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Health Alert – Updated COVID-19-Related Entry Requirements for Travel to Guatemala
June 13, 2022

Health Alert – Updated Requirements for Air Travel to the United States

Updated: June 10, 2022

Location: Guatemala, countrywide

Event:  Effective June 12, 2022, at 12:01 a.m., a negative COVID-19 test will no longer be required for any travelers to the United States.  Vaccine requirements for non-U.S. citizen, nonimmigrant travelers remain in effect.

Actions to Take: 

·        Travelers who test positive for or have symptoms of COVID-19 should delay their travel and should consider getting tested for current infection with a viral test as close to the time of departure as possible (no more than 3 days) to reduce likelihood of transmission.

·        Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.

·        For information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19, please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.

·        Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for country-specific information related to COVID-19.

·        Check with your airlines, cruise lines, or travel operators regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions, including potential COVID vaccine or testing requirements for countries you are transiting through.

·        Visit the U.S. Embassy Guatemala webpage on COVID-19 for information on conditions in Guatemala.


U.S. Embassy Guatemala City, Guatemala

Website:  https://gt.usembassy.gov/

Phone: (502) 2326-4000

Email:  AmCitsGuatemala@state.gov

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Guatemala Country Information and Travel Advisory Page

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