Korea Asia

Malaria Risk & Vaccination Information

You will not require anti-malarials between the borders of North and South Korea. However it is advisable to adopt bite avoidance measures where possible.

What else can I do to prevent malaria?

For more information and advice on how to prevent malaria, see our How To Avoid Insect & Mosquito Bites page.

What Vaccines do I need for Korea?

Below is a table designed to show you what vaccines are mandatory, recommended or ones to consider when visiting Korea:

CholeraHepatitis AHepatitis BJapanese EncephalitisMeningitisRabies
 RecConCon Con


TetanusTick Borne Encephalitis Typhoid Yellow Fever Vaccine
Rec  Con  

Man = Mandatory
Con = Consider
Rec = Recommended
Req = Required if visiting from area with risk of transmission

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