Bolivia (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 25 February, 2021.

 

At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: Negative PCR test results is required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: No
Quarantine Details: Quarantine not required.

Local Restrictions

Lockdown in Effect: Partial
Events: Banned
Transport: Operational with restrictions
Shopping: Open
Restaurants and Bars: Open with restrictions
 

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 15.02.2021
1. Passengers who have been in the past 14 days in the United Kingdom are not allowed to enter until 15 March 2021.
– This does not apply to nationals and residents of Bolivia.
2. Flights from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom to Bolivia are suspended until 15 March 2021.
– This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights.
3. Passengers arriving from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay or Peru must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT – PCR test result issued at most 3 days before arrival.
4. Passengers arriving from Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Cayman Isl., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, St. Barthelemy, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Isl., Uruguay or Venezuela must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT – PCR test result issued at most 7 days before arrival.
5. Passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, China (People’s Rep.), Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea (Dem. People’s Rep.), Korea (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People’s Dem. Rep., Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Isl., Mexico, Micronesia (Federated States), Moldova (Rep.), Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia (Rep.), Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Isl., Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City (Holy See), Viet Nam or Yemen must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT – PCR test result issued at most 10 days before arrival.
6. A completed “Public Health Passenger Locator Form” must be presented upon arrival. The form is available at https://www.dgac.gob.bo/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Form_Salud_International_EN.pdf .
– This does not apply to passengers arriving from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland.
7. Passengers arriving from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland must present a completed “Health Affidavit for Travelers” upon arrival, and
– are subject to self-isolation for 14 days.
8. Nationals and residents of Bolivia arriving from the United Kingdom must present a completed “Health Affidavit for Travelers” upon arrival, and
– are subject to self-isolation for 14 days.

 

Detailed Tourist Information

Air borders are open and commercial flights are permitted to operate. Returning Bolivian citizens and residents, foreign nationals, diplomats, members of special missions and international organizations, technical specialists, and drivers of international goods and cargo will be permitted to return to the country with no enforced quarantine upon their arrival provided that they submit a valid certification of the PCR test specifically for COVID-19 with a negative result prior to the flight.
 

Lockdown Details

There are no national COVID-19 restrictions, but departments and municipalities have the authority to impose COVID-19 restrictions at the local level.

The wearing of facemasks in public places is mandatory and social distancing measures must be respected.

Schools partially reopened in February 2021. Departments and municipalities will have the authority to determine education schedules and if students will return to the classroom in-person.

 

Sources

https://bo.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/
Data Source: covidcontrols.co