Travel Restrictions Entering Sri Lanka from the United States for Vaccinated Travelers

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Summary

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Allowed

Transit is allowed

Policies
None 🎉
Last Major Change

Cases Per Million

0.45
Increased by -0.33
at 12/4/2022

Vaccinated

78.53%
Increased by 78.53%
at 10/30/2022
Return Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

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

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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.

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Visas

🇺🇸 United States

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Border Type
Air Sea
Description

Travelers can enter Sri Lanka. Please check the documentation and testing requirements before traveling.

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Allowed

Transit is allowed

Border Type
Air
Description

Travelers can transit through Sri Lanka. Travelers mustn’t leave the international airport area, and the connecting flight must be a maximum of 10 hours after the arrival.

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Before You Leave

Not Required

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required for vaccinated travelers

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers don’t need proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result before traveling to Sri Lanka.

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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Sri Lanka

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers must present a valid COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that at least 14 days have passed since the final administration of the vaccine.

The following travelers are also considered fully vaccinated:

  • Travelers aged 12-18 who have received at least 1 dose of a Pfizer vaccine a minimum of 2 weeks before arriving in Sri Lanka;
  • Travelers recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months and received at least 1 dose of a COVID-19 vaccine minimum of 14 days before departure.

Please check the source for more details.

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On Arrival

Not Required

Quarantine is not required

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Medical Business
Description

Travelers don’t need to quarantine on arrival.

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While There

Not Required

Masks are not required in public places

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Description

Travelers don’t need to wear masks in indoor or outdoor public places.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Low Risk
COVID-19 transmission is low in Sri Lanka.
Daily New Cases Per Million more information indicator
0.45
Increased by -0.33
at
Positive Test Rate more information indicator
0.83%
Decreased by 0.16%
at
Percent Vaccinated more information indicator
78.53%
Increased by 78.53%
at
People Vaccinated more information indicator
17,143,761
Increased by 17,143,761
at
Reproduction Rate more information indicator
0.78
Increased by -0.12
at

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

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