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Dominican Republic Travel Restrictions

65.84% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 65.82% last week
Most visitors from the United States, regardless of vaccination status, can enter the Dominican Republic.

Dominican Republic entry details and exceptions

Travelers are allowed to enter. All foreign citizens who enter the Dominican Republic, exclusively for tourism purposes, must have a valid passport during their stay and departure from the country. This exceptional measure is valid until July 31, 2022.


Outgoing travel to the Dominican RepublicTraveling from the United States to the Dominican Republic

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from the United States are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering the Dominican Republic.

Details and exceptions
Random COVID-19 testing for passengers and crew upon arrival in the Dominican Republic will no longer be performed. However, when required, random testing operations may be performed. Passengers who present their Vaccination Card will be exempted from random testing.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from the United States are not required to quarantine after entering the Dominican Republic.

Details and exceptions
Travelers who present symptoms or whose test results are positive will be isolated and attended at authorized locations.
Documents
All foreign and Dominican passengers entering or leaving Dominican Republic on commercial flights must complete the free electronic entry and exit form, which combines the Traveler’s Health Affidavit, Customs Declaration and International Embarkation/Disembarkation forms. The form is available in English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese and Russian.

Return travelReturning to the United States from the Dominican Republic

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from the Dominican Republic must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departure to the United States.

Details and exceptions
Effective:December 6th, 2021: A COVID-19 negative test result taken within 1 day before departure must be presented to the airline before boarding your flight. This applies to ALL incoming air travelers, regardless of vaccination status or nationality.
Children under the age of 2 are exempt from test requirements as well as travelers who have both valid proof or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 in the past 90 days and a letter from a valid healthcare authority who has stated that they are cleared for travel. Refer to the CDC Website for more details.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from the Dominican Republic are not required to quarantine upon entering the United States.

Details and exceptions
Foreign nationals (non-U.S. citizens and non-U.S. immigrants) who are not fully vaccinated and are permitted to travel to the US by air by meeting certain vaccine exemptions are required to self quarantine for 7 days, unless they have a valid COVID-19 recovery document.
Travelers should also follow state and local requirements and recommendations after travel.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for the Dominican Republic

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open

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