Honduras (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 21 July, 2021.

 

At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Entry For Vaccinated Travelers: Partially Allowed
Vaccination Requirements: All travelers must still complete the online pre-check form, but fully vaccinated individuals with their original vaccination certificate are no longer required to provide proof of a negative COVID test upon entry in Honduras.

Proof of Full Vaccination: Passengers must provide the original vaccination certificate documenting complete COVID-19 vaccination (two doses of most vaccines; one dose of Johnson & Johnson) with at least 14 days after receipt of the final dose.
Tourist Entry: Partially Allowed
Testing: Negative PCR test results required for some travelers.
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Details: Quarantine is required for some travelers

Local Restrictions

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

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 22.06.2021
1. Passengers arriving from or who in the past 21 days have been in South Africa or United Kingdom are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to nationals and residents of Honduras.
2. Nationals and residents of Honduras arriving from or who in the past 21 days have been in South Africa or United Kingdom are subject to quarantine for 14 days.
3. Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 72 hours before arrival. Tests accepted are: antigen, ELISA and RT-PCR.
– This does not apply to passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.
4. A completed “immigration pre-check” must be presented upon arrival. The form can be submitted online before departure at https://prechequeo.inm.gob.hn .

 

Detailed Tourist Information

Airports in Honduras are now open for domestic and international travel.

Land and sea borders remain closed.

The Government of Honduras announced the following temporary measures in response to the new strain of COVID-19, as of December 23, 2020:

-Non-resident Honduran citizens and tourists coming from the United Kingdom or South Africa or having visited or transited through those areas in the last 21 days are restricted from entering Honduras via any means.

-Honduran citizens and foreigners resident in Honduras coming from the United Kingdom or South Africa or having visited or transited through those areas in the last two weeks, must quarantine for 14 days upon entry to Honduras.

Individuals with symptoms consistent with COVID-19, who within the last 14 days have been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19, or traveled to a country with confirmed cases, may be isolated in a medical center or at the traveler’s place of residence/temporary stay for monitoring by the Ministry of Health for up to 14 days.

Effective June 2, 2021, The Government of Honduras has updated its requirements for entry into the country. All travelers must still complete the online pre-check form, but fully vaccinated individuals with their original vaccination certificate are no longer required to provide proof of a negative COVID test upon entry in Honduras.

1. Proof of Full Vaccination: Passengers must provide the original vaccination certificate documenting complete COVID-19 vaccination (two doses of most vaccines; one dose of Johnson & Johnson) with at least 14 days after receipt of the final dose.

2. COVID-19 Test: Passengers who cannot provide proof of full vaccination must hand-carry the negative test results for a PCR or rapid test taken less than 72 hours before entry into Honduras. Passengers must show the test results at check-in.

 

Lockdown Details

There is no public transport available in Honduras. If you wish to move to or from the airport you have to hire a private taxi or driver.

There is a daily curfew from 10pm to 5am in place throughout the country until 6 June. Shopping and essential activities will be allowed from 5am to 10pm daily irrespective of your identification number, in all departments except Olancho. Visit the website of the Honduran Police (https://www.policianacional.gob.hn/comunicados/11326) if travelling to Olancho. Anyone circulating during curfew hours will be detained by local authorities.

Bars, discotheques and convention centres remain closed.

In banks, supermarkets, shopping centres (malls) and shops, capacity should not exceed 50%. There will be special schedules for older people, pregnant women and people with disabilities. Children are prohibited from entering shops.
 

Sources

https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/honduras/coronavirus
Data Source: covidcontrols.co