Open for travel Telegram bot
[We have 3087 restrictions for 243 countries and regions]

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines travel restrictions

Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: partial
Full Restrictions
Open for travel from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Crossing Rules
  • Passengers are required to complete a “Pre-arrival Travel Form” prior to arrival in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and submit their passport biodata page and negative PCR test result to coronavirustaskforcesvg@gov.vc at least 24 hours prior to arrival. The form may be filled out electronically here or in hard copy.
  • Passengers must hold a negative Covid-19 PCR test certificate taken within 5 days prior to arrival in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and hold proof of a fully paid reservation in a Tourism Authority/Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment (TA/MOHWE) approved hotel for 5 nights. Passengers will be subject to a Covid-19 PCR test on arrival and must quarantine for 5 days in the TA/MOHWE approved hotel. Passengers will be tested prior to release from quarantine, and then must continue quarantine according to the risk assessment of the Port Health Officer.
  • This does not apply to:
    • Passengers traveling from Cuba, Germany or United Kingdom who hold a negative Covid-19 PCR test certificate obtained within 5 days prior to arrival in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines,
      • Passengers will be subject to further testing on arrival, and will be required to quarantine for 24 to 72 hours while awaiting their results. A further quarantine of up to 14 days may be required if determined by the Port Health Officer,
Read more
Flight Restrictions

published 19.06.2020
1. Regulations related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been lifted.
2. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 14 days.

Quarantine

Quarantine requirement at government designated site or self-isolation at home.

Quarantine can either be done at the traveller’s private residence in St Vincent and the Grenadines or at a government-approved hotel.
All travellers who arrive by air will be quarantined for at least 24 hours to await the PCR test results of all passengers from the same flight.
The exact quarantine period depends on the country of arrival and it is at the discretion of the authorities at the arrival airport and may well be backed up by presentation of a court order.
Travellers from low risk countries do not need to quarantine if their COVID-19 test result is negative.
Travellers from medium risk countries must quarantine for forty-eight (48) to seventy-two (72) hours at home to await clearance. They may continue to quarantine to a total of fourteen (14) days as determined by the Port Health Officer.
Travellers from high risk countries must quarantine for 5 days in a Tourism Authority/MOHWE approved Transition/Quarantine Hotel at their cost. They must be retested between day four (4) and day (5) of
quarantine. They must continue nine (9) to sixteen (16) days of quarantine in an approved home/hotel at the discretion of the Port Health Officer.

Read more
Insurance
Certification

COVID-19 negative certification is required for entering the country.

All travellers must complete a pre-arrival questionnaire . All travellers entering St Vincent and the Grenadines must have a negative PCR COVID-19 test result done within five (5) days of arrival or will have a PCR COVID-19 test done on arrival. All travellers who have a PCR COVID-19 test done on arrival will be quarantined for at least 24 hours (usual period, in practice, is 48 hours) to await their PCR test results.
If the test is obtained outside of St Vincent and the Grenadines, it should clearly state what the test is (e.g. PCR COVID-19 test) and the date on which it was carried out.

Read more
Vaccination

Yellow fever (prior to 2013)
Country requirement at entry: a yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for travellers aged 1 year
or over arriving from countries with risk of yellow fever transmission.

WHO vaccination recommendation: no

Full Restrictions

  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St Vincent and Grenadines’ government may ban flights from the U.S. (Media, 20.07.2020)

