Citizens and lawful permanent residents of the United States, certain family members, and other individuals who meet specified exceptions, will be allowed to enter the United States.
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Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to the United States.
This applies to ALL incoming air travelers even those who have been fully vaccinated.
Children under the age of 2 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test results.
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering the United States.
Travelers are recommended to quarantine between 7-10 days after arrival in the US.
A COVID-19 test is recommended to be taken 3-5 days after arrival. If the test is negative, it is recommended that travelers quarantine for 7 days. If the test is positive, they should self-isolate until recovery.
Travelers should check quarantine requirements for the specific states they are going to as some states may still have mandatory quarantine for incoming international travelers.
Travellers returning from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.
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
Visitors returning from the United States will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.
Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Australia, Cook Islands and Niue) must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.
Quarantine-free travel in New South Wales and Queensland are temporary suspended until further notice.
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter the United States.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter the United States with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter the United States with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure.
Travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine.
Mask usage in the United States is recommended in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants in the United States are open with restrictions. Bars in the United States are open with restrictions.
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