necessary, while going out, we recommend passengers to wear the N95 masks, choose safe transportation methods such as self-driving, keep a safe distance from other personnel Protective measures should be taken on the way to China, N95 masks should be worn throughout the journey. If conditions permit, protective gloves and/or protective clothing should be worn. Food and beverages on the flight should be avoided as much as possible, and masks should not be removed when using the bathroom. Passengers shall move as little as possible in the cabin to avoid cross infection.

Beijing Capital Airlines

September 15, 2022

2.Reminder for passengers taking Capital Airlines London-Qingdao flight

Please be advised that passengers travelling on flight JD432 are required to show a green health code issued by the Chinese embassy in the UK and two negative PCR test reports issued by the airline's designated testing companies (DnaNudge/Optipharm Pharmacy/MEDii Health Ltd) ,when arriving at Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 prior to check-in. Passengers that have not taken PCR tests through the three designated testing companies (DnaNudge/Optipharm Pharmacy/MEDii Health Ltd) will be required to contact their test centre and verify their reports. At the same time, you will need to take an extra PCR test at the airport.

All relevant expenses shall be borne by the passengers themselves. Any passengers missing the departure or refused boarding due to delays in the issuing of results of the on-site PCR test is the sole responsibility of the passengers themselves. Therefore, please ensure your PCR reports are issued by the designated test companies outlined by the airline.

For passengers who are arriving from outside London or purchased their ticket within 48 hours of travel, please contact the airline's London Office (jdlondon@hnair.com) for assistance.

It is recommended that passengers arrive at the airport 4 hours prior to departure and fill in the entry declaration online form as required by customs. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Attachment:Designated Testing Companies

Test Agency



Holiday inn London Heathrow Bath Road, 276 Bath Road, UB7 0DQ



+44 07529175556

+44 07529176655

Test Agency

Optipharm Pharmacy


29 Bridge Road, Wembley, London HA9 9AB

22 Eastcastle street, London, W1W 8DE

24 Chilwell road, Nottingham, NG9 1EJ



Test Agency

MEDii Health Ltd


67 Upper Berkely Street , London W1H 7QX


+44(0) 3335773800

Beijing Capital Airlines

September 16, 2022

3.Reminder for passengers taking Capital Airlines Xi'an-Lisbon flights on the latest epidemic prevention measures
According to the latest policy issued by the Portuguese government, passengers who enter Portugal from China or transit through Portugal by international flights
must provide one of the following four materials before boarding:

- A valid vaccination EU Digital COVID Certificate (with a complete vaccination schedule or with a complete vaccination schedule and a vaccine booster),
- Or a valid test or recovery EU Digital COVID Certificate,
- Or a valid vaccination certificate (with a complete vaccination schedule or a vaccine booster) or recovery certificate issued by a third country, under reciprocal conditions,
- Or a negative RT-PCR Test (or similar NAAT test) - 72h before boarding,
- Or a negative Laboratorial Rapid Antigen Test- 24h before boarding (according to the European Commission list).
- Children under 12 do not need to present certificate or test.
- Passengers transiting to a third country must also present the required entrance materials of the final destination country and wait in the designated area at the Lisbon airport.

Accepted vaccination certificates issued by third countries and regions under reciprocal conditions: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Benin, Cabo Verde, Colombia, El Salvador, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Indonesia, Israel, Iceland, Jordan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Malasya, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Panama, San Marino, Seychelles, Serbia, Singapore, Switzerland, Republic of China (Taiwan), Thailand, Tunisia, Togo, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the Crown Dependencies (Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man), Uruguay, The Vatican, Vietnam.

Since the information on epidemic prevention policies will be dynamically adjusted, please pay attention to the latest information released by the Portuguese government in real time.

Links to government-related announcements
From the date of issuance of this policy, the original "International Business Reminder “Warm Reminder for Capital Airlines Xi'an Reminders Passengers Taking Capital Airlines Xi'an = Lisbon Flights to Pay Attention to the Latest Epidemic Prevention Requirements Update 2021-12-19" policy will be invalidated

Beijing Capital Airlines
Jun 09,2022
4.HDC Code Application Guide for Travel to China

2022-03-25 00:00

(Updated March 25, 2022)

All passengers traveling from Portugal to China, before boarding the flight, must request the Health Declaration Code (HDC Code).

I. Flight requirements

1. Currently, the direct flight between China and Portugal is suspended. All passengers residing in Portugal can travel to China via a third country (only one stopover). When resuming the direct flight from Portugal to China, the Embassy will not issue HDC Codes for passengers traveling from Portugal to China via a third country.

2. To avoid embarrassment during your trip due to flight cancellations, passengers from a third country are advised not to transit through Portugal.

