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The travel advice is Exercise a high degree of caution to USA. USA is Major restrictions for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to USA. USA is part of North America with main city at Washington, D.C.. Its Developed country with a population of 324M people. The main currency is US Dollar. The languages spoken are English.
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🚨 Travel Advice for USA

Major restrictions

for travel
International travel to the United States is permitted for vaccinated travelers. There are exceptions for non-vaccinated citizens and permanent residents.
It is necessary to comply with requirements to ensure entry is allowed.

Other restrictions

Non-vaccinated travelers staying 60 days or longer are required to become fully vaccinated against COVID-19 within 60 days of arriving in the United States, or as soon as medically appropriate.

Vaccination required

Travelers are required to present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19 with the use of an approved vaccine.
The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before departure.
U.S. citizens, permanent residents and those with a special authorization are exempt from the vaccination requirement. Further information on exemptions can be found at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/proof-of-vaccination.html#noncitizen
Authorized vaccines include those approved by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Full details can be found at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/proof-of-vaccination.html#covid-vaccines

Quarantine required

Non-vaccinated travelers are required to self-quarantine for 5 days on arrival and to undergo a viral test 3 to 5 days after arrival.
Travelers may instead provide documentation of having recovered from COVID-19. This will require proof of a positive test result, taken not more than 90 days before departure, and a letter from a healthcare provider.
Non-vaccinated citizens and permanent residents are exempt from quarantine requirements.

Quarantine recommended

Vaccinated travelers are recommended by the CDC to self-quarantine for 5 days and take a viral test 3 to 5 days after arrival.

Additional documents required

A completed 'disclosure and attestation' form must be presented prior to boarding.
Non-vaccinated foreign travelers must provide proof of a vaccination exemption prior to boarding. - Disclosure and attestation form
For more details Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United States

Government measures

Although nationwide restrictions are in place, localized safety measures are decided by state authorities. More relaxed or restrictive measures may be in effect depending on the state visited. Information relating to the COVID-19 response in each state can be found at https://www.cdc.gov/publichealthgateway/healthdirectories/healthdepartments.html

Use of masks

Face masks are not required but the use of a mask or covering is recommended when on public transport. Mask rules may vary depending on the state visited.

Public transport

Public transportation is operating but restrictions may vary depending on the state visited.

Restaurants

Restaurants are open but restrictions may vary depending on the state visited.

Bars

Bars are open but restrictions may vary depending on the state visited.

Nightclubs

Nightclubs are open but restrictions may vary depending on the state visited.

Shops

Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

On return

Vaccination required

Travelers are required to present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19 with the use of an approved vaccine.
The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before departure. Documentation must be in English, French, or with a certified translation.
Citizens, residents, and those traveling for essential reasons are exempt from this requirement.
Full details can be found at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/covid-vaccinated-travellers-entering-canada#determine-fully

Quarantine required

Non-vaccinated travelers are required to self-quarantine for 14 days on arrival at their own residence or accommodation.
Those testing negative on day 8 will not see their quarantine period extended. Travelers testing positive will be required to isolate an additional 10 days.

Test/medical certificate required

Non-vaccinated travelers are required to provide proof of a negative PCR, NAT, NAAT, or RT-LAMP test result, taken within the previous 72 hours of departure. Alternatively, proof of a negative professionally administered antigen test result, taken the day before departure, is also accepted.
Alternatively, those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 are exempt from testing requirements and may provide proof of a positive molecular test result, issued at least 10 and not more than 180 days before arrival.
Documentation must be in English, French, or with a certified translation. Further information on testing requirements can be found at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/flying-canada-checklist/covid-19-testing-travellers-coming-into-canada

Testing on arrival

Non-vaccinated travelers will either be administered a COVID-19 test on arrival or provided with a self-swab kit. Additionally, they will be provided with an at-home COVID-19 self-swab kit which must be taken on day 8 of the quarantine period.
Travelers may register in advance for the test on arrival at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/arrival-testing-providers
Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 are exempt from testing on arrival requirements and may provide proof of a positive molecular test result, issued at least 10 and not more than 180 days before arrival.

Travel restriction details for USA

🚫 Destination Quarantine required
πŸ›¬ Return Quarantine required
πŸ–οΈ Closed to Vistors
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Open with restrictions
πŸ›οΈ Open shopping
🚌 Operational with restrictions transport
πŸ“… events Partially Allowed

πŸ”’ Lockdown Details for USA

Restrictions and closures now vary on a state-by-state basis, so please check our state-specific pages for details.
Public transportation in most states is operating with some health regulations in place.
President Joe Biden has mandated the use of masks in all airports, on public transportation that is deemed federal, which includes any transportation that crosses state lines. This includes many trains, airplanes and intercity buses.

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety for USA

Exercise a high degree of caution

You no longer need to take a COVID-19 test before travelling to the US. However, you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of vaccination unless you're a US citizen, permanent resident or qualify for one of the exceptions to this requirement. COVID-19 remains a health risk. Various restrictions and public health measures remain in place and vary by location. Follow the advice of local authorities. Take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19. We advise: Exercise a high degree of caution in the USA due to impacts of COVID-19.
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