Colombia (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 27 October, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Partially Allowed
Testing: Not Required
Quarantine Required: No
Quarantine Details: Not Required

Local Restrictions

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

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 14.10.2021
A “Check Mig” form must be submitted at most 24 hours before departure at


Detailed Tourist Information

Colombia is allowing the entry of foreign citizens except Brazil and India.

Lockdown Details

The health emergency has been extended until 30 November 2021.

The use of masks is mandatory in public (including on public transport and in taxis).

Any gathering where it is not possible to maintain 1 meter of social distancing between each person is prohibited.

Consumption of alcoholic beverages is prohibited in public spaces.

Regional, departmental and city authorities may be implementing local measures, including restrictions based on gender and/or identification numbers, curfews and lockdowns. During Easter, further measures may be imposed depending on ICU occupancy rates. Certain measures for local curfews, quarantined municipalities (Bogota and elsewhere) are being introduced at short notice. You should check official guidance from the relevant local authority (please see websites for key cities below) as well as national COVID-19 regulations and updates by MinSalud (Ministry of Health):

-Barranquilla (
-Bogota (
-Cali (
-Cartagena ( )
-Medellín (
-Santa Marta (

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