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Uruguay travel restrictions & quarantine rules

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The travel advice is Exercise normal safety precautions to Uruguay. Uruguay is Open for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Uruguay. Uruguay is part of South America with main city at Montevideo. Its Developing country with a population of 3M people. The main currency is Peso Uruguayo. The languages spoken are Spanish.
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🚨 Travel Advice for Uruguay

Open

for travel

For entry into Uruguay

International travel to Uruguay is permitted. It is necessary to comply with requirements to ensure entry is allowed.

Other restrictions

Foreign travelers are required to provide proof of insurance covering all COVID-19 related costs during their stay.

Vaccinations and vaccinated travel

Travelers who present a valid certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19 are exempt from pre-departure testing requirements.
Full details can be found at https://www.gub.uy/ministerio-salud-publica/comunicacion/publicaciones/requisitos-para-ingreso-uruguay-personas-nacionales-extranjeras

Test/medical certificate required

Non-vaccinated travelers must provide proof of a negative RT-PCR or rapid antigen test, taken within the previous 72 hours, on departure.
Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 are exempt from testing requirements and may provide proof of a positive antigen or PCR test, taken at least 10 days and not more than 90 days before arrival.
For more details Government of Uruguay

Government measures

In addition to safety guidelines, preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.

Use of masks

Face masks are recommended but should not replace other safety measures such as social distancing.

Public transport

Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Restaurants are open as usual.

Bars

Bars are open as usual.

Nightclubs

Nightclubs are open as usual.

Shops

Shops and services 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. Certificates must be in English or in Chinese.
Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 and received one dose of vaccination, at least 14 days before departure, are also considered fully vaccinated.
There are exemptions for non-vaccinated citizens and residents.
Full details can be found at https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/inbound-travel.html

Test/medical certificate required

Proof of a negative rapid antigen test, taken within the previous 24 hours, must be provided on departure.
Test certificates must be in English or Chinese.

Testing on arrival

A nucleic acid test will be administered upon arrival and apart from the transfer from the airport, proof of a negative test result is required to leave the place of residence.

Additional test requirements

Daily rapid antigen testing is required for the first 5 days after arrival. Additionally, travelers must undergo a PCR test on day 2.
Daily antigen results can be reported via the 'Electronic COVID-19 monitoring & surveillance system' (eCMSS). Instructions can be found at https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/pdf/eCMSSLogin.pdf

Travel restriction details for Uruguay

🚫 Destination No quarantine
πŸ›¬ Return Quarantine may be required
πŸ–οΈ Some Visitors
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Open with restrictions
πŸ›οΈ Open shopping
🚌 Operational transport
πŸ“… events Partially Allowed

πŸ”’ Lockdown Details for Uruguay

The Uruguayan Government has implemented a number of measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Face masks, maintaining social distancing and occupancy limits continue to be recommended in all public places, but this is not being enforced.

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety for Uruguay

Exercise normal safety precautions

We've lowered the travel advice level for Uruguay. We now advise you exercise normal safety precautions. We now advise: Exercise normal safety precautions in Uruguay.
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