Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people. CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.
The White House announced that vaccines will be required for international travelers coming into the United States, with an effective date of November 8, 2021. For purposes of entry into the United States, vaccines accepted will include FDA approved or authorized and WHO Emergency Use Listing vaccines. More information is available here.
Travel requirements to enter the United States are changing, starting November 8, 2021. More information is available here.

Covid-19: Testing Before Travel

Covid-19: Testing Before Travel
Updated Feb. 16, 2021

Get tested no more than 3 days before you travel.
Postpone travel if you are waiting for test results.
Watch for symptoms of COVID-19

  • If you test NEGATIVE…
    • Keep a copy of your test results with you during travel
    • Take precautions to protect yourself and others from getting COVID-19
  • If you test POSITIVE or develop symptoms of COVID-19…
    • Do NOT travel
    • Immediately isolate yourself
    • Follow public health recommendations

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.