Trinidad and Tobago (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 07 May, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Partially Allowed
Testing: Not Required
Quarantine Required: Yes
Quarantine Details: Quarantine for 14 days required for all countries.

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 15.01.2021
Airports in Trinidad and Tobago are closed.
– This does not apply if permitted by the Minister with responsibility for national security.


Detailed Tourist Information

The borders of Trinidad and Tobago are closed. Airports and seaports are closed.

Only citizens and legal residents, including students, and cruise ship employees who apply for an exemption are being allowed re-entry, subject to mandatory quarantine protocols.

Returning nationals and authorized residents are required to present a negative COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) recorded 72 hours before arrival. Upon arrival, passengers will be placed in a state or state-supervised quarantine facility for seven days; they will be tested on the sixth day and released once this test is negative. Travelers who have been in the UK 14 days before arrival must complete a 14-day quarantine at a state or state-supervised quarantine facility.

Lockdown Details

Beaches, rivers, parks and gymnasiums have reopened. Food establishments and restaurants are now permitted to provide in-house dining services until 10pm and bars, casinos and cinemas have reopened. Places of worship have also now resumed normal services.

Sporting activities have resumed and members of the public are permitted to congregate in larger groups of up to 25 people.

You must wear a mask, to cover your nose and mouth, in public spaces. You should adhere to all precautionary measures put in place by the local authorities. Schools and universities remain closed.

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