Travel Restrictions Entering Suriname from the United States for Vaccinated Travelers

Travel Restrictions Entering Suriname from the United States for Vaccinated Travelers

Summary

Border Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Policies
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Mandatory Masks

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2x Mandatory Documents

Last Major Change
Cases Per Million
56.00
Increased by-92.45
at 5/17/2022
Vaccinated
45.22%
Increased by45.22%
at 4/17/2022
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 Suriname.

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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 with restrictions

Description

Travelers arriving on a direct flight from selected countries only are allowed to enter Suriname following the listed procedures. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

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Visas

Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers

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Travel Purpose
TourismMedicalBusiness
Description

Fully vaccinated travelers are not required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling to Suriname.

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Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form

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Description

All travelers need to fill out the Port Health Assessment form before departure to Suriname.

Relevant Documents and Resources
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination for Suriname

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Description

Travelers who are fully vaccinated must show a valid vaccination certificate showing they completed the full course of the vaccination with a WHO EUL COVID-19 vaccine or a COVID-19 recovery certificate not older than 6 months.

Persons are considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after the last COVID-19 vaccination shot (for Johnson & Johson, only 1 shot is required).

Fully vaccinated also includes persons who after being tested positive for COVID-19, from 14 days to 3 months ago with a COVID-19 recovery certificate showing relevant test results (SARS-CoV-2 RT- PCR and CT value).

The vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covishield, Janssen, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sinopharm, and Sinovac.

Soberana 1, 2, plus or Abdala or Sputnik V are also accepted under the condition that travelers present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued a maximum of 48 hours by an accredited medical test entity before departure and take a COVID-19 antigen test 3 days after arrival in Suriname.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 18.
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Mandatory

Mandatory health insurance

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Description

Travelers are required to have valid health insurance with COVID-19 coverage with at least 30-day coverage.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Suriname citizens and residents.
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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required

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Description

Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Suriname.

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While There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

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

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Suriname.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
56.00
Increased by-92.45
at 5/17/2022
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
43.00%
Decreased by9.60%
at 5/18/2022
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
45.22%
Increased by45.22%
at 4/17/2022
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
267,593
Increased by267,593
at 4/17/2022
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.95
Decreased by0.20
at 5/17/2022

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, public gatherings remain limited to a maximum of 50 people. Information relating to the COVID-19 response in Suriname can be found, in Dutch, at https://covid-19.sr/
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Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in public spaces, enclosed environments, and on public transportation.

Public transportation

Operating
Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open but indoor dining is only permitted for vaccinated and recently tested customers.

Bars

Closed
Bars must remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

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

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