II. testing requirements

1. Persons who have completed activated vaccines (14 days after having received the full number of doses of vaccines from Sinopharm, Sinovac and etc) must undergo a respective nucleic acid test (RT-PCR) in two different laboratories within 48 hours of departure, with at least one of the two nucleic acid tests (RT-PCR) performed within 24 hours of departure.

2. Persons who have completed activated vaccines (14 days after receiving the full number of doses of Pfizer, Modena, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, etc.) should have an Anti-Nucleocapsid IgM antibody test and an antibody test. Anti-Nucleocapside IgG within 48 hours of shipment and a nucleic acid test (RT-PCR) within 24 hours of shipment.

3.Unvaccinated persons must have an Anti-Sars-Cov-2 IgM antibody test and an Anti-Sars-Cov-2 IgG antibody test within 48 hours of shipment and a nucleic acid test (RT-PCR) at 24 hours before departure.

4.All passengers traveling to China are required to perform an antigen test in a laboratory within 12 hours of departure. Antigen test results do not need to be submitted to request HDC code, simply present to the Airline prior to boarding.

Note: Test collection time is retrospective in terms of boarding time, for example: if boarding time is 12:50pm to March 26th, then 48 hour deadline means after 12:50pm to March 24th , the 24-hour deadline means after 12:50 to 25 March and the 12-hour deadline means after 00:50 to 26 March.

III. List of recognized laboratories

1Joaquim Chaves Laboratories (Only nucleic acid test results (RT-PCR) are recognized)

2Cintramédica Laboratories

3 Avelab Labs

4Laboratories of Labocentro

5Redelab Labs (Only IgM and IgG test results are recognized)

Note: The time for issuing test reports in the above mentioned laboratories will be adjusted according to the number of markings. Please check the reporting time with the labs when making your appointment.

IV.Requirements for test reports

1.The nucleic acid test (RT-PCR) report must clearly state that the sample is nasopharyngeal exudate and the method is RT-PCR.

2.The antibody test report must clearly state that the sample method is venous blood and that the test method is chemiluminescence. Other methods are not recognized.

3. The test report must contain the date and time of collection, the name and age of the person tested, the name of the laboratory, the test item, the sample method, the test method, and the physician's signature.

V. Passengers who have been infected by COVID-19

Passengers who have been diagnosed or have positive results of nucleic acid test (RT-PCR), IgM or IgG antibody test (except those with positive antibody due to activated vaccine), after being recovered, must send the following documents to china213932 @gmail.com :

- an X-ray or lung CT accompanied by a report issued by a qualified hospital or laboratory in Portugal within 7 days.

- two negative nucleic acid tests (RT-PCR) within 3 days. The two tests must be performed 24 hours apart in two different laboratories recognized by the Chinese Embassy in Portugal.

Note: If an applicant has a diagnostic report or positive result on September 1st, both the X-ray/TAC and the two nucleic acid tests (RT-PCR) must be performed after September 1st. If the applicant sends an email on September 10th, the X-ray/TAC must be performed between September 3rd and 10th and the two nucleic acid tests (RT-PCR) must be performed between September 7th and 10th.

After receiving a response from the Embassy by email, it is mandatory to quarantine for at least 14 days and complete the Personal Health Monitoring Form (see Annex). Applicants with suspected symptoms such as fever, cough, diarrhea, malaise or respiratory distress during quarantine should contact us immediately and carry out the requested tests. If no anomalies occur during quarantine, they must email the Personal Health Monitoring Form after the 14-day quarantine and perform the requested tests before shipment.

SAW. HDC request mode

1.Passengers must access the website http://hrhk.cs.mfa.gov.cn/H5/, fill in the information online, declare their health status and submit the required documents. The application will be verified by the Chinese Embassy in Portugal and the HDC Code will be issued in QR code format on the same website. Passengers must present the HDC Code before boarding.

2. Documents required to request the HDC Code

- Test reports (antigen test report is not required)

- Passport

- Valid residence permit (for work reasons, personal reasons and family reunion) or valid visa for China issued after March 26, 2020


- Vaccination certificate (for fully vaccinated passengers)

-Personal Health Monitoring Form (for passengers who have been infected by COVID-19)

Note: All passengers are requested to submit the documents in the link as soon as they receive the test report (they must submit it at least 3 hours before boarding). The Chinese Embassy in Portugal will do its best to speed up the verification process, including on weekends and holidays. We thank all passengers for their understanding; however, we ask that you do not contact us or send emails with questions regarding the verification process in order to avoid any delay in our work.

This notice enters into force on the date of its publication. Until March 31 will be the transition period, during which you can apply for a health code according to the original requirements. In case of discrepancy with the above, this notice prevails.

The link of the official notification:

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