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Trinidad and Tobago Travel Restrictions

45,88% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 45,46% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa will not be allowed to enter Trinidad and Tobago.
Vaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Trinidad and Tobago with a negative COVID-19 test result.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Trinidad and Tobago for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Trinidad and Tobago entry details and exceptions

Restriction does not apply to Trinidad and Tobago citizens and residents.Fully vaccinated with no symptoms of COVID-19 will not be required to go into quarantine and will not need to be re-tested

For exemption details you may visit Trinidad and Tobago Government


Outgoing travel to Trinidad and TobagoTravelling from South Africa to Trinidad and Tobago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Trinidad and Tobago.

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Trinidad and Tobago.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

Details and exceptions
Travelers entering the country will be placed in state-supervised quarantine for 7 days. Testing will be done on the 6th day. A negative test result will allow release of the traveler to continue home isolation.

Return travelReturning to South Africa from Trinidad and Tobago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Trinidad and Tobago 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 Trinidad and Tobago 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 Trinidad and Tobago

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open

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