IF YOU ARE FULLY VACCINATED
CDC has updated its guidance for people who are fully vaccinated. See Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People.
IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR SCHOOLS
CDC recommends schools continue to use the current COVID-19 prevention strategies for the 2020-2021 school year. Learn more
Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more

COVID-19: Testing After Travel

COVID-19: Testing After Travel

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Get tested 3-5 days after you travel.

  • If you test NEGATIVE…
    • Stay home for 7 days and self-quarantine
    • Watch for symptoms of Covid-19
    • Take precautions to protect others
  • If you test POSITIVE or develop symptoms of covid-19…
    • Do NOT travel
    • Immediately isolate yourself
    • Follow public health recommendations
  • If you don’t get tested…
    • Stay home for 10 days and self-quarantine
    • Watch for symptoms of covid-19
    • Take precautions to protect others

If you fly to the US from a foreign country, you must provide a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding your flight.