Entry and form requirements
Passengers aged 12 years and older travelling from French Guiana must comply with the following requirements:
- Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 12 years and older are not permitted to transit Guadeloupe.
- Vaccinated passengers: Passengers are allowed to transit Guadeloupe, provided they hold a Covid-19 vaccination certificate demonstrating that at least 4 weeks have elapsed since the first dose of Johnson and Johnson vaccine or 1 week has elapsed since the second dose of the AstraZeneca, Moderna, or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine or since the first dose of these vaccines if the passenger holds proof that they previously have been infected with Covid-19.
Passengers aged 12 years and older travelling to or from France and the French Territories must:
- Vaccinated passengers: Passengers must hold proof of vaccination against Covid-19 showing they have been fully vaccinated with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) or the World Health Organization (WHO) and at least 28 days have passed since receiving the Johnson and Johnson vaccine or 7 days have passed since receiving the second dose of a 2-dose vaccine.
- Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers will only be permitted to travel if holding authorisation based on a personal, family, emergency health or professional reason that cannot be postponed. These passengers must hold all the following:
- A document to justify the reason for travel (Motif impérieux);
- A negative RT-PCR test obtained 72 hours prior to departure or a negative antigen test obtained 48 hours prior to departure; and
- A Sworn Statement (Déclaration sur l'honneur) attesting to Covid-19 screening/testing on arrival and quarantine for 7 days on arrival with Covid-19 testing at the end of the quarantine period.
- This does not apply to minors accompanying one or more adults holding proof of vaccination against Covid-19.
- Passengers must hold either a negative result of a biological examination of virological screening (RT-PCR, PCR, qRT-PCR, qPCR, RT-LAMP, LAMP, TMA or detection of RNA only) where the test is carried out less than 72 hours prior to boarding, or a negative result of a biological test (antigenic test) enabling the detection of the N protein of SARS-COV-2 where the test is carried out less than 48 hours prior to boarding.
Passengers travelling from France
- Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 12 years and older must hold a negative PCR test result where the test is carried out less than 72 hours prior to boarding or a negative antigen test result where the test is carried out less than 48 hours prior to boarding.
- Vaccinated passengers: Test is not required for passengers who can prove they are fully vaccinated.
- Other exempt passengers:
- Passengers who hold a certificate of recovery with a positive test result obtained between 11 days and 6 months before travel proving that they have recovered from Covid-19;
- Transit passengers with a connecting flight to a country outside of the Schengen Area. Transit passengers departing from a country outside of the Schengen Area must still hold a test result if they are travelling to another Schengen Area member state, and transiting in France for longer than 24 hours;
- Passengers who continue their journey to a Schengen Area member state, provided that they pass through the Unique Filter Inspection (IFU) (the transit area in the passenger zone between T2E and T2F) and the duration of the transit is less than 24 hours. If the transit to a Schengen Area country requires entry to France, the French entry restrictions apply;
- Crew members or personnel necessary for operation of passenger or cargo flights (including when travelling as passengers to or from their departure base);
- Members of diplomatic or official delegation, and staff of international organisations with offices located in France, including their spouses and children;
- Passengers who hold a consular pass issued by a French embassy or consulate; or
- Passengers travelling from Ukraine or Russia.
- Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 12 years and older are not permitted to depart Guadeloupe unless they satisfy one of the compelling reasons detailed in the Travel Certificate to Leave Guadeloupe. The travel certificate and supporting documents must be shown before boarding.
- Vaccinated passengers: Travel certificate is not required for fully vaccinated passengers with a Covid-19 vaccination certificate, or minors accompanying one or more vaccinated adult passengers. Passengers are considered fully vaccinated either 28 days after the first dose of Johnson and Johnson vaccine, or 7 days after the second dose of AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria, Covishield, R-Covi, Fiocruz), Moderna, Novavax or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. For passengers with proof of Covid-19 infection prior to vaccination, passengers are fully vaccinated 7 days after the first dose of these vaccines. For passengers who have received a vaccine not authorized by France but approved vaccine recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO), passengers are fully vaccinated 7 days after receiving a dose of Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. Passengers aged 18 years must have received an additional dose of Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine 9 months after their last dose for their vaccination regimen to remain recognized as complete.
- Other exempt passengers:
- Passengers travelling to Green Countries/Areas or Martinique; or
- Passengers who were in transit through Guadeloupe from another country are permitted to travel.
- European Union member states, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Hong Kong, Iceland, Japan, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Norway, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, and Vanuatu.
- Any other country/areas not included in Green and Red countries/areas
Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Congo (Democratic Republic of Congo), Eswatini, Georgia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, South Africa, Suriname, Tanzania, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.