US To Brazil Travel Restrictions, Flights News & Travel Ban In 2021 – Advisory & Requirements

This page was last updated on 03 November, 2021.


At a Glance

Most travelers from United States are allowed to enter Brazil, but there are restrictions.
Source: Brazilian Government

Brazil: Open for Travel

Travel is allowed with restrictions
Travelers are allowed to enter Brazil by air. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Details and Exemptions:Land and sea borders remain closed.
Source: Brazilian Government


No quarantine required
Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival unless they present symptoms of COVID-19.

Source: Brazilian Government

COVID-19 test required

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results
Travelers must present a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR or antigen test result. The RT-PCR test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before boarding in the first leg of the trip to Brazil. An antigen test must be taken a maximum of 24 hours before boarding the first leg of the trip to Brazil. The test results must be in English, Spanish, or Portuguese.

Details and Exemptions:This requirement does not apply to:
-Travelers under the age of 2;
-Travelers aged 2 years and older and under the age of 12, who are accompanied by an adult who has proof of a negative test;
-Travelers that have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 90 days. They must have 2 positive RT-PCR test results taken at least 14 days apart; the last test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure. Additionally, they must present an antigen test taken after their last positive COVID-19 RT-PCR test and a medical certificate showing they are asymptomatic and have been cleared to travel.
Source: Brazilian Government

Masks are required

Masks are mandatory in public in some cities
Travelers must wear masks in outdoor public spaces, public transport, and in businesses, including shops and gyms.

Source: Brazilian Government

Required Documents for your Trip

Mandatory health declaration form
Travelers are required to complete the Traveler’s Health Declaration form (DSV) online a maximum of 72 hours before departure.

Source: Brazilian Government
Document: Complete online