Open with restrictions

Guyana Travel Restrictions

60.23% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 60.17% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from the United States will not be allowed to enter Guyana.
Vaccinated visitors from the United States can enter Guyana with a negative COVID-19 test result.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Guyana for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Guyana entry details and exceptions

All persons traveling to Guyana, 12 years and over must be fully vaccinated against the SARS-CoV-2 virus, before arrival to Guyana. Passengers are required to present their vaccination card bearing their names, name of the vaccine, date vaccine was given, and batch number from an accredited health facility.


Outgoing travel to GuyanaTraveling from the United States to Guyana

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 72 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Guyana.

Details and exceptions
Travelers with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result, taken between 72 hours and 7 days before arrival. These travelers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR or antigen test on arrival at their own cost and must quarantine until the test results are known.
Quarantine requirements

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

Details and exceptions
Fully vaccinated asymptomatic travelers and travelers that do not test positive during their on arrival test are not required to quarantine.
Documents
All travelers must fill out the Guyana Passenger Locator within 72 to 24 hours prior to arrival.

Return travelReturning to the United States from Guyana

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Guyana 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 Guyana 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 Guyana

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

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