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Curaçao Travel Restrictions

53.50% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 52.89% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Curaçao.
For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Curaçao for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.

Curaçao entry details and exceptions

Curacao has restricted the entry of all travelers who are not airline crew, authorized medical personnel, authorized government personnel, or residents of Curacao who have been pre-approved for entry by the Government of Curacao. Residents, medical personnel, and government personnel must have a verification letter from the government of Curacao proving they are allowed to enter Curacao.

Curaçao has required travelers to complete the digital immigration card online before departure and digitally fill out the Passenger Locator Card(PLC) and carry a printed document of proof with you. Can be found at https://dicardcuracao.com/portal.. Travelers arriving from medium-risk countries must present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to arrival to enter the country.


Outgoing travel to CuraçaoTraveling from Canada to Curaçao

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Curaçao.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Curaçao.

Details and exceptions

In accordance with existing policies, anyone who needs to travel to Curacao from a high risk country must apply for a permit to enter the island, which will include a mandatory quarantine of 14 days. Every traveler is responsible for paying the cost of the mandatory quarantine, and any possible cost incurred in the isolation period and the PCR test at the end of the period.

Documents
Passenger Locator Form

48 hours before departure to Curacao and have your printed document ready.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Curaçao

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Curaçao must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.

Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Curaçao will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.

Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Curaçao

Masks:Required in enclosed environments and public transportation.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Curaçao but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in enclosed environments and public transportation.

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