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Bermuda Travel Restrictions

78,05% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Bermuda.

Bermuda entry details and exceptions

All immunized travelers will be given a red wristband upon arrival. Immunized travelers with pretest must wear it until receiving the negative arrival test. Immunized travelers WITHOUT pretest must wear it until receiving the negative DAY 4 test.


Outgoing travel to BermudaTravelling from South Africa to Bermuda

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Bermuda.

Details and exceptions
All immunised travellers will be given a red wristband upon arrival. Immunized travellers WITH pretest must wear it until receiving the negative arrival test. Immunized travellers WITHOUT pretest must wear it until receiving the negative DAY 4 test.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from South Africa will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Bermuda.

Details and exceptions
Unimmunised travellers have the option to complete part of their mandatory 14 day quarantine at an accommodation of their choice (at home or other accommodation).
Unimmunised travellers WITH a valid pre-arrival test must complete a 4-day government quarantine stay, and will be tested on Day 3 of their stay. Upon receipt of a negative test result, travellers will be allowed to quarantine at an accommodation of their choosing for the remaining 10 days of their 14-day quarantine.
Unimmunised travellers WITHOUT a valid pre-arrival test must complete an 8-day government quarantine stay and will be tested on Day 7 of their stay. Upon receipt of a negative test result, travellers will be allowed to quarantine at an accommodation of their choosing for the remaining 6 days of their 14-day quarantine.
Unimmunised travellers who transition to a home quarantine will be required to specify if they can quarantine alone or if they will be sharing a household with others. If sharing a household with others, the traveller will have to list the names and contact information for all household members. All adult members of the household will be contacted and asked to sign a waiver agreeing to quarantine with the traveller for the remainder of the traveller's quarantine, wear a red wristband during their quarantine, and get tested 13 days after the traveller's arrival to Bermuda (this test will be scheduled for household members at Perot). The traveller will not be released from government quarantine until all adult household members have signed their waivers.
Documents
Travel Authorization Form

Applicable for both foreign and local travellers. Must be done 1 to 3 days before departure.

Contact-Tracing App

Travellers are encouraged to download the App WeHealth Bermuda.


Return travelReturning to South Africa from Bermuda

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Bermuda must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.

Details and exceptions
traveler with no proof of a negative COVID-19 test result will be required to do an antigen test on arrival at his or her own cost and if positive for COVID-19, he or she will be required to isolate at their own cost, for a period of 10 days.
Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Bermuda are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.

Details and exceptions
Travelers who display any COVID-19–related symptoms must be tested on arrival. In the event that the result of the COVID-19 test is positive, they will be required to quarantine for 10 days. The cost of testing and quarantine will be on the travelers' expense.
Documents
Health Declaration Form

Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Bermuda

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

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