    *****International Restrictions:
    From 31 August 2020, the entry requirements into St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) vary depending upon country of origin. See the Protocol For The Entry of Travellers to Saint Vincent And the Grenadines to find out which countries are classified as “high risk”, “medium risk” or “low risk”.
    All travellers must complete the pre-arrival questionnaire found at www.health.gov.vc. Must arrive with a negative result of a COVID-19 test (SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR) done no more than five (5) days before arrival. (N.B. If the test is obtained outside of St Vincent and the Grenadines, it should clearly state what the test is (e.g. PCR COVID-19 test) and the date on which the test was carried out). Will be retested on arrival in SVG.
    Travellers from Medium risk countries will be retested for COVID-19 on arrival in SVG. They must also observe mandatory quarantine for forty-eight (48) to seventy-two (72) hours at home to await clearance.
    They may continue to quarantine to a total of fourteen (14) days as determined by the Port Health Officer.
    Travellers from High risk countries will be retested for COVID-19 on arrival in SVG. They must stay in quarantine for 5 days in a Tourism Authority/MOHWE approved Transition/Quarantine Hotel at their cost. They must arrive with proof of the fully paid reservation. Travellers will be retested between day four (4) and day (5) of quarantine. They may continue nine (9) to sixteen (16) days of quarantine in an approved home/hotel at the discretion of the Port Health Officer.
    **Transit: travellers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result done within five (5) days of arrival. ii. If the in-transit period does not include an over-night stay, that period must be spent at the Argyle International Airport. If the in-transit period includes an over-night stay, that period must be spent in a TA/MOHWE approved hotel.
    **Diplomats: must have a negative PCR COVID-19 test result done within seven (7) days of arrival. ALL Diplomats who arrive by air will be quarantined for at least 24 hours to await additional PCR test results of all passengers from the same flight.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    Taxi services from Argyle International Airport are limited. Coronavirus related restrictions have eased in recent weeks, though hygiene measures and physical and social distancing is still recommended. You may still be required to use sanitizer or wear a face mask in some shops or businesses, and to wash your hands at special washing stations before entry. If taking local private minibus transport, you may feel safer wearing a face mask. Not all hotels and private rentals have re-opened or fully re-opened to the public. There are no lockdowns or curfews. Physical distancing, including at weddings and funerals, is still recommended but rarely enforced. Otherwise, the few restrictions that there were (e.g. numbers of people allowed to travel on private minibus taxi services and certain businesses or shops only allowing a set number of people in at any one time) are loosening. The amplified music ban, which impacted social gatherings, has now been lifted. Some shops or businesses may still require customers to wear face masks, or to wash or sanitize hands before entry, or adhere to 3-6 feet space markings when queuing.

    Read more
    08.09.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St Vincent and Grenadines’ government may ban flights from the U.S. (Media, 20.07.2020)

    *****International Restrictions:
    International commercial flights are limited. From 1 July 2020, the new entry requirements into St Vincent and the Grenadines for all travellers include: Completion of a COVID-19 questionnaire PCR testing and quarantine. All travellers entering St Vincent and the Grenadines must have a negative PCR COVID-19 test result done within five (5) days of arrival or will have a PCR COVID-19 test done on arrival. All travellers who have a PCR COVID-19 test done on arrival will be quarantined for at least 24 hours (usual period, in practice, is 48 hours) to await their PCR test results. All travellers who arrive by air will be quarantined for at least 24 hours to await the PCR test results of all passengers from the same flight. The exact quarantine period is at the discretion of the authorities at the arrival airport and may well be backed up by presentation of a court order. Quarantine can either be done at the traveller’s private residence in St Vincent and the Grenadines or at a government-approved hotel. Full details of the St Vincent and the Grenadines’ government entry protocol documents listed below can be found here [http://health.gov.vc/health/index.php/covid-19-protocols-documents?fbclid=IwAR17F8szBN_xBI0-rwiJpE7qKD0YX-1LxoFAqlpmaLgeMzSlE_EfCGKQfwk].

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    Taxi services from Argyle International Airport are limited. Coronavirus related restrictions have eased in recent weeks, though hygiene measures and physical and social distancing is still recommended. You may still be required to use sanitizer or wear a face mask in some shops or businesses, and to wash your hands at special washing stations before entry. If taking local private minibus transport, you may feel safer wearing a face mask. Not all hotels and private rentals have re-opened or fully re-opened to the public. There are no lockdowns or curfews. Physical distancing, including at weddings and funerals, is still recommended but rarely enforced. Otherwise, the few restrictions that there were (e.g. numbers of people allowed to travel on private minibus taxi services and certain businesses or shops only allowing a set number of people in at any one time) are loosening. The amplified music ban, which impacted social gatherings, has now been lifted. Some shops or businesses may still require customers to wear face masks, or to wash or sanitize hands before entry, or adhere to 3-6 feet space markings when queuing.

    Read more
    30.07.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St Vincent and Grenadines’ government may ban flights from the U.S. (Media, 20.07.2020)

