Travel and COVID-19
Travel during a global pandemic can be a daunting prospect. Whether you’re considering travel within the United States or abroad, there’s a lot of information to sort through, leaving some with a sense of “travel trepidation”. Here are some resources that will help you prepare for travel.
What You Need to Know about International Travel
- Make sure you are up to date with your COVID-19 vaccines before you travel internationally.
- Check your destination’s COVID-19 situation and travel requirements before traveling. Countries may have their own entry and exit requirements.
Traveling TO the U.S. from abroad?
- Answer a few questions to find out what is needed to board a flight to the United States depending on your citizen, immigrant, or non-citizen immigrant status. Select the option that applies for each traveler, including children, for a customized response.
- Visit COVID-19 Country Specific Information from the U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs. This site provides information and resources regarding COVID-19 testing, vaccine information and entry/exit requirements when traveling internationally to and from the United States.
- When you travel to the United States by air, you are required to show a negative COVID-19 test result (taken no more than 1 day before travel) or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before you board your flight. Click HERE to learn more about COVID-19 testing requirements for international travel TO the United States.
As a result of a court order, effective immediately and as of April 18, 2022, CDC’s January 29, 2021 Order requiring masks on public transportation conveyances and at transportation hubs is no longer in effect. Therefore, CDC will not enforce the Order. CDC continues to recommend that people wear masks in indoor public transportation settings at this time.
Vaccination and Testing Opportunities in Barnstable County
Need a COVID-19 primary series vaccine or booster shot prior to travel? Cape Cod Community College will continue to offer Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines to eligible participants 5+ according to CDC’s COVID-19 vaccination schedule.