Covid travel news for Jamaica

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Updates for Jamaica


Many countries warn against travel to Jamaica

The FCO (The Foreign & Commonwealth Office from the UK) and other countries now advise against all but essential travel to Jamaica. This means that those returning to Jamaica on or after the 29 August will now have to self-isolate for 14 days in the UK. 

Updated on August 28, 2020.

Disclaimer the information is correct to the best of Weather & Climate's knowledge at the time of publication. Given the rapidly evolving nature of the international response to the COVID-19 outbreak Weather and Climate cannot guarantee its accuracy and can accept no liability for any errors or omissions

Jamaica is reopening its borders to all international tourists

Beginning June 15, all arriving passengers to Jamaica will be required to have a Travel Authorization prior to check-in for a flight to Jamaica. Upon arrival the tourist will undergo a health screening.

Entry Requirements:

A- Tourists with no symptoms and traveling from low-risk areas will not require a mandatory test at the airport. They will then freely be allowed to travel to their hotel and enjoy their trip. No quarantine.

B- Tourists with symptoms or traveling from a high-risk area or deemed high-risk will be tested at the airport. They will have to await the test results under quarantine at a hotel. (up to 48 hours)

See all the entry requirements and health protocols for traveling to Jamaica

Updated on July 22, 2020.

Disclaimer the information is correct to the best of Weather & Climate's knowledge at the time of publication. Given the rapidly evolving nature of the international response to the COVID-19 outbreak Weather and Climate cannot guarantee its accuracy and can accept no liability for any errors or omissions