International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Restricted

Entry into Chile From Egypt is Restricted

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Travelers are not allowed to enter Chile.

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Entry restrictions do not apply to:

  • Chilean citizens and residents but they will not be allowed to depart Chile unless they have exceptional circumstances;
  • Parents or children of a citizen or resident with proper documentation;
  • Foreigners that are in a matrimonial relationship with a citizen or resident with the proper documentation;
  • Foreigners non-residents with exemptional reasons.
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Chilean Tourism
Start Date
4/5/2021
Changed
7/27/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure of their last direct flight to Chile.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 2.
Testing Options
  • A Rt Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Final Boarding
Start Date
1/7/2021
Changed
7/27/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form

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Description

All travelers must fill a health form a maximum of 48 hours before boarding the flight. Travelers must have the confirmation QR code they received by email to show to the airline while boarding.

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Start Date
11/23/2020
Changed
7/27/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory health insurance

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Description

Foreign non-resident travelers must have proof of health insurance with COVID-19 coverage for their stay in Chile. This insurance must cover at least 30000 USD.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Chilean citizens, residents, and holders of diplomatic or official passports;
  • Citizens of Spain without residency in Chile as long as they have valid forms E-CHL/09 and E-CH/11.
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Chilean Tourism
Start Date
11/17/2020
Changed
7/27/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory 10-day quarantine

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Description

Travelers must quarantine for 10 days on arrival in Chile. Travelers can quarantine at home if they have a mobility pass or if they travel with children. Other travelers must quarantine at a transit hotel.

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Travelers under 18 years of age traveling alone may quarantine at home for the full 10 days.

Minimum Number of Days
10 days
Start Date
3/31/2021
Changed
7/27/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in public places and on public transportation.

Fabric-made and reusable face masks are not allowed for domestic flights in Chile. Passengers will only be allowed to board the aircraft with surgical, 3 layers, or superior face masks (KN95, N95).

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Chilean Tourism
Start Date
7/15/2021
Changed
7/27/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Chile.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
64.08
Increased by-12.27
at 7/29/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
2.30%
Increased by-0.70%
at 7/29/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
72.20%
Increased by0.96%
at 7/27/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
13,801,885
Increased by183,091
at 7/27/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.75
Decreased by0.04
at 7/27/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

General

Chile is gradually re-opening with more restrictive or relaxed guidance in effect depending on the region you are visiting. There is a curfew in place in most regions, between the hours of 10 pm and 5 am. Movement and gathering restrictions may depend on whether you have a mobility pass (Pase de Movilidad) which is provided to those who are fully vaccinated. The COVID-19 response for the different regions in Chile can be found in Spanish at https://www.chileatiende....
Last Checked
7/28/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
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Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in all public spaces and on public transportation.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
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Restrictions in place
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Public transportation is operating on a modified schedule. Passengers may be required to undergo health checks and present their health and travel history at checkpoints and proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours, or proof of vaccination, is required to enter high-risk regions.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
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Restrictions in place
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Restaurants are open in low-risk areas at a reduced capacity to allow social distancing.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
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Closed
Severity
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Bars remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
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Closed
Severity
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Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
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Restrictions in place
Severity
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Essential services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Some non-essential shops are permitted to open depending on regional restrictions.

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