This page was last updated on 07 May, 2021.
At a Glance
Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: COVID-19 PCR antigen test is required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Details: Quarantine depends on the result of PCR Test
Lockdown in Effect: Partial
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational with restrictions
Restaurants and Bars: Open with restrictions
Detailed Travel Advisory
1. A completed “Immigration/Customs Form” must be presented upon arrival. The form can be found at www.travelform.gov.bb or upon arrival.
2. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 3 days before arrival. The certificate must be in English.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 5 years who are accompanied by a legal guardian.
3. Passengers could be subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.
4. Passengers could be subject to quarantine. More details can be found at https://www.visitbarbados.org/covid-19-travel-guidelines-2020 .
Detailed Tourist Information
Barbados is now open, however, all travelers to Barbados must complete a Pre-Arrival on-line Embarkation/Disembarkation (ED) form. It is urged that this be done at least 24hrs before arrival. This online form will include ED information, such as intended address and health information, and will allow for the uploading of COVID 19 PCR test results.
Travelers can go to www.travelform.gov.bb to complete the form.
Visit the Visit Barbados website for full details on travel requirements. You should read these before your departure and monitor the pages on a regular basis as the requirements may change at short notice. Masks should be worn at all times during your travel to Barbados and your passage through the airport. Social distancing and hygiene protocols are in place.
Persons coming from high-risk countries are required to quarantine in government approved facilities and have a second test after 5 days after their first test. If negative they are allowed to move freely on the island.
Persons coming from medium risk countries who have not visited a High Risk Country within 21 days prior to arrival, should present valid results of test done within 72h prior to travel to Barbados. They will then be able to leave the airport but will be monitored for 7 days and required to test after 5 days of their first negative test.
Persons travelling from the Low Risk countries who have not visited a High Risk Country within 21 days prior to arrival, should present valid results of test done within one week prior to travel to Barbados.
Persons travelling from the Very Low Risk countries who have not visited a High or Medium Risk Country within 21 days prior to arrival, don’t require a negative PCR test.
The Government has announced new relaxing of measures from the 15th of March.
Curfew is now from 9 pm to 6 am
People are now allowed to access the beach from 6 to 9 am and from 3 to 6 pm seven days a week
People are now allowed to exercise every day from 6 am to 6pm
All retail businesses are now allowed to open.
Pleasure craft is still not allowed.
Restaurants are allowed to open for indoor dining respecting distance measures. Fast food chains are now allowed to have indoor dining.
You should follow the Barbados Government Information Service on Facebook for further details as plans are subject to change at short notice.
Data Source: covidcontrols.co