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Chile

218.9 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
41.57% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 40.48% last week
Most visitors from the United States need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chile.

Border status

Santiago Airport begins to allow foreign travelers to enter, all travelers (of all ages) will have to present three documents when boarding:

•A completed “Affidavit of Travelers” electronic form (available here and also known as a Sanitary Passport) prepared less than 48 hours before boarding;

•Proof of a negative result from a PCR result from a test taken within 72 hours prior to departure; and

•Proof of a health insurance policy that provides coverage for COVID-19 and related health issues up to a minimum of 30,000 USD during the traveler’s stay in Chile.


Outgoing travelTraveling from the United States to Chile

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chile.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from the United States will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Chile.
Documents
Health Declaration Form

The validity of this document is 48 hours.


Return travelReturning to the United States from Chile

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Chile must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to the United States.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 2 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.

Travelers with proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding. Proof of a recent positive viral test and a letter from your healthcare provider or a public health official stating that you were cleared to travel.

More info at the CDC site

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Chile will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the United States.
Exceptions

Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.​