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Total doses
People fully
% Fully
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR or rapid antigen test obtained within 3 days prior to departure required
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Passengers are required to complete a Health Questionnaire on arrival
Not required
Visa not required for 0 countries
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR / LFT
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None

Crossing Rules:


Vaccination requirements

  • Definition of Fully Vaccinated: Vaccination is not required for travel but if you are fully vaccinated you may face less travel restrictions. Passengers are considered fully vaccinated against Covid-19 if they hold a government issued vaccination certificate showing that they have received two doses of a 2-dose vaccine or one dose of a 1-dose vaccine at least 2 weeks prior to arrival. Accepted vaccines are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria, Covishield), Covaxin, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac and Johnson and Johnson. Passengers may receive a mix of 2 doses of different accepted vaccines.

Form requirements

  • Passengers aged 18 years and older must submit the Travel Health Visa form and opt into the Health Insurance coverage prior to arrival. The Travel Health Visa can take up to 48 hours to process. Passengers aged 17 years and younger must add a profile within the account of their parent or guardian. Passengers must hold a printed copy on arrival.
    • For fully vaccinated passengers, the Visa will be valid for 6 months from the date of their last dose of vaccine.
  • This does not apply to the following passengers:
    • Nationals and residents of Bahamas; or
    • Crew of commercial airlines who will remain overnight in the Bahamas.
  • Passengers must complete an online Health Questionnaire on arrival and daily for 14 days or the duration of their stay, whichever is shorter.
    • This does not apply to passengers holding proof are they were fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

Test requirements

  • Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers 12 years and older must hold a negative RT-PCR test obtained within 5 days prior to arrival. Passengers aged between 2 and 11 years must hold either a negative RT-PCR or rapid antigen test.
  • Vaccinated passengers: Passengers who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 must hold either a negative RT-PCR or rapid antigen test obtained within 5 days prior to arrival.

  • Other exempt passengers:
    • Children aged younger than 2 years; or
    • Pilots and crew of commercial airlines who will remain overnight in the Bahamas.
  • Nationals and residents of the Bahamas who have been out of the country for 5 days or less must hold a test obtained in their country of departure. Tests taken in the Bahamas prior to travel will not be valid for re-entry unless the passenger returns within a period of 24 hours.

Quarantine and testing on arrival

  • Passengers staying longer than 48 hours must take a rapid antigen test within 48 hours after arrival.
  • For further information on testing on arrival, please see Travel Requirements.
  • Passengers who have been in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, or Zimbabwe in the past 14 days will be subject to screening on arrival as mandated by the Bahamian Ministry of Health and Wellness and must quarantine for 14 days at their own expense.