    *****International Restrictions:
    All international flights have been suspended until further notice. The seaports of Bequia, Mustique, Canouan and Union Island have also been closed to yachts and pleasure craft.
    As of 1 July 2020, the new entry requirements for all travellers to St Vincent and the Grenadines include:
    Completion of a COVID-19 questionnaire; PCR Testing on arrival; Full details of the St Vincent and the Grenadines’ government entry protocol documents listed below can be found here: [http://health.gov.vc/health/index.php/covid-19-protocols-documents?fbclid=IwAR17F8szBN_xBI0-rwiJpE7qKD0YX-1LxoFAqlpmaLgeMzSlE_EfCGKQfwk]. COVID Passenger Risk Assessment Form for Arrival in SVG. Protocol for Quarantine on Yacht. Protocol for the Working Quarantine. Protocol for Travelers to SVG. PCR test Request Form-SVG. After testing on arrival, mandatory 24-hour quarantine (await test results in home or hotel). All travellers will be required to go immediately to their private accommodation site to await the results of the PCR test. Persons going to a government facility will be boarded on agreed appropriate vehicles to await departure. Persons with adequate home facilities (relative to risk assessment) will be allowed to leave. Persons arriving with negative antibody tests results (test done within the last 5 days) and negative PCR result (test within the last 2 days) would not be required to quarantine.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    Coronavirus related restrictions have eased in recent weeks, though hygiene measures and physical and social distancing is still recommended. You may still be required to use sanitizer or wear a face mask in some shops or businesses, and to wash your hands at special washing stations before entry. If taking local private minibus transport, you may feel safer wearing a face mask. Not all hotels and private rentals have re-opened or fully re-opened to the public. There are no lockdowns or curfews. Physical distancing, including at weddings and funerals, is still recommended but rarely enforced. Otherwise, the few restrictions that there were (e.g. numbers of people allowed to travel on private minibus taxi services and certain businesses or shops only allowing a set number of people in at any one time) are loosening. The amplified music ban, which impacted social gatherings, has now been lifted. Some shops or businesses may still require customers to wear face masks, or to wash or sanitize hands before entry, or adhere to 3-6 feet space markings when queuing.

    Read more
    29.07.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines *****International Restrictions:
    All international flights have been suspended until further notice. The seaports of Bequia, Mustique, Canouan and Union Island have also been closed to yachts and pleasure craft.
    As of 1 July 2020, the new entry requirements for all travellers to St Vincent and the Grenadines include:
    Completion of a COVID-19 questionnaire; PCR Testing on arrival; Full details of the St Vincent and the Grenadines’ government entry protocol documents listed below can be found here [http://health.gov.vc/health/index.php/covid-19-protocols-documents?fbclid=IwAR17F8szBN_xBI0-rwiJpE7qKD0YX-1LxoFAqlpmaLgeMzSlE_EfCGKQfwk]. COVID Passenger Risk Assessment Form for Arrival in SVG. Protocol for Quarantine on Yacht. Protocol for the Working Quarantine. Protocol for Travelers to SVG. PCR test Request Form-SVG. After testing on arrival, mandatory 24-hour quarantine (await test results in home or hotel). All travellers will be required to go immediately to their private accommodation site to await the results of the PCR test. Persons going to a government facility will be boarded on agreed appropriate vehicles to await departure. Persons with adequate home facilities (relative to risk assessment) will be allowed to leave. Persons arriving with negative antibody tests results (test done within the last 5 days) and negative PCR result (test within the last 2 days) would not be required to quarantine.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    Coronavirus related restrictions have eased in recent weeks, though hygiene measures and physical and social distancing is still recommended. You may still be required to use sanitizer or wear a face mask in some shops or businesses, and to wash your hands at special washing stations before entry. If taking local private minibus transport, you may feel safer wearing a face mask. Not all hotels and private rentals have re-opened or fully re-opened to the public. There are no lockdowns or curfews. Physical distancing, including at weddings and funerals, is still recommended but rarely enforced. Otherwise, the few restrictions that there were (e.g. numbers of people allowed to travel on private minibus taxi services and certain businesses or shops only allowing a set number of people in at any one time) are loosening. The amplified music ban, which impacted social gatherings, has now been lifted. Some shops or businesses may still require customers to wear face masks, or to wash or sanitize hands before entry, or adhere to 3-6 feet space markings when queuing.

    Read more
    17.07.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines *****International Restrictions:
    Some commercial flights have now commenced or resumed service from Argyle International Airport in St Vincent. Although regular international flight services have been suspended until further notice. The seaports of Bequia, Mustique, Canouan and Union Island have also been closed to yachts and pleasure craft. As of 1 July 2020, the new entry requirements for all travellers to St Vincent and the Grenadines include:
    Completion of a COVID-19 questionnaire; PCR Testing on arrival; Full details of the St Vincent and the Grenadines’ government entry protocol documents listed below can be found here [http://health.gov.vc/health/index.php/covid-19-protocols-documents?fbclid=IwAR17F8szBN_xBI0-rwiJpE7qKD0YX-1LxoFAqlpmaLgeMzSlE_EfCGKQfwk]. COVID Passenger Risk Assessment Form for Arrival in SVG. Protocol for Quarantine on Yacht. Protocol for the Working Quarantine. Protocol for Travelers to SVG. PCR test Request Form-SVG. After testing on arrival, mandatory 24-hour quarantine (await test results in home or hotel). All travellers will be required to go immediately to their private accommodation site to await the results of the PCR test. Persons going to a government facility will be boarded on agreed appropriate vehicles to await departure. Persons with adequate home facilities (relative to risk assessment) will be allowed to leave. Persons arriving with negative antibody tests results (test done within the last 5 days) and negative PCR result (test within the last 2 days) would not be required to quarantine.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    Coronavirus related restrictions have eased in recent weeks, though hygiene measures and physical and social distancing is still recommended. You may still be required to use sanitizer or wear a face mask in some shops or businesses, and to wash your hands at special washing stations before entry. If taking local private minibus transport, you may feel safer wearing a face mask. Not all hotels and private rentals have re-opened or fully re-opened to the public. There are no lockdowns or curfews. Physical distancing, including at weddings and funerals, is still recommended but rarely enforced. Otherwise, the few restrictions that there were (e.g. numbers of people allowed to travel on private minibus taxi services and certain businesses or shops only allowing a set number of people in at any one time) are loosening. The amplified music ban, which impacted social gatherings, has now been lifted. Some shops or businesses may still require customers to wear face masks, or to wash or sanitize hands before entry, or adhere to 3-6 feet space markings when queuing.

