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Marshall Islands Travel Restrictions

Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter the Marshall Islands.

Marshall Islands entry details and exceptions

Marshall Islands authorities have introduced a number of precautionary measures, including a total suspension of international travellers coming into RMI. Domestic air travel between Majuro and Kwajalein on international airlines is also no longer permitted.


Outgoing travel to the Marshall IslandsTravelling from New Zealand to the Marshall Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering the Marshall Islands.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering the Marshall Islands.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from the Marshall Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from the Marshall Islands 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 the Marshall Islands 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.


FAQs

  • Most foreign visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter the Marshall Islands. Please check the official guidelines from the Marshall Islands for permitted groups and exceptions to the entry restrictions.

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter the Marshall Islands without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter the Marshall Islands.

  • Restaurants in the Marshall Islands are closed. Bars in the Marshall Islands are closed.

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