US To Guyana 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 Guyana, but there are restrictions.
Source: Government of Guyana

Guyana: Open for Travel

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
Vaccinated travelers are allowed to enter Guyana. Please check the documentation, quarantine and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Source: Government of Guyana


No quarantine required
Fully vaccinated asymptomatic travelers and travelers that do not test positive during their on arrival test are not required to quarantine.

Source: Cheddi Jagan Airport – Guyana

COVID-19 test required

COVID-19 testing on arrival may be required
Travelers arriving with a negative COVID-19 test result from a test taken more than 72 hours before their arrival will be required to undergo a test on arrival in Guyana.

Details and Exemptions:This requirement does not apply to:
-Travelers under the age of 2.
Source: Government of Guyana

Masks are required

Masks are mandatory in public
Travelers aged 2 years and older must wear masks in public places.

Source: Guyana Tourism Authority

Other Things to Take Note Of

Temperature screening on arrival
Temperature screening is required for all travelers on arrival.

Source: Cheddi Jagan Airport – Guyana

Required Documents for your Trip

Mandatory proof of vaccination
Travelers must have proof of vaccination, showing their name, the name of their vaccine, the date the doses were given, and the batch number from an accredited health facility. Travelers are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after the last vaccination was received.

The vaccines currently accepted include AstraZeneca, Sputnik V-Gam, Sinopharm, Sinovac, Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson and Johnson. Proof of vaccination must be in English or with a certified translation.

Travelers who have recovered from COVID-19 14 days to 3 months before travel are considered fully vaccinated if they can provide a ‘Certificate of Clearance’ from a certified medical practitioner.

Travelers that have received a combination of two different vaccines may still be considered fully vaccinated. Please check the link for more information on accepted vaccine combinations.

Details and Exemptions:The requirement does not apply to:
-Travelers under the age of 12.

Source: Government of Guyana
Proof of negative COVID-19 test results
Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR or Antigen test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before arrival to avoid on arrival testing.

Details and Exemptions:This requirement does not apply to:
-Travelers under the age of 2.

Source: Government of Guyana