Travel Restrictions Entering El Salvador from the United States for Vaccinated Travelers

Travel Restrictions Entering El Salvador from the United States for Vaccinated Travelers

Summary

Border Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed

Allowed

Transit is allowed

Policies
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Mandatory Masks

Last Major Change
Cases Per Million
0.00
Increased by0.00
at 5/15/2022
Vaccinated
70.50%
Increased by70.50%
at 4/26/2022
Return Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

The information on this page is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from the United States to El Salvador.

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Governments may change their policies with little notice. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter El Salvador.

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Allowed

Transit is allowed

Description

Travelers are allowed to transit through El Salvador. Travelers must stay in the transit zone in the airport.

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Visas

Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers are not required to have a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling to El Salvador.

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Recommended

Recommended proof of vaccination

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Description

Travelers who are fully vaccinated are recommended to present a COVID-19 vaccination certificate, showing that they received all the doses required for full vaccination. Travelers are advised to have a vaccination certificate as this may be occasionally required for entry to some events.

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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required

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Description

Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival.

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While There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in some places

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in indoor places and in all outdoor places where social distancing is not possible.

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Possible

Health pass may be required

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Travel Purpose
TourismBusinessMedical
Description

Travelers may be required to present a valid vaccination certificate to enter specific events.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is high in El Salvador.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
0.00
Increased by0.00
at 5/15/2022
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
0.40%
Increased by-0.40%
at 4/9/2022
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
70.50%
Increased by70.50%
at 4/26/2022
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
4,595,639
Increased by4,595,639
at 4/26/2022
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.20
Increased by-0.01
at 5/7/2022

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

Local Guidelines

Although restrictions are gradually lifting, the Ministry of Health can place high-risk areas in quarantine with little or no prior notice. Proof of a negative COVID-19 test or full vaccination is required to attend public sports events and may be required for other public events. Some establishments may be operating with limits to capacity in place and large gatherings remain discouraged. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.
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Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in airports and when attending gatherings. Face masks are recommended when in public spaces.

Public transportation

Operating
Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are mostly open as usual. Contact details and temperature checks may be required to enter.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are mostly open as usual. Contact details and temperature checks may be required to enter.

Nightclubs

Restrictions in place
Nightclubs are mostly open as usual. Contact details and temperature checks may be required to enter.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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