Open with restrictions

Chile Travel Restrictions

83.37% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 82.59% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Chile.

Outgoing travel to ChileTravelling from New Zealand to Chile

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Details and exceptions

Requirement does not apply to travelers under the age of 2. traveler must have a negative PCR, taken 72 hours before departure, counting from the last boarding on flights with stopovers and must have medical insurance with a minimum coverage of USD 30,000, which covers any expenses caused by Covid-19.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 5 days upon entering Chile.

Details and exceptions

This compulsory isolation must be carried out at a previously declared home, hotel or residence.

Documents
Health Declaration Form

The validity of this document is 48 hours.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Chile

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Chile must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to the following:

1. Children who are under two years of age.

2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19

3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Chile will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.

Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Chile

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Closed

FAQs

  • Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chile.

  • Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Chile.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Chile.

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

  • Travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 5 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Chile is required in public spaces and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Chile are open with restrictions. Bars in Chile are closed.