Travel Health Service About us
About us

Welcome to the Hong Kong Travel Health Service website.

With more people travel greater distances and at greater speed than ever before, it is easy to forget that all travel carries some health risks. There is nothing more miserable than getting sick while you are away from home. Smart travellers , on the other hand, seek health advice before travel to protect themselves and seek appropriate medical attention when symptoms arise while away or after returning home.

On these pages, you will find disease outbreak alert at specific destinations, useful health advice on protection against insects and other disease vectors, safety issues in different environmental settings, and recommended vaccinations. We hope that you will find these pages useful and will even introduce this website to your relatives and friends. We will continue to improve the layout design and structure of this site. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions, comments or suggestions. Should you have any comments, suggestions or enquiries, please contact us at .

This site is maintained by the Port Health Division, Communicable Disease Branch, Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health. The Travel Health Service aims at promoting and protecting the health of travellers as well as preventing the spread of diseases into Hong Kong .

Besides producing this designated site, we also operate two Travel Health Centres:

Travel Health Centre ( Hong Kong ), Department of Health
Address: Room 26, 18/F Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai (Nearest MTR: Wan Chai Station)
Location Map Link to Geoinfo Map

Travel Health Centre ( Kowloon ), Department of Health
Address: 1/F Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, 303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Sham Shui Po (Nearest MTR: Sham Shui Po Station)
Location Map Link to Geoinfo Map
Travel Health Centre

Our Travel Health Centres provides a comprehensive range of services such as health risk assessment, health education, vaccinations and medications that travellers might need to stay healthy while travelling abroad. To book an appointment for a consultation at our Centres, please call ( Hong Kong ) 2961 8840 or ( Kowloon ) 2150 7235 .

Services at our Travel Health Centres are charged for consultation, the respective immunizations given and items dispensed. For details, please see the charge list.

Have a nice trip.

Port Health Division
Department of Health