COVID-19 international travel rules change frequently. Check with the Department of State for travel advisories and get recommendations from the CDC before making any international travel plans to or from the U.S.
COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Rules for Everyone Entering the U.S.
Whether you are entering the U.S. by air, land, or sea:
- As of June 12, 2022, you will not be required to show proof of a negative COVID-19 test to enter the U.S. This includes U.S. citizens and noncitizens.
- Foreign nationals must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before entering the U.S. Accepted vaccines include FDA-approved or authorized or WHO Emergency Use Listing vaccines.
U.S. Citizens Traveling to a Country Outside the U.S.
For country-specific COVID-19 travel rules including testing and quarantine, check the embassy's website.
See the CDC's COVID-19 guidance for international travel including:
- Risk assessments by country
- Frequently asked questions about canceling or postponing trips
- Advice for airline and cruise ship travel
Passport Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Find the most up-to-date information from the Department of State about how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting passport services. This includes in-person appointments and how much time to allow for receiving a new or updating an existing passport.