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Saint Kitts and Nevis Travel Restrictions

48.46% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 47.88% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Outgoing travel to Saint Kitts and NevisTravelling from New Zealand to Saint Kitts and Nevis

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Details and exceptions

Travelers staying longer than 3 days do not need to take a COVID-19 test on arrival. Instead they must take a test before departing Saint Kitts.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Details and exceptions

All travelers from India, Brazil, South Africa, United Kingdom must stay at a pre-approved hotel and quarantine for 14 days or for the duration of their trip, whichever is longer.

All travelers arriving by air are required to stay at a pre-approved location for 9-14 days or for the full duration of their trip, whichever is shorter. Fully vaccinated travelers must stay at a Travel Approved hotel for 9 days. They are required to take a COVID-19 RT-PCR test on the 9th day, and once their test is negative, they may integrate into the Federation participating in tours, attractions, restaurants, beach bars, retail shopping, etc. Unvaccinated travelers must stay at a Travel Approved hotel for 14 days. They are required to take two COVID-19 RT-PCR tests, on the 9th and 14th day. Upon receiving negative results of the first test, they are allowed to book select excursions and access select destination sites. Upon receiving negative results of the second test they will be allowed to integrate into St. Kitts and Nevis. If the visitor's stay is less than 7 days, they will be asked to take a PCR test before departing St. Kitts and Nevis. The test must be negative.

Documents
SKN COVID-19 contact tracing mobile app

Download the app and use it th first 14 days of travel.

Travel Authorization Form

Complete the form no later than 24 hours before departure to Saint Kitts and Nevis.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Saint Kitts and Nevis

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Saint Kitts and Nevis 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 Saint Kitts and Nevis 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 Saint Kitts and Nevis

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

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

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Saint Kitts and Nevis without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Saint Kitts and Nevis.

  • 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 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Saint Kitts and Nevis is required in public spaces.

  • Restaurants in Saint Kitts and Nevis are closed. Bars in Saint Kitts and Nevis are closed.