Open with restrictions

Paraguay Travel Restrictions

39.32% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 38.32% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Paraguay.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Paraguay with a negative COVID-19 test result.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Paraguay 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.


Outgoing travel to ParaguayTravelling from New Zealand to Paraguay

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Paraguay.

Details and exceptions

Children under the age of 10 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test

Those with COVID-19 in the last 14-90 days also may enter with documentation and without a current test.

Travelers are required to have valid health insurance with COVID-19 coverage.

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 5 days upon entering Paraguay.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

Details and exceptions

Travelers will be tested in a public or private laboratory authorized by the Central Public Health Laboratory and may break the quarantine if the result is negative.

Documents
Traveler's Health Information form

Within 24 hours before departure.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Paraguay

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Paraguay 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 Paraguay 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 Paraguay

Masks:Required in enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

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

  • Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Paraguay with a negative COVID-19 test result.

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

  • Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departure.

  • Fully vaccinated travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine. Unvaccinated travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 5 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Paraguay is required in enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Paraguay are open with restrictions. Bars in Paraguay are open with restrictions.