Do travelers need to be quarantined when traveling internationally during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Fully vaccinated travelers do not need to self-quarantine in the United States following international travel.
Do you have to have the Covid vaccine to fly?
You don’t have to be fully vaccinated to fly within the United States. States currently accept negative diagnostic tests as an alternative to proof of vaccine. However, many nations require proof of vaccination to waive a mandatory quarantine and participate in certain indoor activities.
Do I need to get a post-arrival COVID-19 test after traveling if I was infected within the last 3 months?
If you recovered from a documented COVID-19 infection within the last 3 months, follow all requirements and recommendations for fully vaccinated travelers except you do NOT need to get a post- arrival test 3-5 days after travel unless you are symptomatic.
How long should I quarantine after travelling during the COVID-19 pandemic?
If you don’t get tested, stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel. Avoid being around people who are at increased risk for severe illness for 14 days, whether you get tested or not.
Why do you have to quarantine for 14 days after travel during the COVID-19 pandemic?
You may have been exposed to COVID-19 on your travels. You may feel well and not have any symptoms, but you can be contagious without symptoms and spread the virus to others. You and your travel companions (including children) pose a risk to your family, friends, and community for 14 days after you travel.
Can unvaccinated people travel?
The CDC recommends that you delay travel until you are fully vaccinated. Rules for unvaccinated people who need to travel are stringent: The CDC says unvaccinated people should get tested one to three days before traveling and again three to five days after returning, plus quarantine for seven days upon returning home.
Do I need a COVID-19 test to fly into the United States?
All air passengers coming to the United States, including U.S. citizens and fully vaccinated people, are required to have a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States.
Is it mandatory to get vaccines for travel within the U.S.?
There is no such vaccination mandate for domestic air travel in the United States, where airline executives have consistently balked at mandatory testing for passengers let alone mandatory vaccinations.