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Maldives Travel Restrictions

73.33% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Most visitors from the United States, regardless of vaccination status, can enter the Maldives.

Maldives entry details and exceptions

Foreign citizens regardless of their vaccination status can travel to the Maldives.


Outgoing travel to the MaldivesTraveling from the United States to the Maldives

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 Maldives.

Details and exceptions
All travelers except tourists and Maldivians are recommended to undertake a PCR test between 3-5 days after arrival.
Quarantine requirements

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

Documents
All arriving and departing passengers via airports and seaports are required to complete the Traveler Declaration Form within 72 hours of the flight time.
List of approved accommodation in Maldives

Return travelReturning to the United States from the Maldives

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from the Maldives 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 Maldives 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 Maldives

Masks:Recommended in enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open

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