Partial entry is possible. However, travelers from the following regions and countries are not allowed to enter: Schengen area, Brazil, China, Iran, Ireland, South Africa, United Kingdom. This also applies to travellers who have stayed in one of these regions and countries within the last 14 days before entry. The ban on entry for travelers from these regions and countries is in effect until further notice.
The following border crossings are closed:
- Some land border crossings - including most of the Mexican and Canadian borders.
Travel within the country:
Travel within the country is only partially possible until further notice. Some states require travelers from other states with high levels of infection to test negative for COVID or impose quarantines of up to 14 days. An overview of each state's rules can be found at the following link: https://www.cdc.gov/publichealthgateway/healthdirectories/healthdepartments.html.
Quarantine measures of up to 7 days are imposed upon entry. These are valid until further notice.
Important when entering the country:
In relation to the general entry requirements for the USA below, there may be deviations in some states. Therefore, please inform yourself in any case well in advance about the current measures, for example via the following link: https://www.cdc.gov/publichealthgateway/healthdirectories/healthdepartments.html.
A negative COVID-19 test must be presented. It must be a PCR or antigen test, which must be presented at departure and must not be older than 3 days at that time. The test can be printed out or presented electronically. Travelers who have been infected with COVID-19 within three months prior to departure are exempt from the testing requirement, but must provide appropriate documentation. Travelers will be tested locally for coronavirus. Testing occurs within three to five days of entry. Problems may arise if travelers exhibit symptoms of illness. Affected travelers may be subject to quarantine measures or entry bans. If travelers test positive for coronavirus during their trip, they should expect further action.
Transit is only partially possible until further notice. Travelers from countries banned from entering the country will also not be allowed transit.
Important at destination:
There will be public restrictions. These will apply until further notice.
- Hotels/holiday accommodation: partly open
- Restaurants/cafés: partly open
- Shops: partly open
- Museums/sights: Partially open
- Public transport: Partially available
- Mask requirement: Partially
- Regional variations possible