En De
Total doses
given
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People fully
vaccinated
-
% Fully
vaccinated
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Masks
Mask is required in all public transport
COVID-19 test
A negative RT-PCR test or a negative antigen test obtained 24 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR / LFT
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): No Entry
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): No Entry

Crossing Rules:

30.05.2022

 

Entry restrictions

  • Passengers are not permitted to enter French Guiana.
  • This does not apply to the following passengers, provided they have obtained an approval for entry:
    • Nationals of a European Union member state residing in French Guiana,
    • Passengers holding a residence permit issued by French Guiana,
    • Nationals of France,
    • Passengers travelling from France, Guadeloupe and Martinique,
    • Diplomats,
    • Medical professionals,
    • Passengers travelling for the continuity of the economy of the country.
  • Third country nationals are only permitted to enter French Guiana for professional reason necessary for the economic continuation of the country.
    • This does not apply to nationals of France.
  • Passengers may be refused entry to French Guiana if they do not possess insurance and proof of accommodation for the duration of their stay.
    • This does not apply to passengers travelling from France, Guadeloupe or Martinique.

Vaccination requirements

  • Passengers aged 12 years and older travelling to or from France and the French Territories 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 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.

Test requirements

  • Passengers aged 12 years and older travelling from Orange and Red Countries/Areas must hold a negative PCR test result or a negative antigen test result obtained within 24 hours before departure.
  • Passengers aged 12 years and older travelling from Green Countries/Areas will be refused boarding if they are not holding a result of a biological examination of virological screening (PCR test only) where the test is carried out less than 72 hours prior to boarding proving that they are free of Covid-19.

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.

Exit restrictions

  • Passengers departing French Guiana travelling to France are strongly recommended to hold a negative PCR test result carried out 3 days before departure.
  • Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers aged 12 years and older are not permitted to depart French Guiana unless they satisfy one of the compelling reasons detailed in the Travel Certificate to Leave French Guiana. 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, 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.
  • Other exempt passengers:
    • Passengers travelling to France or any other Green country/area; or
    • Passengers who were in transit through French Guiana from another country are permitted to travel.

Green Countries/Areas

  • 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.

Orange Countries/Areas

  • Any other country/area not included in Green and Red countries/areas

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.