    Read more
    15.07.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines *****International Restrictions:
    All international flights have been suspended until further notice. The seaports of Bequia, Mustique, Canouan and Union Island have also been closed to yachts and pleasure craft. As of 1 July 2020, the new entry requirements for all travellers to St Vincent and the Grenadines include: Completion of a COVID-19 questionnaire; PCR Testing on arrival; Full details of the St Vincent and the Grenadines’ government entry protocol documents listed below can be found here [http://health.gov.vc/health/index.php/covid-19-protocols-documents?fbclid=IwAR17F8szBN_xBI0-rwiJpE7qKD0YX-1LxoFAqlpmaLgeMzSlE_EfCGKQfwk]
    COVID Passenger Risk Assessment Form for Arrival in SVG; Protocol for Quarantine on Yacht; Protocol for the Working Quarantine; Protocol for Travelers to SVG PCR test Request Form-SVG.
    After testing on arrival, mandatory 24-hour quarantine (await test results in home or hotel). All travelers will be required to go immediately to their private accommodation site to await the results of the PCR test. Persons going to a government facility will be boarded on agreed appropriate vehicles to await departure. Persons with adequate home facilities (relative to risk assessment) will be allowed to leave. Persons arriving with negative antibody tests results (test done within the last 5 days) and negative PCR result (test within the last 2 days) would not be required to quarantine.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    Until international commercial flights resume, taxi service from Argyle International Airport is limited. Coronavirus related restrictions have eased in recent weeks, though hygiene measures and physical and social distancing is still recommended. You may still be required to use sanitizer or wear a face mask in some shops or businesses, and to wash your hands at special washing stations before entry. If taking local private minibus transport, you may feel safer wearing a face mask. Not all hotels and private rentals have re-opened or fully re-opened to the public. If making a booking, you should check whether there are any coronavirus restrictions or protocols to observe.

    Read more
    06.07.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines *****International Restrictions:
    St Vincent and the Grenadines’ borders remain open, albeit with controls in place for new arrivals. International and domestic flights are suspended until further notice and there are currently no commercial options available to leave St Vincent and the Grenadines.
    Effective 1 July, all passengers arriving in SVG during the month of July will be PCR tested for COVID-19. Effective June 22, yacht visitors may be allowed to quarantine onboard their vessels.

    Read more
    29.06.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1. Regulations related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been lifted.
    2. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 14 days.

    *****

    Outbound restrictions:

    There are currently no known restrictions on individuals seeking to depart the country.
    US citizens who are attempting to return to the US from the Eastern Caribbean and need assistance should complete the provided form for each person wishing to return to the US.

    Read more
    19.06.2020
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

    Inbound restrictions:

    Travellers who have been to China, Hong Kong (China SAR), Italy, Japan, Macao (China SAR), Singapore or South Korea will be quarantined for 14 days. All international flights into Argyle International Airport have been cancelled indefinitely. American Airlines has suspended flights between St. Vincent and Miami. Air Canada has suspended all flights until further notice. American Airlines has suspended flights between St. Vincent and Miami.

    Outbound restrictions:

    There are currently no known restrictions on individuals seeking to depart the country. US citizens who are attempting to return to the US from the Eastern Caribbean and need assistance should complete the provided form for each person wishing to return to the US.

    Read more
    30.05.2020
  • Source US State Dept. COVID-19 Country Specific Information
    Foreign travel advice, Gov.UK
    #North America, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

    All international flights into Argyle International Airport have been cancelled.

    1. Passengers who have been in China (People’s Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Macao (SAR China) or Singapore in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
    – This does not apply to nationals of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

    2. Passengers arriving from European Union Member States, United Kingdom or USA are required to self-quarantine for 14 days upon arrival.