Open with restrictions

Trinidad and Tobago Travel Restrictions

43.49% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 42.52% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Trinidad and Tobago.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Trinidad and Tobago with a negative COVID-19 test result.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Trinidad and Tobago 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.


Trinidad and Tobago entry details and exceptions

Restriction does not apply to Trinidad and Tobago citizens and residents.Fully vaccinated with no symptoms of COVID-19 will not be required to go into quarantine and will not need to be re-tested

For exemption details you may visit Trinidad and Tobago Government


Outgoing travel to Trinidad and TobagoTravelling from New Zealand to Trinidad and Tobago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Trinidad and Tobago.

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

Details and exceptions

Travelers entering the country will be placed in state-supervised quarantine for 7 days. Testing will be done on the 6th day. A negative test result will allow release of the traveler to continue home isolation.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Trinidad and Tobago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Trinidad and Tobago 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 Trinidad and Tobago 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 Trinidad and Tobago

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

FAQs

  • Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Trinidad and Tobago with a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Trinidad and Tobago.

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

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Trinidad and Tobago.

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

  • Fully vaccinated travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine. Unvaccinated travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Trinidad and Tobago is required in public spaces.

  • Restaurants in Trinidad and Tobago are open with restrictions. Bars in Trinidad and Tobago are open with restrictions.