Travel Restrictions Entering India from the United States for Vaccinated Travelers
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Travel is allowed with restrictions
Possible COVID-19 Test
Mandatory Health Assessment
1x Mandatory Documents
The information on this page is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from the United States to India.View restrictions for unvaccinated travelers
Governments may change their policies with little notice. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.
Travel is allowed with restrictions
Travelers are allowed to enter India. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.
For interstate traveling, travelers should inform themselves before the planned trip about the requirements. Some states require either proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a COVID-19 negative test result and/or testing on arrival if entering from other Indian states. Additional quarantine may be necessary, depending on the state of origin.
Before You Leave
No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers from selected countries with COVID-19 vaccination certificates issued from these countries are not required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling to India.
Travelers must upload their COVID-19 vaccination certificate through the Air Suvidha portal.
Mandatory health declaration form for vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers are required to complete an Air Suvidha self-declaration form online a maximum of 72 hours before departure to India. Travelers must upload their COVID-19 vaccination certificate during the process. Travelers will receive an updated application document via email and are required to show this document to the immigration authority on arrival in India.
Mandatory proof of vaccination for India
Fully vaccinated travelers from a country with approved vaccination certificates must provide a vaccination certificate issued in one of these countries to be exempt from presenting proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result. Currently, vaccination certificates are accepted from these countries:
Albania, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Botswana, Bulgaria, Canada, Cambodia, Chile, Colombia, Dominica, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Eswatini, Finland, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Morocco, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Oman, Paraguay, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Philippines, Qatar, South Korea, Romania, Saint Kitts and Nevis, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Palestine, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Thailand, United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Uganda, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zimbabwe
Fully vaccinated travelers unable to present a valid vaccination certificate from a country in this list may be required to follow the requirements for unvaccinated travelers and present proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result.
Some Indian states also require either proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a current negative test result and/or testing on arrival if entering from other Indian states.
Travelers must have a valid vaccination certificate showing it has passed at least 15 days since the completion of the COVID-19 vaccination schedule.
Please check the source for more details.
COVID-19 test may be required on arrival
Travelers may be required to take a COVID-19 RT-PCR test at the airport at their own expense. Travelers with transit connections in India are also subject to tests on arrival.
Travelers who test negative should self-monitor for 14 days. If the test result is positive they should send a sample for genomic testing and start with treatment as per laid down standard protocol.
This requirement does not apply to:
- Travelers under the age of 5.
No quarantine required
Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in India. Instead, travelers are required to self-monitor their health for 14 days on arrival. If travelers develop signs or symptoms of COVID-19, they must immediately self-isolate and report to their nearest health facility or call the national helpline number or state helpline number.
Some Indian regions may have their own specific quarantine requirements. Please check the link for more information on regional quarantine requirements.
Recommended contact-tracing app
Travelers are advised by the Indian government to download the Aarogya Setu contact tracing application on their mobile phones.
Travelers are required to have an Indian mobile phone number to register their profile.
Health screening on arrival
Temperature screening is required for all travelers before departure to India, and on arrival in India.
Masks are mandatory in public
Travelers must wear masks while in public, especially in urban areas, indoors, and on public transportation.
COVID-19 Risk Information
Use of mask
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